Sid Bala in ‘A Night with Chicago’s High Tech Innovators’ Panel

| By: Christine

We are thrilled to announce our President & CEO, Sid Bala, will reveal his own personal insight to innovation in the SIM Chicago/Chicago Innovation Awards panel event “A Night with Chicago’s High Tech Innovators”.

Panelists (highlighted below) will identify key business decisions that led to success.

  • Jon Morris – Self-funded Rise Interactive with $10,000. Now a multi-million dollar company with over 100 employees.
  • Darren Guiccione – His mobile app, Keeper, has been downloaded or preloaded more than 100 million times.
  • Eileen Murphy – Named one of Chicago’s “Tech 50” by Crain’s Chicago Business.
  • Ken Coats – Founded one of the Inc. 500 Top 5 Fastest Growing Security Companies in America.
  • Sid Bala – 20+ year technology veteran with leadership roles at the Economic Club of Chicago and the Entrepreneurs’ Organization Chicago.
  • Leslie Vickrey (moderator) – Co-founded ARA, one of the largest female-focused IT organizations in Chicago.

This event will take place next Wednesday, February 18 at the Maggiano’s in Old Orchard from 5:30 PM – 8:00 PM.