Obama’s Significant Others: Valerie Jarrett and Penny Pritzker - Yahoo! NewsPresident Obama's chief 2008 fundraiser, Penny Pritzker, is CEO of Pritzker Realty Group.
Courting Chicago's well-known wealthy Pritzker family paid off big for the man who would become president. It was fellow Chicagoan and long-time Obama friend Martin Nesbitt who introduced Obama and Pritzker.
Not ironically, it was Pritzker money that financed Nesbitt's successful startup of The Parking Spot.