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
 

......... November 22nd 2017

Capital Match Life Sciences and Technology Application

Event details
Program Overview The CONNECT Capital Match program is designed to introduce early stage, investment ready companies in life science and technology to appropriate sources of funding. Capital Match is...
......... November 30th 2017

2017 Most Innovative New Product Awards & Entrepreneur Hall of Fame

Event details
San Diego's Most Exciting Night in innovation! Join us for the 30th  Anniversary of the CONNECT Most Innovative New Product Awards! MIP is a CONNECT signature event that annually honors the...
......... December 6th 2017

Frameworks Workshop: Corporate Valuation

Event details
Program Overview Through a series of “real world” case studies and interactive group discussions, this program will cover a range of valuation issues and topics. What You Will Learn:  • Valuation...

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.

Rick Bregman
Bank of America
Stephen Beuerle
Procopio
Peter N. Townshend
Perkins Coie
Bill Kuhnert
bkm OfficeWorks
Ken Weixel
Deloitte.
Bill Hunter
Fish & Richardson
Jennifer Schneider
Tiber Creek Partners, LLC
John R. Wetherell
Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman
Jennifer Borba von Stauffenberg
Olive PR Solutions, Inc
Trindl Reeves
Barney & Barney

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 pharmaceutical chemistry development and manufacturing organization. http://www.pharmatek.com/
......... Consumer Products
Senomyx discovers novel flavor ingredients that boost taste sensations such as sweet. http://www.senomyx.com/
......... Life Science Diagnostics & Research Tools
Halozyme Therapeutics is focused on developing oncology technologies that target the tumor. http://www.halozyme.com/
......... Communications & IT
Premier provider of blade-based cloud computing and storage infrastructure for data centers http://www.cirrascale.com/index.aspx
......... Communications & IT
AIS Data Centers is the Southwest’s market leader for business-ready IT infrastructure http://www.americanis.net/
......... Software & Digital Media
Solekai is committed to producing rapidly-developed, high-quality software solutions. http://solekai.com/
......... Software & Digital Media
Entropic is a world leader in semiconductor solutions for the connected home. http://www.entropic-communications.com/
......... Life Science Diagnostics & Research Tools
Stemedica manufactures adult ischemic-tolerant stem cell products and biological compounds. http://www.stemedica.com/

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