IVCA Newsletter April 27, 2016

IVCA Newsletter


April 27, 2016

Association News

IVCA Feature: Highlights of the 2016 IVCA/NVCA Luncheon, Featuring a Panel entitled ‘Cleversafe: Building a ‘Unicorn’ in Chicago’ 

IVCA Feature: “View from the Hill” – Bobby Franklin, President & CEO, NVCA

We Want to Follow You!

NVCA Leadership Gala & Summit on May 5th: Full Agenda and Speaker Lineup, Registration Open!

Civic Engagement Profiles

 Share your philanthropic organization with us!

Legislative News

 IVCA Provides Updates for State and Federal Legislative Issues - 04.27.16

IVCA Events

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

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

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

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

May 5, 2016 - The Second Annual NVCA Leadership Gala & Summit

May 17-18, 2016 - Michigan Growth Capital Symposium

October 6, 2016 - Momentum Awards

Industry News

Zebra Ventures backed Profitect Takes Top Prize at 2016 Retail AP Innovation Awards

Alert Logic Surpasses $100 Million in Annualized Revenue

IACLEA Announces New Partnership with Motorola Solutions-Funded SST, Inc. / ShotSpotter

Wynnchurch Capital and Comvest Partners Sell U.S. Pipe

Wind Point Partners Announces Workrite Ergonomics, a division of Wind Point portfolio company, Knape & Vogt Has Acquired Toronto, Canada Based ISE

Baxter Announces New Product Developed in Partnership with Water Street

Victory Park Capital Founder & CEO Richard Levy Recognized as a Top 20 Leader in Marketplace Lending

Victory Park Capital Participates in $35M Funding of Kueski

Motorola Solutions-Backed Boundless Distribution of QGIS 2.14.1 is Now Available

Pritzker Group Private Capital Portfolio Company Milestone AV Technologies Acquires Vaddio

ParkerGale: Can Unicorns Hurt Buyouts?

Monroe Capital Supports Z Capital Partners, L.L.C.’s Acquisition of Twin-Star International, Inc.

Hyde Park Angels Leads $1.5M Funding of The Eastman Egg Company to Seize on Enormous Fast-Casual Market Opportunity

Frontenac Completes Recapitalization of Liquid Technologies

Valtris Specialty Chemicals, an H.I.G. Portfolio Company, Acquires Akcros Chemicals

Monroe Capital Supports The Halifax Group’s Investment in Familia Dental Group Holdings, LLC

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


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