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
 

......... May 1st 2016

Submissions Open for 2016 Most Innovative New Product Awards

Event details
Submissions Open May 1 for the 2016 Most Innovative New Product Awards! The Most Innovative New Product (MIP) Awards is a CONNECT signature event, held annually in December, honoring the celebrities...
......... May 16th 2016

CONNECT Small Talk: Cyber Security

Event details
Program Overview Cyber Security got you stressed? This interactive event will help you understand how to avoid headaches from hacks. Gary’s presentation is a practical overview of steps individuals...
......... May 19th 2016

FrameWorks Workshop: Introduction to Venture Capital

Event details
Program Overview Raising money is no easy task -- but it can be done if you focus on the right priorities and avoid common deal-killers. In this half-day workshop, Peter Townshend from Perkins Coie...

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.

Andrew Ewald
CBRE
Trindl Reeves
Barney & Barney
Michael Maginnis
MJD Interactive Agency
Bill Kuhnert
bkm OfficeWorks
Peter N. Townshend
Perkins Coie
David Noosinow
Bank of New York Mellon
Rick Bregman
Bank of America
President
Jason Kruger
Signature Analytics
Ken Weixel
Deloitte.
Chad Beville
Compete Consulting Group

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
Genoptix is leading the oncology community into the future. https://www.genoptix.com
......... Cleantech
Fundamentally better engines http://achatespower.com/
......... Life Science Diagnostics & Research Tools
Regulus is focused on the discovery and development of microRNA therapeutics. http://www.regulusrx.com/
......... Cleantech
FieldLogix is the first Green fleet GPS tracking system, which helps companies lower fuel use. http://www.fieldtechnologies.com/
......... Cleantech
Solar Turbines is one of the world’s leading manufacturers of industrial gas turbines https://mysolar.cat.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
Quantum Design International has developed testing platforms for materials characterization. http://www.qdusa.com/
......... Aerospace, Security, & Cyber Technologies
A diversified systems and services company in transportation and defense markets worldwide. http://www.cubic.com/

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