CEO Social MN – 09.20.18

  Date   Thursday, September 20, 2018  4:00 pm to 6:30 pm CT   Location   Crave American Kitchen & Sushi Bar  St. Louis Park, MN   Register Today!   Learn more or register at:   bit.ly/ceonexus092018 For more information about this event, please contact info@ceonexus.com   This special event is sponsored by Melissa Johnston of Highland Bank, Chris Naylor, Certified EOS Implementer, Steve Quello of CEO Nexus and Ryan Tansom of GEXP Collaborative.  Please join us for happy hour on Thursday, September 20th and meet other CEOs leading second stage growth companies. No presentations, just an opportunity to chat and connect with your peers. Register early to secure your space at the event! view map larger: bit.ly/ceonexus092018map Crave American Kitchen & Sushi Bar – 1603 West End Blvd, St. Louis Park, MN 55416     (952) 933-6500...

Recognition – WHS (Inc. 5000)

World Housing Solution in Inc. 5000 Congratulations to Ron Ben-Zeev and his team at World Housing Solution (WHS). Inc. Magazine designated WHS an Inc. 5000 recipient and the number 1 manufacturer in Florida. WHS manufactures sustainable composite structures for emergency or military applications. Link to Inc....

CEO Forum Recap – 09.12.18

Event Photos click on an image to view larger Scott Faris speaking Scott Faris speaking A recent CEO Forum presentation featuring Luminar Technologies executive Scott Faris was informative and entertaining. Scott offered insights on leading a company in an industry experiencing exponential change. No small task considering the competitive landscape. Luminar is at the forefront of developing the sensing products required to fulfill the promise of an emerging market – self-driving vehicles. Click the link below to listen to Scott’s comments on leadership, accessing growth capital and the shifting priorities of an evolving applied technology, dated 09.12.18. Media Archive – (requires CEO Nexus member...

CEO Forum – 09.12.18 Central FL

The CEO Forum: Central Florida Region Wednesday, September 12, 2018 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm The Women’s Club of Winter Park, Inc. 419 S Interlachen Ave Winter Park, FL 32789 Featured presenter: Scott Faris Chief Business Officer Luminar Technologies, Inc. Scott Faris is an experienced serial entrepreneur with over two decades of operations, venture-financing and commercialization experience, involving more than 20 start-up and emerging-growth technology companies. Mr. Faris is currently the Chief Business Officer of Luminar Technologies, Inc. Based in Silicon Valley and Orlando, Luminar is developing revolutionary sensor products that will accelerate the reality of self-driving… Click here for more information about the...

NPS Workshop – 08.10.18

 Net Promoter Score   One Number That Can Drive Your Company to Greater Success   A Workshop Series Designed  Exclusively for CEOs Leading  2nd-Stage Growth Companies   Date   Friday, August 10, 2018  11:30 am to 1:30 pm ET   Location   Eau Gallie Yacht Club    (map)  Indian Harbour Beach, FL   By Invitation Only (non-transferable)   CEO Nexus Roundtable members and   CEOs of 2nd-Stage growth companies.   Price   Registration is available at no cost   to qualified individuals.   Register Today, Space is Limited!   Learn more or register at:   bit.ly/081018r   As a forward-thinking business owner, you know customer loyalty (not just satisfaction) is critical to the growth and success of your business. To learn more about the Net Promoter Score and how this number can drive greater profitability, plan to attend the lunch session on August 10th. Ray Watson He facilitates roundtable groups for CEO Nexus and GrowFL. Ray is also a certified analyst and consultant with The Predictive Index. He has grown and sold several companies and currently serves as an advisory board member for Seminole State College and the SBDC and serves on the board of directors for Fidelity Bank of Florida. Tom O’Neal Tom is the Associate Vice President of Research & Commercialization at the University of Central Florida (UCF). He also serves as the Executive Director of the UCF Business Incubation Program (UCFBIP) and the Florida Economic Gardening Institute (FEGI). Nationally recognized as an “entrepreneur in the business of helping entrepreneurs,” Dr. Tom O’Neal is dedicated to creating and supporting successful and sustainable innovation ecosystems in Florida.  For more information about this event, please contact: info@ceonexus.com Eau Gallie Yacht Club – 100 Datura Drive, Indian Harbour...

GrowFL CTW App Due – 07.09.18

GrowFL Now Accepting Applications for the2018 Florida Companies to Watch Awards   APPLICATION DEADLINE: 7/9/2018 at 5 p.m. ESTCompanies may apply here directly and need not be nominated. This year marks the eight annual Florida Companies to Watch awards program. Florida Companies to Watch is an awards program hosted by GrowFL, the Florida Economic Gardening Institute, in partnership with the Edward Lowe Foundation. The program celebrates high-performing second stage companies throughout Florida. Known for their performance in the marketplace, innovative products, unique processes or philanthropic actions, these companies represent a wide range of industries. Click here for more information (FAQs), or click here to...