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.

Jennifer Borba von Stauffenberg
Olive PR Solutions, Inc
John R. Wetherell
Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman
Executive Chair of Illumina
Jay Flatley
Illumina
Jennifer Schneider
Tiber Creek Partners, LLC
Bill Hunter
Fish & Richardson
Andrew Ewald
CBRE
Trindl Reeves
Barney & Barney
Peter N. Townshend
Perkins Coie
Stephen Beuerle
Procopio
Bill Kuhnert
bkm OfficeWorks

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
......... Communications & IT
Premier provider of blade-based cloud computing and storage infrastructure for data centers http://www.cirrascale.com/index.aspx
......... Life Science Diagnostics & Research Tools
Regulus is focused on the discovery and development of microRNA therapeutics. http://www.regulusrx.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
Celgene seeks to deliver truly innovative and life-changing drugs for our patients https://www.celgene.com/
......... Pharmaceutical Drugs & Medical Devices
A biopharmaceutical company focused treatments for oncology, autoimmune & inflammatory diseases http://www.ambitbio.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
(HME) is a diverse group of companies providing solutions that enhance productivity. http://www.hme.com

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