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Chicago Ideas Week: Top of Their Game: Entrepreneurs & Their Startup Stories

October 14, 2015 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

The world’s leading entrepreneurs reveal how they transformed fledgling business ideas into top-rated television stations, international fashion brands and business that generate social good. It’s an insider’s guide to riding out the waves of failure and turning the very germ of an idea into a successful company.

Speakers include Martha Stewart, founder of Martha Stewart Living; Martine Rothblatt, lawyer, entrepreneur, and medical ethicist; Cynthia Rowley, fashion designer; Nancy Lublin, founder and CEO of Crisis Text Line; Kay Kopoloivitz, founder of USA Network; Laura Desmond, global CEO of Starcom Mediavest Group; Kim Simios, Chicago Managing Partner of Ernst & Young LLP; and Shradha Agarwal, co-founder of ContextMedia.

See the full schedule of Chicago Ideas Week events at https://www.chicagoideas.com/years/2015/schedule

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Date:
October 14, 2015
Time:
7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
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Website:
https://www.chicagoideas.com/talks/131