IVCA Newsletter August 2, 2017

IVCA Newsletter


August 2, 2017

Association News

IVCA Membership Profile: River Cities Capital Funds

Kirkland & Ellis Sponsors IVCA Scholar Program Closing Ceremony on August 17th - Register today!

Sign up now for IVCA's "Talent, Culture, Chemistry: The Right Team at the Right Time" on September 7th

Send us your nominations for the 2017 IVCA Portfolio Company of the Year Awards - Deadline September 13th!

Send us your nominations for 2017 Individual Awards - Deadline September 13th!

Legislative News

IVCA Provides Updates for State and Federal Legislative Issues - 08.02.17

IVCA Events

August 17 - IVCA Scholar Closing Ceremony

September 7 - Talent, Culture, Chemistry: The Right Team at the Right Time

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

December 4 - 2017 IVCA Annual Awards Dinner

Other Events of Interest

September 13-14 - 2017 Chicago Venture Summit

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

September 28th - McDermott Private Equity Bootcamp

October 16-17 - 2017 Midwest ACG Capital Connection

November 2 - 2017 Momentum Awards

Industry News

Ropes & Gray Highlighted by Law360 as a Leading Firm for Gender Diversity

Prairie Capital teams up with the founder and other senior executives of Right At School to recapitalize this dynamic educational services company

GTCR Completes Acquisition of Sage Payment Solutions

Highview and Victory Park Complete Acquisition of Katy Industries Operations and Assets

Ropes & Gray Advises Atlantic Media in Acquisition by Emerson Collective

Sonoma Creamery Announces Investment by Svoboda Capital Partners LLC

SpotHero Hits the Gas Pedal With $30M in New Funding with Participation from OCA Ventures, MATH Venture Partners and Pritzker Group Venture Capital

Ropes & Gray Represents EbLens LLC in Acquisition by J.W. Childs Associates

NewSpring Invests in One of the Nation’s Largest Rental Car Companies

Monroe Capital Provides $25 Million Asset-Based Facility to Betteridge Jewelers, Inc.

Ropes & Gray Advises LTS Group Holdings LLC in Acquisition by Crown Castle International Corp.

CME Ventures Participates in $33 million funding of Iguazio

Baird Capital Invests in Prescient Healthcare Group

Ropes & Gray advises on Angelo, Gordon Second Direct Lending Fund

CapX Announces Successful Exit of Portfolio Company Gro-Well

Baird Capital Portfolio Company Amphora Medical Closes $35.5 Million Series B Financing

Ropes & Gray Advises OMNIPLEX World Services Corporation and Altamont Capital Partners in Acquisition by Constellis

Fourth Revolution Awards Call for Nominations

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.

Chicago Booth

Senior Associate Director, Strategic Initiatives

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High Street Capital

Job Description – Operating Partner 
Location:  Chicago
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