A vast community of startups, corporations, and community partners who learn from each other and innovate together, today 1871 is the home of more than 400 early-stage, high-growth digital startups. The fellow members include Bosch, Accenture Operations, Bunker Labs, and General Assembly.
Celebrating this new affiliation, Gaurav Singh, CEO says “We are a company that proudly belongs to Chicago. We believe in building where we were built and being close to our clients, and the community here in Chicago, we believe we can further contribute to the next big wave of technological advancements.” Being in Chicago was a deliberate choice. From leading Universities to opportunities for growth, Chicago offers an environment perfect for technology companies. Through Parkar Consulting, we help our clients create the paradigm shift needed to bring their product or software to the next level and today we are backed by a robust community of entrepreneurs who support Chicago’s dream. 1871 and CEC (Chicago Entrepreneurial Center) have been internal to the growth of digital start-ups. We have chosen 1871 because it aligns with the driving principles of Parkar: innovation, technology, and entrepreneurial spirit.