IVCA Newsletter October 11, 2017

IVCA Newsletter


October 11, 2017

Association News

IVCA Preview: The ‘Internet of Things’ Summit Chicago will Take Place on October 18th and 19th, 2017

2017 IVCA Awards Dinner - Tables and tickets are now available for purchase!

Legislative News

IVCA Provides Updates for State and Federal Legislative Issues - 10.11.17

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

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

November 7 - "WAVE Access ~ Women in Alternatives Career Forum" - Chicago

Industry News

GTCR Closes $5.25 Billion Buyout Fund

Water Street Partners with Employee Benefit Management Services

Martin Partners Recruits Vice President of Sales to Amēda, Inc.

NewSpring Invests in Leading Employee Engagement Company

Linden Invests in Z-Medica, LLC

LaSalle Capital and Westminster Foods Complete Sale Leaseback of Hempstead, NY Facility

LookBookHQ Raises $11M Series B to Set New Standard For Marketing Outcomes; Hyde Park Venture Partners Participates

Frontenac Closes Eleventh Fund at $325 Million Hard Cap

Califia Farms Grows with $15 Million Lease from CapX

Monroe Capital Provides Financing to First Call Resolution

Baird Capital Invests in Housecall Pro

First Analysis portfolio company Yello honored for the second year in a row by ITA CityLIGHTS Awards

Linden Capital Partners Portfolio Company Merical Acquires Global Health Industries

Why Top VCs Are Betting Big On Chicago

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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