IVCA Newsletter November 6, 2013

IVCA Newsletter


November 6, 2013

Association News

IVCA to Honor Three Chicago Leaders in Venture Capital, Private Equity with Its Top Annual Awards

IVCA Profile: 2013 Fellows Award Recipient Jim Dugan, CEO and Co-Founder of OCA Ventures

Purchase your tickets today for the 2013 IVCA Awards Dinner

IVCA Events

December 9 - 2013 IVCA Awards Dinner presented by Kirkland & Ellis LLP

Other Events of Interest

November 5-6, 2013 - Wisconsin Early Stage Symposium

November 6 - Navigating the Affordable Care Act

December 11 - 2013 New England Venture Summit

Industry News

Zebra Technologies' Phil Gerskovich to Deliver Keynote Address at the Internet of Things World Forum in Barcelona

Monroe Capital Wins Small Mid Market Lender of the Year Award by Global M&A Network

Origin Ventures Leads $3M Series A Funding of Iris Mobile; Illinois Ventures, Hyde Park Venture Partners, Hyde Park Angels and OCA Ventures Participate

Thoma Bravo Completes the Acquisition of Empirix

Sidley once again garners more first-tier national rankings than any firm in 2014 U.S. News – Best Lawyers® 'Best Law Firms' survey

Monroe Capital Provides $27.5 Million Senior Secured Credit Facility to Gem Shopping Network, Inc.

Baker Tilly - The Application of the Success-Based Fee Safe Harbor to Milestone Payments

Martin Partners Recruits Board Member to Equipment Transport

Water Street Sells AAIPharma Services Corp.

Kirkland & Ellis - Multiple-Based Damage Claims Under Representation & Warranty Insurance

CapX Helps Caro Nut Build New Roasting Facility

Report Shows Motorola Solutions-Backed Scanbuy Processed Nearly 24 Million Mobile Engagements In Q3 2013

East Chicago, IN Police Department Announces Use of Motorola Solutions-Funded ShotSpotter™ Gunfire Location, Alert & Analysis

Businesses can Go Paperless with Motorola Solutions-Backed Canvas Mobile Forms from Sprint

Motorola Solutions-Funded Agent Vi Ranked 20th Fastest Growing Technology Company in Israel



Job Postings

Redbox parent company, Outerwall, Inc. is operating a new venture incubator.  Outerwall Ventures is currently seeking the following positions:

  • Director, New Venture Development
  • Manager, New Venture Sourcing
  • Manager of Portfolio Management
  • New Venture Sourcing and Development Analyst

Please view Job Postings on our website here.


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