Zero Funding & 20,000 Fliers Ascended Sittercity to the Top of Chicago’s Business Ecosystem

“There were a million babies born to Millennials last year, and that number’s growing,” says Elizabeth Harz, CEO of Sittercity. (I happen to know this firsthand). “Digital natives are used to running everything from their phones and expect a data-centric, efficient, beautiful user experience to manage their whole lives.   “There’s also a sense of…

Developing Chicago’s leaders to effect civic change

Leadership Greater Chicago CEO Maria Wynne joins Scott in-studio at WGN Radio to discuss the issues that face the Chicago community, from education to technology. LGC brings together Chicago’s leaders to explore key challenges and develop solutions.   This episode is sponsored by Salesforce, Bank of America & Jones Lang LaSalle. Now you can listen to Technori on Spotify!    

Sean Harper

Chicago Entrepreneur Scott Kitun and Kin founder Sean Harper tackle why many startups from the Midwest keep getting burned by similar startups from the coasts (hint: it’s not a talent issue). Kin is a fast-growing, tech-first, property insurance company co-founded by Sean Harper. Harper goes into the weeds when it comes to finding what impacts…