Organizations

CEO Nexus works with many noteworthy companies and organizations throughout the US. Below is a growing collection of such organizations that have been supportive and receptive to the specific needs of second-stage entrepreneurs and Economic Gardening programs in Florida, Minnesota, or nationwide.

Anoka County is proud to host the headquarters of some of the world’s leading companies in a host of industries including Medtronic, Aveda, Infinite Campus, DSTI, and many more.

Carver County is home to an array of recreational activities, including renowned golf courses, beautiful pristine lakes, and miles of hiking and biking trails with some of the most breathtaking parks.

Clifton Larson Allen is a professional services firm delivering integrated wealth advisory, outsourcing, and public accounting capabilities to help clients succeed professionally and personally.

The foundation offers a diverse portfolio of synergistic programs and tools to help entrepreneurs accelerate their growth trajectory — and enable communities to create the kind of supportive culture entrepreneurs need to flourish.

Enterprise Florida, Inc. (EFI) is a public-private partnership between Florida’s business and government leaders and is the principal economic development organization for Florida.

Stretching across 23 counties, the Florida High Tech Corridor is a technology rich region known as much for its legacy in aerospace as it is for its growing prominence in other high tech clusters of innovation.

The Greater Fort Lauderdale Alliance focuses on creating, attracting, expanding and retaining high-wage jobs and capital investment in high value targeted industries, developing more vibrant communities, and improving the quality of life.

Greater MSP (Minneapolis Saint Paul Regional Economic Development Partnership) is a private non-profit organization dedicated to providing public and private sector leadership, coordination and engagement to grow the economy of the 16-county Minneapolis Saint Paul region.

GrowFL was created in 2009 by the Florida legislature as an economic development program focused on assisting second-stage growth companies prosper in the state of Florida.

Hennepin County provides assistance to businesses and municipalities through a variety of programs designed to assist businesses, promote economic development, create and retain jobs, and cultivate entrepreneurs.

I4 Business, a product of SCB Marketing, is a print and content partner that regularly features the CEO Nexus Cup winners.

Insperity makes business owners’ lives easier by helping control expenses, minimize risk exposure and maximize opportunities for revenue generation.

Minnetonka provides assistance in the Economic Gardening initiatives of their local Minnesota area by means of volunteering and/or sponsorship.

Northeast Bank is a full-service community bank serving local communities with innovative financial products, charitable donations, and volunteer support.

The Orlando Economic Development Commission (EDC) is a not-for-profit, public-private partnership that attracts, retains and grows jobs for the region.

Orlando, Inc. (Orlando Regional Chamber of Commerce) is one of four lines of business of the Central Florida Partnership and is specifically focused on Regional Entrepreneurship.

Ramsey County provides assistance in the Economic Gardening initiatives of their local Minnesota area by means of volunteering and/or sponsorship.

The Center for Advanced Entrepreneurship’s objective is to educate and connect students and alumni with advanced entrepreneurs. view map

The Economic Development Corporation of Sarasota County is a successful public/private partnership focused on growing and diversifying the economy of Sarasota County, while enhancing the county’s unique natural and cultural environments.

Scott County provides assistance in the Economic Gardening initiatives of their local Minnesota area by means of volunteering and/or sponsorship.

Shuffield Lowman is one of the Orlando, Florida area’s most respected and well-known firms in the practices of corporate law, tax law, estate planning, real estate and litigation. view map

The City of Saint Paul and Ramsey County are participating in a metro-wide Economic Gardening Program aimed at connecting seasoned businesses with strategic research, facilitated CEO discussions, and access to a team of specialists that provide expert knowledge in their respective fields.

The ORC serves UCF scholars as the official liaison between UCF and funding sources and by helping faculty work through the proposal and contract management process.

Venture Bank is a community bank in Minnesota that is willing to work with you to tailor a plan specifically for your business needs.

Veritas enables organizations to harness the power of their information, with solutions designed to serve the world’s largest and most complex heterogeneous environments.

weVENTURE’s goal is to help women become entrepreneurial leaders and thinkers and to successfully achieve economic independence through entrepreneurship.