Become a Sponsor

Interested in partnering on one of our events or programs? We welcome the opportunity to work with you and create a customized offering to help you reach our audience, leaders that shape and influence IT (i.e. CIO, CTO, CMO, VP, Director, EA, Regional Manager, General Manager, Program Manager or equivalent level/responsibility).

The following are some of our 2018 Sponsorship and Underwriting Opportunities:

Platinum Circle of Friends Underwriter- $10,000 Annual Underwriter 

•  Recognition and showcased as a SIM Austin underwriter at the annual Austin’s InnoTech conference and Austin IT Awards and all SIM Austin events over the year.
•  Lead an in-depth panel discussion showcasing your technology. The panel should include customers with completed projects as well as a balanced view of competitive solutions.
•  Friend of SIM Austin recognition with corporate logo and web link on SIM Austin website.
•  Company Name and/or Logo listed as an underwriter of SIM Austin at all SIM Austin events and in all chapter marketing.
•  Four Attendee passes to distribute internally or provide to key customers for SIM Austin events and meetings.

Gold Circle of Friends Meeting Sponsor- $2,500 Chapter Meeting Sponsorship

Chapter meetings are attended by the Austin Chapter SIM members comprised of several influential CIOs/CTOs, VPs, Directors and Sr. Managers of IT in the Austin area. Chapter membership is currently around 90 members. Typical meeting attendance is around 35-50 people depending on the topic. This is a great opportunity to get your company in front of these high-level leaders. As a Chapter Meeting Sponsor, you receive:
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•  Recognition and showcased as a SIM Meeting Sponsor at the specific Austin-SIM Chapter Event with spotlight introduction and dedicated presentation time (10 min max please), ideally with a "mini testimonial" (confidential to this group). We have found that if a SIM member has used your company's product or service, that amplifies the impact of the message.
•  Friend of SIM Austin recognition with corporate logo and web link on the SIM Austin website.
•  Three Attendee passes to distribute internally or provide to key customers for SIM Austin event you sponsor.
•  Opportunity to meet & talk with SIM members during the happy hour prior to the event kickoff.
•  Distribution of YOUR COMPANY brochures and other marketing items at the SIM Austin chapter event registration table.
•  1-year vendor membership availability in Austin SIM chapter.

Silver Circle of Friends $1,000 Happy Hour Sponsorship

Chapter Happy Hours are attended by the Austin Chapter SIM members comprised of several influential CIOs/CTOs, VPs, Directors and Sr. Managers of IT in the Austin area. Chapter membership is currently around 90 members. Typical Happy Hour attendance is around 30-40 people depending on the topic. This is a great opportunity to get your company in front of these high-level leaders. As a Chapter Happy Hour Sponsor, you receive:

•  Recognition and showcased as a SIM Happy Hour Sponsor at the specific Austin-SIM Chapter Event with spotlight introduction and dedicated presentation time (7 min max please), ideally with a "mini testimonial" (confidential to this group). We have found that if a SIM member has used your company's product or service, that amplifies the impact of the message.
•  Friend of SIM Austin recognition with corporate logo and web link on the SIM Austin website.
•  Three Attendee passes to distribute internally or provide to key customers for SIM Austin event you sponsor.
•  Opportunity to meet & talk with SIM members during the Happy Hour.
•  Distribution of YOUR COMPANY brochures and other marketing items at the SIM Austin chapter event registration table.
•  1-year vendor membership availability in Austin SIM chapter.
 
Please note that the sponsor is expected to cover the cost of food and beverage at the Happy Hour venue. The sponsorship fee is an amount due to the Austin SIM Chapter for the opportunity to sponsor the event.

For further information or to become a sponsor of the Austin SIM chapter, please contact sponsorship@austinsim.org.