Loyola University Chicago – Business Leadership Hub

Harness the Insights of Loyola University Chicago: The Loyola Business Leadership Hub is your gateway to the best of academic thought and practical solutions. The hub cuts across disciplines to find the answers and connections you need to accelerate your business, while our specialized centers bring a deep understanding of your organization and its unique challenges.




We can help. The Loyola Business Leadership Hub connects organizations to the experts, research, and resources of the Quinlan School of Business, all the schools within Loyola University Chicago, and the global network of Jesuit colleges and universities.

Underpinning all our services is a commitment to doing well in business, while also doing good for stakeholders, communities, and the environment.


Develop key skill sets on your team—or for yourself—through our professional development, custom training, conferences, and webinars.


Tap into a global network of knowledge-based resources and find Chicago-based experts from all the schools of Loyola University Chicago.


Connect with professionals and organizations who are facing—or have conquered—the same challenges as you

Services Provided

Business Planning

  • Business Plan Consulting
  • Business Succession Planning
  • Demographic and Census Data
  • Feasibility Studies
  • Forming a Business
  • Identification and Research of Foreign Markets
  • Market Plan Development
  • Market Research
  • Diversification

Buying or Selling a Business

  • Buying or Selling a Franchise
  • Purchasing or Selling an Existing Business
  • Valuation

Economic and Site Development

  • Economic Forecast
  • Environmental Compliance
  • Lease Review
  • Revitalization

Human Resources, Workforce and Talent

  • Employee Development
  • Policies and Templates
  • Recruiting
  • Retention
  • Workforce Incentives
  • Workforce Training

Import and Export Assistance

  • Networking/Exploring Exporting
  • Trade Education and Training

Internship Programs and Student Services

  • Student Placement
  • Student Research Projects
  • Student Training

Management Issues

  • Leadership/Professional Development

Manufacturing, High Tech, Life Sciences Development

  • Manufacturing Development
  • Quality Improvement (Supply Chain, Six Sigma)

Marketing and Sales

  • Feasibility Studies
  • Market Plan Development and Training
  • Market Research
  • Student Marketing Projects


  • Bookkeeping/Accounting Software Training
  • Budget, Cash Flow and Financial Statements Training
  • Business Management Training
  • Business Plan Training and Assistance
  • Human Resources Training
Primary Contact
Carolyn Ogrey
16 E Pearson St
Chicago, IL 60611
(312) 915-6614