Also known as:
Jay Robert Pritzker
Address: Lives and/or works in
Wealth class: Billionaire
Family tree: Pritzker is the son of Donald Pritzker, founder of Hyatt Hotels Corporation.
Areas of interest:
politics & government
Politics: Pritzker is a contributor to Democratic committees and campaigns.
Personal social network: Much of Pritzker's Muckety comes from nonprofit connections.
Philanthropy: Pritzker and his wife gave $100 million to Northwestern University's School of Law in 2015.
J.B. Pritzker personal relations:
Louis W. Hoyes - friend
Donald Pritzker (deceased) - son
Mary Kathryn Pritzker - spouse
Lee Rosenberg - friend
Other current J.B. Pritzker relationships:
Chicago Mill & Lumber Co. - part-owner
Duke University - trustee
Illinois Holocaust Museum - campaign chairman
Northwestern University - trustee
Pritzker Family Foundation - president
Pritzker Group - managing partner
World Business Chicago - director
J.B. Pritzker past relationships:
2008 Hillary Rodham Clinton presidential campaign - fundraiser
2016 Hillary Rodham Clinton presidential campaign - fundraiser
Economic Club of Chicago - director
Illinois Human Rights Commission - chairman
Milton Academy - graduate
Muckety List of Most Networked in Chicago, 2008 - in top 100
Priorities USA Action - contributor
Youbet.com, Inc. - director
Additional Muckety map information sources:
Environmental Working Group;
Securities and Exchange Commission
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J.B. Pritzker campaign contributions:
Listed below are major federal donations reported to the FEC.
Iowa Democratic Party - $10,000 on 9/4/2014
New Hampshire Democratic Party - $10,000 on 6/3/2014
Joint Action Committee for Political Affairs - $5,000 on 10/10/2012
B 4 5 PAC - $5,000 on 10/7/2010
University Public Issues Committee - $5,000 on 9/22/2010
CityPAC - $5,000 on 9/16/2010
Americans United in Support of Democracy - $5,000 on 8/20/2010
Women Vote! - $5,000 on 6/15/2010
Democratic Senatorial Campaign Committee - $30,400 on 10/31/2009
CityPAC - $5,000 on 8/20/2009
Americans United in Support of Democracy - $5,000 on 6/17/2009
Hill PAC - $5,000 on 1/18/2009
Democratic Senatorial Campaign Committee - $26,500 on 6/30/2008
Democratic Party of Illinois - $3,900 on 10/29/2007
Democratic National Committee - $28,500 on 3/31/2007
Major contributions to state-level political organizations & campaigns:
2011 Rahm Emanuel mayoral campaign - $35,000 on 12/30/2010
Muckety news stories featuring J.B. Pritzker
Fifty billionaires were direct or indirect recipients of farm subsidies, according to a report by the nonprofit Environmental Working Group.
November 7, 2013
Tonight, President Obama will speak at a ceremony honoring this year's winner of the Pritzker Architecture Prize, named for the family that built a fortune with the Hyatt Hotels chain.
June 2, 2011
May 6, 2007