The Power of Operational Expertise

 

Seasoned executives from the Edison Director Network bring foresight at every step of company building. A unique and powerful combination to accelerate entrepreneurial success.

Edison Director Network Programs

The Edison Director College

Edison Ventures hosts a unique Director’s College. This biennial event assembles business school faculty, Director Network members, experienced Board members and CEOs to share best practices for emerging growth companies. Held at prestigious institutions, including NYU Stern School of Business and The Wharton School at University of Pennsylvania, over 100 executives attend to share best practices and benefit from actionable topics, panels and seminars.

 

Join us for the next Director College in September 2014.

Edison Director College at Wharton 2012

 

Specialized EDN Newsletters

Past Director Events: Themes and Actionable Topics

EDN Session at Annual Meeting, September 2013

  • Have You Tested Your Strategy Lately
  • Strong Operator vs. Effective Director: Adjusting Style and Message to Get Through
  • EDN-only Executive Session

EDN Session at Annual Meeting, September 2012

  • Exit Planning: How Directors Can and Should Help
  • Strong Operator vs. Effective Director: Adjusting Style and Message to Get Through
  • EDN-only Executive Session

Edison Director College at Wharton 2012

EDN Session at Annual Meeting, September 2011

  • How Directors Help Guide Building Middle Management
  • Focusing on the Right Performance Metrics
  • Building Exceptional Boards

EDN Session at Annual Meeting, September 2010

  • Focusing Boards on Future Not Past
  • Being an Outspoken Director
  • Top-Grading and Organizational Building

Edison Director College at NYU, May 2010

  • Evolving Role of Directors in Growing Companies
  • 21st Century Marketing
  • Maximizing Exit Value

 EDN Session at Annual Meeting, September 2009

  • Communicating Effectively with CEO
  • Internal Audits
  • Participating Outside Board Meetings