Chicago is one of the most popular and economically important cities in the United States of America. Chicago is considered to be similar to New York City, Los Angeles, and Miami in the sense that it is so large. There are many important business leaders in the city of Chicago because the businesses there are large and very popular.
Mr. Kenneth Griffin is undoubtedly one of the most successful and prominent business people that works in Chicago. Mr. Griffin founded Citadel, one of the largest hedge funds in the world. Mr. Ken Griffin actually went to college at one of the best in the world in Harvard University. Mr. Griffin has had an astounding career, which started off with him managing a hedge fund financed by family and friends that was worth a quarter of a million dollars at the time.
Majeed Ekbal is quite the businessman in the city of Chicago hiself. He founded Expresso, and is currently serving as president of the company. Expresso takes grocery lists from clients who need to get groceries. The client pays for the groceries himself, and pays up to a ten dollar fee to get the groceries delivered in the trunk of their vehicle. The great thing about this business is that no matter how many stores a person has to go to, it only cost $10 at the very most.
Mr. Majeed Ekbal’s commpany allows its clients to pick from more than 12,000 grocery items. This is one of the dynamics of Expresso that Mr. Ekbal has implemented to bring success to his business.
Mellody Hobson is based in Chicago and she is currently the president of Ariel Investments, one of the largest investing firms that is located in the city of Chicago. She has been listed as one of Time Magazine’s 100 most influential people in the entire world. Many people in the United States of America have heard some of the things that Mrs. Mellody Hobson has said. She is planned to be the speaker at the 2016 Women in the Forefront Luncheon, which takes place in Chicago next year in April.