Become a Sponsor

Effective November 1, 2013

Policies:

  • Sponsorship year valid for 12 months beginning with the date of commitment.

  • Austin Chapter luncheons and events do not include those held jointly with other chapters, held by SMPS National, or the regional conference.

  • For meeting sponsorships, please go to the Register Now button for any upcoming meeting.

Chapter Sponsorship Opportunities & Benefits

Effective November 1, 2013

Policies:

  • Sponsorship year valid for 12 months beginning with the date of commitment.
  • Austin Chapter luncheons and events do not include those held jointly with other chapters, held by SMPS National, or the regional conference.

Platinum Sponsorship

$5,000
  • One-Year Memberships to SMPS (x2)
  • Two tickets to Black+White Bash
  • Exclusive pre-luncheon Meet & Greet with program speaker for one guest per luncheon (8 events)
  • 10 annual admissions to Programs or Educational Events
  • Member rate for any additional Programs or Educational Events
  • Logo on dedicated PowerPoint slide and printed program at major events
  • 3-minute introduction by firm representative at a program (4 events per year)
  • Firm logo/link on SMPS Austin Sponsorship page
  • Firm logo/link on all SMPS Austin Marketing email blasts
  • Firm interview for newsletter spotlight
  • Firm featured on annual social media spotlight
  • Project featured in newsletter once per year (circulation 3,000)
  • One Platinum Sponsor per discipline (assigned on a first-come basis)

Diamond Sponsorship

$4,000
  • One-Year Memberships to SMPS (x1)
  • One ticket to annual Black+White Bash
  • Exclusive pre-luncheon Meet & Greet with program speaker for one guest (4 events)
  • 8 annual admissions to Programs or Educational Events
  • Logo on dedicated PowerPoint slide and printed program at major events
  • 3-minute introduction by firm representative at a program (2 events per year)
  • Firm logo/link on SMPS Austin Sponsorship page
  • Firm logo/link on all SMPS Austin Marketing email blasts
  • Firm featured on annual social media spotlight
  • Project featured in newsletter once per year (circulation 3,000)

 

gold Sponsorship

$3,000
  • 6 annual admissions to Programs or Educational Events
  • Logo on dedicated PowerPoint slide and printed program at major events
  • Firm logo/link on SMPS Austin Sponsorship page
  • Firm logo/link on all SMPS Austin Marketing email blasts (circulation 3,000)
  • One complimentary job posting on SMPS Austin’s Job Board

Silver Sponsorship

$1,500
  • 4 annual admissions to Programs or Educational Events
  • Logo on PowerPoint slide at each major event
  • Firm logo/link on SMPS Austin Sponsorship page
  • One complimentary job posting on SMPS Austin’s Job Board

bronze Sponsorship

$500
  • 2 annual admissions ro Programs or Educational Events
  • Name on SMPS Austin Sponsorship page

 

Additional Sponsorship Opportunities

  • Black+White Bash
  • Axe Throwing Competition
  • Build Business 2020 Special Event
  • Mix + Learn
  • Half Day Workshop



Monthly Newsletter Sponsorships

$250 Per Newsletter

If you are interested in sponsosring an article on the SMPS monthly newsletter, benefits include:

  • One 500 word article linked back to your website or blog
  • Includes a company logo and "This Newsletter sponsored by:" with link to company website
  • Newsletters are distrbuted the 3rd Friday of the month to over 1,800 people in the A/E/C Community
  • Note: Articles are subject to be reviewed by the SMPS Board

 

In-Kind Sponsorships

We welcome and appreciate in-kind support as another option. Recognition of in-kind sponsorships is provided depending on the event, including verbal recognition, sponsor signage, etc. Your in-kind contribution may assist with any of the following:

  • Membership event give-a-ways
  • Raffle donations
  • Service donations (printing, mailing, graphics, event photography, etc.)


SPECIAL EVENT SPONSORSHIP WILL BE DETERMINED ON A PER EVENT BASIS

THE FINE PRINT: Sponsorship is open to all interested companies. Please note there may be overlapping or competing disciplines represented as sponsors. Representatives from sponsoring companies will pay the registration price for programs or luncheons unless otherwise noted as a benefit of sponsorship level. Companies can become sponsors at any time during the year if sponsorships are available. Sponsorship “Member” rates are available to firms with a SMPS membership to any chapter. Although payments and contributions to SMPS Austin are not tax deductible as charitable contributions for federal income tax purposes, they may be deductible as ordinary and necessary business expenses under other provisions of the Internal Revenue Code.

For more information on sponsoring an event, becoming a year-long sponsor or one time donations, please contact Allie Horne at [email protected].

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