IVCA Newsletter November 11, 2020

IVCA Newsletter


November 11, 2020

Association News

IVCA Feature: New Member Profile of Insperity Human Resources (HR)

IVCA is pleased to announce 2020 Award Recipients

Legislative News

IVCA Provides Updates for State Legislative Issues - 11.11.2020

IVCA Events

December 7, 2020 - virtual 2020 IVCA Awards Event presented by Kirkland & Ellis LLP

Other Events of Interest - If you are interested in any of these events, please check their websites as they may have been cancelled or postponed.

November 12, 2020 - Smart Business Dealmakers Chicago R/S from June 9, 2020

November 17, 2020 - Winston & Strawn's 'Correcting the Record: Yes, Women Want to Form Their Own Private Equity Firms – Part II'

Industry News

MK Capital Portfolio Company, Ann Arbor AI supply chain company LLamasoft, acquired for $1.5 billion by Silicon Valley firm Coupa

Linden and DW Healthcare Agree to Sell Z-Medica to Teleflex

Centene Signs Definitive Agreement to Acquire SSM Partners-Backed Apixio

Locke Lord Team Represents Kofile and Audax Private Equity in Acquisition of Bizodo (d/b/a SeamlessDocs)

Ropes & Gray Advises 3i on its Acquisition of MPM

Ropes & Gray Represents Genesis Therapeutics in a Genentech Partnership on AI Drug Discovery and Development

Frontenac Enters the Global Modular Water Treatment Market with the Acquisition of Newterra Group

TVision Insights Captures $16M in Funding; Jump Capital Participates

Wynnchurch Capital Acquires Drew Foam Companies

Ropes & Gray Advises Alibaba in its US$1.15 Billion Investment in Farfetch

Ropes & Gray Represents Bain Capital in Cerevel Therapeutics Business Combination with a SPAC

Zip closes A$100 million in debt funding from Victory Park Capital

RiverGlade Capital-Backed USOSM Moves into Oklahoma Market, Partners with Oral and Maxillofacial Associates LLC

Shore Capital Partners Announces Founding of Southern Sports Medicine Partners

Ropes & Gray Represents TSG Consumer Partners in the Sale of its Minority Stake in SweetWater Brewing Company

Jump Capital Participates in $8.5M in Series A Funding Aperio Systems

Ropes & Gray Advises Dunkin’ Brands in its Sale to Inspire Brands

Water Street Healthcare Partners-Backed Discovery Becomes the Global Market Leader in Biospecimens with Acquisition of East West Biopharma

Periscope Invests in MobiChord, A Technology Expense Management Software Platform – Built Natively on ServiceNow

Monroe Capital Supports Vector Capital’s Acquisition of MarkLogic Corporation

Ropes & Gray Represents New Mountain Capital in its Acquisition of HealthComp

Ropes & Gray Represents Attentive Behavior Care in its sale to Proud Moments

The Stable Acquires Retail Technology Company RichContext Centene Signs Definitive Agreement to Acquire SSM Partners-Backed Apixio

TPG and TA Associates to Acquire Planview from Thoma Bravo for $1.6 Billion

Water Street Announces New Appointment

Wind Point Partners Named In Inc.'s 2020 Private Equity 50 ListRopes & Gray Advises Advent International in its Agreement to Acquire Nielsen Global Connect for $2.7 Billion

Ropes & Gray Advises GHO Capital on Acquisition of Envision Pharma Group

Women of Influence honoree: Suzanne Yoon, Kinzie Capital Partners

Shore Capital Partners Named to Inc.’s 2020 Private Equity 50 List

Vista Equity Partners Named to Inc.’s 2020 List of “The 50 Best Private Equity Firms for Entrepreneurs and Founders”

Ropes & Gray Represents Boxy Charm in its sale to IPSY Forming BFA Industries

Ropes & Gray Represents Altamont Capital Partners in the Merger of Colorado Boxed Beef with Quirch Foods

Ropes & Gray Advises Advent International in its Agreement to Acquire Nielsen Global Connect for $2.7 Billion

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 as received, most current first.

None posted at this time.


Not for Profit BOD Positions

Not for Profit Seeks New Board Members

IMD Guest House Mission & Description

IMD Guest House builds community and healing by providing comfortable, affordable accommodation for patients and their families throughout their treatment

·         47 fully furnished apartments, located at corner of Polk & Damen

·         The only organization in the Chicago area that supports patients of any age, receiving out-patient or inpatient treatment

·         About 50% of our service supports low-income families, and we never turn families away for lack of funds

·         Length of stay is determined by medical referral, no pre-sent limits

·         Key patient populations: Cancer patients, organ transplant patients, parents of neonatal ICU patients, veterans receiving treatment for PTSD, and more

·         In 2018, we supported 706 patients and provides 12,306 nights of service.

·         Annual Budget $1.7 million

Website: www.imdguesthouse.org

Current Board:  Professionals in banking and financial services, real estate development, attorneys, healthcare and other businesses

Board Responsibilities

·         Serve as an ambassador for IMD Guest House who understands and interprets its work to the community.

·         Attend regularly 5-6 scheduled Board meetings per year, in person or via telephone. 

·         Participate actively in at least one board standing committee, attend its meetings, lend judgment to its deliberations and be active in its work.

·         Make a generous personal financial contribution ($250 Minimum) annually, each according to his/her own means, and will be responsible for giving or getting $750 annually. 

·         Participate in at least one of the fund raising activities organized by the development department each year.

·         Prepare for each Board meeting by studying all appropriate reports and being prepared to discuss current activities of committees to which they are assigned.

·         Assist in recruiting prospective new volunteers, Board members and agency supporters in the community.



Victory Gardens Theater - see Trustee Roles and Responsibilities here.




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