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J Blaszczykiewicz

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BMO Harris Bank and 1871 Launch WMN•FINtech, Women’s Fintech Program

PYROS, Women, BMO Harris Bank
Posted by: J Blaszczykiewicz on 4/28/20 11:06 AM


Kathleen Szot, Corporate Communications Manager, BMO Harris Bank,

J Blaszczykiewicz, Director of Marketing, 1871,

Women-led fintech startups from across the U.S. can apply through May 11

mHUB, MATTER and 1871 Join Forces to Mobilize Tech Community Around Solutions to COVID-19


Melissa Lederer, Chief Experience Officer, mHUB

Liz Kennedy, Marketing Manager, MATTER

J Blaszczykiewicz, Director of Marketing, 1871

1871 and Chicagoland-based Discover partner to put on a full day of female-focused programming for International Women’s Day this March. The event at 1871 kicks off a month of events dedicated to women in tech.



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Relish Works’ “Food Foundry” Accelerator Program for Innovative Foodservice Startups Launches Second Cohort

Food Foundry
Posted by: J Blaszczykiewicz on 12/17/19 9:33 AM

Relish Works, in partnership with Gordon Food Service and 1871, commences their second cohort of The Food Foundry with seven finalists who will begin an accelerator program unique to the foodservice industry.


Community, Members, PYROS
Posted by: J Blaszczykiewicz on 11/20/19 8:55 AM

1871’s latest initiative - entitled “PYROS” - provides member companies and founders with multi-stage, tailored resources, tools, mentors, workshops, curriculum, and peer groups based on their startups’ business development needs.

1871 Becomes #1 Private Business Incubator In the World

The Best Programs in the World have Been Announced at the World Incubation Summit in Doha, Qatar; 1871 takes home two distinct awards: World #1 Private Business Incubator and Most Promising - Women Founders.

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