IVCA Newsletter April 30, 2014

IVCA Newsletter

 

April 30, 2014

Association News

IVCA Preview: IVCA/NVCA Luncheon on May 21st, ‘Let’s Hear it for the Midwest,’ with Sponsors Ropes & Gray, Baker Tilly and Speaker Mark Kvamme of Drive Capital


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

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

September 29 - 8th Annual iCON Awards Dinner

October 13-19 - Chicago Ideas Week

November 12-13 - Wisconsin Early Stage Symposium



Industry News

Silicon Valley Bank Report - 2014 Innovation Economy Outlook

Chicago Growth Partners Announces Sale of SchoolMessenger

Motorola Solutions Invests in B2M Solutions

MVC Capital Announces Investment in Inland Environmental & Remediation

Baird Capital Leads $47.25 Million in Funding for Indi (Integrated Diagnostics)

Recon Instruments Secures Investment from Motorola Solutions

Conagra sells Medallion Foods assets to Wind Point Partners' portfolio company, snack manufacturer Shearer's

Pritzker Group Acquires Technimark

Edgewater Announces the Sale of Portfolio Company ETX

H.I.G. Capital Portfolio Company, Vaupell, to be Acquired by Sumitomo Bakelite

Profitect Announces Motorola Solutions Investment

Motorola Solutions Portfolio Company SST's ShotSpotter’s Inaugural 2013 National Gunfire Index Reveals Gunshots are both Vastly Under-Estimated and Under-Reported

Prospect Partners' Portfolio Company, Velocity Aerospace Group, Announces Acquisition of E.D.N. Aviation, Inc.

Baird Capital Portfolio Company High Street Partners merges with Nair & Co

Geotab’s Telematics Solution Connects With Motorola Solutions-Backed Mobileye Technology For Advanced Collision Prevention Offering

 


Job Postings

Please view the Job Postings listed below on our website here.  Once at Job Postings please scroll down the pages to view the jobs.  They are listed most current chronologically first.

 

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

TCS GROUP SEEKS INVESTMENT ACCOUNTANT - Date submitted 3/13/14

 

 

 

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