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
 

......... April 26th 2018

Corporate Match Seeks Technology Innovation for Zoetis

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Zoetis is the leading animal health company, dedicated to supporting its customers and their businesses. They discover, develop, manufacture, and market animal health medicines and vaccines...
......... May 8th 2018

FrameWorks Workshop: The Emerging Cannabis Market

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PROGRAM OVERVIEW Panelists will discuss the evolving landscape of the cannabis industry, what is happening at a federal level, how states are responding, issues from the financial sector, and how the...
......... May 11th 2018

Office Hours @ CONNECT with Stradling - May 2018

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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...

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.

Mike Kinkelaar
Procopio, Cory, Hargreaves and Savitch
Rick Bregman
Bank of America
Executive Chair of Illumina
Jay Flatley
Illumina
Ken Weixel
Deloitte.
Jennifer Borba von Stauffenberg
Olive PR Solutions, Inc
Peter N. Townshend
Perkins Coie
Jennifer Schneider
Tiber Creek Partners, LLC
Andrew Ewald
CBRE
Stephen Beuerle
Procopio
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
......... Life Science Diagnostics & Research Tools
Lilly unites caring with discovery to make life better for people around the world. http://www.lilly.com/
......... Communications & IT
AIS Data Centers is the Southwest’s market leader for business-ready IT infrastructure http://www.americanis.net/
......... Software & Digital Media
Entropic is a world leader in semiconductor solutions for the connected home. http://www.entropic-communications.com/
......... Pharmaceutical Drugs & Medical Devices
eMolecules was founded to reduce drug discovery timelines through improved efficiencies. https://www.emolecules.com/
......... Communications & IT
Cymer is the leader in developing light sources used by chipmakers worldwide https://www.cymer.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/
......... Pharmaceutical Drugs & Medical Devices
Celgene seeks to deliver truly innovative and life-changing drugs for our patients https://www.celgene.com/
......... 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/

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