SMS Assist, one of Chicago’s biggest venture-backed companies, didn’t have to look far for a new CEO. Promoted to the top job was Marc Shiffman, the company's former president and chief financial officer and one its earliest employees. Read the full story.
Developers are pushing legislators for more community solar and supporting the Path to 100 Act, legislation to expand the Illinois renewable portfolio standard to 40 percent by 2030. Read the full story.
SMS Assist hired longtime technology executive Kevin McDunn as chief product officer. McDunn will lead all aspects of the tech platform’s product innovation strategy for multisite property management. Read the full story.