Pavilion is hitting the road! Join us at a city near you for Pavilion’s Roadshow 2022.Click here to register or become a sponsor.

Elevate Your Professional Impact

Pavilion is coming to Austin with a full day of relationship building, in-depth workshops, and tactical tips that will help you elevate the core competencies needed to achieve your professional potential.

What To Expect

Following years of virtual interactions, we’ll finally reconvene in person to dig into the qualities that set great leaders apart, the frameworks that transform a startup into a unicorn, and the power of building genuine connections where you give in order to get.

Pavilion Executive Members will walk away from an Elevate Roadshow event with actionable advice and a support system that will help you take your career to the next level.

* Roadshows open to Pavilion Executive Members only.



Come see some new and some familiar faces.
More speakers to come.

Sam Jacobs

CEO & Founder | Pavilion

Brandon Metcalf

CEO & Founder | Place

Neetha Ratakonda


Kevin "KD" Dorsey

Practice Lead: Sales Leadership | Winning by Design

Angela Lee

Marketing Consultant

Dwight Lawson

Head of Sales | Ethena

Dave Cardiel

VP of Marketing |  WordPress VIP &

Maura Brady

RVP Sales | 6sense

Bijay Mathew

Vp Of Enterprise Sales | Panopto


9:30AM – 10:30AM

Check-In | Breakfast | Networking

10:30AM – 10:35AM

Welcome Remarks from Chapter Heads


Maura Brady. RVP Sales, 6sense
Bijay Mathew, VP of Enterprise Sales, Panopto

10:35AM – 11:15AM

The State of Executive Compensation in 2022

Session Description:
From due diligence to liquidity to severance, Pavilion Founder and CEO Sam Jacobs will guide you through the core elements that should shape both your compensation package and your team’s with exclusive insights from the Pavilion 2022 Compensation Study.

Sam Jacobs, Founder & CEO, Pavilion

11:15AM – 12:00PM

Executive Compensation Roundtable Discussion

Session Description:
Go deeper into the previous session through moderated discussions with your table of peers – we’re hand selecting table seating based on function, industry, and company stage.

12:00PM – 1:00PM

Lunch | Networking | Lunch Roulette Live

1:00PM – 1:45PM

From the Great Resignation to the Great Reset: Looking to the Future of Work

Session Description:
The surge of resignations and the employee-driven market is quickly shifting. Our panel explores what has happened in the labor market, what is currently happening, and how you can prepare for times of uncertainty.

Moderator: Bijay Mathew, VP of Enterprise Sales, Panopto
Panelist: Neetha Ratakonda, CEO,
Panelist: Angela Lee, Marketing Consultant
Panelist: Dwight Lawson, Head of Sales, Ethena
Panelist: Dave Cardiel, VP, Marketing, WordPress VIP &

1:45PM – 2:30PM

Roundtable Discussion: From the Great Resignation to the Great Reset.

Session Description:
Go deeper into the previous session through moderated discussions with your table of peers – we’re hand selecting table seating based on function, industry, and company stage.

2:30PM – 3:00PM

Break | Networking

3:00PM – 3:30PM

Conversations from the Mountain Top: Fireside Chat with Sam Jacobs

Session Description:
Pavilion Founder and CEO Sam Jacobs sits down with Brandon Metcalf, the Founder and CEO of Place to talk about scaling companies, exit events, and the current fundraising scene.

Sam Jacobs, Founder & CEO, Pavilion
Brandon Metcalf, Founder & CEO, Place

3:30PM – 4:30PM

Level Up Your Leadership: How to Drive Results and Build The Culture You’ve Always Wanted

Session Description:
Part lecture, part workshop, join Pavilion Lecturer of the Year, Kevin “KD” Dorsey as he elevates your understanding of what it means to be a great leader, what truly drives results, and how you can raise the bar of success on your team.

Kevin (KD) Dorsey, Practice Lead: Sales Leadership, Winning by Design

4:30PM – 4:40PM

Closing Remarks with Sam Jacobs

4:40PM – 6:30PM

Happy Hour – Food, Drinks, and Great Conversations



700 San Jacinto at 8th Street, Austin, Texas 78701


Ready to reach new heights?

Space is limited, register to secure your seat. This is an Executive Member event, but we have reserved a very small number of tickets for Analysts and Associates.

Frequently Asked Questions

Who can attend?
The Roadshow is open to Executive Members only. We have reserved an extremely limited number of tickets for Associate and Analyst members who are interested in Executive trends and insights.
Can I bring a guest?
The Roadshow is open to Pavilion Members only. If you are interested in bringing a guest, they must be a Pavilion Executive Member and register themselves.
Is there a cost to attend?
No, there is no cost to attend.
What is included with my registration?
Interactive workshops, insightful panels, private roundtable discussions, breakfast, lunch, snacks, and happy hour are all included at this event.
Is there a room block?
No room block or discount rate is available.
Is there parking available?
There is valet parking for a nominal fee.
What are the COVID protocols?
We ask that all attendees avoid attending if experiencing any COVID/Flu symptoms.
See our Health & Safety section for more information.
Is the event Hybrid?
No, we want to see you all live and in person so don’t miss your chance to experience a day of interactive sessions among your peers.

Health & Safety

The health and safety of attendees and sponsors is important to the Pavilion Team.

Below are our current health & safety standards. As we draw closer to the event, these standards will be re-evaluated and updated based on current COVID-19 conditions. We will provide additional information to attendees prior to the event.

We ask that attendees not attend the event if he/she/they:

Tested positive for COVID within 10 days of the event

Have been exposed to COVID within 5 days of the event

Or are showing symptoms of COVID on the day or 3 days prior to the event.

Attendee assume all risks, including COVID exposure and any resulting effects, in attending this event, and expected to follow all official health guidelines. Pavilion will not be held liable for any injury, harm or loss incurred.

Special Thank You To Our Sponsors

Interested in becoming a sponsor?

 We offer a variety of customizable sponsorship opportunities.
Contact our Partnerships team for more information.