Wealthy Families & Others Who Invest in

IL Entrepreneurial Companies

Visit their webpages to learn more about their investment interests.

Our innovation hub members see the full list and information about how best to approach and work with them.

7Wire Ventures

Early-stage healthcare, especially founders who focus on empowering the intelligent connected health consumer (connected devices, the cloud, sophisticated analytics)


Insurance, hospitality and many other industries

Anderson Pacific Corporation

Telecommunications, media and SaaS

Ashland Capital

U.S. companies with recurring revenues of $10-$50 million in industrial manufacturing & services, distribution & logistics and business services

Avocation Investments

Midwestern U.S. B2B businesses

Bluestein & Associates

Seed and Series A in food, retail and B2B technologies

Breslow Forsythe Group

U.S. business services, consumer goods, distribution, industrials, and manufacturing

Caretta Partners

Companies changing the world for the better

Chaifetz Group

Business & commercial services, consumer branded products & services, financial services, healthcare products & services, media & entertainment, niche manufacturing, transportation & logistics

Concentric Equity Partners

Late-stage business, consumer, financial and technology-enabled services


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