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September 15, 2016

The Board of Directors of the Center for Neighborhood Technology is delighted to announce the appointment of Erin Grossi as CEO of CNT.  Ms. Grossi takes up the position October 7, 2016.

“I am so excited about our decision to hire Erin,” said board president James Cahan. “She brings ideas, connections, and strategic skills to lead CNT in carrying out its mission and identifying new opportunities and new resources to support it. Her appointment, and the continuing, enthusiastic engagement of founder Scott Bernstein as chief innovation officer, reinforces CNT’s longstanding commitment to innovation in the service of creating sustainable and equitable communities.”

Ms. Grossi comes to CNT most recently from UI LABS, where she served as the principal business strategist and oversaw an innovation portfolio including water/flooding solutions, smart buildings, and other technology projects. Before that she worked for 11 years at the nonprofit Underwriters Laboratories, most... Read the rest of this Press Release »

Featured Story named one of the Top 20 Urban Planning Websites of 2016

The Global Grid

Top 20 Urban Planning Websites of 2016

The Global Grid fifth annual ranking of urban planning websites is out! This year’s list is diverse and reflects the broad appeal and influence of urban planning not only among professionals, but also the public at-large. Like previous years, we used Alexa Analytics to rank the websites in this list and have chosen platforms dedicated exclusively to urban and city planning to ensure consistency.  CNT is the only Chicago organization on the list. 

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