Crain's covers Chicago's scene in focus this week

February 27, 2011

Good to see some coverage of Chicago, a few solid articles for the week:

 

Quick jump to Crains right here...

http://www.chicagobusiness.com/section/issue02?date=20110226#axzz1FCOINaNv

... and I also pulled a few headlines after the jump on the full blog posting...

 

Chicago is a far cry from Silicon Valley, but local VCs see fresh investment opportunities

Read more: http://www.chicagobusiness.com/article/20110226/ISSUE02/302269996/chicago-is-a-far-cry-from-silicon-valley-but-local-vcs-see-fresh-investment-opportunities#ixzz1FCOwmBeP

 

Startups backed by Lightbank hope Groupon founders' magic rubs off

Read more: http://www.chicagobusiness.com/article/20110226/ISSUE02/302269997/startups-backed-by-lightbank-hope-groupon-founders-magic-rubs-off#ixzz1FCPANVc6

 

Seed-stage investors and incubators aim to help Chicago tech startups put down roots

Read more: http://www.chicagobusiness.com/article/20110226/ISSUE02/110229929/seed-stage-investors-and-incubators-aim-to-help-chicago-tech-startups-put-down-roots#ixzz1FCPiTIdP

 

Apex Venture Partners aims to nurture seedling tech companies

 

Hyde Park Angels takes a hybrid approach to angel investing

Read more: http://www.chicagobusiness.com/article/20110226/ISSUE02/302269998/hyde-park-angels-takes-a-hybrid-approach-to-angel-investing#ixzz1FCQcUxT3