Executive Experience

The journey doesn’t end after you start up, it’s only just beginning and with new challenges. To support mid-market companies CONNECT developed programs expressly for executives scaling a business.

Luminary Series

Exclusive events featuring notable innovation leaders who will candidly share their business insights, lessons learned, and unique experiences. CONNECT’s Luminary Series presents extraordinary opportunities to delve into complex topics with today’s top achievers.

CONNECT Executive Forum

Fueled by similarities of role, these peer-to-peer, executive groupings allow members to benchmark, problem-solve, and share experiences in an environment of trust and confidentiality. Forums meet regularly and are self-governed within a defined structure.

Executive Development

Professional development programs, led by strategic advisors, designed specifically for the challenges of mid-market growth. These interactive workshops provide focused and detailed instruction around advanced business problems or specialized, industry-specific topics.

Luminary Series

Exclusive events featuring notable innovation leaders who will candidly share their business insights, lessons learned, and unique experiences. CONNECT’s Luminary Series presents extraordinary opportunities to delve into complex topics with today’s top achievers.

CONNECT Executive Forum

Fueled by similarities of role, these peer-to-peer, executive groupings allow members to benchmark, problem-solve, and share experiences in an environment of trust and confidentiality. Forums meet regularly and are self-governed within a defined structure.

Executive Development

Professional development programs, led by strategic advisors, designed specifically for the challenges of mid-market growth. These interactive workshops provide focused and detailed instruction around advanced business problems or specialized, industry-specific topics.

WHAT’S HAPPENING FOR EXECS

Find out more about our programs and events for executives
 

......... April 4th 2017

CONNECT DT @ DeskHub Happy Hour

Event details
Join CONNECT DT every first Tuesday of the month for our CONNECT DT @ DeskHub Happy Hour. Beer will be provided and good times will be rolling. A new networking opportunity for current and alumni...
......... April 6th 2017

Capital Track Education Series: Due Diligence & Term Sheets

Event details
Program Overview  Preparing for and performing due diligence on a company is one of the most important pieces of executing a successful early stage equity deal. Entrepreneurs that understand how to...
......... April 12th 2017

FrameWorks Workshop: Protect Your IP

Event details
Program Overview Intellectual property (IP) rights are frequently the most valuable assets a company has and frequently not protected adequately.  Identifying and protecting a company’s intellectual...

OUR KICK ASS STRATEGIC ADVISOR NETWORK

Built over the course of 30 years, CONNECT has an incredible roster of the preeminent business, legal, communications, and design experts. For the tools and services CONNECT can’t provide directly, our strategic advisor network can help you with just about any challenge you encounter.

Stephen Beuerle
Procopio
Trindl Reeves
Barney & Barney
Jennifer Schneider
Tiber Creek Partners, LLC
John R. Wetherell
Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman
Ken Weixel
Deloitte.
Andrew Ewald
CBRE
Bill Kuhnert
bkm OfficeWorks
Bill Hunter
Fish & Richardson
Mike Kinkelaar
Procopio, Cory, Hargreaves and Savitch
Peter N. Townshend
Perkins Coie

Innovation Company Members

With the support of these technology and life science member companies, CONNECT is growing the San Diego innovation economy.

Members Innovating
in San Diego
......... Pharmaceutical Drugs & Medical Devices
A biopharmaceutical company focused treatments for oncology, autoimmune & inflammatory diseases http://www.ambitbio.com/
......... Consumer Products
MindFlow Design is an innovative Southern California-based product development company. http://www.mindflowdesign.com/
......... Life Science Diagnostics & Research Tools
Verenium Corporation is a recognized pioneer of high-performance enzymes for use in bioscience. http://www.verenium.com/
......... Pharmaceutical Drugs & Medical Devices
Ligand, a pharmaceutical company, is assembling a large and diverse portfolio of current assets. http://www.ligand.com/
......... Cleantech
FieldLogix is the first Green fleet GPS tracking system, which helps companies lower fuel use. http://www.fieldtechnologies.com/
......... Pharmaceutical Drugs & Medical Devices
Johnson & Johnson is an American multinational medical devices, pharmaceutical & consumer packaged. http://www.jnj.com/
......... Communications & IT
Premier provider of blade-based cloud computing and storage infrastructure for data centers http://www.cirrascale.com/index.aspx
......... Aerospace, Security, & Cyber Technologies
Indyme is about instant awareness of urgent actionable events happening in your stores right now. http://www.indyme.com/

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