Chicago Ventures brings to the table strong leaders from the Midwest's business and investment community who are committed to growing new companies in the Illinois region. The fund helps entrepreneurs in their quest to find the capital needed to take their business to the next level.
Chicago Ventures was co-founded and launched by many of Chicago’s most prominent business leaders and entities. They have invested in Chicago Ventures and are committed to helping Chicago Ventures’s portfolio companies with their collective expertise and networks.
A Chicago-based fund, Chicago Ventures is focused on entrepreneurs and companies founded in the Illinois region, or willing to relocate here in order to address the Midwest capital gap. Chicago Ventures brings together local investors who believe in the future of Midwest companies, creating jobs for the region's future.
MdotLabs Lands First Round Funding From Chicago Ventures, Great Oaks, and Prominent Angels
Startup Helps Campaigns and Web Sites Avoid Non-Human Traffic Saving Advertisers and Premium Publishers Billions in Lost Ad Spend MdotLabs (www.MdotLabs.com) a SaaS security platform »
BloomNation Launches Free Online Platform To Help Local Florists Connect With Consumers And Grow Their Businesses
Raises $1.65 Million from Top Investors Andreessen Horowitz, Spark Capital, Chicago Ventures, CrunchFund and MuckerLab Los Angeles, CA – October 24, 2013 – BloomNation, an »
TempoDB Secures $3.2 Million Series A Investment for DBaaS
TempoDB, the time series database service for sensors and measurement data, announced it has received $3.2 million in Series A funding from Hyde Park Venture »
Choose Energy Acquires Power2Switch
Choose Energy, the online energy marketplace leader that helps residents and businesses switch electricity providers, announced today that is has acquired Power2Switch, the Chicago-based energy startup, »
Zipments Secures $2.25 Million Funding Round
ZIPMENTS SECURES $2.25 MILLION FUNDING ROUND TO MODERNIZE COURIER INDUSTRY & GROW SAME-DAY DELIVERY SERVICE Chicago Ventures Participates in Seed Round NEW YORK – Zipments, »