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The Illinois Investment Network is an online matching service connecting Illinois entrepreneurs looking for funding with investors looking for profitable business opportunities. There are no fees to join so register today as an entrepreneur or investor and become a part of the Illinois Investment Network community.

Entrepreneurs

Find an investor for your business with our online service which connects you directly with angel investors, venture capitalists and business funds. You can either submit your proposal for free and pay after contact is made, or pay upfront and receive all the benefits of our premium services.

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Investors

We have created a dealflow network to help you find investment opportunities. Our site offers you access to thousands of business proposals. Join for free and begin receiving investment opportunities from leading edge start-ups to profitable mature businesses,

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NOTICE TO ENTREPRENEURS:

As part of our launch process, the ordinary rules for listing a proposal on our site do not apply to Illinois entrepreneurs who submit a proposal to this site. The cost of our proposal advertising services to these entrepreneurs will be $0 . This means you do not have to pay for our Premium Services package ($249 value) which allows your proposal to be featured below with all features enabled. You must be from a Illinois to be eligible for this offer. Your proposal will appear prominently on our site for 180 days and will be exposed to our database of investors from our US and Canadian sites.



Featured Proposals

Seeking investors for remote finder
Simply attach a housing unit to your remote control and also attach an adhesive button to your TV. When the button on your TV is pressed your lost remote lights up, vibrates and makes noise
  Required Amount $50,000
  Minimum Investment $10,000
  Region Illinois
  Stage Pre-Startup/R&D
  Investor Role Any


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New Brewpub in Edgewater Neighborhood of Chicago
New Edgewater Brewpub! Hand made tacos and beer, mug club, trivia nights, full bar with local brews and liquors, 6 taps of in-house craft beer, and all within walking distance of Loyola U. Excited landlord and full support from Alderman's office.
  Required Amount $350,000
  Minimum Investment $5,000
  Region Illinois
  Stage Pre-Startup/R&D
  Investor Role Any


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Comedy Tours/Concerts: $400 Million A Year Business
In 2014 our project concept was grossing $300 Million: https://www.billboard.com/articles/events/live/6091827/live-top-arena-comedy-tours
  Required Amount $450,000
  Minimum Investment $50,000
  Region Illinois
  Stage Achieving Sales
  Investor Role Silent

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Saas (Sales as a service ) and Daas ( DATA as a Service) company looking for Business partners
Company provides Inside sales, Sales and Technology consulting and B2B Data solutions
  Required Amount $10,000
  Minimum Investment $5,000
  Region Illinois
  Stage Achieving Sales
  Investor Role Advisory


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Revitalizing the Woodlawn Culture with a High End Bakery Cafe
Pretty Kakes Chicago is seeking to increase the aesthetic appeal and culture of the Woodlawn community by opening a bakery cafe in the center of the community. Our goal is to be an inspiration for the cultural aptitude this community could reach.
  Required Amount $30,000
  Minimum Investment $2,500
  Region Illinois
  Stage Pre-Startup/R&D
  Investor Role Advisory

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PM Pretty Glam The Uber of Beauty Service
I am the sole owner of this virtual agency for beauty in Chicago. I hope to link with someone who is just as passionate about PM Pretty Glam expansion projects and becoming a household name first locally, then globally.
  Required Amount $25,000
  Minimum Investment $100
  Region Illinois
  Stage Pre-Startup/R&D
  Investor Role Any


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Small Fitness Studio Looking For Capital Assistance
We are a fitness studio for women in the Chicago Suburbs with over 250 members in our first year and over $300K in sales as well. We are looking to refinance debt from our recent studio expansion project.
  Required Amount $65,000
  Minimum Investment $15,000
  Region Illinois
  Stage Profitable
  Investor Role Silent


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MAX (Feature Film Project)
he film is entitled MAX. Filmmakers who have worked with Clint Eastwood, Angelina Jolie and many more look to make a thought provoking film about the world issues through the eyes of a 6 year old boy with super human abilities.
  Required Amount $50,000
  Minimum Investment $1,000
  Region Midwest
  Stage Pre-Startup/R&D
  Investor Role Any


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Capital for smaller company with big business lined up
I am looking for silent investors to inject capital into my business to ensure I can make payroll until my client, a Fortune 500 company based in the Northern Suburbs of Chicago, begins paying invoices.
  Required Amount $250,000
  Minimum Investment $50,000
  Region Illinois
  Stage Achieving Sales
  Investor Role Silent


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Illinois Investors

United States > Illinois

I am a Vice-President with a Financial Group based out of Chicago. We focus on working with companies that are seeking financing or alternative business financing sources. We typically get involved with companies that are achieving sales, or they have a product/service that is ready to enter the market. We work with all kinds of financing scenarios such as private equity, venture capital, angel investors, bank loans, lines of credit, working capital, equipment financing, SBA loans, purchase order financing, mezzanine financing, and other combinations of debt or equity financing

$500,000 to $20,000,000

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 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 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

We invest in "have to have" ideas. Cutting-edge ideas with high quality management teams are what attracts us most.

$50,000 to $5,000,000

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

We are in touch with numerous funding sources who make all types of business, commercial and venture capital loans, such as expansion loans, equipment loans, purchase order funding, joint venture, debt/equity funding, working capital loans, construction & development loans, account receivables loans, alternative investments, term loans, etc.... For further details, feel free to contact us by phone or email, we look forward to helping you raise the capital you need.

$50,000 to $99,000,000

United States > Illinois

Looking to build a relationship / partnership with an individual, or group that has great growth potential, that is run with great people.

$250,000 to $5,000,000