Christyn S. Freemon

Project Forward

Christyn S. Freemon is the founder and Chief Solutionist of Project Forward, a tech enabled commercial corridor development company in Chicago, IL.  A graduate of Northwestern University, Ms. Freemon has participated in various task forces for the City of Chicago and Cook County, Illinois is a licensed Real Estate Broker for the State of Illinois, Commissioner for the Social Innovation Commission of Cook County, member of the Garfield Park Rite to Wellness Collaborative and sits on a number of other non profit boards, commissions and working groups.

She is an active real estate consultant, specializing in community revitalization projects that include resources like pop up  e-commerce training and support and access to capital resources and panels. To date, Christyn has helped her clients secure and leverage over $35M in municipal grants and non-traditional capital in the last 3 years.

Ms. Freemon is the Producer of The Urban RECon Accelerator which supports and  navigating public and private partnerships.  The Urban RECon Accelerator hosts a 2 day conference to catalyze neighborhood development.