Last Tuesday was Junto Night, the graduation event for Junto II, our second cohort.
Thank you to all who joined us for the magical evening, and to those who shared their experiences. Below is a selection of emails we've received, Tweets sent out, and photos from the event.
"An absolutely amazing event tonight. What an impressive group, both on the stage as well as in the audience." - Jay R.
"I had a great time at Junto Night tonight. I want to thank you for everything. I love what you are doing with Junto, and I love the experience and journey that was Junto II. I really do believe it changed my career and life for the best." - Cory K.
"Super night. Well planned and well executed. Hearing the impact junto has had on EVERYONE- especially the companies but even the mentors...you should feel so proud and so accomplished! This is an amazing thing you've created. And I'm proud to have been a part!" - Andy A.
"[My wife] and I are grateful to have the opportunity to share in such a wonderful event last night. It was very well run, and the excitement and positive energy from all of the participants was really great to see." - Kevin R.
"Great job yesterday with the 2nd class graduation and well done with the great community that you have built. What a great story. Thank you for inviting me. Saw so many faces I knew from the great Chicago entrepreneurship community." - Amir R.
"It goes without saying that what you have created is super valuable and unique - please let me know if I can support in any way." - Amelia L.
"I enjoyed the evening immensely and am pleased I attended. Thanks for including me!" - Mark H.
"Congratulations on a great event. I really enjoyed attending. I knew a lot of people there. I connected with a client, a prospect, and a close business contact among many new faces. It was really a good experience. I have a much better understanding of Junto and all that you do." - Brad P.
"What a great event! I was very impressed with the turnout, quality of folks attending, but most of all the companies and the stories of their success." - Ted G.
"Thanks so much for inviting me to Junto Night...the presentations were both fascinating and inspiring. I can only imagine the pride you must have felt---each of the groups spoke so movingly on what they learned and how they would not be the people they are without having participated in your program. It was a privilege to share in the experience. I hope that one day I can be a part of it." - Steve B.
"Thank you so much for including me in your graduation event. The strides you have achieved in such a short time are remarkable, and it’s clear its value extends far beyond business application." - Cadey O.
"It was awesome listening to the graduation speeches and have people specifically call out their new "muscle" of emotional intelligence. I'm a huge fan of what you all are accomplishing. This event was a beautiful experience showcasing vulnerability, cultural transformation, support and bottom line results for CEOs and their executive staff, which is a direct result from their journey in reflection and accountability." - Joshua S.
"Great event last eve. It was great to hang with a ton of my pals that are grads and a ton of my pals that are mentors. There’s definitely something going on that I’m intrigued with. Lets keep the conversations going. I’d like to learn a little more about the program." - Steve G.
"Great event earlier this week. Thanks for having [us]…nicely done." - Bob A.
"So good to see the incredible success of your program and the networking was great too." - Aalap S.