Sadé Carpenter

Multimedia Storyteller

Highly driven, adaptable and innately curious storyteller, multimedia journalist and interpersonal relationship builder.

Skilled communicator, creative problem-solver and innovative content creator with a passion for working in a high-pressure constantly evolving environment.

I've covered a variety of topics from health and beauty to technology and entrepreneurship. I love books, movies, music and people-watching.

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'I never initiate sex. Is my libido low?' Our 'Threesome' gives advice

Welcome to "Threesome." Each week, we'll take a look at a relationship question from the public and have three panelists give their insights. Have a question to ask? Shoot it...

Obama honors chemist for Des Plaines-based Honeywell UOP

Edith Flanigen, a chemist at Des Plaines-based Honeywell UOP, received the National Medal of Technology and Innovation in a ceremony at the White House on Thursday. President...

Deloitte, Notre Dame and teaching 'how to lead through innovation'

Yes, Deloitte Global Chief Innovation Officer John Levis said. Innovation can be taught. "What you can do is teach methodologies for looking at problems differently," Levis...

3 principles for entrepreneurs in 'this next wave' of clean energy

Now is a great time to be a clean-energy entrepreneur, says clean-tech private equity investor Rob Day. "I firmly believe that we are on the cusp of this next wave of...

The Red Line Project

Another Trend in the Cupcake Craze -- Cocktail Cupcakes

With the emergence of cupcakes as a mega-trendy dessert in recent years, cupcake shops and food trucks have become a dime a dozen in Chicago. Whether you prefer your sweets from...

Chicago actress embraces diversity, imperfection onstage

Second City alumna Tina Fey hosted the premiere episode of Saturday Night Live (SNL) last Saturday, now in its 39th season. As she introduced the six new cast members, it was...

Content Aggregation

Fund Conference 2015

Ride along with Blue Sky Innovation on Wednesday as we live-blogged the new Fund Conference, bringing together startups and investors to talk funding. Speakers included Howard...

The Red Line Project

Four @ 4

West Loop Parking Problems The city is enforcing a parking ban by ticketing and towing cars in the West Loop, but the ban was actually lifted in December, CBS 2 reports.

Storify: Boost your social marketing strategy with Blue Sky

Social-media expert Paul Rand, Katy Lynch and Mana Ionescu discuss 'How to Boost Your Social Marketing Strategy' at a Blue Sky Innovation event at 1871.