Ignite is a diverse and dynamic community of rising leaders in Chicago who share a hunger for personal and professional growth. Through more than 45 meaningful and curated experiences each year, you will find a place to belong, contribute and thrive.
Our members share a common commitment to:
We have an innate desire to develop and become our best selves
We thrive with the guidance and collaboration of others
We have a role in leaving the world better than we found it
Who Is Eligible For Membership?
We are committed to cultivating a diverse leadership community that provides the path and people to fuel your journey. We are only able to accept a limited number of new members each month, but encourage you to apply if the following sounds like you.
Ignite Members Are:
Professionals with a minimum of 8 years of experience, including project and/or people management
Current or aspiring leaders seeking to push personal and professional boundaries
Interested in building authentic relationships with driven and talented peers across industries
Willing to contribute their time, energy, and experience to support other members on their journeys
Committed to promoting belonging through respect, kindness and compassion
How Do I Become A Member?
Ignite welcomes new applications for membership throughout the year. We maintain a steadfast commitment to diversity and inclusion, and are committed to creating a safe space for each and every member to contribute fully. Applying is easy and takes less than 5 minutes - get started below.