Laura Ricketts: Why I support accountability in Lakeview

January 10th, 2019 Client: Laura Ricketts/The Ricketts Family Source: Crain's Chicago Business "There has been some speculation as to why my family’s involved in the upcoming Wrigley neighborhood elections where the incumbent alderman, Tom Tunney, is running for re-election. I can sum it up in one word. Accountability." Read full article via Crain's Chicago Business.

2019-06-24T02:11:51+00:00January 10, 2019|Tags: , , |

06/30/17 – Cubs owners borrow more than $65 million on Wrigley rooftops

June 30th, 2017Client: The Ricketts Family / Chicago CubsSource: Chicago Tribune"The debt replaces several smaller loans for rooftop buildings on Sheffield and Waveland avenues that the team's owners acquired in a series of deals from January 2015 through February 2017 and creates one larger long-term loan, said Dennis Culloton, Ricketts family spokesman.Wintrust's loan refinances the

2017-06-30T15:29:02+00:00June 30, 2017|Tags: , , , |

06/20/17 – Gov. Ricketts Announces International Trade Mission to Canada

Nebraska delegation to promote agriculture, business investments.LINCOLN – Today, Governor Pete Ricketts announced plans to lead a trade mission to Canada during August 7-11, 2017.  Governor Ricketts will lead the mission in conjunction with the Nebraska Department of Agriculture (NDA) and Department of Economic Development (DED).   “In Nebraska, we export $8.5 billion worth of total

2017-06-20T14:34:59+00:00June 20, 2017|Tags: , , , |

Clients in the News – 05/05/2017

Inside look at the Chicago Cubs' epic comebackClient: Chicago Cubs / The Ricketts FamilySource: 60 Minutes"Character is the difference maker.  And once the Chicago Cubs put together a team with it, and a good deal of talent, they won the World Series for the first time in 108 years. That's the secret to the Cubs

2017-05-05T10:49:30+00:00May 5, 2017|Tags: , , , |

Clients in the News Roundup – Cubs Unveil Park at Wrigley Before Home Opener

Cubs unveil Park at Wrigley before openerApril 10th, 2017 Client: Chicago Cubs and The Ricketts Family Cubs unveil Park at Wrigley before opener "The Cubs unveiled the new Park at Wrigley on Monday, complete with red brick, purple hyacinth, green grass, some seating, a new merchandise store and a place for the

Clients in the News – 02/28/17

Client: The Ricketts Family/Chicago CubsSource: Chicago TribuneCubs Chairman Tom Ricketts said Monday that the team plans to work with city officials to put together an attractive bid to host baseball's 2020 All-Star Game at Wrigley Field."Hopefully we'll be able to sit down with the city here over the next few months and iron out what

2017-03-01T14:31:29+00:00March 1, 2017|Tags: , , |

Clients in the News – 02/18/17

Client: The Ricketts FamilySource: Chicago TribuneIt started out seven years ago trying to win the National League Central.Now the Ricketts family wants the world.After addressing the full squad Saturday at the Cubs' spring training complex, Chairman Tom Ricketts said he would like the team one day to be considered "one of the great sports organizations

2017-02-21T12:52:20+00:00February 21, 2017|Tags: , |

Clients in the News – 12/1/2016

President-elect Donald Trump and Todd Ricketts, a co-owner of the Chicago Cubs, talk as Ricketts leaves the Trump National Golf Club Bedminster clubhouse in Bedminster, N.J., Saturday, Nov. 19, 2016. (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster) ORG XMIT: NJCK177 Client: The Ricketts FamilySource: Chicago Sun-Times Todd Ricketts has been tapped for on President-elect Donald Trump’s economic team as

2016-12-01T16:47:44+00:00December 1, 2016|Tags: , |

Clients in the News – 11/30/2016

Client: The Ricketts FamilySource: Chicago Tribune Todd Ricketts chosen as Deputy Commerce Secretary on President-elect Trump’s economic team:"This team will be instrumental in implementing the president-elect's America First economic plan that will create more than 25 million jobs over the next decade," Trump's transition team wrote in a news release.In a statement, Ricketts said, "Advancing practical

2016-11-30T16:45:53+00:00November 30, 2016|Tags: , |

Clients in the News – 10/28/16

Source: The Associated PressClient: The Ricketts Family ‘Cubs owners also active in politics, though loyalties split’The family deferred comment to a spokesman, who emphasized that many families could relate to the Ricketts' divided political loyalties, even those who share their sports passions."The Ricketts family, like the families of many Cubs fans, have diverse political views," spokesman

2016-10-28T16:28:20+00:00October 28, 2016|Tags: , |
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