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Unleashing Passion in 2024: Key Insights from Courageous Minds Only October 2023

Get ready to ignite your leadership journey in 2024! The Garage Group, in collaboration with 1871, brought together an extraordinary assembly of leaders at our Courageous Minds Only Event in Chicago. 🌟 Alan Kleinerman – Vice President, Head of Disruption at The Kraft Heinz Company🌟 Jen Akhter – Global Head of Strategic Initiatives, Aon🌟 Daniel […]

Meet Paula and Mourad, The Garage Group’s new Associates!

The Garage Group has grown! We are excited to welcome two new Associates to our team – Paula Quintana and Mourad David. We asked them for one last interview after hiring them so that we could share with you all of the things that stood out to us during the hiring process and why we […]

Learning from Chicago’s Innovation Leaders

Thank you for joining us at our latest Courageous Minds Only Community Event! Special thanks to 1871 for making the event possible. Jason Hauer, Co-founder and Head of Growth at The Garage Group, led an inspiring discussion some of Chicago’s top innovation leaders: Garry Cooper from Rheaply Jorie Sax from United Airlines and Rainer Struck […]


We’re excited to introduce some recent additions to our growing team and their thoughts on courage and growth mindsets. Alex Reed, Associate Alex brings a strong background in food business and brand management to The Garage Group team along with an innate growth mindset that has not only driven her success, but those around her […]


“Gatherings are important to the human experience, but too often we don’t give them much thought.” – Priya Parker, The Art of Gathering It’s undeniable that the landscape of gathering has changed so much in the last couple of years since the pandemic. At The Garage Group, it has felt like a pendulum finding its […]