Partners

Support Our Powerful Entrepreneurial Network

As a partner of CED you will engage with entrepreneurial companies in the Triangle by offering your knowledge and resources to our national network. Depending on the level of investment you choose, you will have the opportunity to share quality content through our communication channels, attend specialized events and programs, and gain access to CED’s annual conference in March.

Premium Partnership

As a premium partner of CED you will enjoy the following benefits:

  • Quarterly Network Meetups
  • Discounted event rates
  • (1) Conference pass
  • Network promotion for company events
  • Online directory listing
  • Partner updates pushed through the CED Newsletter and social media channels

Premium partnership is offered to anyone seeking engagement within the CED Network and is an annual Commitment of $2,500. Connect today.

Strategic Partnership

Partners at this level help fuel tomorrow’s success stories by investing in today’s ecosystem. This significant commitment enables CED to carry out its mission to connect entrepreneurial companies with high-value resources to accelerate business growth.  Funding received through partnership dues is allocated to programs and services like the Venture Mentoring Service (VMS), a free resource for entrepreneurial companies. As a Strategic partner, you will enjoy all the benefits of the premium partnership with additional engagement opportunities below:

  • Quarterly Briefing with featured Entrepreneurial Company leadership
  • A total of (4) Conference passes
  • Pitch Scrub collaboration for qualifying personnel
  • Reverse pitching to CED staff
  • Concierge service and referral support
  • 1:3 Matching services

Strategic partnership is offered to anyone seeking engagement within the CED Network and is an annual Commitment of $6,000. Connect today

If your company or organization is interested in learning more about partnership with CED, please email Kelly Rowell, CED’s VP of Customer Experience, or call (919) 226-0464. Your support and engagement are critical to helping our region’s entrepreneurial community grow.

Be sure to check out our latest partner spotlight and a full listing of partners on the network directory.