Seminar Sponsorship

How Your Company Can Get Involved

The primary event for the Stadium Managers Association is the ANNUAL SEMINAR, which takes place each February, kicking off on Super Bowl Sunday. Our sponsors are heavily involved in the meeting in various capacities: as full members, speakers, and participants in educational sessions and all social events. Sponsored networking events each day take the place of a trade show by giving you quality time with your clients, and low-pressure opportunities to make connections with potential customers.


Our Corporate Sponsors enjoy the following benefits:

Two Association memberships with company voting privileges, including two full registration passes to the Annual Seminar.

Full page ad in the membership directory, with contact listing for two company representatives-Individual contact listing, picture and logo link on the SMA web site – one click from the home page.

Online RFP Portal to give you improved access to active business. You will automatically be notified when a proposal is uploaded.

Access to current contact information for stadium managers and staff support for your electronic marketing efforts.

Inclusionin the electronic SMA Buyers Guide to help members find your company based on the products and services you offer, and elevate your listing in web search engines.

Year-round opportunities for newsletter article submission and press release postings.

Recognition as a Sponsor in Seminar signage, advertising, meeting materials, and mobile web page. Sponsors are invited to submit case studies to be included on the SMA mobile app.

Opportunity to highlight your product and service via Seminar event sponsorships (more on that below)

The number of open sponsorships is limited, and your company must submit a membership application by November 19, 2018 to be included in the membership directory or by January 4, 2019 to attend the 2019 Seminar. Click on the link below to learn more about the two different types of membership that SMA offers to companies.

Membership Information


Seminar Event Sponsorships

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Companies can show a higher level of support by choosing to sponsor a specific event at the SMA Seminar. In addition to the basic benefits of membership, event sponsors are recognized in the following ways:

Exclusivity in their respective industry membership category, and given the first option to re-book the event at following Seminar events.

Print and web promotion that begins as soon as the sponsorship is confirmed, including on the SMA home page web banner and Annual Seminar page, including post-event.

Two additional comped passes to your specific event for any company executives who may not be attending the Seminar and discounted registration for additional full attendees.

Option to demo a relevant product or service at the event, plus other specific promotion.

The exclusive right to provide promotional items and conduct event promotions (cleared by the Program Chair) with on-site SMA staff assistance, if needed.

Recognition from the podium, including the opportunity to announce winners of your event promotion.

Your company will be acknowledged in program print materials and your logo will be shown on-site.

Staff event concierge assistance with member lists, Seminar reservations, on-site introductions, and other coordination as needed.