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What It Takes to Build a $1B+ CPG Company

This is a guest post from Alida Miranda-Wolff, the Director of Platform at Hyde Park Angels. Andy Friedman is a CPG legend. With his co-founder Pam...

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Chicago VCs Put $55M in Plant-Based Burger Startup Beyond Meat

Beyond Meat, the L.A.-based food startup that makes burgers made entirely from plants, just raised a large new round of funding from Chicago VC...

Office Envy: Inside Reverb’s Music-Filled Space

Reverb.com, the online marketplace for buying, selling and learning about music gear, has grown into a go-to website for musicians around the world since...

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These Therapists Are Bringing Co-Founder Counseling to Startups

Talk to enough startup founders, and they'll tell you that running a business with someone is like being in a marriage. There's stress, conflict,...

Shop Chicago: The 2017 Chicago Startup Gift Guide

It's not too late to find the perfect gift for that special someone on your shopping list. And Chicago startups are ready to help...