Sundance Film Festival event coming up in January

The Sundance Film Festival event is January 27-30.  The event will take place the four days before the President’s meeting in Park City, Utah.
This is going to be a great event with private screenings for two of the four films and exclusive events every night at some of Park City’s hottest venues.  Our closing event will be in conjunction with the President’s meeting.  The event is limited to 150 guests so we encourage people to sign up sooner rather than later. Click here to read more Sundance 2016
Contact – Jackie Serra, EO Utah Admin

Members in the News

The S3 Agency: Amazing Creativity in Boonton, (Denise Blasevick and Adam Schnitzler, S3) Click here to read more.

Shovlin Mattress Factory Opens Westfield Pop-Up Shop (Ron Shovlin, Shovlin Mattress Factory). Click here to read more.

Connect on Scene with MIH-CP Telemedicine Technology, Interview with GD President & CEO Curt Bashford (Curt Bashford, GD). Click here to read more.

Golf outing raises funds for local children (Kieran Flanagan, Hollister Construction) Click here to read more. 

Global News

EOAccess is getting an overhaul! The new system will roll out on November 2. training/overview sessions are up on EOaccess to register for. All sessions will have the same content, so you will only need to attend one. Please encourage anyone in your Forum to attend one of the below sessions.

Below are the dates and times. Please visit EOaccess’ Upcoming Events section under Global events to register.

Oct. 26 10am
Oct. 26 9pm
Oct. 28 10am
Oct. 28 9pm
Oct. 29 10am
Oct. 29 2pm
Oct. 29 6pm
Oct. 29 10pm

Global News

EOAccess is getting an upgrade – From Oct 19 – Nov 2nd EOAccess will be getting an upgrade. This means starting Oct 19th , there will be a “data freeze” on all that is entered into EOAccess. If you wish to register for an event (or cancel) during this time please e-mail

EO Leadership News – An Update from the Entrepreneur’s Organization

The September Edition of Octane is here! September-2015-Octane.  Don’t forget … we also have an Octane Blog with daily content!


Executive Education Updates

Executive Education Updates

1)    EO/Wharton Partnership We are joining forces with the Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania to offer a 3 day finance- and operations-focused seminar. Fast facts:

  • -       Program dates: 13-17 April 2016
  • -       Program Chairman: Greg Crabtree, EO Atlanta
  • -       Location: Wharton School, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • -       Cost: US$4650
  • -       Registration Launch: 8 October 2015 – There is not an application process for this program; we will follow the regional registration process.
  • -       Program Website:

2)    EO/London Business School Growth Forum – Round 2! The very popular and highly-rated EO/LBS program will be offered for the second time in 2016. Fast facts:

  • -       Program dates: 30 March-2 April 2016
  • -       Program Chairman: Kristin McLane, EO Cincinnati
  • -       Location: London Business School, London, England
  • -       Cost: US$4850
  • -       Registration Launch: 20 October 2015  – There is not an application process for this program; we will follow the regional registration process.
  • -       Program Website:

3)    EMP – Applications for the EMP Class of 2018 will go live on 23 October (and close 1 February 2016). Fast facts:

  • -       Class of 2018, Year 1 dates: 1-5 June 2016 *Applicants who are accepted into the EMP will attend the Year 1 meeting on these dates.
  • -       Class Facilitator: Brian Brault, EO Western New York
  • -       Location: MIT Endicott House, Dedham, Massachusetts
  • -       Cost: EO members: $4300; non-members: US$4800
  • -       Program Website:

Banff Global University – Registration is open

Ground control to space and EO-ers everywhere: Canadian Astronaut, Colonel Chris Hadfield, called the most famous astronaut since Neil Armstrong, has just been confirmed as a 2016 EO Banff Global University keynote speaker. Like no other astronaut before him, Hadfield has found a way to humanize space travel both on and off the stage, but is most known for doing so through one of the most unique musical videos ever made. Check out Hadfield’s quite literal remake of “Space Oddity” and be sure to register for the 2016 EO Banff Global University to see and listen to him in person! Banff, Canada is a truly one of the most remarkable  places on earth: towering mountains, hot springs, glorious lakes and miles of astonishing scenery all offer a beyond inspiring experience.

Path of Leadership – Applications open

Interested in applying to join the Regional Council or a Global Committee? Apply online at Applications are due by January 15th (Global Board, Regional Director & Committee Chairs are due October 1st).


Global News

EO NERVE 2016 in Boston

Registration is now open for NERVE 2016 Boston and we are already on way to selling out with 200 registrations in the first week. We are expecting over 600 attendees from around the East Region and beyond.

The theme is: Be Ready, Be Resilient and NERVE 2016 will feature unforgettable speakers, off sites, and social activities. We will be leveraging the city’s intellectual capital, business leaders, academic and scientific leadership, winning sports teams, history and innovation to create a once in a lifetime experience that includes a half day learn around. Watch the video

A $300 off early registration rate of $995 (reg $1,295) is now in effect for a limited time. You can also register a guest for a 25% discount.  There is a special discount code for the NJ chapter. BOSTONLOVESNJ ($100 off). The code will work until 10/15/2015 for an extra $100

Also, if you joined EO after Sept 1 2014 and have not yet attended a regional or global event, you are eligible for a $500 rebate from Global after you register and pay for NERVE 2016. This brings the total cost to just $495 if you act now.

Register Now using your EO Access info.

Note: The committee has reserved a limited number of deeply discounted hotel rooms at the Boston Westin Copley and we urge you to reserve these during the registration process, as these rooms are 50% sold out already. It is a busy and expensive time of the year for hotels in Boston and regular rates will be 30%+ higher.

Don’t miss EO NERVE 2016 Boston and don’t miss this exclusive opportunity!

Bob Glazer & Jon Levitt,

EO NERVE 2016 Co-Chairs

Global News

EO Youth Exchange

EO Youth Exchange offers:

– A new website: Members can get into touch with other EO families abroad directly through completing their profiles online and posting under

– A new contact person:  Anja Miller is the new coordinator for Youth Exchange, working out of Germany. For all things concerning the program please get in touch at or via the facebook groups.

Anja Miller
EO Youth Exchange

Entrepreneurs’ Organization
Königstein, Germany

Skype: anjamiller74
Work: +491707525252