Adam Hughes
Avant, President

Amanda Lannert
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Arvind Movva
divvyDOSE, CEO & Founder

Brad Purdy
Outcome Health, COO

CJ Przybyl
Snapsheet, President & Co-Founder

Dan Wagner
Civis Analytics, CEO & Founder

David Kalt
Reverb, CEO & Founder

David Lyon
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Eddie Lou
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Erik Severinghaus
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George Bousis
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George Souri
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Hani Elias
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Jeff Ellman
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Jennifer Fitzgerald
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Jett McCandless
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Joe McCann
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Jordan Diab
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Justyn Howard
Sprout Social, CEO & Founder

Kevin Kent
ReviewTrackers, COO

Kristi Ross
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Kristi Zuhlke
KnowledgeHound, CEO & Co-Founder

Mark Lawrence
SpotHero, CEO & Founder

Matt Moog
PowerReviews, CEO

Michael LaVitola
Foxtrot, CEO & Co-Founder

Mike Rothman
SMS Assist, Chairman & Founder

Michael Serbinis
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Pat Vihtelic
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Catalytic, CEO & Co-Founder

Sonali Lamba
Brideside, Founder

Stu Grubbs
Lightstream, CEO & Co-Founder

Stuart Frankel
Narrative Science, CEO & Founder


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Jacob Babcock

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Stefan Birrer

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Sean Chou

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Tim Dixon

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Corbett Drummey

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Chris Gladwin

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Ross Gordon

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Stu Grubbs

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Kaitlin Hayes Reimann

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Shivani Jain

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Jeff Kahn

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Erin Karam

CTO, PreparedHealth

Asif Khan

Founder, Caremerge

Sonali Lamba

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Eric Lefkofsky

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Luke Liu

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Katy Lynch

Co-Founder, Codeverse

Nick McMillan

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Julian Miller

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Kimberly Miller

CEO, OfficeLuv

Alex Niemczewski

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Lamia Pardo

SVP Growth & Operations, Pangea Money Transfer

John Renaldi

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Julie Roth Novack

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Badal Shah

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Rebecca Sholiton

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Scott Stuart

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Jessica Tenuta

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Desiree Vargas-Wrigley

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Edward Woodford

Co-Founder & CEO, Seed CX

Kristi Zuhlke

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Steven Beauchamp

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George Bousis

Founder & CEO, Raise

Chris Campbell

Founder & CEO, ReviewTrackers

Raanan Cohen

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Brandon Cruz

Co-Founder & President, GoHealth

Aashish Dalal

CEO, ParkWhiz

Kelly Davis

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Sarah Doll

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Jenny Farver

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Jason Fried

Founder & CTO, Basecamp

Divey Gulati

Co-Founder, ShipBob

Elizabeth Harz

CEO, Sittercity

Justyn Howard

Founder, CEO, Sprout Social

James Hyde

SVP, Sales, Braintree

Mert Iseri

Co-Founder, Swipesense

David Kalt

CEO, Reverb

Gretchen Keefner

VP, Sales, Envoy Global Inc

Brad Keywell

Co-Founder & CEO, Uptake

Stephanie Kolaczynski

COO, FourKites

Amanda Lannert

CEO, JellyVision

Mark Lawrence

Founder & CEO, SpotHero

Eddie Lou

CEO & Co-Founder, Shiftgig

Ally Lynch

VP, Marketing, Project44

Paul Magelli

Founder & CEO, Apervita

Matt Moog

CEO, PowerReviews

Rory Murray

VP, Business Development, Narrative Science

Jeffrey Piper

Founder & CCO, SpringCM

Sairam Rangachari

VP, Card Technology, Capital One

Taylor Rhodes

CEO, SMS Assist

Shawn Riegsecker

Founder & CEO, Centro

Julie Rodgers

COO, Hireology

Kristi Ross

Co-CEO & President, tastytrade

Tricia Rothschild

Chief Product Officer, Morningstar

Rishi Shah

Founder & CEO, Outcome Health

Mark Shore

Co-Founder & President, Strike Social

Andrew Sieja

President & CEO, KCura

Angela Song

CMO, ShopRunner

George Souri

Founder & CEO, LQD Finance

Gina Thomas

Chief Development Officer, Procured Health

Jason VandeBoom

Founder & CEO, ActiveCampaign

Eric Vassilatos

Co-Founder, Vivid Seats

Pat Vitelic

Founder & CEO, Home Chef

Brad Weisberg

Founder & CEO, Snapsheet

Adrienne Weissman

CMO, G2 Crowd

Rick Desai

Partner, Listen Ventures

Constance Freedman

Founder & Managing Partner, Moderne Ventures

Paul Lee

Founder & GP, Builders VC

Eric Lefkofsky

Co-Founder, Lightbank

JB Pritzker

Founder, Pritzker Group

Jai Shekhawat

Angel Investor, Investor

Howard Tullman

General Managing Partner, G2T3V

Guy Turner

Partner, Hyde Park Venture Partners

Cayla Weisberg

Partner, InvestHer

Peter Wilkins

Managing Director, Hyde Park Angels

Kevin Willer

Partner, Chicago Ventures

Dana Wright

Partner, Math Venture Partners

Jeff Carter

Manager, West Loop Ventures

Jessica Yagan

CEO, Impact Engine

Logan LaHive

Managing Director, Techstars

Esther Barron

Director, Donald Pritzker Entrepreneurship Law Center at Northwestern

Emile Cambry, Jr

Founder, BLUE1647

Linda Darragh

Executive Director, Levy Institute for Entrepreneurial Practice, Heizer Center for PE & VC

Scott Issen

President & CEO, Future Founders

Julia Kanouse


Starr Marcello

Executive Director, Polsky Center for Entrepreneurship & Innovation

James O'Connor

Founder & Chairman, Chicago Entrepreneurial Center

Mark Tebbe

Adjunct Professor of Entrepreneurship, Chicago Booth School of Business






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