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
 

......... 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,...
......... September 8th 2016

CONNECT Member Breakfast

Event details
PROGRAM OVERVIEW Come meet CONNECT Chief Executive Officer, Greg McKee, and other leaders of the San Diego innovation ecosystem at an informal breakfast hosted by CONNECT. The morning includes a...
......... September 8th 2016

Frameworks Workshop: Basics of Obtaining Commercially Effective IP

Event details
Program Overview Intellectual property rights are often key to the foundation, growth and ultimate survival of a company. For technology and bio-science companies, the ability to raise funding is...

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.

Jennifer Borba von Stauffenberg
Olive PR Solutions, Inc
Trindl Reeves
Barney & Barney
David Noosinow
Bank of New York Mellon
Ken Weixel
Deloitte.
Jeremy Duimstra
MJD Interactive Agency
Peter N. Townshend
Perkins Coie
John R. Wetherell
Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman
President
Jason Kruger
Signature Analytics
Andrew Ewald
CBRE
Bill Hunter
Fish & Richardson

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
......... Aerospace, Security, & Cyber Technologies
Northrop Grumman is a leading global security company providing innovative systems. http://www.northropgrumman.com/
......... Pharmaceutical Drugs & Medical Devices
Organovo designs and creates multi-cellular, dynamic and functional human tissues. http://www.organovo.com/
......... Communications & IT
Helping people connect through fast, secure, and mobile connectivity http://www.att.com
......... Software & Digital Media
The leading voice on the Patient Financial Experience. https://www.avadynehealth.com/
......... Consumer Products
Vektrex designs thermal control chambers, light measurement systems, LM 80 systems and software. http://www.vektrex.com/
......... Pharmaceutical Drugs & Medical Devices
SD&E is the utility that provides natural gas and electricity to San Diego County and Southern OC. http://www.sdge.com/
......... Life Science Diagnostics & Research Tools
Molecular diagnostics company provides diagnostic, prognostic,& predictive tests for cancer patients http://www.biotheranostics.com/
......... Life Science Diagnostics & Research Tools
Regulus is focused on the discovery and development of microRNA therapeutics. http://www.regulusrx.com/

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