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
 

......... July 22nd 2019

Apply For the 2019 Most Innovative New Product Awards

Event details
The Most Innovative New Product (MIP) Awards is a CONNECT signature event that annually honors the celebrities of innovation along with their groundbreaking new products launched within the past two...
......... August 9th 2019

Office Hours @ CONNECT with Stradling - August 2019

Event details
PROGRAM OVERVIEW As a service to San Diego startup companies, CONNECT is partnering with select strategic advisor and professional services companies to provide entrepreneurs with an opportunity to...
......... September 5th 2019

Frameworks Workshop: Ten Mistakes in Early Stage Financing, Seed to Series B

Event details
Program Overview In today’s evolving economic environment, there still seems to be endless regulatory and fiscal changes and challenges when acquiring or selling a company. In order to successfully...

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.

Bill Kuhnert
bkm OfficeWorks
Trindl Reeves
Barney & Barney
Jennifer Schneider
Tiber Creek Partners, LLC
Andrew Ewald
CBRE
Executive Chair of Illumina
Jay Flatley
Illumina
Mike Kinkelaar
Procopio, Cory, Hargreaves and Savitch
Bill Hunter
Fish & Richardson
Rick Bregman
Bank of America
Ken Weixel
Deloitte.
Jennifer Borba von Stauffenberg
Olive PR Solutions, Inc

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
Nu-Trek specializes in anti-jam solutions and IR sensors. They are working on anti-jam antennas. http://www.nu-trek.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
Lilly unites caring with discovery to make life better for people around the world. http://www.lilly.com/
......... Life Science Diagnostics & Research Tools
Verenium Corporation is a recognized pioneer of high-performance enzymes for use in bioscience. http://www.verenium.com/
......... Communications & IT
Price-performance leader for tactical military communications equipment, recognized globally http://www.dtwc.com/
......... Life Science Diagnostics & Research Tools
Discovering new technologies & developing new therapies to help maintain cognitive vitality http://www.dartneuroscience.com/
......... Communications & IT
Helping people connect through fast, secure, and mobile connectivity http://www.att.com
......... Aerospace, Security, & Cyber Technologies
GA is one of the world's leading resources for high-technology systems including wireless tech. http://www.ga.com/

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