1871 Blog

1871 releases MeetTheStartups video series


It’s been just over two months since 1871 opened its doors on May 2nd and welcomed the first round of digital … » Continue

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Silicon Valley Bank Chicago releases HALO Report at 1871


This morning we hosted a breakfast at 1871 for entrepreneurs and members of the investment community in partnership with » Continue

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Mayor Rahm Emanuel makes ThinkChicago announcement at 1871


Last Friday, Mayor Rahm Emanuel visited 1871 for a press conference and to tour this digital startup center.  The Mayor … » Continue

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VIDEO: Open Table Founder Chuck Templeton at Chicago Founders’ Stories @ 1871


By: Pat Ryan

Open Table Founder Chuck Templeton was our featured Founder at June’s Chicago Founders’ Stories @ 1871.  We … » Continue

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A Better Chicago launches Project Impact!


Some exciting news from our friends at A Better Chicago, a nonprofit venture philanthropy fund operating out … » Continue

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GrubHub Founders Matt Maloney & Mike Evans in Chicago Founder’s Stories @ 1871


By Pat Ryan Jr, Founder and CEO of INCISENT

Grub Hub Founders Matt Maloney and Mike Evans shared the highlights … » Continue

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1871 Welcomes Impact Engine!


1871 is proud to announce today that Impact Engine is going to run out of the new startup center … » Continue

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Global and US Leaders Visit 1871


When we were thinking about the many roles a space like 1871 could play in Chicago’s startup community, one role … » Continue

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“More Than an Incubator” – 1871 video story by First Business


Check out a great new story on 1871 by First Business posted on YouTube: » Continue

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British Prime Minister David Cameron Tours Chicago’s Digital Entrepreneur Hub “1871″ Prior To NATO Summit


UK leader meets with digital entrepreneurs, underscores role of start-ups in economic growth; invites Chicago delegation to UK’s Tech City … » Continue

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