IVCA Newsletter April 16, 2014

IVCA Newsletter


April 16, 2014

Association News

IVCA Feature: New Member Profile of H.I.G. Capital

Let’s ‘Hear it for the Midwest’!

IVCA Events

IVCA Event - May 21 - 2014 Annual IVCA/NVCA luncheon

IVCA Event - June 5 - Educational Luncheon

IVCA Event - September 9 - Educational Luncheon

IVCA Event - October 23 - 2014 IVCA CFO Summit (for finance professionals of VC and PE firms)

IVCA Event - November 4 - Educational Luncheon

IVCA Event - December 8 - 2014 Annual IVCA Awards Dinner

Other Events of Interest

April 22-23 - MidAmerica Healthcare Venture Forum

April 23 - 15th Kellogg Private Equity & Venture Capital Conference

May 1 - Boot Camp for Private Equity Investment Professionals presented by McDermott Will & Emery

May 13-14 - VentureScape, NVCA Annual Meeting - San Francisco

May 29 - Booth New Venture Challenge - Finals

May 29-30 - SBIA Midwest Private Equity Conference

June 3-4 - 2014 Wisconsin Entrepreneurs' Conference

June 17 - McGladrey/Edwards Wildman Annual SBIC CFO Conference

June 17-18 - Michigan Growth Capital Symposium

June 18 - EY Entrepreneur of the Year - Midwest

June 23-29 - Chicago Tech Week

June 24-25 - Buyouts Midwest

September 18 - ITA Citylights Awards

October 13-19 - Chicago Ideas Week

November 12-13 - Wisconsin Early Stage Symposium

Industry News

Zebra Technologies to Acquire Enterprise Business from Motorola Solutions for $3.45 Billion

Prospect Partners Completes Sale of Gold Star Foods, Inc.

Walgreens Signs Agreement with Water Street

TIAA - CREF to Purchase Madison Dearborn Partners-Funded Nuveen Investments

Victory Park Capital Completes Asset Acquisition of Surefire Industries USA, LLC

Delhaize America to Implement Motorola Solutions-Backed Revionics Life Cycle Price Optimization Suite

NEA, Origin, Benchmark among winners in early April IPOs: VCJ

Arandell Corporation Completes Refinancing of Capital Structure for Growth and Expansion; CapX Partners Participates

Samsung S1 Corporation and Motorola Solutions-Funded VidSys sign strategic partnership agreement at ISC West

RCP Nearly Halfway to $250M Cap for Second Co-Investment Fund

To a few of the good guys behind the scenes in GrubHub’s formative years: Bravo – WP Original

A Private Equity Titan With a Narrow Focus and Broad Aims

Monroe Capital Provides $27 Million Senior Secured Credit Facility to Cornerstone Detention Products, Inc.

Baird Capital Invests in Workforce Insight

Motorola Solutions' Portfolio Company ScanLife Mobile App Joins SessionM’s Mobile Loyalty Network

Illinois ranks # 13 in tax burden as a % of State Income

Impact Engine Names New CEO & CIO

GTCR Portfolio Company Rural Broadband Investments Acquires Poplar Bluff Cable Assets

The Riverside Company has acquired BeneSys from High Street Capital


Job Postings

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University of Illinois, IllinoisVentures, Visiting Director of Operations & Controller, Chicago or Urbana Campus - Date submitted March 28, 2014

Healthbox, Corporate Counsel: Chicago - Date submitted 3/24/14





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