Press & News Archive

  1. Illinois Bicentennial
    Illinois Department of Veterans’ Affairs and the Illinois Bicentennial Office announce ‘Honor 200′ Recipients
    The recipients of the Bicentennial HONOR 200 have been announced. The award honors the work of 200 veterans who continue to make extraordinary contributions to the people of Illinois. Among those recognized were Col. Jennifer Pritzker, CEO and president of TAWANI Enterprises and founder and chair of the Pritzker Military...
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    Trump Administration’s Latest Attack Betrays Honorably Serving Transgender Troops
    Palm Center
    “While the Trump administration ramps up its attacks on the transgender community to score political points, thousands of transgender Americans continue to serve their country in uniform every day, earning praise from senior military leaders and peers alike.”...
  3. Chicago Skyline
    Chicago’s Notable LGBTQ Executives
    Crain's Chicago Business
    Crain’s Chicago Business is proud to announce Chicago’s Notable LGBTQ Executives, a first-ever list. The 88 LGBTQ leaders featured alphabetically on these pages come from a wide range of sectors—finance, tech, nonprofits, media, the arts and more.
  4. Chicago Sky Honors Colonel Jennifer Pritzker During the Military Moment of the Game
    Press Release
    “On behalf of the entire WNBA Chicago Sky family, we would like to express what a tremendous honor it was to recognize Col. Pritzker during our Military Moment of the game,” says Jeanne Polydoris, military and veterans outreach chair for the Chicago Sky. “We honor Col. Pritzker for her service to our country and for the unbelievable support she provides to those who wear the uniform, both past and present, and their families who serve along with them. She’s a true patriot.”
  5. Colonel Jennifer Pritzker One of 78 Leaders Memorialized on Bicentennial Stairs in Honor of Norwich University’s 200th Anniversary
    Press Release
    “Col. Pritzker embodies the best of what a civic leader can do to have a positive impact on students. She is a person of enormous heart and great integrity. We are deeply grateful for her extraordinary efforts and ongoing partnership with the University,” said Norwich University President, Dr. Richard W. Schneider.
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    Colonel Jennifer Pritzker One of 78 Leaders Memorialized in Honor of Norwich University’s 200th Anniversary
    Newscenter ABC 25 Crossroads Today
    Colonel (IL) Jennifer N. Pritzker, IL ARNG (Retired) was selected to have her name engraved on a memorial staircase.
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    TAWANI Enterprises Restructures Hospitality Division
    Chicago Business Journal
    TAWANI Enterprises, Inc. today announced a restructuring to its hospitality division, Stone Heritage Collection.
  8. TAWANI Enterprises Restructures Hospitality Division
    Press Release
    Restructure allows for improved profitability and more flexibility to invest in community preservation and economic development.
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    More New CEOs
    The Chronicle of Philanthropy
    Susan Rifkin has been tapped as executive director of the Tawani and Pritzker Military foundations, the grant-making arms of Tawani Enterprises.
  10. Philanthropist and Entrepreneur Jennifer Pritzker Commits $1,000,000 in Program and Challenge Grants
    Army History
    Colonel (IL) Jennifer N. Pritzker, (IL ARNG-Ret.) committed $1,000,000 toward the Army Historical Foundation’s (AHF’s) capital campaign.