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The CEC Names Braintree the 2012 Momentum Award Winner

10/25/12

Chicago’s Business Community Celebrates at 5th Annual Momentum Awards; CEC Raises $1.5 million to Support 2013 Initiatives

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Matthew Helbig: Inside The Impact Engine

10/22/12

Matthew Helbig is a team member at Azadi, one of Impact Engine companies and 1871 member. Here is his take … » Continue

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Chicago Ideas Week and Startup America at 1871

10/21/12

What do Brad Feld, the managing director of the Foundry Group and co-founder of TechStars, Scott Case, the founding CTO … » Continue

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Chicago JobHack October 27 & 28

10/15/12

Despite 12.5 million unemployed workers in the US, there are more than 3.8 million unfilled jobs. Do you have the … » Continue

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10/11/1871: “All gone but wife, children, and energy”

10/11/12

A few days before we officially opened 1871 in the Merchandise Mart on May 2nd, 2012, Scott Kluth, the Fouder … » Continue

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Entrepreneurial Leaders From Across the Country Head to Chicago for Fourth Startup America Regional Summit

10/09/12

Champions from 35 States to Focus on Importance of Local Startup Communities Featuring Steve Case, Jean Case, Brad Feld, … » Continue

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Help a Local Startup Win Free Tickets to the CEC Momentum Awards

10/03/12

I think we can all agree 2012 has been a momentous year for the local startup scene.

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Governor Quinn Announces STEM-focused Education Initiative at 1871

09/21/12

Blog by Mark Harris, President & CEO of Illinois Science & Technology Coalition (ISTC)

Last Friday, September 14th Governor Quinn … » Continue

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comScore and 1871 Announce Partnership to Help Accelerate Chicago Area Startups

09/18/12

Blog reprinted from comScore blog

by Gian Fulgoni, Executive Chairman and Co-Founder of comScore

As a veteran of the … » Continue

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1871 & IIT Institute of Design Lecture Series: User-centered Design for Start Ups

09/12/12

By Hugh Musick, Associate Dean & Director of Education, IIT Institute of Design

Advances in technology enable today’s digital startups … » Continue

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