IVCA Newsletter November 9, 2016

IVCA Newsletter


November 9, 2016

Association News

IVCA 2016 Awards Dinner Profile: Recipient of the Richard J. Daley Award is Ellen Rudnick, Senior Advisor & Adjunct Professor of Entrepreneurship at Chicago Booth

Join us! TIckets and tables are now on sale for the 2016 IVCA Awards Dinner

IVCA Events

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

December 13, 2016 - Toolkit Event "Valuation & Pricing"  Member only event - Register here

  • 8:30 am - 12:00 noon
  • Who should attend this event?
    • New Associates at VC/PE firms
    • Employees new to VC/PE  (investment or operations)

Industry News

Seven New Cities Roll Out Motorola Solutions' Portfolio Company ShotSpotter Technology to Help Prevent Crime and Reduce Gun Violence

Martin Partners Recruits Head of Tax to Sabre

Winona Capital Management Announces Sale of Petsense, LLC to Tractor Supply Company

Wynnchurch Capital Sells JAC Products

Victory Park Capital adds Zhengyuan Lu to Investment Team

Sterling Partners Announces Promotions of Kim Vender Moffat and Michael Drai to Managing Director

Patriot Capital Supports Acquisition by AAA Sales & Engineering

Monroe Capital Provides Financing to CarePlus Medical Corporation

University of Delaware Launches MK Capital Portfolio Company, Passport, Parking App on Campus

Hyde Park Venture Partners' Portfolio Company InContext Solutions Raises $15.2M to Bring Retail Experiences into VR

Contessa Health Closes $7 Million Series B Financing with Participation of BlueCross Blueshield Venture Partners


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.

New Listing:

US Cellular - Director of Strategic Partnerships and Investments Job in CHICAGO, IL

Job description and application:  click here

Date:  7/19/2016
Location:  CHICAGO, IL US


Visiting Comptroller and Director of Operations
The University of Illinois seeks a Visiting Comptroller and Director of Operations. Under the general direction of the CEO & Managing Director of IlllinoisVENTURES, LLC, the Visiting Comptroller and Director of Operations manages the financial operations of the LLC and its affiliates, oversees all documents related to financial transactions and investments and manages the day-to-day operations of the organization.



Illinois Venture Capital Association
Please mail all correspondence to: 27 N. Wacker Drive, #405, Chicago, IL 60606