Sponsor Pricing

SMIATL Sponsorship Levels – Entitlements

Click here to sign up for sponsorship online or contact Carole Arnold at carnol27@kennesaw.edu to be invoiced.


Supporting Sponsor ($250)

• One free pass to SMIATL ($160 value)
• Company name/link on the SMIATL website
• Company name listed in the onsite Conference Guide
• Mention and link in one blog post
• Opportunity to include one premium item in the Speaker gift basket, courtesy of your company (subject to approval to ensure the item is of suitable quality)

 

Featured Sponsor ($500)

• Two free passes to SMIATL ($320 value)
• Logo/link on the SMIATL website
• 75 word description of your company/products/services in the on-site Conference Guide
• Mention and link in one blog post
• Opportunity to include one premium item in the Speaker gift basket, courtesy of your company (subject to approval to ensure the item is of suitable quality)
• Opportunity to include one piece of collateral or giveaway in the attendee bag
• Mention and link in one press release
• Mention and link in one CSJ Facebook post
• Mention and link in one CSJ tweet


Exhibiting Sponsor ($1,000)
– All the benefits of Featured sponsorship, plus:

• An additional free pass to SMIATL for a total of three ($480 value)
• One Table top exhibit in the exhibitor area (includes a draped 6’ table, two chairs, wireless Internet)
• Ability to sponsor any of the add-on opportunities (see below for details)

 

Silver Sponsor ($1,500)

All the benefits of Exhibiting sponsorship, plus:
• Two additional free passes to SMIATL for a total of five ($800 value)
• A 75 word description of your company/products/services in one press release
• Two additional mentions and links in CSJ Facebook posts, for a total of three
• Two additional mentions and links in CSJ tweets, for a total of three
• Two additional mentions and links SMIATL blog posts, for a total of three

 

Gold Sponsor ($2,500) – All the benefits of Silver sponsorship, plus:

• Your logo included on on-site signage
• Logo with URL link to sponsor company web site on SMIATL home page
• Thanks during the conference’s opening remarks
• Ability to place 1 handout or piece of promotional collateral on the sign-in table
• One SMIATL 400-500 word SMIATL blog post highlighting your company/products/services


Platinum Sponsor ($4,500)
-  (Limited to four) All the benefits of Gold sponsorship, plus:

• “Galleria” table top exhibit placement, located in the main corridor area near registration and General Sessions room, and accessible throughout the event
• Most distinguished Logo positioning with Platinum Sponsor designation in all attendee advertisements and marketing materials

 

Title Sponsor ($15,000) – (Limited to one) All the benefits of Platinum sponsorship, plus:
• Exclusive “Brought to you by” designation, included with every mention of the conference
• One press release announcing your title sponsorship, along with accompanying tweets, Facebook postings, blog post, etc.
• One 500-700 word email blast to our database announcing your title sponsorship and providing information about your company/products/services
• One web page on our website will be dedicated to you as event sponsor (you provide the copy and pictures)

 

Add-on Sponsorships
Companies sponsoring at the Exhibiting level and above are eligible to add-on any of the following exclusive opportunities for even greater visibility.


#Blogchat Live Sponsor ($3,000)

(Limited to one) Mack Collier’s #Blogchat is one of the most popular happenings on Twitter. When Mack brings his #Blogchat Live phenomenon to SMIATL, 75 lucky attendees will join him in person and hundreds – perhaps thousands – of tweets will be generated nationwide (and it’s expected to be a Twitter Trending Topic in Atlanta). Benefits include:
• included with every mention of the SMIATL #Blogchat Live
• A blog post promoting the event and mentioning the sponsor will appear on MackCollier.com (which has a current monthly readership is over 100,000)
• Exclusive ability to post signage/banners, etc. in the #Blogchat Live room. This is also where attendees will be eating dinner, so the visibility and retention is unmatched.
• A highlighted 75 word description of your company/products/services in one press release
• A blog post highlighting your sponsorship, including your logo and a description of your company/products/services

 

Lanyard Sponsor ($1,500 – not including lanyard cost)

(Limited to one) Everyone knows the high visibility a branded lanyard offers as it hangs around the neck of every attendee. We’ll work with you to order the lanyards you’d like, or if you have them in-stock you can provide your own.
Attendee Bag Sponsor ($1,500 – not including bag cost)
(Limited to one) Attendees will be receiving bags that include desired swag and other goodies. In addition to their on-site usefulness, attendee bags will provide visibility for your branding long after recipients have left SMIATL. We’ll work with you to order the bags you’d like, or if you have them in-stock you can provide your own.

 

Click here to sign up for sponsorship online or contact Carole Arnold at carnol27@kennesaw.edu to be invoiced.