Upcoming Events

Upcoming Events

To Attend Any Of Our Upcoming  Events, Become A Member of Our National Program

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If you’re looking to grow as a COO and are ready to take off successfully in business, there’s no greater opportunity than to become a member of the COO Alliance! 

Upcoming Guest Speakers

June 7-8 with Karen Hayward

Karen Hayward is a results-oriented marketing, sales and operations executive with a proven track record for building and executing strategic programs that accelerate revenue. Key to her success is an innate ability to drive alignment between an organization’s sales and marketing functions – to deliver breakthrough revenue. She is passionate about the need to follow the voice of the customer and is able to operationalize customer insights to effect product positioning, sales enablement and lead-generation programs. Karen is a pioneer in the cloud computing industry, having worked with SaaS companies since relocating to the US in 2000.

September 13-14 with Steven Sisler

Steven Sisler has been a guest speaker over 4,000 times in his career. He has lectured at the EO’s Entrepreneurial Master’s Program at M.I.T. for the last 6 years, and has spoken in Athens Greece; Perth, Brisbane, Sydney, Adelaide, and other Australian Cities; Canada, Spain, New Zealand, and Newfoundland, and has shared the stage with world class entrepreneurs such as David Asbrey— founder of Bullet Proof Coffee, Cameron Herald—former COO of 1-800-gotjunk, Kimbal Musk— board member Tesla Motors, and Steve Sims of BlueFish.com.

Also Speaking Every Month:

Joel Weldon is a professional speaker who’s been paid to speak at over 3,000 events, and a speaking skills coach for over one hundred of my fellow Genius Network members, plus hundreds of C-Level Executives. His speech-coaching clients hire him because he makes speaking simple. Those who hire him to speak at their events do so because he can make complicated subjects extremely clear. That’s exactly what he’s going to do with your decision-making process.

**Joel will be present at every COO Alliance event moving forward to provide 10-minute feedback sessions and tips to help the COOs be more impactful internally and externally for their company.

COO Alliance members pick three events to attend each year.



June 7-8 – Reverse Engineering – Strategic Thinking, Business Planning, Goal Setting & Project Management


September 13-14 – CEO and COO *Special Event* Learn and grow with your CEO 


November 15-16 – Building a World-Class Culture

Events Schedule

Using his years of experience as an executive business coach, Cameron customizes each event to be a comfortable, collaborative, customized, and solution oriented EXPERIENCE.  This isn’t any ordinary conference. This is a tribe of your peers – all of whom are committed to limitless growth. Each event begins on a Wednesday evening with a welcome cocktail reception.  Over drinks and amazing food, members catch up with each other and unwind from their journeys.  Before the night is over, everyone sits down together for introductions and final event details. COO Alliance - 2nd in command, Having a discussion on a couchThursday and Friday begin at 8:00 a.m. with a lavish breakfast spread, followed immediately by the event.  Each day is a combination of group discussion, small group breakouts, guest speakers, and custom advice from Cameron.  This is truly an opportunity to disconnect (no phones allowed!) from your daily pressures and to commit 100% completely to growing both yourself and your company.   Here you will build lasting relationships, learn from other qualified peers, and collaborate to solve issues your company is actually facing.  Lunch is at noon, and drinks and snacks are available throughout the day. Thursday evening includes a fun group activity and dinner at one of Cameron’s favorite local restaurants, and Friday wraps up between 4-5pm; many members choose to stay another night to enjoy our beautiful weather and celebrate their new friendships.

Frequently Asked Questions

COO Alliance - Learning as COOs to be as empowered as CEOs

After the Event

After the event, connect with other members through the private Facebook and LinkedIn groups, and join Cameron on a quarterly video call with other members to check in and discuss solutions to new issues that may have popped up since the last event.  It’s not unusual for members to hit it off at an event and pair up as accountability partners!

Event Location COO Alliance - Learning from other COOs at a resort

All events are hosted at the Royal Palms Resort and Spa nestled in the foothills of Camelback Mountain in beautiful Phoenix, Arizona.  The Royal Palms, voted Conde Nast’s Favorite Hotel in Arizona, offers guests the intimate atmosphere of a luxurious, private residence—along with the amenities of an award-winning luxury resort. Winding, cobblestone pathways lead to private nooks with crackling fireplaces and lush greenery encircles you, blocking out the hustle and bustle of the city.  You’ll forget that you are only 7 miles away from Phoenix’s Sky Harbor International Airport.

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