U Chicago alum Jessy Gartenstein lives with celiacs disease which makes indulging in ice cream difficult. While at school, classmate Erik Nadeau shared his family’s banana-based ice cream recipe with Gartenstein. The dessert only has four ingredients, no dairy...
Billionaire venture capitalist JB Pritzker is running for governor of Illinois. He came on to the Technori LIVE podcast to talk about his history of Chicago-tech investment. Host Scott Kitun also asks how his history in tech will parlay...
Shopping.gives turns your everyday shopping into fundraising for organizations and communities. Giving Tuesday is a major day to asking. CEO Ronny Sage found a way to ask the right way at the right time. He found he had to...
ClearCover is a platform with the goal of cutting down on car insurance costs. CEO Kyle Nakatsuji saw his company raise over $11 million in year one. Nakatsuji’s company is a disruptor. So how do you disrupt a powerful industry...
Kyle Swinsky is the CEO and Co-founder of AMOpportunites. His team won the University of Chicago New Venture Challenge back in June. The business has grown to have 500 sites across the United States. The US needs access to high-skilled...
Physicians are in demand and are hard to come by. Ben Albert is the CEO and Co-founder of Upfront Healthcare Services. Albert noticed how inefficient doctor patient scheduling was when helping with his ailing grandfather. Upfront ensures practitioners efficiently meet...
Joseph Greer is the founder of makexchange. Joseph realized that education was far too difficult for kids. He decided to break down that learning curve. Makexchange provides kid-friendly invention kits that give kids a start on STEM education. In order...
Olivia Keneipp is giving you more options when taking to the skies. It’s time to soar! Olivia is the CEO of Chart Air. The platform lets you search instantly for the best locations and prices to fly. Keneipp and her...
CEO Brian Bannon was appointed by Mayor Emanuel in 2012 to update the Chicago Public Library system. Chance the Rapper famously recorded his mixtape at the Harold Washington Library. This is important for Bannon as he utilizes Chicago’s library as a...
American mental health care is failing millions. David Cohn is the CEO of Regroup Therapy a telemedicine company that aids in the country’s shortage of mental health care. The services give patients quicker access to dearly needed care through video. Listen...