Peer-to-peer learning and leadership development to strengthen your business.

As a CEO, executive, or business owner, it can prove challenging to find meaningful professional peer relationships, keep up with the relentless technology changes, and stay in tune with the needs and challenges of your workforce – all while making hundreds of decisions each day.

When you belong to EDGE, you gain access to an exclusive group of trusted peers who get it. We offer abundant opportunities to share knowledge, attend curated events, and participate in important and meaningful discussions with your professional counterparts. These enriching experiences provide you with the edge you need to propel your business and your leadership team forward.

What does it mean to be an EDGE member?

You want to...

  • Feel confident and validated in your decision making.
  • Surround yourself with growth-minded peers.
  • Stay current with technology and innovation.
  • Plan for the future state of your business.
  • Optimize your time and increase productivity.
  • Increase organization performance and revenue.
  • Thoughtfully address day-to-day challenges.

Be a better leader.

EDGE delivers

  • A network of peers and community partners who have been where you want to go.
  • Executive round tables and valuable discussions.
  • Educational experiences and immersive events.
  • Succession planning guidance and advisory.
  • Skills and solutions for maximizing efficiency.
  • Economic development impact in Northeast Ohio.
  • Nimble strategies and advice to problem solve.

Exceptional leaders.

Member Testimonials

Strategic Planning - CEO Round Table

Developing Leaders, Growing Companies

Upcoming EDGE Events

InnoQuest | Digital Transformation and The Metaverse
June 8, 2023
8:15 a.m. - 11:45 a.m.

Join your InnoQuest peers for a discussion as we look at Digital Transformation and The Metaverse. We’ll see the latest and greatest in Augmented Reality (AR) and Virtual Reality (VR) and learn about some of the emerging applications that make this realm more accessible and applicable to the innovation sector… Read More

CEO Roundtable | War Stories, Value Creation Strategy
June 13, 2023
8:15 - 11:00 a.m.

Professionally facilitated CEO Roundtable meetings provide EDGE members with an opportunity to learn with and from leaders of other mid-size companies in Northeast Ohio facing similar challenges and opportunities in a trusting and confidential environment. Exchanges are robust and attendees are challenged to bring at least two takeaways back to… Read More

HR Leaders | Talent and People Executive Forum
June 28, 2023
8:30 - 11:30 a.m.

Please join us and other highly accomplished Human Resources Leaders from Northeast Ohio for the exclusive chance to learn and grow together at our upcoming Talent and People Executive Forum. This is a confidential, exclusive peer group that will be discussing best practices and industry trends at an in-person executive… Read More

CEO Roundtable | Growth & Innovation
June 29, 2023
8:20 - 11:00 a.m.

Please join your CEO peers from Northeast Ohio for the exclusive chance to learn and grow together at our upcoming Growth & Innovation roundtable discussion with Don Cochran, CEO, AltaTherm. Don Cochran took over the reins of Pressco Technology from his ailing father before he had much of a chance… Read More

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The Path to EDGE Membership

Step 1:
Have a 15-minute conversation with an EDGE leader.
Step 2:
Attend an EDGE session or event to experience EDGE firsthand.
Step 3:
Submit a membership application.
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