Today is the DEADLINE for submitting your nominee(s) for the 2018 IVCA Awards!

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September 12, 2018

Yes, today is the day, the deadline to submit your nomination(s) for the 2018 IVCA Awards.  If you haven't sent it in yet, please do so ASAP!

Download, complete and return the form(s) below to [email protected].  As in previous years, the IVCA takes your recommendations which are then presented to the Awards Committee for voting to decide the final awardees. 

Thank you in advance for your participation!


 
Portfolio Company of the Year Awards:


Begun in 2010, The Portfolio Company of the Year Award recognizes a venture capital-backed company and a private equity-backed company based on the following criteria:

  • An Illinois-headquartered company, VC/PE backed, which had a realized liquidity event in 2017 or 2018 and has clear, recognizable metrics of success
  • Examples of a great outcome might include:
      • Great returns to investors
      • Speed to achieve key milestones
      • Impressive revenue growth
      • Impressive net growth
      • Impressive employment growth
      • Introduced a key and impactful technology
      • Turnaround Story

While specific details are required for our voting process, IVCA will not publish information the company or firm deem confidential.

Download the submission form here:

Deadline for Submission is September 12, 2018!
 
Civic Contributions - Daley Award
  • Has directed significant effort toward improving our city, our state and the country.
  • A person who demonstrates the highest ethical standards on both a personal and professional level.
  • Has participated in the venture/private equity industry as an investor, service provider or academic.
 Investment Success - Golder Award
  • Is a recognized leader in venture/private equity investing.
  • Has a strong track record of investment results.
  • A person who demonstrates the highest ethical standards on both a personal and professional level.
  • A history of achievements that reflect high standards for him/herself and others.
Contribution to IVCA - Fellows Award
  • Has recognizable accomplishments working with IVCA in its mission of advocating, educating and promoting for VC/PE in Illinois.
  • A person who demonstrates the highest ethical standards on both a personal and professional level.
  • Has participated in the venture/private equity industry as an investor, service provider or academic.

Download the nomination forms here:

Deadline for Submission is September 12, 2018!