Scott Kitun holds an all hands on deck discussion about the U Chicago Polsky Center. Entrepreneurship is now a top program at U Chicago’s Booth School of Business. Associate Vice President for Entrepreneurship and Innovation at the Polsky Center John Flavin is joined by recipients of the innovation fund Katherine Harris of AVnovum and John…
Dude Wipes are for dudes that take massive, muddy dude dumps. Have you ever wanted to use superior baby wipes instead of gross toilet paper that leaves flakes of pooh on you but thought, “No way, I’m a total dude, I’m not a baby”? Well then these wipes are for you, dude.
Sitter City is an app. Download it. Get a sitter. Oh wait you’re a sitter? Get a job. Sit something. Maybe a kid. Maybe a child. Maybe a baby. Maybe yourself. Get psychological about it. Sitter City.
Have someone swing by and wash your car in an eco-friendly, waterless manner. Lisa Souter is the founder of on-demand car cleaning service Sparkl. After growing annoyed with a dirty van and having three kids, Souter had the idea to build an on-demand car cleaning service. Find out how she balanced parenthood and building an…
Sonny Garg uses data to determine when a wind turbine is going to fail. Uptake is a predictive analytics company that mines all the data out there to determine when a machine might fail and protect companies from loss. Garg is the Energy Solutions Lead for Uptake.
Adam Hirsen is mixing the old media like TV with the new, Instagram, for his business UPshow. How the marketing platform works is that it allows photo takers to share pics with the bar to be displayed on the bar’s TVs live. Showbiz Shelly joins Scott Kitun to discuss the latest celebrity-tech news.
Thad Wong is the Co-Founder of the largest independent real-estate broker in Illinois. @properties has been striking property deals for years, surviving the 2007 crash. Wong has watched the evolution of Chicago’s population closely. Hear about his perspective on how you can expect Chicago neighborhoods to transform in the coming years.
Ken Thompson is on a mission to get startup people to care and have actual fun with financial dealings. Thompson is the founder of Level X Consulting and helps business folk understand the drivers and basic concepts behind the money that’s moving their company.
Back in the beginning, Peanut Butter Founder David Aronson lived off peanut butter. That memory was the inspiration for naming his student loan relief company. The national student loan debt is surpassing $1.3 trillion now and Peanut Butter allows companies to help with employee burden. Host of the Feed and student debt holder Sean Froelich…
G2 Crowd CEO Tim Handorf recently raised $30 million in series B funding for a company he sparked during a conversation at a Cubs game. His company is a B2B system that brings your business authentic user reviews. Bad reviews can help you assess issues, limit risks, and get working in the right direction.