Windy City Media Group Frontpage News

THE VOICE OF CHICAGO'S GAY, LESBIAN, BI, TRANS AND QUEER COMMUNITY SINCE 1985

home search facebook twitter join
Gay News Sponsor Windy City Times 2022-06-08
DOWNLOAD ISSUE
Donate

Sponsor
Sponsor

  WINDY CITY TIMES

Crain's honors notable LGBTQ executives
2019-08-02

This article shared 3130 times since Fri Aug 2, 2019
facebook twitter google +1 reddit email


Crain's Chicago Business has published a second annual Notable LGBTQ Executives with 84 Cbhicago area leaders in the business and nonprofit world.

Included are:

James Alexander, Co-trustee, Elizabeth Morse Genius Charitable Trust, Elizabeth Morse Charitable Trust

Jill Allread,CEO, Public Communications

Tracy Baim, Publisher, Chicago Reader

Jan Berger, CEO Health Intelligence Partners

Rick Bowman, CEO Shiftgig

Shimmy Braun, Senior vice president of mortgage lending Guaranteed Rate

Jeff Brown, Chief financial officer, Navy Pier

Rodrigo Carrillo, Executive director, Lincoln Park Community Services

Bernard Cherkasov, National chief operating officer Cradles to Crayons

Danny M. Cohen, Founder and executive director Unsilence

Bryce Cooper, Partner, Winston & Strawn

Ross Currie, Vice president and director of client services, Conroy Media

Justin DeJong, Vice president of enterprise communications American Medical Association, Chicago

Jennifer des Groseilliers, CEO and general agent, MassMutual Illinois

C.J. Dillon, Chief programming officer, Auditorium Theatre

Alan Durand, Director of human resources Uptake Technologies

Dan Earles, Principal Earles Architects & Associates

Colleen Egan, Founding member, Women in Entrepreneurship Institute

Zurich Esposito, Executive vice president, AIA Chicago

Bill Farwig, Senior vice president and Midwest director of human resources Lockton

Corey Flournoy, Global head of inclusion and diversity Groupon

Robert Fracassa, Director of global digital analytics and optimization strategy Hyatt Hotels

Daniel Fulwiler, President and CEO Esperanza Health Centers

Adam Gilbert, Head of digital, Midwest Initiative

Virginia Gonzalez McGathey, President and CEO McGathey Commodities

Jeremy H. Gottschalk, General counsel and board secretary Sittercity

Maya Green, Regional medical director Howard Brown Health

Ryan Green,Chief of staff and external affairs Chicago State University

Jeffrey Grove, President-elect American Osteopathic Foundation

JC Grubbs, Founder and CEO Tandem

Moira Hardek, CEO Galvanize Labs

Kevin Hauswirth, Principal Hauswirth/Co

Todd Heiser, Managing director Gensler Chicago

Derrick Heldt-Alvarez, Senior director, data governance and management Pipeline Health

Magda Houlberg, Chief clinical officer Howard Brown Health

Kim Hunt, Executive director; interim vice president of policy and advocacy Pride Action Tank; AIDS Foundation of Chicago

Jackie Kaplan-Perkins, Founder LeaderShifting Consulting

Kristin Keglovitz Baker, Chief operating officer Howard Brown Health

Tom Kehoe, President Kehoe Designs

Ray J. Koenig III, Member in charge, Chicago Clark Hill

Franco La Marca, Vice president and financial adviser Bernstein Private Wealth Management

Nick Libert, Founder and CEO EXIT Strategy Realty

William M. Libit, Chief operating partner Chapman & Cutler

Brad Lippitz, President Brad Lippitz Group/Compass Real Estate

Emily Lowder, Vice president, Comer Children's Hospital University of Chicago Medicine

Jason Lyrla, Audit managing director KPMG

Joey Mak, Vice president of programs Chicagoland Chamber of Commerce, Chicago Thumbnail

Jody Michael, Founder and CEO Jody Michael Associates

JD Miller, Chief revenue officer Motus

Veronika Mix, Vice president of community outreach and marketing IlliniCare Health

