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.

Peter N. Townshend
Perkins Coie
Jennifer Borba von Stauffenberg
Olive PR Solutions, Inc
Rick Bregman
Bank of America
Stephen Beuerle
Procopio
Executive Chair of Illumina
Jay Flatley
Illumina
Andrew Ewald
CBRE
Mike Kinkelaar
Procopio, Cory, Hargreaves and Savitch
Bill Hunter
Fish & Richardson
Bill Kuhnert
bkm OfficeWorks
Jennifer Schneider
Tiber Creek Partners, LLC

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
The global team at ResMed is united in the commitment to change millions of lives with every breath. http://www.resmed.com/
......... Communications & IT
Cymer is the leader in developing light sources used by chipmakers worldwide https://www.cymer.com/
......... Communications & IT
Designs and markets advanced digital satellite telecommunications and wireless signal processing. https://www.viasat.com
......... Software & Digital Media
MadCap Software is a trusted resource for multichannel authoring and publishing solutions. http://www.madcapsoftware.com/
......... Cleantech
Fundamentally better engines http://achatespower.com/
......... Software & Digital Media
Solekai is committed to producing rapidly-developed, high-quality software solutions. http://solekai.com/
......... Pharmaceutical Drugs & Medical Devices
Biopharmaceutical company delivering protein therapeutics using an expanded genetic code. http://ambrx.com/
......... Pharmaceutical Drugs & Medical Devices
Sharp Healthcare is a non-profit integrated regional health care delivery system in San Diego. http://www.sharp.com

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