IVCA Newsletter November 7, 2018

IVCA Newsletter


November 7, 2018

Association News

We are filling up fast! Buy you tickets/table for the 2018 IVCA Awards Dinner!

IVCA Feature: 2018 Venture Capital Portfolio Company of the Year is Aptinyx Company

IVCA Feature: 2018 Private Equity Portfolio Company of the Year is The Stepping Stones Group

Legislative News

IVCA Provides Updates for State and Federal Legislative Issues - 11.07.18

IVCA Events

2018 Annual IVCA Awards Dinner

Other Events of Interest

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

Wynnchurch Capital Invests in Midland Metal and Combines with Anderson Metals

Frontenac Announces Acquisition of Motion Solutions

Oncology Analytics Raises $21 Million Series B Financing Led by Oak HC/FT; BlueCross BlueShield Venture Partners Participates

Ropes & Gray Advises VSS-Southern Theatres, LLC in the Sale of Movie Tavern to Marcus Theatres

Svoboda Capital Partners LLC Adds Justin Demes as Principal

Mingle Analytics and Pritzker Group Venture Capital-Backed SilverVue merge to create value-based care vendor Mingle Health

OCA Ventures Participates in $1.2 Funding of Balto Software

Ropes & Gray Advises Bain Capital in the Creation of Cerevel Therapeutics with Pfizer

Frontenac Completes Sale of GNAP

Plante Moran Thought Leadership: The fundamentals and risks of enterprise projects

Monroe Capital Provides Financing to Support the Acquisition of Vereco

OCA Ventures-Funded Progentec Diagnostics, Inc. Raises Funds to Support Advances in Lupus Detection and Management

Ropes & Gray Advises Alibaba Group in its Strategic Partnership with Richemont and Joint Venture with YOOX Net-A-Porter Group

Monroe Capital Supports Mammoth Holdings’ Acquisition of Conveyor Car Wash Platform

Thoma Bravo to Acquire Veracode Software from Broadcom Inc. (NASDAQ:AVGO)

Ropes & Gray Advises Advent International in the Acquisition of Serta China and Partnership with King Koil China

Growth Catalyst Partners and Doug Manoni Launch CyberRisk Alliance

Frontenac-Backed Schlotterbeck & Foss Acquires Drew's Organics

Ropes & Gray Names 24 New Partners in Largest Promotion Round in Firm’s History

Ropes & Gray Represents Veronis Suhler Stevenson in its Investment in GreenSlate

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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