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Executive Insight

Executive Insight represents the essence of what Metro EDGE is all about. Learning from our region's top executives what it takes to succeed and have an impact on the future of Sacramento.

We have an exciting line-up of speakers this year!

  • Nancy Bui-Thompson, SMUD
  • Carol Garcia, City of Roseville
  • Chris Holben, RSE
  • Keith Knopf, Raleys
  • Jason Maggio, Official
  • Stacy McAfee, University of the Pacific
  • Bill Mueller, Valley Vision
  • Allison Otto, Otto Construction
  • Dr. Jonathan Porteus, WellSpace Health
  • Lucky Rodrigues, Identity Coffees
  • Dave Roughton, SAFE Credit Union
  • Shelly Willis, SMAC

Below is a quick overview of the event so you'll have everything you need to make this an amazing night.

  • Location: Sutter Club at 1220 9th Street
  • Parking: Details to come!
  • Check-in: Registration begins at 5:30 p.m. Cocktail hour goes until 6:30 p.m. and then our program will begin.
  • Event overview: After a short introductory panel discussion, executives will head out into the crowd and rotate from table to table to field questions from you on topics ranging from business acumen and leadership to how to balance family and business success. Please be ready with questions for each speaker to participate in the conversation!
  • Food & drink: During the event, you may want to have a snack and enjoy a cocktail. Your ticket price includes delicious hosted bites and one (1) drink ticket (thank you Downey Brand)! Additionally, there will be a no-host bar so be sure to bring cash to enjoy.
  • What to wear: Business professional. You will be mixing and mingling with 12 of the region’s top leaders, so dress to impress. NO JEANS ALLOWED (per Sutter Club dress code).
    • Ladies: A nice dress, skirt with blouse, or even slacks with a great top.
    • Men: Slacks, blazers and collared shirt. And of course, the no-fail option: Suit up!
  • What to bring: 
    • Business cards
    • Questions for our executives
    • Cash for drinks and our raffle for a Coffee with a CEO
    • And the most important thing – your inquiring mind!
We hope this information helps you prepare for Executive Insight. If you have any questions about this event (or Metro EDGE), please email us at
Get the most out of Executive Insight all while supporting a good cause with MetroEDGE's "Coffee with a CEO" raffle. EDGE's philanthropy committee will be holding a raffle to win a coffee meeting with one of Sacramento's top executives as well as win a copy of the top book the recommend for young professionals. Win one-on-one time with one of the CEOs! All proceeds will go to support Metro EDGE's sponsored non-profit for 2016, Next Move, so remember to bring cash to buy your raffle tickets!
Sutter Club

1220 9th St, Sacramento, CA 95814

Date & Time
6.21.16 5:30-8:30pm