IVCA Newsletter September 26, 2018

IVCA Newsletter


September 26, 2018

Association News

IVCA Feature: New Member Profile of KB Partners

Only a few Gold Sponsorships for the 2018 IVCA Awards Dinner left! Contact Kathy Pyne today! 

Legislative News

IVCA Provides Updates for State and Federal Legislative Issues - 09.26.18

IVCA Events

October 18 - 2018 IVCA Annual CFO Summit for VC and PE Finance Professionals

2018 Annual IVCA Awards Dinner

Other Events of Interest

September 13 - 19th Annual CityLIGHTS Awards

September 27- Illinois Ignite 2018

October 2 - 2018 MVCA Annual Awards Dinner

Oct 2 - Kayo Women's Venture Capital Forum (part of Kayo Women's Private Markets 6th Annual Conference

October 2 - 2018 MVCA Annual Awards Dinner

Oct 2-3 - Kayo Women's Private Equity Conference (part of Women's Private Market 6th Annual Conference)

October 11 - Women Who Fund Forum 2018

October 12 - Michigan Private Equity Conference

Oct. 24-25 FUND Conference

October 29 - Chicago Innovation Awards

November 15 - 11th's Annual Momentum Awards Dinner

November 27-28 - IoT Summit Chicago

May 22, 2019 - VentureCat - Northwestern's annual student startup competition

Industry News

KB Partners Launches New Sports-Tech Fund

Duchossois Capital Management Participates in Chicago Pacific Founders Strategic Investment in SightMD

In Memoriam - Tom Main, 7wire Ventures

Plante Moran Thought Leadership: Profits interests and tax reform: Three things you should know

Ropes & Gray Advises The Hershey Company in its Acquisition of Pirate Brands

SSM Invests in ProviderTrust

ARCH Venture Partners Participates in $40M Funding of OncoResponse

Origin Ventures Participates in $9M Funding of Wove

Chowly raises $5.8 million for new hires and market expansion

Ropes & Gray Represents MarketCast Group and Kohlberg & Company in its Acquisition of Turnkey Intelligence

Pritzker Group Venture Capital Leads $8M Series A funding of Apprentice.io

Wynnchurch Capital Portfolio Company America II Acquires Advanced MP Technology

Monroe Capital Expands Credit Facility to Priority Ambulance, LLC

Thoma Bravo Completes Acquisition of Quorum Software

Thoma Bravo Announces the Promotion of Chip Virnig to Partner Thoma Bravo

Private Equity Counsel Timothy Castelli Named One of the Most Talented Attorneys Under Age 40 in Illinois

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.

7wire Ventures - May 31, 2018

Associate – Job Descripton

7wire Ventures is seeking an Associate to work out of their Chicago headquarters. The team is looking for someone to take an important and wide-ranging role in the fund. This excitng and varied positon is a great fit for the right self-motvated leader.

Click here for complete details.

High Street Capital - March 2018

Investing Team position

Opportunity: To join a 20 year old private equity firm with the objective of growing into a Partnership role. This person will be part of a four person investing team investing Fund V.
Location: The position is Chicago-based with operations primarily in Chicago, and ultimately Throughout the Midwest.
Title: Director/VP depending on experience and qualifications. Reports to Partners.
Click here for complete details.

Not for Profit BOD Positions

Victory Gardens Theater - see Trustee Roles and Responsibilities here.




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