UIC Chicago Area Entrepreneurship Hall of Fame

The UIC Chicago Area Entrepreneurship Hall of Fame Awards, the oldest and most prestigious Chicago Area Entrepreneurship Award, recognizes innovators and leaders in business. Each year we induct distinguished entrepreneurs who have demonstrated entrepreneurial talent by founding and/or growing a local business. By highlighting outstanding entrepreneurs, we recognize excellence and encourage business leaders, students and government officials to honor the entrepreneurial spirit.


2013 Entrepreneurship Hall of Fame Award Inductee’s Include:

 • Rona Borre – Instant Technology, LLC

• Dr. Karen A. Eng – CSMI

 • James E. Malackowski – Ocean Tomo, LLC

 • Suzanne Muchin – Frequency540, LLC

• Bruce Nesbitt – Orion Industries, Ltd.

• Jeff Pieta – Shiftgig, Inc.

• J Schwan – Solstice Mobile

• Jai Shekhawat – Fieldglass, Inc.

• Andrew Sieja – kCura

• Karen Wilson – MAKE Corporation

• Craig Zoberis – Fusion OEM