January 16, 2015
Starting Friday, up to 10,000 Chicago high school students have the opportunity to see the film “Selma” free at one of nine theaters in the… More ›
By: Jonathan Sperling
Mellody Hobson, president of Chicago-based investment firm Ariel Investments, will be moving into a role as Starbucks’s vice chair following Executive Chairman Howard Schultz‘s departure on June 26. Throughout her career, Hobson has made financial literacy and community outreach a priority. Currently, she serves as chair on the board of directors of The Economic Club of Chicago, as well as chair of After School Matters, a Chicago nonprofit that provides teens with out-of-school time programs.