Innovator of the Year Award
Awarded to an individual or company in greater Chicago whose new product, service, process or business model has resulted in organic growth and measurable economic benefit to the region. This award emphasizes and strengthens connections between emerging companies and the established business community, which is one of the primary objectives of The Club’s Innovation Council.
- 2017 Corporate: UI Labs
- 2017 Individual: Howard Tullman, CEO, 1871
- 2016: INVENTABLES
- 2015: Srinivas Veeramasuneni, PhD; USG Corp.
- 2014: LanzaTech
- 2013: Impact Engine