"Phil Wenz is Santa Claus and one of Chicago's Very Own."
WGN-TV Channel Nine, Chicago, IL
"No one can pull off the Santa Act better."
Chicago Tribune, Chicago, IL
"The Master Santa!"
Daily Herald, Arlington Heights, IL
"We got tons of compliments. They just loved him."
Terri Kaminski, Brach?s Holiday Parade, Chicago, IL
"Phil Wenz is the most authentic Santa in the Chicago area."
The News Sun, Waukegan, IL
"Don?t tell the kids, but we?ve got the real Santa for our parade, Phillip Wenz of Chicago."
Houston Chronicle, Houston, TX
"We are proud to have you as our Santa for our parade."
Virginia Calton Ballard, Bank United Thanksgiving Day Parade, Houston, TX
"Wenz has turned Santa into his life?s work."
Naperville Sun, Naperville, IL
"The official Santa to the City of Houston."
Susan Christensen, City of Houston Tree Lighting
"You really must be Santa Claus."
Debby Winans, Chicago Christmas Parade Association
"This Santa is the real thing."
Niles Spectator, Niles, IL
"As far as we are concerned, he IS Santa."
Golfmill Shopping Center Association, Niles, IL
"He's as close to Santa as you can get."
Ron Zaccard, Springhill Mall, Dundee, IL
"The nation's foremost practitioner and student of the Claus arts."
Eric Zorn, Tribune Media Service, Chicago, IL
"A man who needs only one introduction. Santa Claus."
Jim Shean, Chicago?s Mayors Office of Special Events
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