IVCA Newsletter August 6, 2014

IVCA Newsletter


August 6, 2014

Association News

IVCA Profile: Ed Woodbury, President of McCaffery Interests, on the Gigabit Network Planned for the Former U.S. Steel South Works Site

Register today: September 9th luncheon 'Building a Career in Private Equity: Different Routes to Partnership'

IVCA Events

IVCA Event - September 9 - Building a Career in Private Equity: Different Routes to Partnership

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

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

Edgewater Platform Company Completes Two Acquisitions

AvantCredit Secures $75 Million Series C Funding Led by Tiger Global Management and $200 Million Credit Facility Led by Victory Park Capital

Svoboda Capital Partners Announces Investment in Reliable Parts

Motorola Solutions Participates in $2.6 Million Series B Funding of Speaktoit

Thoma Bravo Completes Acquisition of Sparta Systems

Monroe Capital Expands Credit Facility to OSG Billing Services


RoundTable Healthcare Partners Announces Sale of Vesta Funding, Inc. to The Lubrizol Corporation

National Football League and Zebra Technologies to Provide ‘Next Gen Stats’ for the 2014 Season

Motorola Solutions Portfolio Company Revionics’ Growth Continues – SaaS Sales Increase 300+% in First Half of 2014

Patriot Capital-Backed Horizon Mud Company, Inc. Purchases Mud Masters Group, LLC

H.I.G. Capital’s Portfolio Company Big Tex Trailers Announces Numerous Expansion Activities

Baird Capital’s David Gregorka featured in Xconomy article on Midwest Venture Capital and Entrepreneurial Environment

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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