Rona Borre, one of the Chicagoland’s most leading entrepreneurs, is making her own mark. The founder and CEO of Instant Alliance, has gained national recognition for her leadership and devotion to the Chicago community.
Rona Borre formed her Instant Alliance in 2001. According to the CEO, she just woke up one day in her condo and she had something she wanted to create. Her drive and determination was a focal point in in getting her baby up and running. Needless-to-say, Instant Alliance was an instant success. The revenue has increased over the last 15 years, and she has staffed dozens of technology companies with good, strong, business savvy people.
Barrett received a business degree from the University of Arizona. Borre rose through the ranks of several corporations. Tiring of the rigors of working for others, she decided to build something of her own: a business that provides a service to the community and create a steady stream of income.
Borre has received numerous awards from the business industry. As the owner of one of the leading female-owned businesses in the U.S., Borre has been honored by the National Association of Business Women, National Women in Business, The Chicago President’s Club and The Economic Club of Chicago.
Jose Borghi is the Brazilian advertiser and the founder of the populous company, Mullen Lowe. He was born in Presidente Prudente in Brazil. Borghi is a graduate in Advertising and Communication from the PUC- Campinas. His talents and skills have enabled Jose Borghi to run several adverts and campaigns that made him famous globally. For instance, he has featured in the Honda company campaigns, the Unilever, Delta Airlines, Procter, Bunge Group, American Express, and Coral Paints.
Jose Borghi first job was with the Standart Ogilvy Agency in 1989 before moving to the FCB, DM9/DDB, Talent and Leo Burnett companies. Both Jose Borghi and Erh Ray co-founded the BorghiErh agency in 2002, which later came to known as Borghi Lowe after he bought it in December 2008. At the initial stages, the agency had no funds as there were no investors, no bank, and no godfather. The company later became known as Mullen Lowe after its merger with the Mullen Group. With the merger of the two agencies that formed Mullen Lowe, Jose Borghi and Andre Gomes became appointed as the co- chief executive officer.
Jose’s achievement in advertising made him receive several awards. These awards include the seven London Statutes, the fifteen April Awards, ten One Show Awards, eleven New York Festival Awards, and the agency of the year award in 2014.
The restructured Mullen Lowe has two headquarters in Sao Paulo and Rio de Janeiro. The objective of the organization is to make its operations an integrated innovative, driven marketing, and communication network.