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May 26, 2022
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Chicago Mayor Lori E. Lightfoot & World Business Chicago Announce the Inaugural Chicago Venture Summit Future-of-Food

More than 600 founders, Fortune 500 leaders, and investors are attending Chicago’s flagship food innovation conference hosted by World Business Chicago CHICAGO, May 26, 2022 – Chicago Mayor Lori E. Lightfoot today welcomes more than 600 venture capitalists & investors, founders, innovators, and corporate executives for a sold-out[…]

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May 9, 2022
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Cleveland Avenue, LLC Ceo Don Thompson & Vital Proteins Ceo Tracey Warner Halama Headline First-ever Chicago Venture Summit, Future-of-Food May 25-26, 2022

PRESS RELEASE World Business Chicago 180 N. LaSalle Street Chicago, IL 60601 Media Contact: Andrew Hayes 312-823-4333 For Immediate Release CLEVELAND AVENUE, LLC CEO DON THOMPSON & VITAL PROTEINS CEO TRACEY WARNER HALAMA HEADLINE FIRST-EVER CHICAGO VENTURE SUMMIT, FUTURE-OF-FOOD MAY 25-26, 2022 World Business Chicago’s annual venture summit expands[…]

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May 3, 2022
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Senior Program Manager, Chicago Sister Cities International

Title: Senior Program Manager, Chicago Sister Cities International Department: Global Strategic Initiatives   World Business Chicago (WBC) is a public-private, non-profit partnership that drives inclusive economic growth and job creation, supports business, and promotes Chicago as a leading global city. The Global Strategic Initiatives (GSI) team leads WBC’s[…]

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May 3, 2022
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Director of Business Development – FinTech Industry

World Business Chicago is a public-private, non-profit partnership that drives inclusive economic growth and job creation, supports business, and promotes Chicago as a leading global city.  Position Summary The Director of Business Development is a full-time position that reports to the Executive Vice President of Business Development and[…]

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April 13, 2022
World Business Chicago Launches Black and Latino Excellence Investment Summit

World Business Chicago Launches *new* Access to Capital Program for Black & Latino Business Owners & Entrepreneurs in Chicago: Black & Latino Excellence Investment Summit 2022 (CHICAGO) – April 13, 2022 — World Business Chicago, the city’s private-public economic development agency, today announces a pilot program to connect[…]

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