Sponsorship Opportunities

SMPS wants you!  We need your sponsorship support, and in return, SMPS will promote your company to the industry – on our website; in our literature; in our e-blasts; in our slide shows; during our program introductions; on our signs – you choose the package.

SMPS has a far-reaching impact across the design and construction services community on companies that provide related services to the design/build environment. A sponsorship in our events will help you to establish your firm as a major contributor to this industry.

This year, SMPS is again offering discounts to our annual and small disadvantaged and minority businesses:

  • Small Disadvantaged and Small Minority Businesses – get 50% off annual and event sponsorships!
  • Annual sponsors – get 50% off event sponsorships!

 

WHO SHOULD CONSIDER SPONSORING SMPS NORTH FLORIDA?

  • Local A/E/C firms
  • Vendors
  • Associations
  • MBE/DBE firms
  • Subcontractors

 

WHY SPONSOR SMPS?

Be Connected – Sponsorship recognition at events connects you with decision makers and teaming partners.

Be Recognized – Your Company name and web-link on the SMPS North Florida Website, as well as in monthly e-blasts and displays at events, will elevate your company’s name and logo recognition.

Be Visible – Complimentary program tickets, firm introduction opportunities and MS Powerpoint slide recognition at programs will provide visibility for you and your company.

Be An Industry Leader – Position your company as an Industry Leader and lead by example!

 

HOW WILL MY SPONSORSHIP DOLLARS BE USED?

  • To enhance programming and quality of speakers.
  • To increase frequency of networking events.
  • To build awareness of SMPS and the value we offer.
  • To support community and volunteer opportunities.

 

HOW DO I BECOME A SPONSOR?

The following page describes our sponsorship opportunities, the benefits provided to the sponsor, and the contribution amount required for each package. Select your package, then email Jill Renzi.

To ensure fulfillment of your sponsorship package, please send your logo and firm overview to Jill Renzi three weeks prior to the event to guarantee the information is included on the marketing materials in time for distribution.

*Send checks  (made out to SMPS North Florida) to:

SMPS North Florida
7220 Financial Way, Suite 100
Jacksonville, FL 32256

Credit card payments are also accepted.
Although payments and contributions to SMPS North Florida 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

 

ANNUAL SPONSOR

Member: $1,000 / Non-Member $1,250

8 registrations not counting half or whole day educational events.
Company logo on most printed correspondence, membership materials,  e-blasts and mailers, etc.
Company logo on the Registration  & SMPS website
Company logo and 100-word description on PowerPoint loop before most events
Company logo on event board displayed in lobby or registration area
Company logo on program
Verbal recognition at events
One seat at a reserved table or private meal
Member rates for additional company attendees at events
Social Media Coverage

 

EVENT SPONSOR

Member: $300 / Non-Member $400

Company logo on most printed  correspondence, membership materials,  e-blasts and mailers, etc.
Company logo on the Registration  & SMPS website
Company logo on program
Company logo displayed at program / event
Verbal recognition at events
Two-minute company intro by company representative
One seat at a reserved table or private meal
Member rates for additional company attendees at events

 

Discount Program:

  • Annual Sponsors receive a 50% discount off Program Sponsorships.
  • In-kind sponsorships may also be available. Please call Luchandra Bryant at (904) 296-2555 to discuss.
  • Certified Small Disadvantaged and Minority Business Enterprises (DBEs/MBEs) will receive a 50% discount on the annual sponsorship. All Annual Sponsors and Certified Small DBEs/MBEs will receive a 50% discount on event sponsorships. A Certified Small DBE/MBE is defined as:
    • A certified MBE or DBE (from any qualified agency, i.e., any Jacksonville, Florida, or Federal government agency); and
    • Employee size of no more than 25

 

THE FINE PRINT: Event Sponsorship is open to all interested companies. Please note that there may be overlapping or competing disciplines represented as sponsors.

 

To become a sponsor or for more information on sponsorship, please contact Jill Renzi.