Charles A. Montorio-Archer, President and CEO, One Hope United

Gail Morse, Partner Jenner & Block

Robert Neubert, Director of catering sales Hilton Chicago

John Peller, President and CEO AIDS Foundation of Chicago

Judy Perloff, Chief program officer Chicago House

Lauren Peters, Chief of staff, Illinois Department of Insurance

John Pfeiffer, Partner Open Door Advisors

Glen Pietrandoni, Senior director, patient care and advocacy Walgreens

Nabeela Rasheed, Section head, intellectual property AbbVie

Bryan Reynolds, Director of sales operations TBI

Jackie Richter, Founder and president Heels & Hardhats Contracting

Dean Ricker, President Skolnik Industries

Danya Rosen, Executive director Chicago Run

Bill Rossi, Chief financial officer Earles Architects & Associates

Ryan Ruskin, President and CEO Ruskin Group

Anthony Ruth, Senior vice president of marketing and communications One Hope United

William Schleizer, CEO Delta Institute

Jack Segal, Regional vice president of communications Comcast

Mike Simmons, Founder and CEO Blue Sky Strategies

Staci Slattery, Managing broker, partner North Clybourn Group/ Biazar Group

Bernadette Smith, Founder and CEO Equality Institute

Jennifer Sobecki, CEO Designs for Dignity

Mike Stent, Senior director of internal audit Zebra Technologies

Scott Stuart, CEO Turnaround Management Association

Howard Suskin, Partner Jenner & Block

Rich Sypniewski, CEO Sagin

Tony Tintinalli, Regional president, Chicago North region BMO Harris Bank

Mario Treto, Director, Real Estate Division Illinois Department of Financial & Professional Regulation

Modesto Valle, CEO Center on Halsted

Terry Vanden Hoek, Chief medical officer University of Illinois Hospital & Clinics

Christy Webber, Founder and CEO Christy Webber Landscapes

Annika Welander, Managing director and partner Someoddpilot

Juliane Wolf, Design principal and partner Studio Gang

Shelley Young, Owner and chef The Chopping Block

Further information on the honorees can be found at www.chicagobusiness.com/notable/crains-notable-lgbtq-executives


This article shared 3130 times since Fri Aug 2, 2019
facebook twitter google +1 reddit email

  ARTICLES YOU MIGHT LIKE

Gay News

Drag show finally takes place at UpRising Bakery and Cafe
2022-08-08
After a series of events that encompassed everything from vandalism to meetings with village officials to a visit from Illinois Gov. JB Pritzker, LGBTQ+-owned Lake in the Hills business UpRising Bakery and Cafe finally held its ...


Gay News

Pritzker visits UpRising Bakery and Cafe
2022-08-06
On Aug. 5, Illinois Gov. JB Pritzker met with Corrina Sac, owner of Lake in the Hills business UpRising Bakery and Café, as well as leaders from Equality Illinois and Woodstock Pride and Illinois state Rep. ...


Gay News

UpRising Bakery allowed to hold drag brunch, other events
2022-08-04
UpRising Bakery—a Lake in the Hills business extensively vandalized after scheduling a brunch event featuring drag performers—will be able to host the rescheduled event and other programs after reaching an agreement with Lake in the Hills ...


Gay News

LGBTQ+-inclusive program for seniors receives Aging Innovations Award
2022-08-02
AgeOptions' Thrive with Pride program for LGBT+ older adults recently received a 2022 Aging Innovations Award, one of the highest honors presented by USAging to its members. USAging is the national association representing and supporting the ...


Gay News

Chalk Howard Street outdoors for the first time since 2019 on Aug. 27
2022-08-01
-- From a press release - CHICAGO, IL (Aug. 1, 2022)—Chicago's only chalk art festival, Chalk Howard Street, announced its entertainment programming and vendors list, as it makes a full return outdoor and in person for the first time since 2019. National ...


Gay News

Northalsted Market Days to take place Aug. 6-7
2022-07-30
The 40th Northalsted Market Days—a live music street festival celebrating community in Chicago's Northalsted/Lakeview district—will take place Aug. 6-7. The half-mile long summer festival features all-day lineups of live music ...


Gay News

Michigan court: State law protects LGBTQ+ people
2022-07-30
A landmark ruling from the Michigan Supreme Court held that state law prohibits businesses, landlords and others from discriminating based on sexual orientation or gender identity, The Detroit Free Press reported. The five-to-two decision will have ...


Gay News

Lightfoot, office launch new disability employment center
2022-07-27
-- From a press release - CHICAGO - Mayor Lori E. Lightfoot and the Mayor's Office for People with Disabilities (MOPD) today announced the launch of a new MOPD Career Center. The MOPD Career Center, 2102 W. Ogden Ave., will assist people ...


