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#MeetTheStartups, Episode #2: Inside the Teams


By, Eric Duboe, 1871 team intern

In the second episode of #MeetTheStartups, I had the opportunity to walk around 1871 … » Continue

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Mark Achler presents “Why Values Driven Companies Deliver Better Shareholder Results”


By: Yasha Saxena, 1871 team intern

This morning 1871 was lucky enough to have Mark Achler, Senior Vice President of New … » Continue

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Data collaboration for social good


Originally posted on Google’s Policy by the Number blog and the event was hosted at 1871 (@1871Chicago)

Governments making more … » Continue

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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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