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Did you know that EO has an Executive Education program focused specifically on EO members that have family businesses with the prestigious International Institute for Management Development (IMD) ? This intensive 3 day program covers topics such as: Learning from long-lasting and successful privately held businesses, What do high performing leaders actually do to be outstanding in resolving differences quickly and effectively?, Succession and Family Governance, and more!  Members are required to bring at least one but no more than 3 members from your family business to attend!

Fast Facts


Registration Link

Registration FeeUS$4850/person. Registration fee includes all programming, meals and accommodations from 27 – 29 August 2018.

Number of Participants: 40 EO Members and their family business partners, colleagues or staff. You are required to register and bring 1 – 3  members from your family business to participate in full with you.

LocationInternational Institute for Management Development (IMD) Lausanne, Switzerland

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INC 5000 Applications

            The INC 5000 Application is now live. Messaging will be going out to all members regarding our partnership with INC 5000:

The Inc. 5000 annual list of fastest growing companies in the US has been home to some marquee names and is a great way to gain exposure for your company. The EO/INC partnership offers EO members a 20% discount on the application and a chance to win a complimentary ticket to the INC 5000 conference. Last year’s list had 316 EO member companies and we would love to see an EO 500 in the near future! Enroll here and use the code: EO500, or contact us if you have additional questions.

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EO Announces new partnerships with HubSpot and Samepage.

We are excited to share the launch of our two newest Global Partners; HubSpot and Samepage.

HubSpot Partnership

HubSpot provides tools to further fuel your business’ growth! It offers a full stack of software for marketing, sales and customer success, with a completely free CRM at its core. And now HubSpot is giving EO members an exclusive discount (for new HubSpot customers only), and 10% of all wNew EO member customers EO members receive an exclusive discount when they join as new customers, and 10% of all spend  back oto the organization to be split with chapters where members sign up. Learn more and take advantage of this EO exclusive partnership. Please reach out with any questions!

Samepage Partnership

EO utilizes Samepage as its collaboration platform for member leadership and staff. EO is now partnered with Samepage and offers this platform to EO members and their businesses at an exclusive price! EO members receive one month free and an exclusive introductory rate of $66 per user for the first year, followed by a discounted rate of $72 per user per year thereafter. Learn more and take advantage of the EO exclusive discount here or please reach out with any questions.

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Entrepreneurial Master’s Program – Applications Open

Register HereSession Dates
Class of 2020, Year 1: 20 – 24 June 2018
Class of 2019, Year 2: 23-27 May 2018
Class of 2018, Year 3: 30 May – 3 June 2018
Have you ever considered attending the Entrepreneurial Master’s Program (EMP)? Stop considering and apply tomorrow! Applications opened on 26 October on the EMP Website  Get started on the path to growing your business! Don’t forget to join the Executive Education interest list to stay informed!

EO Members Have Access to Top Medical Care

EO members and their families (up and down one generation) have exclusive VIP access to the top hospitals, experts and doctors in the world through our partnership with Healthnetwork Foundation. The Foundation can help you with preventive care and wellness options, as well as experts for all health issues. Start a conversation with a call (+1.866.968.2467 US and +1.440.893.0830 International) or an email to Healthnetwork.

EO/LBS Registration Opens Soon

The EO/London Business School (LBS) Growth Forum will feature deep-dive learning and incorporate study group learning. The program is intense, and the information will help propel your business into the future! Join us as we challenge you to see your business from a new perspective. Registration for EO/LBS Growth Forum opens 23 JanuaryEmail us with your

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Unique Opportunity for Children Entrepreneurs in the US
Do you know a bright, ambitious kid (ages 8 to 16) with his or her own business? If so, here is a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to give that business a huge boost on US television. Award-winning producer Pilgrim Studios and a major TV network are now casting for kids with products or services that have the potential to go viral! Enterprising kids will have a chance to pitch their businesses to a panel of celebrities offering one of the greatest investments of the 21st century: Enthusiastic personal endorsements to millions of their followers on social media! If you know a kid whose business could profit from a celebrity endorsement on Instagram, Twitter and Facebook, then this new show could launch them into the stratosphere! Learn more and apply by visiting You can also reach out by emailing or calling +1.818.666.3606.

Global News

Entrepreneurial Master’s Program – Applications Open

Register HereSession Dates
Class of 2020, Year 1: 20 – 24 June 2018
Class of 2019, Year 2: 23-27 May 2018
Class of 2018, Year 3: 30 May – 3 June 2018
 Have you ever considered attending the Entrepreneurial Master’s Program (EMP)? Stop considering and apply tomorrow! Applications opened on 26 October on the EMP Website  Get started on the path to growing your business! Don’t forget to join the Executive Education interest list to stay informed!

Global News

EMP Applications Open Soon!

The Entrepreneurial Masters Program (EMP) class of 2020 application will be available online on 26 October. The goal of this unique program is to provide the tools needed to take your business to the next level. The emphasis is on teaching practical business and management applications, providing an intense blend of practice and theory that is necessary to excel. Be the first to know when the application goes live by adding yourself to the Executive Education Interest List. Questions? Contact us!

EO@Wharton Registration Opens 8 November

Are you ready to dive into the concepts of return on investment and economic profit? Are you hoping to understand how to drive a culture of profitability and capital efficiency throughout your organization? Then join us for EO@Wharton 2018. Check out the EO@Wharton website for important registration information and program details! Questions? Contact us!