Gay News

Quidditch organizations cite Rowling's anti-trans statements in acquiring new name
2022-07-21
Major League Quidditch, the real-life semi-pro league inspired by the magical contests played by wizards in J.K. Rowling's Harry Potter novels and their film adaptations, now has a new name. ...


Gay News

Report: Nearly half LGBTQ-owned small businesses that applied for loans denied financing
2022-07-21
-- From a press release - The Center for LGBTQ Economic Advancement & Research (CLEAR) and the Movement Advancement Project (MAP) released a groundbreaking report on the financial health and needs of LGBTQ-owned small businesses, using ...


Gay News

Suburban bakery cancels drag event after controversy, vandalism [UPDATE]
2022-07-21
After protests, controversy and repeated vandalism, a suburban bakery's planned all-ages drag show/brunch has been canceled, ABC 7 Chicago reported. ...


Gay News

National LGBTQ Task Force to honor Jonathan Capehart
2022-07-18
The National LGBTQ Task Force will honor MSNBC anchor and Pulitzer Prize-winning Washington Post Associate Editor Jonathan Capehart with the National Leadership Award at the 26th Annual National LGBTQ Task Force Gala on Saturday, Oct. 22, ...


Gay News

ACTIVITIES Architectural Artifacts brings the goods to new Chicago location
2022-07-15
Following its 35-year legacy as one of the nation's top destinations for globally sourced design and architectural statement pieces, Architectural Artifacts, Inc. (AAI) has reimagined a 35,000-square-foot Mid Century-style school ...


Gay News

Laura Ricketts reportedly considering investing in the Chicago Sky
2022-07-14
Chicago Cubs co-owner and out lesbian Laura Ricketts has had preliminary conversations with Sky principal owner Michael Alter about becoming a potential investor in the WNBA team, The Chicago Tribune reported. One source said Ricketts and ...


Gay News

More than 500 women sue Uber over claims of sexual assault
2022-07-14
Uber is being sued by more than 500 women who claim they were assaulted by drivers who use the ride-hailing platform, CNBC reported. The complaint—filed in San Francisco County Superior Court—claims that "women passengers in multiple ...


 



Copyright © 2022 Windy City Media Group. All rights reserved.
Reprint by permission only. PDFs for back issues are downloadable from
our online archives. Single copies of back issues in print form are
available for $4 per issue, older than one month for $6 if available,
by check to the mailing address listed below.

Return postage must accompany all manuscripts, drawings, and
photographs submitted if they are to be returned, and no
responsibility may be assumed for unsolicited materials.
All rights to letters, art and photos sent to Nightspots
(Chicago GLBT Nightlife News) and Windy City Times (a Chicago
Gay and Lesbian News and Feature Publication) will be treated
as unconditionally assigned for publication purposes and as such,
subject to editing and comment. The opinions expressed by the
columnists, cartoonists, letter writers, and commentators are
their own and do not necessarily reflect the position of Nightspots
(Chicago GLBT Nightlife News) and Windy City Times (a Chicago Gay,
Lesbian, Bisexual and Transegender News and Feature Publication).

The appearance of a name, image or photo of a person or group in
Nightspots (Chicago GLBT Nightlife News) and Windy City Times
(a Chicago Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual and Transgender News and Feature
Publication) does not indicate the sexual orientation of such
individuals or groups. While we encourage readers to support the
advertisers who make this newspaper possible, Nightspots (Chicago
GLBT Nightlife News) and Windy City Times (a Chicago Gay, Lesbian
News and Feature Publication) cannot accept responsibility for
any advertising claims or promotions.

 
 

TRENDINGBREAKINGPHOTOS







Sponsor
Sponsor


 

Sponsor


Donate


About WCMG      Contact Us      Online Front  Page      Windy City  Times      Nightspots
Identity      BLACKlines      En La Vida      Archives      Advanced Search     
Windy City Queercast      Queercast Archives     
Press  Releases      Join WCMG  Email List      Email Blast      Blogs     
Upcoming Events      Todays Events      Ongoing Events      Bar Guide      Community Groups      In Memoriam     
Privacy Policy     

Windy City Media Group publishes Windy City Times,
The Bi-Weekly Voice of the Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual and Trans Community.
5315 N. Clark St. #192, Chicago, IL 60640-2113 • PH (773) 871-7610 • FAX (773) 871-7609.