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
 

......... January 31st 2019

Frameworks Workshop: Preparing Your Company for Sale - 2019

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Program Overview Whether you are acquiring a company or looking to merge your company with another, there are significant operational, practical and legal steps you should take to ensure that your...
......... February 8th 2019

Office Hours @ CONNECT with Stradling - February 2019

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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...
......... February 12th 2019

Lunch and Learn with Dentons - Reverse Mergers into Public Shells

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Reverse Mergers into Public Shells - An Alternative Method to Access Capital Markets (i.e. Alternative Public Offerings) Overview  This program will educate private issuers about the process of going...

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 Hunter
Fish & Richardson
Ken Weixel
Deloitte.
Mike Kinkelaar
Procopio, Cory, Hargreaves and Savitch
Jennifer Schneider
Tiber Creek Partners, LLC
Bill Kuhnert
bkm OfficeWorks
Executive Chair of Illumina
Jay Flatley
Illumina
Rick Bregman
Bank of America
Jennifer Borba von Stauffenberg
Olive PR Solutions, Inc
Andrew Ewald
CBRE
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
......... Communications & IT
Helping people connect through fast, secure, and mobile connectivity http://www.att.com
......... mHealth
Scripps Health is a nonprofit health care system based in San Diego, California with 4 hospitals. https://www.scripps.org/
......... Consumer Products
MindFlow Design is an innovative Southern California-based product development company. http://www.mindflowdesign.com/
......... Consumer Products
Verimatrix was founded to give content standards, Internet security technologies a can do approach. http://www.verimatrix.com/
......... Sport & Active Life Style Technologies
GD is an aerospace defense company that offers products and services in aviation & combat vehicles. http://www.generaldynamics.com/
......... Cleantech
FieldLogix is the first Green fleet GPS tracking system, which helps companies lower fuel use. http://www.fieldtechnologies.com/
......... Life Science Diagnostics & Research Tools
Discovering new technologies & developing new therapies to help maintain cognitive vitality http://www.dartneuroscience.com/
......... Pharmaceutical Drugs & Medical Devices
Biopharmaceutical company delivering protein therapeutics using an expanded genetic code. http://ambrx.com/

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