CHICAGO – IML 2014 had it’s unofficial kick-off with the Welcome Party at Touche. Many of the contestants who have arrived in Chicago took the shuttle up to Rogers Park for will probably be their last relaxed night until Sunday. Contestants from as close as Chicago and Green Bay and as far away as Sydney and London socialized with locals and IML attendees just arriving. IML officially kicks off with the opening ceremonies on Thursday at the Park West. Stay tuned for more photos and reports from the weekend!