ACG San Diego NextGen

ACG San Diego NextGen is a group for young professionals and executives approximately 30-40 years of age with a minimum of five years of experience in their current field. We are the up and coming stars in the San Diego business community who share in professional and business development through a variety of educational, networking, and social events and programs.

NextGen Member Benefits

  • Full access to all ACG San Diego member benefits
  • First year annual membership fee is waived for one member from ACG sponsors
  • Non-sponsor members pay $395
  • Monthly NG meetings including networking events, guest speakers, professional development and more.

If you are interested in getting in on the ground floor of San Diego’s best young professional, deal-focused alliance please contact: Chris Calvert at or 858-342-3356, or Ryan Mitchell at or 858-350-3301.


ACG San Diego NextGen Monthly Recap

APRIL 2019

  • April’s NextGen lunch & learn addressed the viability of an ESOP (Employee Stock Ownership Plan) sale as a founder exit plan. The group heard from executives from Modern Times Beer about their exit planning evaluation and why they choose to go the route of being an employee owned business.
  • Tony Sands, VP of Business Development from Signature Analytics and Scott Leach, ESOP Consultant from UCSD’s Beyster Institute moderated the conversation with Modern Times’ COO, Chris Sarette, and CFO, Frank Jaime. Modern Times hosted NextGen at their Encinitas Far West Lounge location.