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Think Tank

On Tuesday, May 15th, Exceed Network hosted the Think Tank workshop series, a night of speaking engagements and breakout sessions led by industry experts in fields as wide ranging as wholesale, branding, real estate and e-commerce. Exceed members and guests sat in groups of 20 with industry leaders and discussed topics including how to launch a business, acquiring clients, marketing, closing deals, raising funds and much more.

Before the breakout sessions, the crowd was treated to a fun and Read More

Rise Of The Technopreneur

On Monday, March 19th, Exceed held its Rise of the Technopreneur event at VR World in New York City. A sellout crowd attended the event, which promised to help attendees ‘learn how technology plays a role and provides new opportunities in an entrepreneur’s world.’ The event was moderated by Joe Betesh, a member of the Exceed business incubator, and the panel featured Jack Hidary, technology guru and current Google X co-leader of AI strategy for Alphabet, Google’s parent company, Read More

Swimming with the Sharks Event

On February 20th, Exceed Network held its “Swimming with the Sharks” event at the luxurious Bank of America tower in midtown Manhattan. The panel was filled with major players, all advising on the nuanced and complex world of partnerships, mergers and acquisitions as well as the importance of planning for a business’s future.

Mark Adjmi, president of Exceed, moderated the panel and started by asking Germano Ferraro, a senior partner at Diesel, about Read More

Boardroom Series with Richard Sutton

The latest Boardroom Series event titled Hosting and Branding Yourself was held on April 26th at Exceed Network’s offices located at WeWork 5th Avenue. Hosted by Richard Sutton, CEO of LT Apparel, a successful children’s clothing company, the event was aimed at young entrepreneurs looking to get some advice and tips on self presentation. As someone whose business relies heavily on person to person interaction, Sutton was a great choice to lead this important topic.

‘When it comes to Read More

Women Exceed ShopTalk 6 with CEO of SoulCycle

On Monday, August 14th at the Sitt home in Deal, New Jersey, Exceed hosted its annual Women Exceed event. The brunch celebrated female entrepreneurship with lessons and inspiration offered by an impressive cast of entrepreneurs and artists including SoulCycle CEO Melanie Whelan.

Writer Sophia Franco opened the event with a perfect summation of the day. “Today is about being inspired, gathering knowledge, connecting and networking.” After inviting everyone in attendance to become members of Read More