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CEO Spotlight

Friday, Nov 20, 2015 at 05:38 PM CST

How To Simplify Employee Benefits Enrollment With Technology

How To Simplify Employee Benefits Enrollment With Technology

Employee benefits and health plans don't have to be complicated. Spotlite founder Chris Hill explains how Spotlite and Rally teamed up to make enrollment easier for consumers and company administrators alike.

Monday, Nov 2, 2015 at 02:17 PM CST

Where Do You Go To Get Away From It All?

Where Do You Go To Get Away From It All?

Most CEOs say they go home! Family and friends help relieve the pressure, but some turn to hobbies and exercise.

Monday, Nov 2, 2015 at 12:27 PM CST

Home Delivery For Beer And Spirits? Yes, And More With New App Foxtrot

Home Delivery For Beer And Spirits?  Yes, And More With New App Foxtrot

Craft beer, wines, fresh foods, pastries...the best of Chicago curated for you and delivered to your door in less than an hour. Listen as CEO Michael LaVitola introduces the mobile app concept and how it works...

Monday, Nov 2, 2015 at 11:59 AM CST

New Tech Incubator Backed By The University Of Chicago

New Tech Incubator Backed By The University Of Chicago

How Chicago Innovation Exchange Executive Director John Flavin helps students and new entrepreneurs with roadmaps and guidance with prototyping, concepting, and go-to-market strategies.

Monday, Nov 2, 2015 at 11:57 AM CST

World's Largest Eatery Gets Chicagoans Eating Well

World's Largest Eatery Gets Chicagoans Eating Well

"In Italy, you don't have to be wealthy to eat really well, and at Eataly, that's true, too," says Eataly General Manager Jason Goldsmith. Eataly's concept includes an artisan bakery, a butcher, fresh seafood...

Monday, Nov 2, 2015 at 11:55 AM CST

Quantifying HR Intangibles: Syndio's Network Connects Dots

Quantifying HR Intangibles: Syndio's Network Connects Dots

Syndio has found a way to quantify intangible influences within an organization and allows companies to more easily assess employee value and risk. Syndio's CEO Zack Johnson shares how analytics and big data can...

Monday, Nov 2, 2015 at 12:25 PM CST

Reaching Patients with Chronic Conditions After Hospitalization

Reaching Patients with Chronic Conditions After Hospitalization

Chronic conditions require follow-up after hospitalization. CEO Steve Sprieser explains how Varsa Health offers care managers an innovative and cost-effective way to reach patients with ongoing health concerns.

Monday, Nov 2, 2015 at 11:56 AM CST

Kitchfix Delivers Healthy Meals Where, When and How you Want Them

Kitchfix Delivers Healthy Meals Where, When and How you Want Them

Food delivery and catering is delicious and interesting with KitchFix's gluten-free, dairy-free, corn-free vegan, vegetarian and paleo foods. KitchFix CEO Josh Katt explains how Kitchfix helps deliver a...

Monday, Nov 2, 2015 at 11:54 AM CST

Cell Phones Keep Shelves Stocked In Health Clinics In Developing Countries

Cell Phones Keep Shelves Stocked In Health Clinics In Developing Countries

Supply chain issues can sometimes mean life and death in health care, especially in developing countries. University of Chicago grad Daniel Yu founded Reliefwatch, a cell-phone based inventory system, to help...

Monday, Nov 2, 2015 at 11:52 AM CST

Renters Get The Inside Scoop On Apartments

Renters Get The Inside Scoop On Apartments

Aptamigo CEO Dan Willenborg explains how Aptamigo helps apartment hunters by providing real-life feedback and reviews on apartments in Chicago.

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