Chicago Investors

Vetted Startup Investing


If you are an accredited investor seeking investment opportunities in startups, we invite you to join our Venture Connects investor network. Once you have joined our network, you will have access to review and potentially invest in vetted startups.

We’ve developed a platform enabling investment transactions to take place on numerous deal types (Convertible Debt, SAFE, Priced Rounds, Alternatives).

In addition, Venture Connects hosts quarterly private investor pitch events and monthly educational and/or networking events in the Chicago area with plans to grow in other metropolitan areas.

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“I have been to a number of VCVetted pitch events, and I am always amazed at the quality of startups pitching and their level of preparation.”

- Tom Denison, SmartHealth Activator

Vetted Startup Investing

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At Venture Connects, we've disrupted an industry by selecting
the best companies and the best investors to create a community.
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