Metro Chicago Exports presented the Metro Chicago Export Pitch, co-sponsored by UPS! The event took place on October 4th at mHub (965 W Chicago Ave, Chicago, IL, 60642).

  • First place: JackPoint Jackstands
  • Second place: MAYA Cosmetics
  • Third place: KOVAL Distillery

2017 Metro Chicago Export Pitch finalist list:


  • Haven Allen, Executive Director, mHub
  • Steve Hughes, Director of Marketing, UPS Illinois District
  • Dorri McWhorter, CEO, YWCA Metropolitan Chicago
  • Sheila Owens, Vice President, Economic Development, ComEd
  • Ryan Ruskin, President & COO, The Ruskin Group