How To Reduce

For a millennial like myself, being taught the importance of the environment was a basic part of my early childhood education. I remember going to school when I was in 2nd grade and seeing a presentation about recycling. The presenter did this for a living, I assume, since she had […]

Arctic Tundra

All my low blood-pressure people in the house! Can I get a, “We’re freezing even though it’s a comfortable 75 degrees and I really wish I brought a sweater even though I didn’t want to have to carry it!” Yeah, me too. On more than one occasion, a friend or […]

FUND Conference

Last week, zooKKs had the distinct pleasure to participate in the Chicago based FUND Conference. For the past two years, the FUND Conference has been an invaluable resource to entrepreneurs and startups in the Midwest. Not only was this event an exciting opportunity to talk with more working professionals about […]

A Festival of Traffic

Ah, Summer in Chicago. A time of fantastical proportions, where the air either smells like chocolate and the most delicious food you’ll ever eat, or hot garbage. Where the beaches are packed but the water is still ice cold—the Polar Plunge anyone? But the best (and worst) part of Summer […]

Get zooKKs!

The greatest transportation troubles are experienced when commuting between the home and the workplace. Long distance commutes, coupled with quickly developing urban areas has made bumper-to-bumper traffic an expected and frustrating part of each morning and evening commute. The issue of traffic congestion is severe for commuters in any city. Most […]

Control Your Commute

It’s no secret that these are trying times. Tensions are high and conflict seems to be escalating, both globally and nationally. For many, our feelings are inching away from trust and more towards fear. In times like this, we crave control over our lives—in everything from the roast of our […]

zooKKs Got Down on Friday!

What’s happening, Hot Stuff? This last friday, zooKKs was honored to participate in an event with 1871 at the Merchandise Mart. Aside from being the office space we call home, 1871 is a unique hub of creative voices and innovative thinkers in Chicago. Founded in 2012 by Howard Tullman (the cool […]