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
 

......... August 12th 2016

Office Hours @ CONNECT

Event details
PROGRAM OVERVIEW As a service to all our companies, CONNECT is partnering with Stradling, a full-service business law firm with broad resources to support the specific needs of emerging growth...
......... August 23rd 2016

FrameWorks Workshop: Designing a Strategy for Growth

Event details
Program Overview Defining strategy often devolves into exercises of prediction, including predicting where the markets will be and what future buyers will want. But even the best strategy cannot...
......... September 5th 2016

Submissions Open for 2016 Most Innovative New Product Awards

Event details
Submissions Open May 1 through September 5 for the 2016 Most Innovative New Product Awards! The Most Innovative New Product (MIP) Awards is a CONNECT signature event, held annually in December,...

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.

Peter N. Townshend
Perkins Coie
Michael Maginnis
MJD Interactive Agency
John R. Wetherell
Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman
Rick Bregman
Bank of America
Mike Kinkelaar
Procopio, Cory, Hargreaves and Savitch
Bill Hunter
Fish & Richardson
Chad Beville
Compete Consulting Group
Bill Kuhnert
bkm OfficeWorks
Trindl Reeves
Barney & Barney
Andrew Ewald
CBRE

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
Johnson & Johnson is an American multinational medical devices, pharmaceutical & consumer packaged. http://www.jnj.com/
......... Communications & IT
TrellisWare is delivering the next generation of communications to military and commercial markets. http://www.trellisware.com/
......... Aerospace, Security, & Cyber Technologies
Nu-Trek specializes in anti-jam solutions and IR sensors. They are working on anti-jam antennas. http://www.nu-trek.com/
......... Pharmaceutical Drugs & Medical Devices
Celgene seeks to deliver truly innovative and life-changing drugs for our patients https://www.celgene.com/
......... Life Science Diagnostics & Research Tools
Seacoast Science is a tech company focused on the expanding chemical sensor and chemical detection. http://www.seacoastscience.com/
......... Life Science Diagnostics & Research Tools
Halozyme Therapeutics is focused on developing oncology technologies that target the tumor. http://www.halozyme.com/
......... Pharmaceutical Drugs & Medical Devices
Sanofi is a global healthcare leader focused on patient's needs engaged in managing health products. http://www.sanofi.us/
......... Communications & IT
iTECH leads in products including smart batteries, chargers, docking stations and power sub-systems. http://www.itecheng.com/

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