North Park Ventures – Ahead of the Market Curve

North Park Ventures, LLC (“NPV”) is a private equity firm focused on value-added and opportunistic real estate investments. Committed to receiving superior risk-adjusted returns, firm seeks development opportunities in primary and secondary markets that display … Continued

FaaS forward — Furniture as a Service

They say “perception is reality” and while it’s important for new ventures to present and maintain the appearance of an awesome company, often times small businesses and startups spread themselves too thin by purchasing expensive office equipment … Continued

Chicago Foodpreneurs: Big Brands Edition

In a city of food-lovers, we’ll delve into the complex and impressive world of food and beverage businesses in Chicago. Join some of Chicago’s top food entrepreneurs and brands as they share their journeys, entrepreneurial … Continued

Digital Agency Haikus

I was feeling rather poetic today.  It’s a lovely day: early October, fall foliage.  Blue skies, and the Chicago Cubs just won a playoff game.  Inspiration, move me brightly.  And, since I am a huge … Continued

SPACE is open for business [video]

The greatest benefit of a space like SPACE is not in the amenities, or even the location. It’s in the “assisted serendipity.” The people, and the luck that happens when those people share in a … Continued

SPACE hosts Dinner Lab

With only two days until we open our doors, SPACE is taking shape more and more every minute. This past Saturday we welcomed a Dinner Lab Chicago into our not yet finished space to host an awesome … Continued

TechWeek Chicago and Science Box

I had a chance to head into the city proper and peruse all the budding and established companies competing down at Techweek Chicago 2014. I also ran into a fellow Doejo’r who was exhibiting his … Continued

Doejo in the news

Curious what we do and how we do it? Check out this recent interview with our founder, the ever-entrepreneurial Philip Tadros, as he shares his perspective on the burgeoning start-up community in Chicago and the rise … Continued

Main Street Patent Coalition​ & Bow Truss [video]

  Main Street Patent Coalition​ is a national, non-partisan coalition of organizations dedicated to stopping patent abuse from trolls by encouraging Congress to pass comprehensive, common sense patent reform legislation – now. To learn more, … Continued visits Doejo [video]

“Phil Tadros, CEO of doejo, talks about the shift consumers are making to experiencing more and owning less. From cars (Uber) to vacation homes (air bnb), consumers are getting luxury experiences from shared services without … Continued