Archive: Delores Jackson

Delores Jackson was Director of Corporate Learning for Oklahoma City Community College for eight years, consulting with business leaders to determine the training and develop needs of their employees, designing the programs, and managing a staff of professional trainers. She has over 20 years experience managing marketing services professionals, designing and conducting research, developing strategic plans, and technical writing and editing. She began her professional career teaching grammar, composition, and literature to high school juniors. Delores’ passions include gardening, reading and volunteering.

Scotty’s Brewhouse opening in Champaign-Urbana.

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. — Scotty’s Brewhouse has announced plans to open in Champaign-Urbana this spring, its first restaurant in Illinois. The restaurant will fill up to 100 part- and full-time positions. The company will begin taking applications onlin ...

Barilla opens new HQ in Northbrook.

NORTHBROOK, Ill. — Barilla, the world’s leading pasta brand, has opened its new Region Americas Headquarters in Northbrook. The 75,000-square-foot facility was built for collaboration and learning, which are engines that drive the company’ ...

SPINS spinning into Chicago, adding 100 new jobs.

CHICAGO — SPINS announced that the company has opened its corporate headquarters in Chicago. It has moved 150 employees to the city, and plans to add more than 100 new jobs over the next two years. “SPINS sees what many companies are seeing in C ...

S.C. Johnson bringing 175 jobs to Chicago.

CHICAGO — S.C. Johnson & Son has announced that it is bringing approximately 175 jobs over the next 12 to 24 months to a new office in Chicago. The new jobs are primarily marketing and sales related positions. The consumer products company has ...

C.H. Robinson building new HQ in Chicago.

CHICAGO — C.H. Robinson, one of the world’s largest logistics providers, has announced plans for a 207,000-square-foot build-to-suit office building located in Chicago’s Lincoln Park neighborhood. Construction of the three-story building will trans ...

UPS hiring 3,000 seasonal workers in Chicago area.

CHICAGO — United Parcel Service will hire more than 3,000 seasonal workers in six Chicago area facilities. The company will fill positions in Palatine, Northbrook, Franklin Park, Bedford Park and two facilities in the city. Positions available with UPS ...

ConAgra Foods moving HQ, 700 jobs to Chicago.

CHICAGO — ConAgra Foods announced the relocation of its headquarters to Chicago. The owner of iconic food brands such as Chef Boyardee, Libby’s and Swiss Miss, among others, will lease new office space in the Merchandise Mart. ConAgra will staff ...

Macy’s hiring 2,000 holiday workers in Chicago.

CHICAGO — Macy’s has begun hiring more than 2,000 seasonal positions in the Chicago area. The retailer operates Macy’s and Bloomingdale’s stores, and plans to hire a total 85,000 holiday seasonal workers nationwide. The department st ...

Gogo brings 730 employees to Chicago.

CHICAGO — Gogo, the leading provider of in-flight connectivity, announced that it has officially landed in the loop with the opening of the company’s new global headquarters in The Gogo Building. The company now has more than 730 employees in Chicago ...