Anshoo Sethi, the young owner of a failed O'Hare-area motel, managed to trick Illinois' political heavies into supporting his grand ambition to erect a massive $913 million hotel-and-convention center near the airport despite having no building permits, construction plans or legit franchise deals with Hyatt and other chains.
A compelling story in Fortune's latest issue gives the play-by-play on how Sethi, then in his 20s, smooth-talked Gov. Pat Quin ...
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