ING DIRECT USA to Host Chicago Savers Tweetup

Chestnut Street Cafe Meet-n-Greet With ING DIRECT USA COO

Jan 25, 2010, 10:15 ET from ING DIRECT USA

WILMINGTON, Del., Jan. 25 /PRNewswire/ -- Are you looking for some one-on-one time with the COO of the nation's largest direct bank? Maybe you are earning a degree, or earning an income and trying to figure out how to divide up money between your savings account, happy hour, iPhone apps and groceries? We can help.

On Thursday, January 28, ING DIRECT USA, the nation's largest direct bank, will host a Tweetup at its Chestnut Street Cafe.  Twitterers, bloggers, students and other savings-savvy Chicagoans will have the chance to discuss everything from savings habits to social media.

Jim Kelly, the Chief Operating Officer for ING DIRECT USA, will be the special guest and host of the event. Get creative and ask Jim about anything from career paths, to personal finance, to how ING DIRECT USA was created. Questions for Jim and his answers will be posted in real-time on Twitter at #SaversQA.  Those who can't make the Tweetup but have a question for Jim, are asked to send an @reply or a direct message to @INGDIRECT on Twitter.  Free food and beverages will be provided.

Visit to RSVP and for more information.


ING DIRECT USA Cafe in Chicago

21 East Chestnut Street

Chicago, IL 60611

(The Cafe is located between N. Wabash Ave. and N. State St.)


Thursday, January 28, 2010; Tweetup from 4:00 – 5:00 P.M. CT; Social Networking from 5:00 – 7:00 P.M. CT


Interviews with Jim Kelly, Cafe associates, and Tweetup attendees


ING DIRECT USA, the nation's largest direct bank and largest thrift, is dedicated to inspiring Americans to become a nation of savers. Since its inception in 2000, more than 7.6 million Americans have entrusted their savings with ING DIRECT USA, building the bank to $89.7 billion in assets. ING DIRECT USA has developed a comprehensive social media Savers Community, including Twitter, Facebook and its We, The Savers blog. For more information about ING DIRECT USA call 1-800-ING-DIRECT, and for information about its commitment to financial education visit Planet Orange.