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Featured Proposals

LESOUL™️ Women’s Empowerment Apparel
The LESOUL™️ brand connects & focuses on womens empowerment & integrity in an innovative way & create a fun & new shopping experience to the apparel industry. The investment will go towards expansion of the team, host events, marketing, etc.
  Required Amount $50,000
  Minimum Investment $20,000
  Region Illinois
  Stage Pre-Startup/R&D
  Investor Role Silent


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Ace Haircare - Premium Black/African American natural haircare
The Natural black haircare and beauty sector is an emerging market within the black/African American hair and beauty space. For generations haircare has been a prominent market amongst black consumers and the market shows its here to stay.
  Required Amount $100,000
  Minimum Investment $50,000
  Region Illinois
  Stage Other
  Investor Role Silent


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Midwest Sports and Fitness Center
We are a full service health and fitness club. We are looking to expand into Multi-sport facility for hosting Youth Travel sports and manage 7 youth travel teams as well.
  Required Amount $3,500,000
  Minimum Investment $70,000
  Region Illinois
  Stage Breaking Even
  Investor Role Advisory


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Residential Home
Looking for a silent investor to help complete the building of an investment property.
  Required Amount $100,000
  Minimum Investment $50,000
  Region Illinois
  Stage Other
  Investor Role Silent


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Interested in a potential $1 billion opportunity?
We're developing a device which transforms a standard mechanical deadbolt into a keyless electronic lock, no tools required. Instead of fumbling with keys you'd use a simple keyfob, it's truly keyless. It adds security and convenience in minutes.
  Required Amount $1,500,000
  Minimum Investment $25,000
  Region Out Of State
  Stage Achieving Sales
  Investor Role Any

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DAISY BELL
Daisy Bell is an intimate, fine-dining restaurant in Chicago, Illinois. Our focus is French technique, with specific references to Japanese and Hakka flavors and sensibilities.
  Required Amount $1,750,000
  Minimum Investment $50,000
  Region Illinois
  Stage Pre-Startup/R&D
  Investor Role Silent


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Furniture Retail and Wholesale
Family owned Furniture retail business that has a great presence in Chicagoland area with a 40k sq ft showroom and great track record. 3 channels of revenue (retail, wholesale and online sales). Over 3 million dollars in annual revenue.
  Required Amount $1,000,000
  Minimum Investment $150,000
  Region Illinois
  Stage Profitable
  Investor Role Silent


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Funding for startup for automated golfball retrieval business
I am automating golfball recovery and recycling for resale of golf balls and set a new industry standard for retrieval to help reduce the risk of Injury or death to Diver’s and the impact on the environment
  Required Amount $300,000
  Minimum Investment $100,000
  Region Illinois
  Stage Pre-Startup/R&D
  Investor Role Any


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Illinois Investors

United States > Illinois

Investing on behalf of both large institutional investors and small private equity firms including debt, mezz and equity investments 18+ years in commercial real estate development and investment Group investor with access to $70Bln in funds

$5,000,000 to $1,000,000,000

United States > Illinois

I have been involved in the lending arena for 14 years. I have done everything from residential to commercial deals. I represent private funding source's that will FUND up to 100 %, and fund any type of project based asset. Project must make sense!!! Funding takes approximatley 70 banking days to fund once project and all necessary paperwork has been submitted to investor.From 10 million and up!!! NO UP FRONT FEES!!!

$1,000,000 to $900,000,000

United States > Illinois

I am a former private equity executive who has been living and working in the Chicago area for over 25 years. I'm married with 3 kids living in the western suburbs of Chicago. Having helped buy, grow and sell companies for over 10 years, I'm very familiar with the types of operational systems and improvements needed in growing businesses. I previously worked for middle market private equity firms located in Chicago and was formerly an investment banker. Most recently I've been helping my family run a hospital and 4 colleges in India. I received my BSBA in Finance & Accounting from Washington University in St. Louis in 2001 and received my MBA from the University of Chicago with concentrations in Finance & Entrepreneurship. Given my background, I can be a hands-on investor when appropriate and if the right opportunity exists, can try to attract more capital.

$200,000 to $2,000,000

United States > Illinois

We are an US domestic and global hotel development, advisory, and property management company based in Chicago, Il. We have contact sources with many other industry companies and individual investors who are interested in the hospitality industry and look to invest in these types of ventures. We can assist you in not only finding a potential financier or partner but also assist in the overall success of the entire project and on-going operations.

$0 to $1,000,000,000

United States > Illinois

My firm takes private companies public by reverse merger. We have 140 IPO's and reverse mergers in our history, that include: Groupon for 700mm, GNC for 495mm, Spirit Airlines for 159mm, Dunkin Donuts for 640mm. Our Large Cap program has been retooled for small private companies. If you need to raise over 5mm, please contact us immediately. We will pay for every expense related to a public launch, and supply all legal work, at no cost to our clients. We take our fee in stock only. We are 100% vested in your public fundraising success. We offer a true "Public Launch Partnership"

$50,000,000 to $50,000,000

United States > Illinois

I am keen on investing in a lucrative, calculated viable business, either by partnership or as a financier, I will welcome any profitable business plan/proposal (Long or short term). I will be willing to invest independently. I am a sincere and straightforward individual when it comes to business. I am ready to increase or reduce the investment sum to meet with the required amount, provided you will guarantee good returns for my investments.

$1,500,000 to $100,000,000

United States > Illinois

I and my wife have a lots of experience in the Thai, Chinese, and Japanese Restaurant business. My wife is a head chef at a Thai Japanese restaurant for the last 10 years. I work in the area of logistics & electronics and am a graduate of the Keller Graduate School of Management at DeVry University.

$100,000 to $500,000

United States > Illinois

My investment objective is to diversify after the meltdown of the mortgage industry. I was in that business for 10 plus years. I have a bacground in the mortgage banking industry also a degree in communication (radio&television). I'm investing as a private investor along with my grandfather.

$100,000 to $1,000,000