IVCA Newsletter July 23, 2014

IVCA Newsletter


July 23, 2014

Association News

IVCA Feature: New Member Profile of New Enterprise Associates

Deadline: Friday, July 25th for nominations for 2014 Individual Awards

Only 2 days left til the Friday, July 25th deadline to submit your nomination for 2014 Portfolio Company of the Year Awards

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IVCA Events

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

August 5 - 2014 Chicago Innovation Showcase

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

MK Capital Leads $9 M Series A Financing of SimpleReach

First Analysis invests in SaaS analytics company VisiQuate

Hyde Park Venture Partners Participates in $10M Series B Funding of ParkWhiz; Jump Capital Leads Financing

Svoboda Capital Partners' Portfolio Company Databank IMX, LLC Announces Acquisition of Advanced Data Systems Inc.

CapX Invests in Start Up Success Digital Ocean

GTCR Announces Acquisition of Cole-Parmer Instrument Company

Motorola Solutions-Backed Airclic Enhances Transportation Logistics Solution with Real-Time Automated Routing and Improved Order Reporting

Airclic Simplifies Compliance With Department of Transportation-Compliant Driver Vehicle Inspection Reporting Solution

Frontenac Company closes its tenth fund at $250 million target

Monroe Capital Provides $14 Million Senior Secured Credit Facility to Starpoint Health, Inc.

Victory Park Capital Announces Credit Facility to Construction Data Company

Frontenac Company completes majority recapitalization of Cloud Star, natural pet products leader

Monroe Capital Provides $20.5 Million Senior Secured Credit Facility for Specialty Retailer ESOP Transaction

Motorola Solutions-Funded ScanLife Mobile App Now Offers Personalized Digital Deals

CapX Invests $13 Million in Lifestyle Brand Karmaloop

OCA Ventures-Backed Automated Insights - Robots Are Invading the News Business, and It’s Great for Journalists

Motorola Solutions Portfolio Company: Progressive Grocer Highlights the Importance of Using Predictive Analytics Combined with Prescriptive BI

A Force For Good - Baird Capital Hosts Economia Roundtable


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:  6/24/14

Director of Technology Development, Clean Energy Trust; Chicago, IL
Date submitted 5/8/14

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

TCS Group Seeks Investment Accountant - Date submitted 3/13/14




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