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
 

......... October 10th 2019

Frameworks Workshop IP Track: Basics of Obtaining Commercially Effective IP 2019

Event details
PROGRAM OVERVIEW Intellectual property rights are often key to the foundation, growth and ultimate survival of a company. For technology and bio-science companies, the ability to raise funding is...
......... October 11th 2019

Office Hours @ CONNECT with Stradling - Oct 2019

Event details
PROGRAM OVERVIEW As a service to San Diego startup companies, Connect w/ SDVG is partnering with select strategic advisor and professional services companies to provide entrepreneurs with an...

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
Andrew Ewald
CBRE
John R. Wetherell
Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman
Trindl Reeves
Barney & Barney
Bill Hunter
Fish & Richardson
Jennifer Schneider
Tiber Creek Partners, LLC
Mike Kinkelaar
Procopio, Cory, Hargreaves and Savitch
Rick Bregman
Bank of America
Stephen Beuerle
Procopio
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
......... Communications & IT
(HME) is a diverse group of companies providing solutions that enhance productivity. http://www.hme.com
......... Pharmaceutical Drugs & Medical Devices
Biopharmaceutical company delivering protein therapeutics using an expanded genetic code. http://ambrx.com/
......... Life Science Diagnostics & Research Tools
Regulus is focused on the discovery and development of microRNA therapeutics. http://www.regulusrx.com/
......... Pharmaceutical Drugs & Medical Devices
Vertex is a global biotechnology company that aims to develop and commercialize new medicines. http://www.vrtx.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/
......... Communications & IT
Premier provider of blade-based cloud computing and storage infrastructure for data centers http://www.cirrascale.com/index.aspx
......... Pharmaceutical Drugs & Medical Devices
Sanofi is a global healthcare leader focused on patient's needs engaged in managing health products. http://www.sanofi.us/
......... Pharmaceutical Drugs & Medical Devices
Development of small-molecule therapeutics for the treatment of serious diseases. http://www.ardeabio.com

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