Become A Charter Member

TiE Charter Members (CMs) are successful, high profile entrepreneurs, corporate intrapreneurs and thought leaders, who have reached a stage in their professional life when they are ready, willing and able to contribute to fellow members.

  • TiE CMs are dedicated to the mission of TiE and the virtuous cycle of wealth creation, engaging and giving back to the community.
  • They believe in the merits of capitalism, and have a strong desire to help other entrepreneurs in the community.
  • Charter Membership is by invitation only and subject to a due process prescribed in the TiE bylaws.
Charter Member Benefits
  • Charter members benefit by networking with each other They derive satisfaction through helping budding entrepreneurs. They also gain opportunities to participate in start-ups in many ways.
  • Opportunity to participate in monthly events as speakers and/or panel members
  • Opportunity to serve as mentors to budding entrepreneurs
  • Opportunity to network with other successful entrepreneurs in the Bay Area
  • Opportunity to recruit talented members, interns and volunteers
  • Participate in the leadership and management of TiE at their Chapter or at the Global level through TiE Global
  • Invitation to attend annual TiE CM Retreat, an exclusive event in a destination to create closer bonds in the CM community.
  • Complementary attendance to all Flagship events hosted by TiE Chapters all over the world
  • Invitation to attend your local Chapter’s exclusive events inviting delegations, entrepreneurship-focused organizations, holiday parties and entertainment mixers.
  • Free access to all Tie SoCal events for the member and a guest
  • Access to Global Charter member retreat – where charter members from across the world join and you can network.
  • As a Tie Global Charter
  • Recognition of support at all events
  • The picture on the TiE SoCal website, Profile on the TiE SoCal Website, linked to LinkedIn profile
  • Mention of Charter name and link on TiE SoCal Facebook page
  • On joining, introduction in the monthly newsletter
  • Free Access to all events for them and spouse
  • Invitation to CM and known leaders and professional – VIP Networking events
  • Invite to  TiE SoCal CM 2 social events  for e.g. in Palm Desert – Food and Wine Festival, another one an invite to you and your spouse for an event at sports, music concerts, motivational speaker, magic castle
  • Access to a CM only meet & greet with speakers prior to the events
  • Invites to Mixer in Hollywood, Beverly Hills
  • Discounted access to relevant premium conferences (we are setting up partnerships)
  • Free Access for 5 guests for our TiE Southwest Conference
  • Business Card size ad in TiEcon southwest magazine
  • TiE club embossed name tag
  • Information in and access to Charter Membership Directory
  • Opportunity to sponsor or participate in relevant monthly events as speakers and/or panel members
  • Opportunity to serve as mentors in mentor connect to budding entrepreneurs
  • Opportunity to exclusively network with other successful leaders in Southern California
  • First look at TiE SoCal Lab Companies
  • Participate in the leadership and management of TiE SoCal or at the Global level through TiE Global