1871 Blog

Very First Press Release…CHEERS!!

07/16/13

(25th June 2013 – Chicago, Ill.)- Ten2Party, Chicago’s revolutionary … » Continue

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MAYOR EMANUEL, GOVERNOR QUINN AND 1871 ANNOUNCE $8.3M IN NEW CAPITAL RAISED BY 1871 STARTUPS

07/11/13

1871 Members Caremerge, MarkITx, RocketTravel, SimpleRelevance, Tempesta Media and Whittl raise Combined $8+ Million in Capital Investments in … » Continue

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Entrepreneur Stories: Jin Hwang from EveningFlow

07/03/13

Interview conducted by Audrey Cheng (1871 intern)

What is EveningFlow?

We tell you what’s happening inside every venue in … » Continue

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Entrepreneur Stories: George Page from Portapure

07/03/13

Interview conducted by Audrey Cheng (1871 intern)

What is Portapure?

Portapure basically invents, designs and manufacturers affordable, easy-to-use water … » Continue

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Entrepreneur Stories: Josh Sutcher from Train Heroic

07/03/13

Interview conducted by Audrey Cheng (1871 intern)

What is Train Heroic?

What Train Heroic does is that it brings … » Continue

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Reflection: My Internship at 1871

07/03/13

“My biggest motivation? Just to keep challenging myself. I see life almost like one long University education that I never … » Continue

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I Heart Techweek – (The Launching of a Startup)

07/02/13

Woah. That was one crazy week, dude. Geeks everywhere.

English wasn’t even the primary language of choice at Techweek 2013 … » Continue

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NBC 5 News: How Videos Spark Social Media Enthusiasm

06/27/13

Another local Chicago firm that really nails customer videos is BrokerSavant, a company that specializes in commercial real estate marketing. … » Continue

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Meet Advisors: Can a Chicago Based Startup Improve the Commercial Real Estate Industry?

06/27/13

Founded in 2009, Chicago-based BrokerSavant has developed a platform that helps small organizations including municipalities, chamber of commerce, small brokerage … » Continue

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National Chamber Review: Chambers and Realtors You Have a Partner in BrokerSavant

06/27/13

Chamber of Commerce have a duty to serve the interests of everyone in their community, business owners and citizens alike. … » Continue

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