VC  Illinois Partners

     Office Locations:

1212 S. Naper Blvd., Suite 119-200
Naperville, IL 60540
Phone: 312-404-3507



  • Seed



  • Information Technology



    Illinois Partners is a venture advisory and investment firm specifically focusing on commercializing technologies emanating from major research universities and federal laboratories in the Midwest. Illinois Partners works with seed-stage companies in complex or advanced technologies. Examples of some of the technologies that the firm works with are: Nanotechnology, MEMS, Bio-chemical sensors, Advanced materials, Human-computer interfaces, Optoelectronics, Pho-tonics, Lasers, and complex Software.

    Investment Firm Key

       VC = Venture Capital
       PE = Private Equity
       A = Angel
       I = Incubator
       MB = Merchant Bank
       VD = Venture Debt
       FI = Family Investment Office
       FOF = Fund of Funds
       ED = Economic Development Office   
       TT = Technology Transfer Office
       CVC = Corporate Venture Capital
       SEC = Secondary Purchaser
       HF = Hedge Fund/Mutual Fund
    Venture Capital
    Seed Stage
    (includes "pre-seed," or
    concept stage)
    No Revenue
    Early StageMinimal
    Growth Stage
    (also called Mid-stage)
    Expansion Stage
    (also called Late-stage)
    $7M and greater
    Private Equity
    Lower Middle Market$10M-$249M
    Middle Market$250M-$499M
    Upper Middle Market$500M-$1B
    Large Cap>$1B

    Investment Team:

    Name   Title
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    Neil D. Kane Co-Founder


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