Age: 37. Why she's rising: Bought four flagship restaurants from Restaurant Development Group to form Chicago's largest woman-owned restaurant organization. Concentrated within a three-block radius, the restaurants (Club Creole, Kinzie Chophouse, Mambo Grill and the new Mio Mezzo/ Kinzie Market operation) generated more than $8 million in revenues last year. Ladder climbing: This one-time commodities trader spent time as an executive v.p. for a real estate firm before becoming a partner in ...

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