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Archive for December, 2020
December 15, 2020
Mayor Lightfoot Joins World Business Chicago to Announce Chicago is Ranked #1 for Transport & Warehousing in North America

Chicago Also Awarded #1 for FDI Strategy in fDi’s Transport and Warehousing Locations CHICAGO–Mayor Lori E. Lightfoot and World Business Chicago (WBC) today announced that fDi Intelligence (fDi), a service of the Financial Times, ranks Chicago as #1 in North America for Transport and Warehousing Cities of the[…]

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December 7, 2020
Mayor Lightfoot Announces CEO Leadership Transition at World Business Chicago

CHICAGO—Mayor Lori E. Lightfoot, World Business Chicago (WBC) Vice Chair Mellody Hobson and WBC President and CEO Andrea L. Zopp today announced that Zopp will step down from her position at the end of the calendar year. Zopp is moving on to an opportunity at Cleveland Avenue, a privately-held[…]

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December 3, 2020
Mayor Lightfoot, ChicagoNEXT & World Business Chicago Announce Startup Chicago

The new startup growth program will drive investment for the city’s most promising startups during COVID-19 CHICAGO — Mayor Lori E. Lightfoot, ChicagoNEXT, and World Business Chicago today announced the launch of Startup Chicago, a new startup growth program to drive national venture capital investment for Chicago entrepreneurs.[…]

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