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2nd Annual Chicago Alumni Awards Reception
Thank you to everyone who came out to celebrate our 2nd annual alumni awards reception at Motoworks Chicago.  Please feel free to check out our Flickr album for many more pictures from the reception.  In case you missed it, here are the 2015 award winners
 
Job Growth Award: This award is given to the alumnus who has added the most jobs since starting the program - Cohort 9s Jennifer Ricciardi, Interior Garden Services, Inc. 
  
Revenue Award: This award is given to the alumnus who has grown the most in revenue since starting the program - Cohort 1's Gerry Alvarado, Gerelex Inc.
 
10KSB Award: This award is given to the alumnus who has done the most business to business with other alumni in the program - Cohort 11's Tom Decker, Chicago Green Insulation
 
Cohort of the Year: This award is given to the cohort who has done the most business to business with other alumni in the program - 2015 Winner, Cohort 9. 
  
Growth Award:  These are our TOP THREE alumni who have grown in revenue and jobs since starting the 10KSB program. - The 2015 Winners are:
 
Cohort 1's - Johnny Scheff, Motoworks Chicago
Cohort 5's - Laurie Axium Kohl, Axiom LLC
Cohort 6's - Patricia Porrey, Sweet Dreams Infant Care
 
A VERY BIG THANK YOU TO OUR ALUMNI BUSINESSES WHO PROVIDED GOODS AND SERVICES DURING THE RECEPTION!
 

Mayor Rahm Emanuel Welcomes Cohort 13

Friday August 28th, 2015 Chicago Rahm Emanuel welcomes Chicago's Cohort 13. There are 38 Scholars making this the largest Cohort since the program began in Chicago!

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2015 Alumni

We are pleased to introduce the newest 10ksb Alumnus from Cohort 12. It's only been a few weeks but they're already claiming to be the best 10ksb cohort!

Graduation Photo

Cohort 12 Graduation August 8, 2015