Pritzker tapped for Commerce

Pollak, Suzanne
May 2013
Washington Jewish Week;5/9/2013, Vol. 49 Issue 19, p1
The article reports that real estate developer Penny Pritzker has been nominated by U.S. President Barack Obama for commerce secretary. Pritzker is reportedly a regular donor to the Jewish Federation and Obama's campaign. She is a civic and business leader and has an estimated net worth of 1.8 billion U.S. dollars. Her grandfather is the founder of PSP Capital Partners and its affiliate, Pritzker Realty Group. According to Obama, Pritzker has more than 25 years of management experience.


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