IVCA Newsletter August 20, 2014

IVCA Newsletter


August 20, 2014

Association News

IVCA Profile: Troy Henikoff, Managing Director of TechStars Chicago, on the Upcoming August 27th Demo Day

Open to non-members: September 9th luncheon 'Building a Career in Private Equity: Different Routes to Partnership'

Secure your Awards Dinner Gold Sponsorship before the price increase on Sept. 17th

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

October 14-15 - Chicago Venture Summit

November 6 - ACG 5th Annual Entrepreneurship Bash

November 12-13 - Wisconsin Early Stage Symposium

Industry News

Linden Completes Investment in Spear Education, LLC

Thoma Bravo To Make Significant Investment in SailPoint

Patriot Capital Invests in Carthage Specialty Paperboard, Inc.

Luminal closes $10M Series B Financing, Led by NEA

Sleep Startup Casper Raises $13.1 Million in Series A Funding

H.I.G. Growth Partners Completes Strategic Investment in LuLu*s Fashion Lounge

First Analysis invests in data center hyperconvergence innovator Scale Computing

Wynnchurch Capital Sells SafeWorks Holdings, Inc.

Exclusive: Two Chicago Growth Partners executives raise $350 mln for new venture - PE Hub

McGladrey Hones Middle Market Macroeconomic Insight, Adds Economist Joe Brusuelas

Market Basket Renews and Expands Agreement with Motorola Solutions-Backed Revionics to Unlock Additional Profits in Big Data

Square works with Victory Park Capital to extend hundreds of millions of dollars to independent businesses

Ernest Waaser Joins Linden as Operating Partner

Pritzker Group adds Global Business Leader to its Private Capital Team

GTCR Announces Partnership with David Snow to Form Cedar Gate Technologies

Baird Capital - Taking Healthcare’s Vital Signs


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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