Action item: October 1 DEADLINE for submitting nominees for 2012 Awards Dinner!

Action item: October 1 DEADLINE for submitting nominees for 2012 Awards Dinner!

September 26, 2012

IVCA is changing our nominating process this year:

1. By October 1st email [email protected] with the name of an individual you think should be considered for an award at our December 3, 2012 IVCA Awards Dinner.

2. Rather than asking for a nomination form, we will ask for a list of people who can endorse the nomination.

· For the Daley Award - “ charities/civic organizations, management teams, LPs & partners who can provide background.

· For the Golder Award - “ portfolio company management teams, LPs and partners who can provide background.

· For the Fellows Award - “ IVCA members who can support the nomination

3. We will have our professional writer compile a nomination form so that the level of detail is similar for all of our nominees.

Civic Contributions - “ Daley Award

- ¢ Has directed significant effort toward improving our city, our state and the country.

- ¢ A person who demonstrates the highest ethical standards on both a personal and professional level.

- ¢ Has participated in the venture/private equity industry as an investor, service provider or academic.

Investment Success - “ Golder Award

- ¢ Is a recognized leader in venture/private equity investing.

- ¢ Has a strong track record of investment results.

- ¢ A person who demonstrates the highest ethical standards on both a personal and professional level.

- ¢ A history of achievements that reflect high standards for him/herself and others.

Contribution to IVCA - “ Fellows Award

- ¢ Has recognizable accomplishments working with IVCA in its mission of advocating, educating and promoting for VC/PE in Illinois.

- ¢ A person who demonstrates the highest ethical standards on both a personal and professional level.

- ¢ Has participated in the venture/private equity industry as an investor, service provider or academic.

4. The voting panel will include prior awardees and IVCA Board of Directors. Awardees will be selected by November 1st.

Click here for more details on each award including the names of prior awardees.