Brulant Announces Launch of Chicago 2016 Olympic Bid Website,


Chicago, IL (PRWEB) March 2, 2007

Brulant, Inc., one of the leading ecommerce and online business partners in the nation, announced today that the website it developed for Chicago’s 2016 Olympic Bid Committee,, has launched. The site was launched on Saturday, January 20th, 2007, and was created in partnership with Nology Interactive and a website design firm, VSA Partners, Inc.

“Participating in such a high-profile project is rewarding in and of itself, but we found it doubly rewarding as Chicagoans to play an integral role in the effort to bring the 2016 Olympic Games here,” said Suketu Gandhi, Managing Partner of Brulant’s Chicago office, a key player in the company’s web and application development services.

“We wanted the website to be highly interactive for visitors, and Suketu and his team ensured that the user experience was outstanding, delivering the equivalent of several months of work within a very short time,” said Pat Ryan, Chairman and CEO of the Chicago Olympics 2016 Bid Committee. “The Brulant team brought a high level of creativity, professionalism and sheer dedication to the table and delivered a site that is playing a key role now and throughout our planned efforts leading up to the United States Olympic Committee’s domestic selection in April.”

About Brulant

Brulant is one of the nation’s preeminent online solutions firms, fusing leading-edge technology with break-through interactive and internet marketing and creative design. In 2005 the company was ranked by Advertising Age Magazine as the 36th largest interactive firm in the country and the 4th largest in the Midwest. Ultimately, Brulant is focused on delivering multi-channel solutions that increase client’s revenue by deepening customer relationships, brand loyalty while reducing customer acquisition costs and attrition.

Brulant is a true multi-channel integration partner focused on ensuring one compelling customer experience across all channels, from web initiatives to call centers, stores, kiosks, etc. Brulant celebrates a proven track record throughout its core competencies, including interactive marketing and strategy, creative website design and usability, technology services, portal and web development, and business intelligence. Brulant’s clients are Fortune 2000 companies within the consumer products, financial services, hospitality healthcare and retail sectors.

With offices in Chicago, Cleveland, and Boston, the company works with clients on a national basis including: Bass Pro Shops, Borders, Citizens Bank, The Cleveland Clinic, Hallmark, ICI Paints, Key Bank, Luxottica, Marriott International, National City Bank, Nationwide, and Scotts Turf Care. For more information, visit

About Chicago 2016

The Chicago 2016 Exploratory Committee is an Illinois not for profit corporation (which has applied for status as a 501(c)(3) corporation) whose mission is to seek, on behalf of the City of Chicago, the privilege of hosting the Games of the XXXI Olympiad in Chicago. The Committee’s Board comprises business, civic, athletic, cultural and academic leaders representing Chicago and the surrounding Midwest region. Its honorary chairmen are Chicago Mayor Richard M. Daley and Illinois Governor Rod Blagojevich. Patrick Ryan serves as chairman and CEO.

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