IVCA Newsletter September 13, 2017

IVCA Newsletter


September 13, 2017

Association News

IVCA Feature: Highlights of the IVCA Educational Luncheon ‘Talent, Culture, Chemistry: The Right Team at the Right Time’

STILL ACCEPTING NOMINATIONS for 2017 IVCA Individual Awards. Send us your submission!

STILL ACCEPTING NOMINATIONS for 2017 IVCA Portfolio Company Award. Send us your submission!

Legislative News

IVCA Provides Updates for State and Federal Legislative Issues - 09.13.17

IVCA Events

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 28 - McDermott Private Equity Bootcamp

October 16-17 - 2017 Midwest ACG Capital Connection

October 18 - First Analysis' IoT Capital Conference at the ITA's 5th Annual Internet of Things Summit

October 18 - Fourth Revolution Awards

October 26 - FUND Conference 2017

November 2 - 2017 Momentum Awards

Industry News

Steven N. Miller, Origin Ventures, Will Be Honored as ​Daniel L. Goodwin Watchdog Award Honoree on Oct. 11th at 2017 BGA Annual Luncheon

Baird Capital Promotes Walker, Mounce and Schultze

Wynnchurch Capital Announces the Promotion of Chris O'Brien to Managing Partner

Jump Capital Promotes Saurabh Sharma and Yelena Shkolnik

Winona Capital Taps Sandeep Dhuper as New Chief Financial Officer

Svoboda Capital Partners L.L.C. Promotes Sean P. Rademaker to Senior Associate

News from OCA Ventures’ Portfolio Company SumRidge Partners, LLC

Prospect Partners Sells Summit Companies

Patriot Capital Invests in the Recapitalization of IF&P Foods

Beecken Petty O'Keefe & Company Portfolio Company Maxor to Operate New Specialty Pharmacy for United Brotherhood of Carpenters and Joiners of America (UBC)

CapX supports growth for poultry supply chain business

Water Street Joins HIDA Educational Foundation

Pritzker Group Private Capital-Backed ProAmpac Completes Acquisition of PolyFirst Packaging

HPE Shopping Spree Continues With Purchase of Pritzker Group Venture Capital Port Co., Cloud Technology Partners

NewSpring Invests in Leading Provider of Single-Source IT Infrastructure Solutions

Monroe Capital Supports Tower Three Partners' Acquisition of Parterre Flooring & Surface Systems LLC

LookBookHQ Raises $11M Series B with Participation of Hyde Park Venture Partners

Baird Capital Portfolio Company Montage Acquires GreenJobInterview

Water Street Partnership Achieves Another FDA Approval

Monroe Capital Provides Financing to Citizens Rx, LLC

Baird Capital Portfolio Company Veniti Enters Global Distribution Agreement

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.


Concentric Equity Partners, an FIC company

Private Equity Vice President -  Click here for job description

High Street Capital

Job Description – Operating Team, Digital Marketing
Location:  Chicago
Click here for details

University of Illinois

Illinois Ventures
Visiting Associate
Urbana Campus
Title:  Visiting Associate
Academic Professional
The University of Illinois seeks a Visiting Associate to engage in fulfilling the purpose of the Company.  Specifically, this purpose is to support the operations and investment activity of IllinoisVENTURES, which provides startup and early-stage venture financing for companies derived from technology originated or developed by faculty, staff, students and/or alumni of the University.  The Visiting Associate will provide support the efforts of the CEO, and the Senior Directors to promote these objectives.  Get more information here.


Not for Profit BOD Positions

Victory Gardens Theater - see Trustee Roles and Responsibilities here.





Illinois Venture Capital Association
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