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Our 1871 | Marcelo De Santis, Digital Innovator

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Posted by: 1871 on 7/12/18 9:00 AM

Our 1871 is a series of articles, photos, and videos introducing you to the amazing people who power our community. Simple 1871 fact -- the people make the place.Today we chat with mentor Marcelo De Santis, who's led innovation at companies like Kraft Foods, Mondalez, and Pirelli. 

Our 1871 | Shirley Yang of Muses

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Posted by: 1871 on 6/28/18 6:02 AM

Our 1871 is a series of articles, photos, and videos introducing you to the amazing people who power our community. Simple 1871 fact -- the people make the place.Today we chat with mentor Shirley Yang, founder of Muses, a global brand builders' network where entrepreneurs, small business owners, and influencers create partnerships for growth.

Our 1871 | Isaiah Sarju of Revis Solutions

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Posted by: 1871 on 6/21/18 12:00 AM

Simple 1871 fact -- the people make the place. Today we chat with Isaiah Sarju, Co-Owner of cyber security consultancy Revis Solutions.  

Our 1871 | Emily Santos of Code2040 and 1871

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Posted by: 1871 on 6/14/18 9:08 AM

Simple 1871 fact -- the people make the place. Today we chat with Emily Santos, Code2040 Diversity Fellow on her experience at 1871. After a full year helping to coordinate diversity initiatives in our community, Emily's fellowship is finally drawing to an end. Here we celebrate her last week with us with a special Our 1871!

Our 1871 | Brian Walker of AE Marketing Group

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Posted by: 1871 on 6/6/18 11:20 PM

Simple 1871 fact -- the people make the place. Today we chat with Brian Walker, Founder of AE Marketing Group, about his "Aha!" moment, creating a powerhouse community of C-suites, and how he deals with tough times.

Our 1871 | Diana Lopez-Obaldo of 1871

Community, Our 1871
Posted by: 1871 on 5/31/18 5:00 AM

It's Chicago Woman Week next week, and we're especially excited about their inaugural GET NOTICED: Latina Edition event on June 6th at 1871, featuring as a panelist our very own Diana Lopez-Obaldo, Director of External Affairs! Today's Our 1871 celebrates Diana and her favorite 1871 insights and moments.

Our 1871 | Kyle Bradley of Nava Print Studio

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Posted by: 1871 on 5/23/18 10:42 PM

Simple 1871 fact -- the people make the place. Today we chat with Kyle Bradley, Founder of Nava Print Studio, about his work with emerging artists and the challenges of entrepreneurship as part of the Our 1871 series.

Our 1871 | Andre Johnson of LiveEquipd

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Posted by: 1871 on 5/17/18 3:51 PM

Simple 1871 fact -- the people make the place. Today we chat with Andre Johnson, Founder of LiveEquipd, about his "aha!" moment, overcoming trauma, and empowerment as part of the Our 1871 series.

Our 1871 | Robert Poissant of 1871

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Posted by: 1871 on 5/10/18 10:00 PM

Simple 1871 fact -- the people make the place. Today we chat with Rob Poissant, 1871's new resident movie maker, about his love for video and what drew him to the 1871 community.

Our 1871 | Jasmine Shells of Five to Nine

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Posted by: 1871 on 5/3/18 10:24 PM

Simple 1871 fact -- the people make the place. That's why we wanted to highlight the community that makes our home in the Merchandise Mart special. Today we chat with Jasmine Shells, CEO and Co-Founder of Five to Nine and 1871 Diversity Scholar, about inspiration, grit, and inclusion as part of the Our 1871 series.

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