1871 Blog

Microsoft’s Steve Ballmer Visits 1871 Community

03/07/13

Chicago can teach Seattle a lot in terms of snow removal, but yesterday in a standing-room only crowd, Chicago entrepreneurs … » Continue

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Video Series: CEC Board Member Gen Thiers of Sittercity.com on being an entrepreneur

03/06/13

Today we introduce a new video series featuring many of our fantastic CEC board members discussing their personal experiences and … » Continue

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StartupBus Chicago, this is your Conductor…

02/19/13

By: Ravi Singh (2013 Chicago Conductor)

Chicago has been given an incredible opportunity this year with StartupBus adding a Midwest … » Continue

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Kevin Willer to Transition from CEO of CEC to Partner at i2A Fund

02/13/13

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Kevin Willer to Transition from CEO of CEC to Partner at i2A Fund
Decision … » Continue

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“EveningFlow: 1871 Then and Now”

01/30/13

 

By Jin Hwang, founder of EveningFlow an 1871 member

It’s been an amazing ride at 1871 for EveningFlow.

At … » Continue

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Talks @ 1871: Scott McNealy

01/28/13

Last month, Andrew McNealy who runs Wayin in the Midwest (and 1871 associate member) called … » Continue

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Press Release: MAYOR EMANUEL BRINGS TOGETHER LEADING WOMEN IN CHICAGO’S TECH START-UP SCENE

01/15/13

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – January 15, 2013

CONTACT:
Mayor’s Press Office
312.744.3334
press@cityofchicago.org

MAYOR … » Continue

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2012 felt a lot like 1871

01/06/13

2012 felt a lot like 1871.

Chicago’s startup community came together last year to open a home for early-stage startups … » Continue

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Learning user-centered design from experts at IIT Institute of Design

12/21/12

By Hugh Musick, Associate Dean; Director of Executive Education

IIT Institute of Design

You have an idea, the technological know-how to … » Continue

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1871 Invades Park City

12/14/12

By Erik Severinghaus, founder & CEO of SimpleRelevance

The Email Insider Summit in Park City, Utah is one of the … » Continue

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