IVCA Newsletter March 16, 2016

IVCA Newsletter


March 16, 2016

Association News

IVCA Preview: 2nd Annual Chicago Venture Summit Will Take Place April 20-21, 2016

Register today - 2016 IVCA/NVCA Luncheon: Cleversafe: The path to (mega) success for one startup

Civic Engagement Profiles

Tell us about a civic organization you are involved with!

Legislative News

IVCA Provides Updates for State and Federal Legislative Issues - 03.16.16

IVCA Events

(Registration will be available as topics/panels are finalized)

April 13, 2016 - Annual IVCA/NVCA Luncheon

April 26, 2016 - IVCA Luncheon:  Navigating PR & Media for an Industry Under Fire

May 17, 2016 - IVCA Luncheon:  Improving Deal Flow with Communication Strategy & Deal Flow

June 28, 2016 - IVCA Luncheon:  The Future of Cloud

July 19, 2016 - IVCA Luncheon: Topic TBD

September 13, 2016 - IVCA Luncheon:  Funding Growth Rounds

October 20, 2016 - IVCA CFO Summit for PE & VC finance professionals - open only to financial professionals of venture capital and private equity firms

October 26, 2016 - IVCA Luncheon:  Macroeconomic Review and Outlook

November 16, 2016 - Luncheon:  Opportunities in Telecom: Past, Present and Future

December 5, 2016 - IVCA Annual Awards Dinner (The Four Seasons Hotel)

Other Events of Interest

March 23 & 24, 2016 - InvestMidwest

April 12-13, 2016 - MedCity Invest

April 13, 2015 - Kellogg 2016 Private Equity and Venture Capital Conference

April 19-20, 2016 - iBIO IndEx 2016

April 20 & 21, 2016 - Chicago Venture Summit

May 17-18, 2016 - Michigan Growth Capital Symposium

October 6, 2016 - Momentum Awards

Industry News

First Analysis invests in IoT/M2M hardware solutions company NimbeLink

Arbor Investments Acquires South Coast Baking, LLC

Chicago Ventures, Hyde Park Venture Partners Participate in $1.2M Funding of Pearachute

GE to add 160 Chicago tech jobs

Words of Advice from One VC to Another by Mark Achler

River CIties Capital Fund Portfolio Company Urgent Team Attracts New Capital Investment

Ankura Consulting Group Receives $100 Million Strategic Growth Commitment from Madison Dearborn Partners

New Haven, Atlantic City And SFO Among Top Five Cities With Highest Decline In Gunfire Index

Healthcare Equipment Financing Trends - Eric Starr, CapX Partners

Baird Capital Invests in Zaloni

Water Street Completes Sale of HealthPlan Services

Victory Park Capital Continues Growth of its Investment Team and Investor Services with Promotions and Three New Hires

Thoma Bravo-Backed LANDESK Acquires AppSense

CapX Partners Promotes Ryan Elsass to Vice President and Taira Masciantonio to Associate

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 chronologically, most current first.

Senior Associate at Sterling Partners -  This role is on our Education Opportunity Fund Investment Team

Private Equity Associate for Summer 2017 at RoundTable Healthcare Partners

Senior Associate at Origin Ventures


Illinois Venture Capital Association
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