Abby Torres

Posted by TFOCB Studios on September 15, 2022 at 8:00 AM

Abby Torres grew up taking care of others from an early age. Her parents, new in a country in which they didn’t speak the language, would rely on Abby to translate for them in matters of life and even finance. It’s no surprise that she’d find her calling in the mortgage lending business.

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Topics: Lender

Anya Rivtis

Posted by TFOCB Studios on June 28, 2022 at 8:00 AM

Anya Rivtis is a Real Estate Broker with Jameson Sotheby's International Realty with a story that many American immigrants can identify with. Now also a TFOCB Podcast Host, she joins us to share her journey and she gained the confidence to create new experiences for herself.

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Topics: Real Estate Broker

Paola Meinzer

Posted by TFOCB Studios on March 14, 2022 at 8:00 AM

The Vice President of Tax & Beyond [a full service accounting firm providing a wide range of services to individuals, closely held corporations and nonprofit entities], Paola Meinzer is no stranger to overcoming adversity. Yet, in meeting Paola you’d never know that  through her positive attitude on life.  

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Topics: Executive Leadership

Carlos Gaytan

Posted by TFOCB Studios on February 24, 2022 at 8:00 AM

Carlos Gaytan, world-renowned chef, sits down with us on a special episode of The Face of Chicago Business to share his story.

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Topics: Chef

Alexandra Sossa

Posted by TFOCB Studios on February 22, 2022 at 8:00 AM

Driven by an incredible story of her own, Alexandra Sossa is the Executive Director of FLAP, the Farm Worker and Landscaper Advocacy Project. An organization committed to improving working conditions and opportunities for low-income workers and their households in the cannery, farming, greenhouse, landscaping, meat, nursery, packinghouse, poultry, restaurant, and snow plowing industries.

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Topics: Non-Profit

Noah Zamler

Posted by TFOCB Studios on February 17, 2022 at 8:00 AM

Chef Noah Zamler, currently the chef at The Press Room in West Loop, joins us on this episode of TFOCB Podcast.

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Topics: Chef

Angela Cox

Posted by TFOCB Studios on January 3, 2022 at 8:00 AM

Angela Cox joins us on this episode of The Face of Chicago Business Podcast to tell us more about her story.

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Topics: Business Coach

Odell Mitchell III

Posted by Odell Mitchell III on December 27, 2021 at 8:00 AM

On this episode of The Face of Chicago Business Podcast, Odell Mitchell sits down with us and tells his story of growing up in the Illinois suburbs of St. Louis to an Entertainment Attorney in Chicago.

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Topics: Attorney

Stephanie Welter

Posted by Stephanie Welter on December 20, 2021 at 8:00 AM

Stephanie Welter is a Chicago girl through and through. Growing up in Jefferson Park with her siblings and neighborhood friends, everything about her upbringing, according to Stephanie, was pleasant. Her mom had a saying that always seemed to bring everything into perspective: “I know a bad day and this ain’t one.”

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Topics: Real Estate Broker, Lender

Edgar Montiel

Posted by TFOCB Studios on December 13, 2021 at 8:00 AM

True unsung heroes are few and far between and Edgar Montiel is toward the top of the list. Growing up in Cicero as the oldest of five boys in a low income family, Edgar and his brothers found their after-school safe haven in the Boy’s Club of South Cicero.

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Topics: Non-Profit