IVCA Newsletter March 29, 2017

IVCA Newsletter


March 29, 2017

Association News

IVCA Legislative ALERT! No On HB 3393 - SB 1719

Legislation would create 'privilege tax' on investment managers

Sign up Now! 2017 IVCA Spring Luncheon featuring panel "How Washington Might Affect Venture and Private Equity" abnd "Fireside Chat with Bryan Cressey, Cressey & Company and David Golder"

Legislative News

IVCA Provides Updates for State and Federal Legislative Issues - 03.29.17

IVCA Events

(We are adding more events as they are finalized)

May 16 - 2017 IVCA Spring Luncheon

October 24 - 2017 IVCA Annual CFO Summit for VC and PE Finance Professionals

December 4 - 2017 IVCA Annual Awards Dinner

Other Events of Interest

April 12 - Kellogg Spark 2017: The Premier Student-run Private Equity and Venture Capital Conference

May 17-18 - MedCity INVEST

2017 Midwest PE/VC Golf Invitational

September 13-14 - 2017 Chicago Venture Summit

September 21 - 2017 Share the Vision - University of Illinois' Innovation & Start-Up Showcase

November 2 - 2017 Momentum Awards

Industry News

Ropes & Gray Advises Bain Capital on Purchase of Stake in MKM | MKM Is UK’s Largest Independent Builders’ Merchant

Motorola Solutions-Funded BlueLine Grid, the Nation's Security Collaboration Platform, Adds New Investor

Cressey & Company, in Partnership with Spectrum Equity, Announces Investment in Verisys

Ropes & Gray Represents Leading Coca-Cola Bottler in Acquisition of Distribution Rights and Production Facilities in South Florida

NewSpring Capital Successfully Invests in Sussex Wire

Motorola Solutions-Backed Orion Labs Announces Enterprise Voice Platform for Next Generation Push-To-Talk Communication

Ropes & Gray Represents Canada Goose Holdings Inc. in its IPO

Wind Point Partners Acquires Vee Pak

IllinoisVENTURES' Portfolio Company Aptimmune Receives Biotech Award

Hyde Park Angels Launches New Podcast, People First

Ropes & Gray: H.I.G. Capital Sells Arctic Glacier to Carlyle Group

Motorola Solutions-Funded Agent Vi Launches “innoVi for Smart Cities”, an AI-Based Cloud Platform Empowering Cities with Comprehensive Video Analytics


IllinoisVENTURES' Portfolio Company Serionix Backed by NASA with $750K Contract

Ropes & Gray Advises Genstar Capital in Acquisition of Bracket

Baird Capital invests in Autobooks

University of California endowment doubles private equity in new asset allocation

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.

High Street Capital

Job Description – Operating Partner 
Location:  Chicago
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