Stairbuilders and Manufacturers Association
2017 Annual Conference Sponsorship Opportunities
March 30 - April 1, 2017
SMA member companies sponsoring the 2017 Annual Conference provide an essential boost needed to keep member conference costs at a minimum and provide attendees a quality experience. Sponsorships at many levels allow all members to find a sponsorship opportunity they can afford that has an equivalent return.
- All Sponsors will be announced and shown on screen at the time of the event sponsored, on the SMA website, and in the conference attendee package with your logo** and company name at each sponsored activity or event in addition to other incentives noted below.
- All Sponsors will also be noted within the published conference program schedule**.
- **Conference Program Copy deadline is March 7th. Sponsorship will be awarded on a first come, first served basis. Please note deadlines and apply early.
Thursday, March 30
Attendee Folders - $1500 - Heartland StairwaysSMA Golf Tournament
Folders will be printed with Sponsors Logo/Message and SMA Logo/Conference title. Folders will be provided to all attendees at registration containing all conference materials. Fee includes custom graphic design with your logo and message
Golfer's & Early Riser's Breakfast = $600Welcome Reception = $1600 - Young Manufacturing
Golfer's Luncheon = $500
Golf Prizes = $350 - Carolina Stair Supply
Be there to greet and welcome our members at the first reception of the conference.
Friday, March 31
Breakfast = $600 - Stair Lab
You will host breakfast for Attendees
Tour of Mississippi State University = $1600 - LJ Smith
Attendee MSU Tour Amenity - $250 per each of three participants
Amenity will be provided with snacks and water to attendees on tour. Approved logo gifts can be included by Sponsor in the amenity bag
Motor Coach Transportation and Luncheon
Speaker Sponsorship - $1500
Michael Ritter, Asst. Director, USDA Forest Products Laboratory - Source Building Products
Auction Reception = $2250 - Crown Heritage
Raffle Prizes - $250 each prize, 3 will be offered
A lavish presentation of hors d'oeuvres and stations will be sure to bring compliments to your good name. This is a highly sought sponsorship opportunity. You will be introduced as the sponsor and in turn Introduce the Auctioneer. At the close of the Auction you will thank the Auctioneer and announce the proceeds.
Saturday, April 1
Breakfast = $600
You will host breakfast for all Attendees
Morning Coffee - $200 - Compass Software
Coffee and pastry will be served with your logo/sign at the table.
Keynote Speaker Sponsorship = $2000 - Fitts Industries
You will be introduced as the sponsor of our keynote address, Erik
Farrington, P.E. of Simpson, Gumpertz, Heger and will introduce him to
ABM Luncheon = $800
You will host lunch for Annual Business Meeting Attendees
Afternoon Break - $400 Sold - NAC/Cooper Stairworks
Afternoon refreshments will be served with your logo/sign at the table
Awards Banquet and Reception - $2000 - Compliant Systems and Design
Be the host of a memorable night of Awards. Following your introduction as the Sponsor you will be asked to address the attendees, thank them for their participation and invite them to attend next years conference in Santa Fe, New Mexico.
Don't miss these excellent opportunities to show support for your association. Just call the office at 877-500-5759 or email to firstname.lastname@example.org by March 7th.