"The CEO Social is the first networking event I have attended that I was not planning my escape 5 minutes after my arrival!"


- Robert Hessel, CEO of Source 1 Solutions


All guests are vetted business owners and leaders. No salespeople!

Enjoy drinks and appetizers on us,
in a cool and casual space. 
You never know where you're going to meet that game-changing contact, but we've got a hunch... 


We provide CEOs and Business Owners with a one-time opportunity to build quality relationships with 10-12 growth-minded peers. Our events are highly-vetted and hyper-focused on bringing together successful, driven owners and entrepreneurs.


We provide the setting to have real quality interactions that consistently lead to future opportunities. What happens next is up to you! This is not a membership, this is a legitimate social invitation. 


CEO Socials are hosted by Topher Morrison, Managing Director of Key Person of Influence, along with Jodi McLean, Director of Client of Experience. 


no membership and no investment necessary

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Apply today to connect with other top CEOs and Business Owners 


The Hosts
Director of Client Experience

Jodi works directly with our clients to provide mentorship, accountability, and measurement of growth metrics; including increased revenue, increased job creation and decreased work hours. Jodi has been with KPI for 5 years in the Business Development role and has been instrumental in the company’s growth. She is equal parts no-nonsense booty-kicker and enthusiastic cheerleader.


Jodi is an intrapreneur, twice-published author, mentor, partnership builder and TV/radio producer with 25+ years of broadcast and marketing experience. 

Managing Director 
Topher’s 30 year speaking career has taken him throughout the US, UK, Australia, and Singapore and earned him a global reputation as an expert in mass-communications & influence.  He has spoken for top execs with American Express, Microsoft & Google, just to name a few.  He is a 4 time best-selling author, and his book, Collaboration Economy, co-authored with John Spencer Ellis, has become the go-to book for businesses preparing for the new collaboration age.
Topher Morrison is featured in the award-winning documentaries “The Compass” and “Riches,”   Most recently, he was accepted onto the University of Tampa’s Board of Fellows, and is a founding member of the Center Circle with the Center for Women.



Steve is an industry leader, author, mentor, speaker and licensed captain. With 36 years of experience scaling businesses, he brought 7 foreign-based companies to America, successfully exiting them all. As president of two recent startups in Tampa, he created jobs and award–winning industry leaders in both the power supply and luminaire market. He spent most of his career in high-tech instrumentation and lighting and is the author of Lighting the Way to North America – from startup to EBITDA.


Steve is also focused on “giving back” and is the chairman of the advisory board for Stay In Step – a spinal cord and traumatic brain injury recovery center (



Upcoming CEO Socials

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Tampa, FL6:00PM

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See what over 50 business leaders are saying!
Vincent Jackson

Vincent Jackson

CTV Capital, LLC

"I am so grateful for the invitation and experience I had at the KPI CEO Social! It's paramount to engage with like-minded people that have a passion for success in the business world and have a true commitment to improving our community. I made amazing connections that have already led to partnerships."

Rhea Law

Rhea Law

Florida Offices at Buchanan Ingersoll & Rooney PC

"The CEO Social is a high point for CEOs committed to our community.  Created in an informal setting, the resulting interchange amongst participants reveals significant insight into what makes Tampa Bay great!"


Thomas Mantz

Feeding Tampa Bay

"The best communities are led by transformative leadership. The CEO Social brought together leaders who are willing to use their talents and resources to make Tampa Bay great."

Bridgette Bello

Bridgette Bello

Tampa Bay Business & Wealth

"The peer-to-peer dialogue at the CEO Social was terrific.  it's always good to connect on a more personal level with Tampa Bay's industry leaders, and this forum allowed me to do just that."

Join the fun!

If you can check the boxes below, we’d love for you to join us!


Business owner, CEO, or C-Suite

$500,000 minimum in annual revenue

Service-based company

Not a startup

Desire to grow your business