TIF 101 – Tax Increment Financing Districts (TIFs)

Tax Increment Financing Districts (TIFs) are a BIG deal in Chicago. How do they work? How many of them are there? How much money are they moving annually? How do TIFs fit into the larger narrative of economic justice in Chicago? We will answer these questions and more with a …

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Porto – Giving Spain And Portugal’s Atlantic Coast The Attention It Deserves

A Michelin-starred love letter to the fishing villages and farmsteads along the Atlantic Coast of Portugal and Spain’s Galicia, Porto showcases wild-caught imported seafood, gourmet tinned seafood and exclusive wines from this delicious corner of the world. A seasonal tasting menu and unique a la carte items can be experienced …

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Darren Herft: Exploring the history of Private Equity

According to McKinsey & Company, private equity firms saw a 12.2 percent increase from the previous year and assets worth $3.9 trillion were held by private equity firms as of 2019. While the alternative investment category has gained considerable media attention over the last few years, Darren Herft thinks that …

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Raaj Parikh says people skills are crucial in management

Raaj Parikh, Corporate Accounting Manager Raaj Parikh is a man who wears a coat of many colors. After an illustrious career in public accounting with industry giants such as Grant Thornton, PwC and RSM, he’s currently settled into his role as Corporate Accounting Manager at Cushman and Wakefield. He oversees …

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Radio Room

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Located at the corner of State & Kinzie in the heart of Chicago’s River North neighborhood, the latest DineAmic Hospitality locale, Radio Room, offers serious style in all that they do. Hosting up to 300 guests at full capacity in four unique spaces, Radio Room delivers as your new go-to …

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jaleo

About jaleo Their fifth and newest location, Jaleo Chicago is located in the vibrant dining neighborhood of River North. Jaleo brings alive the spirit and flavors of Spain by showcasing the rich regional diversity of Chef José Andrés creative take on Spanish cuisine. Celebrating the traditional as well as the …

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Rose Mary

Their Story Located in the historic Fulton Market district of Chicago’s West Loop neighborhood, Rose Mary is Chef/Owner Joe Flamm’s debut restaurant inspired by his Italian heritage and the bold, bright flavors of Croatian cuisine. The boisterous space—named for Flamm’s grandmothers, Mary and Mary Rose, and the herb rosemary, which …

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etta

etta: Keeper of the hearth etta is a neighborhood restaurant that serves delicious, wood-fired food in a fun, relaxed dining environment. It’s a perfect spot for friends and family alike to eat and drink as if they are in their own home. Their  Story From the creative partners that brought …

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Sunda New Asian

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Inspired by a lifetime of culinary and culturally immersed travel throughout Southeast Asia, the owners developed the Sunda concept to celebrate the beautiful fusion of intermingling cultures found on the Sunda Shelf, a landmass, today submerged under shallow seas, that was once surrounded by the many different countries and cultures …

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