CEO Crash Course

En español | Want to learn how to operate your business like a real CEO? Have a good idea for a business but unsure of what you need to do?  Join the CEO Crash Course brought to you by BlueTechValley, CleanStart and Valley Ventures! BlueTechValley’s CEO Crash Course is a business development boot camp being offered this spring in both Fresno and in the Stockton area.

The course will provide you with an understanding of the key components necessary for drafting a business model. We will have concentrations in CEO fundamentals such as how to pitch an idea, the legalities of business, marketing, leadership, team building and more! By the end of the course, you will have developed concrete skills that will aid in advancing your venture.

Attendees will learn

  • essential knowledge and skills required to develop their ventures
  • individualized mentoring
  • benefit from networking opportunities to connect with other companies and domain experts
  • be provided with opportunities to publicize their companies and ideas

This kind of deal doesn’t come around often so act now! It is FREE but a limited number of seats are available!

Location: University of the Pacific
Dates: August 16, 23 September 6

Apply to jump-start your venture here! (Stockton Location) 

Location: Center for Irrigation Technology – 5370 N. Chestnut Ave
Dates: September 23, 24, 25

Apply to jump-start your venture here! (Fresno Location) 

View a flyer here!

*A $200 deposit by each participating venture will be needed to secure a spot.  The deposit will be returned upon completion of the CEO CC, which would entail participating in each of the three sessions.

For more information or if you have questions contact Helle Petersen at or 559-278-2066.  A limited number of ventures will be accepted.*