The Chicago Inventors Organization’s (CIO) is a non-profit (501c3) whose vision includes being the premier provider of positive, affordable, credible resources to independent inventors whose products range across all markets including digital apps. We assist independent inventors in navigating through the complex invention process to create marketable products that have a chance at sharing shelf space with other top selling shelf-ready products.

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Let’s bring your ideas to life and make sure that it’s something awesome!

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“Smart Business Structures For Successful Inventions”

Your invention is coming to life and you are now up late at night thinking about marketing, licensing or manufacturing it. Should you select some form of corporation or a limited liability partnership or just a sole-proprietorship?

Our Guest Speaker will be Jennifer Turner, Certified Public Accountant (CPA), who will address the characteristics and benefits of different business structures to ensure you set-up the right structure for success with your invention in 2018!

Save The Date December 16, 2017

“Join Us For Our Annual Christmas Potluck Party”

Click HERE to register NOW!

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FREE for Paid Current Members of the Chicago Inventors Organization and Only $20.00 for the General Public.




CIO has moved to its new location at 2150 S Canalport #2A-9, Chicago IL 60608.

Calling All Inventors
Do you have a Patented Shelf Ready Product?

We might be able to assist?

Call 312-850-4710 or Contact Us Online.

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