Instantly Register for Events on the EO Network App
When you download the EO Network app, you’re just a few clicks away from registering for key learning programs, the most talked about socials and daring MyEO events. The app lets you easily and instantly register for any EO global, regional, chapter, and MyEO events hosted on the EO Network. When you sign on, tap the “Events” bell icon and filter through the EO Network events calendar. You can search for events by event type, region, chapter and location radius—or quickly review details for events you’re already registered for. Watch this video tutorial to learn more about the EO Network app’s event registration features. The EO Network app is available on iOS and Android.

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Connect Instantly With Your EO Peers on the EO Network App
Tap into the power of your EO network—now available at your fingertips! The EO Network app is here and provides a new way to interact with your entire chapter, Forum and everybody in the EO Nation. When you sign on, you’ll automatically be linked to your chapter, Forum, MyEO Groups and other EO contacts. Take part in real-time conversations. Send messages, photos, videos and audio files instantly. Watch this video tutorial to learn more about the EO Network app’s messaging features. The EO Network app is available on iOS and Android. Download it now and start communicating today!
EO’s Newest Podcast Is Tailored to Women Entrepreneurs (But Men Can Learn From It, Too!)
Looking for content crafted to your experience as a woman in entrepreneurship? Tune in to EO’s new podcast designed for women entrepreneurs: EO Wonder. Hosted by EO Los Angeles President Kalika Yap, EO Wonder will feature compelling conversations with world leaders in business who navigate the highs and lows of 21st-century entrepreneurship. Hear from guests like Toni Ko, founder of NYX Cosmetics, as she reveals how she built one of the top beauty businesses in the industry; and Lisa Sugar, founder of POPSUGAR, on how she created a media empire. Listen to or download episodes from or subscribe on iTunes.
EO Youth Exchange Is Looking for Hosts
Can you or your company host one of these EO member children? Rissa,an EO daughter from the Philippines, is looking for an internship in Germany. Gaur from India would like to start an internship in Germany, Japan or Ethiopia next summer. Karl, a trained cook, is looking for an opportunity with a chef in New Zealand. Pauline, a 12-year-old EO daughter from Germany, is looking for an international exchange family for spring 2018. Please email Youth Exchange Coordinator Anja Miller if you’re interested in hosting an EO member’s child. Or check out the Youth Exchange marketplace
Take the Next Step in Your Leadership Journey
Are you currently in a Path of Leadership (PoL) role and hoping to continue? Or are you a recognized leader at your organization who is ready to take your skills even further? EO is now accepting applications for PoL roles. Interested candidates can learn more at our PoL website. Please note:
1. Applications for the Global Board, Regional Chair and Committee Chair roles are due by 1 October 2017. Applications for all other PoL roles are due 15 January 2018.
2. All who wish to be considered for a role must submit an application. This includes members who wish to return to their current role for a second term.
2017 EO Hyderabad University Is Almost Sold Out!
Join your EO peers in Hyderabad, India, and experience the “Jugaadi” way of life. Learn from business leaders like Zev Siegel, co-founder of Starbucks; Gerard Houllier, former football manager of France, Liverpool and Paris Saint Germain teams; and Tony Buzan, one of the world’s leading thinkers and the inventor of Mind Maps. Visit the majestic Chowmahalla Palace, enjoy dine-arounds at EO Hyderabad member homes and play your part as a Bollywood star! The 2017 EO Hyderabad University takes place from 25-29 October 2017Register now before you miss out!
Build Your Path to the Future in Athens
EO One Level Up 2017 is a two-day learning event packed with high-caliber speakers and fresh experiences, shared with passionate EO members and Accelerator participants. Join us in Athens, Greece, from 13-14 November 2017. Register before 15 September 2017 to receive early bird pricing. Learn more and register today.
Save the Date: 2018 EO Dead Sea, Jordan University

If you can’t attend the 2017 EO Hyderabad University, your next opportunity to attend EO’s premier global learning event is not too far away! The 2018 EO Dead Sea, Jordan University is scheduled for 28 February-4 March 2018Sign up for the interest list to receive more information!

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GEI Survey Info – This is a PEAK item and adds value to our Chapter!

The Global GEI (Global Entrepreneur Indicator) Survey was launched on August 2nd and continues to August 31 – it came  direct form Global.

If you have not filled out the survey please do so ASAP (only 19 member have completed this to date)  Subject Line for email: EO GEI Survey – Global Entrepreneur Indicator – Take Action Today the link in the email is just for you.

Android Version of the EO App is now released!

The Android version of the EO Network App is now OUT! Download it today. This app allows members to connected instantly to all of their networks, reach out to EO members when traveling, and to register for events right within the app! The password and login are the same as if they were signing into Want to learn more, check out this video.

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We now have a new process for new members that are looking to utilize their $500 New Member Voucher for NERVE 2017:

  • Eligible new members will register for NERVE
  • Members looking to use their voucher will need to complete the following registration online to be reimbursed:
  • Step by step instructions are on the page to help guide members
  • Refunds will be issued on a monthly basis to the business address listed on the member profile
  • Members can see if they are eligible on their “Member Homepage” on A banner will be present indicating how many days remain for the voucher to be used. If no such banner exists, they are no longer eligible.

For all other qualifying events (events other than NERVE), members will have a check box option to redeem their voucher on the individual event’s registration page. The above link is only for NERVE 2017. Members that have already submitted an old voucher request form have already been notified and we are working with them on this new process.

Please direct any questions to Catherine Buckingham, ( Global Membership Coordinator, or Courtney Hogan (