16 episodes

Interviews and discussion whereby leading executives share perspectives on their journeys, current business initiatives, and the pace of innovation

Chicago Business Podcast Drew Sikula

    • Business
    • 5.0 • 67 Ratings

Interviews and discussion whereby leading executives share perspectives on their journeys, current business initiatives, and the pace of innovation

    Ryan Walsh, Co-founder and CEO, Valqari | Chicago Business Podcast Episode 016

    Ryan Walsh, Co-founder and CEO, Valqari | Chicago Business Podcast Episode 016

    Want to learn more about how drone delivery systems work? Meet Ryan Walsh, ex Army Ranger turned entrepreneur building Valqari, an award winning tech start-up based here in Chicago.

    Please enjoy, subscribe on your favorite podcast services and YouTube, like on Facebook, and follow on LinkedIn!

    Guest LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/ryan-walsh-700403151/

    Guest Website: https://www.valqari.com/

    Guest Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/valqari

    Host: Drew Sikula LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/drewsikula/

    Chicago Business Podcast Website: https://www.chicagobusinesspodcast.com/

    Music: DEAF KEV - Invincible [NCS Release] https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=J2X5mJ3HDYE

    #dronedelivery #chicagotech #timmyawards #startupgrind


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    • 38 min
    Michael Himmes, Chief Commercial Lending Officer and SVP, Community Bank of Elmhurst | Chicago Business Podcast Episode 015

    Michael Himmes, Chief Commercial Lending Officer and SVP, Community Bank of Elmhurst | Chicago Business Podcast Episode 015

    Serving the SMB banking market in Chicagoland is no small task, and Michael Himmes of Community Bank of Elmhurst talks with us about how they have met the challenges of COVID-19 to help new and existing customers.

    Please enjoy, subscribe on your favorite podcast services and YouTube, like on Facebook, and follow on LinkedIn!

    Guest LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/michael-himmes-4828844/

    Guest Website: https://www.communityelmhurst.com

    Guest Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/Community-Bank-of-Elmhurst-303897926850

    Host: Drew Sikula LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/drewsikula/

    Chicago Business Podcast Website: https://www.chicagobusinesspodcast.com/

    Music: DEAF KEV - Invincible [NCS Release] https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=J2X5mJ3HDYE

    #commerciallending #chicagobanking #elmhurstbusiness


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    • 1 hr 17 min
    Sam Rattner, CEO, Vigtory | Chicago Business Podcast Episode 014

    Sam Rattner, CEO, Vigtory | Chicago Business Podcast Episode 014

    Taking on Draft Kings and Fan Duel, Vigtory is hitting the ground running in a race to serve the serious sports bettors among us. Hear from Sam Rattner on the business he built and is growing in Chicago. Please enjoy, subscribe on your favorite podcast services and YouTube, like on Facebook, and follow on LinkedIn!

    Guest LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/sam-rattner/

    Guest Website: https://www.BetVigtory.com

    Guest Twitter: https://twitter.com/BetVigtory

    Guest Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/BetVigtory/

    Guest Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/BetVigtory/

    Host LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/drewsikula/

    Chicago Business Podcast Website: https://www.chicagobusinesspodcast.com/

    Music: DEAF KEV - Invincible [NCS Release] https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=J2X5mJ3HDYE

    © 2020 Global Podcast Inc. All rights reserved

    #sportsbetting #informationtechnology #chicago #startupgrind


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    • 31 min
    Leo Tropeano, Founder, Mugsy Jeans | Chicago Business Podcast Episode 013

    Leo Tropeano, Founder, Mugsy Jeans | Chicago Business Podcast Episode 013

    Recently ranked #69 on Inc.'s list of 5000 Fastest Growing Private Companies in America, Mugsy Jeans has delivered explosive growth and is just getting started. Please enjoy Episode 013 with Mugsy Founder Leo Tropeano, subscribe on YouTube, like on Facebook, and follow on LinkedIn!

    Guest LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/leo-tropeano-30113732/

    Guest Website: https://www.mugsy.com

    Guest Twitter: https://twitter.com/mugsyjeans

    Guest Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/mugsyjeans

    Guest Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/mugsyjeans/

    Host LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/drewsikula/

    Chicago Business Podcast RSS Feed: https://anchor.fm/s/e7c1010/podcast/rss

    Chicago Business Podcast Website: https://www.chicagobusinesspodcast.com/

    Global Podcast Website: https://globalpodcast.com

    Music: DEAF KEV - Invincible [NCS Release] https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=J2X5mJ3HDYE

    © 2020 Global Podcast Inc. All rights reserved

    #mugsyjeans #jeanslife #bundlesrock #chicagobusinesspodcast #globalpodcast


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    • 35 min
    Denise Casalino, EVP, AECOM | Chicago Business Podcast Episode 012

    Denise Casalino, EVP, AECOM | Chicago Business Podcast Episode 012

    Our guest today is Denise Casalino, Executive Vice President and National Cities Leader for AECOM, a premier, fully integrated infrastructure and support services firm. Please enjoy this Episode 012, subscribe on YouTube, like on Facebook, and follow on LinkedIn! 

     Guest LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/denise-casalino-p-e-486214a/ 

    Guest Website: https://www.aecom.com 

    Guest Twitter: https://twitter.com/AECOM  

    Host LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/drewsikula/ 

    Chicago Business Podcast RSS Feed: https://anchor.fm/s/e7c1010/podcast/rss 

    Chicago Business Podcast Website: https://www.chicagobusinesspodcast.com/   

    Global Podcast Website: https://globalpodcast.com Music: DEAF KEV - Invincible [NCS Release] https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=J2X5mJ3HDYE 

    © 2020 Global Podcast Inc. All rights reserved 

     #aecom #infrastructureweek #timetobuild #chicagobusinesspodcast #globalpodcast


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    • 31 min
    Jim Japczyk, CFO, Optimas Solutions | Chicago Business Podcast Episode 011

    Jim Japczyk, CFO, Optimas Solutions | Chicago Business Podcast Episode 011

    Former CFO of the Year (2018 Large Private Company, FEI Chicago) Jim Japczyk from Optimas Solutions joins us today for Episode 011!  Please enjoy and subscribe on YouTube, like on Facebook, and follow on LinkedIn!  Guest Name: Jim Japczyk, Chief Financial Officer of Optimas Solutions  Guest LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/jimjapczyk/ Guest Twitter: https://www.twitter.com/jimjapczyk Guest Website: https://optimas.com/about-us/leadership-culture/ Host LinkedIn Profile: https://www.linkedin.com/in/drewsikula/ Chicago Business Podcast RSS Feed: https://anchor.fm/s/e7c1010/podcast/rss Chicago Business Podcast Website: https://www.chicagobusinesspodcast.com/   Global Podcast Website: https://globalpodcast.com Music: DEAF KEV - Invincible [NCS Release] https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=J2X5mJ3HDYE © 2020 Global Podcast Inc. All rights reserved  #chicagocfo #pecfo #chicagobusinesspodcast #globalpodcast


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    • 43 min

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67 Ratings

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Great Podcast

This is my new favorite podcaster.Thank you so much!!

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