CV raises $63M, promotes Peter Christman and Lindsay Knight to Partner, and hires Jackie DiMonte

We’re thrilled to report we’ve closed our third fund, a $63M vehicle raised to lead seed rounds in overlooked companies.

CV was founded in 2012 to fill an acute market gap. At the time, early-stage…

Sarina Asher, HealthJoy’s Director of Customer Success, on the left. On the right, members of…

HealthJoy simplifies the healthcare experience by providing personalized benefits guidance, helping employees make better decisions to drive down costs. The easy-to-use app brings together medical professionals, advocates, Rx savings and artificial intelligence in the form of the app’s virtual assistant, JOY, to increase benefits satisfaction and productivity, decrease stress for…

U Chicago Student and CV intern Adit Damodaran

Adit is a third-year undergraduate at the University of Chicago from Chattanooga, TN. He’s an Economics major, with a specialization in Data Science, and a background in Computer Science.

Adit interned at Chicago Ventures through the spring of 2019, working on a variety of projects including sourcing, diligence, and building…

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[UPDATE: THESE ROLES HAVE BEEN FILLED]

Chicago Ventures invests in early-stage enterprise and consumer software companies in the middle of the country. We believe innovation is unbounded by geography. Structural conditions like higher concentrations of talent and customers are accelerating the rise of non-coastal markets. Nonetheless, early-stage institutional capital remains…

This piece was originally published by Lindsay Knight on LinkedIn.

Some of our portco workshops, where we bring together employees across people ops, tech, product, sales, marketing and ops.

Since 2012, Chicago Ventures has invested in over 80 startups, which means we’ve worked closely with over 80 CEOs. But across the portfolio, our companies employ thousands of people. …

Chicago Ventures

We believe generational companies can be built anywhere, by anyone. We lead seed rounds during a company’s earliest days.

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