Meeting Sponsorships

Cost for meeting sponsorship is $3000

SME will provide:

  1. Company recognition from podium at sponsored meetings
  2. If committed on/before July 1, recognition print in SME Calendar of Events (1500 copies distributed by SME to leaders in Sioux Falls community)
  3. 8 complimentary meals at the SME meeting for invited guests of sponsor’s choice- name tags provided by SME
  4. 3-5 minutes at the SME podium during the SME meeting to promote company (not to sell product- no Powerpoint presentations)
  5. A link from SME website to company website (
  6. A visit from the SME speaker to company’s selected site for the speaker to do a one hour sponsor call and talk to company’s invited attendees *At additional cost more time may be contracted with speaker **Speakers from meetings will be able to fulfill those dates when no speakers are hired
  7. Sponsor will have exhibit space and ability to distribute informational material about their company at the SME meeting if desired
  8. Exclusivity as the only company marketed at the meeting
  9. First right of refusal for the next year’s meeting time and speaker sponsorship

Services provided by company include:

  1. Marketing materials to SME meeting attendees
  2. Pay SME $3000 by the 1st of the sponsored month or as invoiced
  3. Provide a link to SME website on company home page

Secondary sponsorships for a company that has agreed to the first meeting sponsorship per year are $2,000.  These do not include the company’s ability to market at the SME membership meeting, but do include the speaker visit to the company.