Must-reads before you start your weekend:
- When I grow up, I wanna be like the 20 most powerful women in Chicago business. Did we miss someone? Now it’s your turn to tell us who would make your list.
- Rahm is betting the mayor of Phoenix that the Chicago Sky will defeat the Phoenix Mercury in the WNBA Finals. Emanuel is putting up three of Chicago’s favorite things: Beef, beer & bacon.
- Dress smart, live smart: “A suit is the most classic, timeless thing a man can wear.” Meet this week’s “business model,” Jacob Holton, a med student at Rush Medical College.
- Gino’s East River North is opening a brewery. The pizza spot will pour small-batch, house-brewed beers and will sell 64-ounce growlers to go. Yes please.
Craving more? Get The Thread to your inbox every Wednesday night.