Co-Founder, Creative & Marketing Director
Cher Garrett is owner of Loft on Lake, a top alternative wedding and event venue in the West Loop of Chicago. A successful business owner and creative leader for the past 20 years, she also owns KGA Garrett Associates Inc., a domestic and international strategic branding and graphic design firm.
Cher is recognized for building well-known brands for large corporations, top-tier associations and for involvement with charitable organizations such as Art Against Aids, American Cancer Society and Starlight Foundation.
Fostered by Cher’s nurturing management style, Loft on Lake has quickly become an outlet for creative expression and continues to attract those seeking an environmentally conscious and unique event experience.
Garrett mentors design, entrepreneurial and hospitality students, is a conservationist and dedicated recycler. Loft on Lake is a member of the Chicago Convention and Tourism Bureau, Green Wedding Alliance, Wish Upon a Wedding sponsor, The Knot, Little Black Book, MPI, and recipient of the BizBash’s Best New Chicago Venue award 2009.
KGA is a WBE, recipient of Summit Creative, Graphic Design USA, The Vision Award, Golden Web Award, Creativity 31 awards for branding, design and video/filmmaking.