Maggie Rosado serves as executive assistant to Jeff Malehorn of World Business Chicago, a public-private business development unit founded in 1999 and chaired by the mayor of Chicago. World Business Chicago serves as a business advocate to bring jobs and retain business in Chicago. Ms. Rosado came to World Business Chicago in its first year of operations and helped the organization become a top ranked economic development organization.
Ms. Rosado started at World Business Chicago as its administrative assistant and was responsible for maintaining smooth office operations and creating a professional impression of the office to guests, partners and clients. This role was crucial to the organization’s ability to achieve its mission of positioning Chicago as an attractive business location. After a few years, Ms. Rosado took on her current role as the executive assistant and utilized her organizational, professional and planning skills to increase the efficiencies of the President’s office.
Before joining World Business Chicago, Ms. Rosado was an office manager for HQ Global Workplaces, a multinational corporation that provides serviced office accommodation in business centers worldwide. After receiving a business administration associate A.A.S. in 2013, Ms. Rosado will pursue a Bachelor of Arts degree in leadership studies at DePaul University. Ms. Rosado is fluent in Spanish.