Katlin Smith is a named 30 under 30, an Inc Magazine Contributor, and the Founder and CEO of Simple Mills. She believes that her entire journey as an entrepreneur contains valuable lessons, none of which she would take back.
The Chicago Connectory is a co-creation community of entrepreneurs, IoT startups, corporate innovators and creative minds. As a center for IoT, the Connectory provides the technical support and industry expertise startups need to drive the future of IoT.
When you meet Kristina Heinze, you're in rare air. A self-described, "bull in a china shop," with an infectious smile fueled by Nespresso, she's co-founder and partner of the private equity firm ParkerGale Capital.
Steve Pemberton is the Global Chief Diversity Officer of Walgreens Boots Alliance, which is the first global pharmacy-led health enterprise, as well as the largest retail pharmacy, health and daily living destination across the US and Europe.
Hannah’s Bretzel’s philosophy is to start with quality ingredients and follow with a conscience. With locations throughout Chicago, Hannah’s Bretzel serves gourmet uber sandwiches, while striving to positively impact stakeholders.
LaSalle Network has landed on Inc. Magazine’s "Inc. 500/5000" list for 10 consecutive years, and has received over 70 culture-based awards for being a "Best Place to Work." It all starts with LaSalle Network's Founder and CEO Tom Gimbel's view on company culture.
David VanHimbergen's seventeen-year career is full of iconic Procter and Gamble brands, bookended by Tide. In addition, his most recent role was in global innovation for the brand. So who better to launch Tide Spin than David?