Sponsorship Opportunities


Sponsorship Brochure

Sponsor and/or Exhibit at the National Conference

  • The Society’s National Conference takes place annually in late June or early July
    • The 2017 Conference will take place June 28 - July 1 in San Francisco.
  • Opportunities include sponsorship of receptions, plenary panels, keynote addresses, Wi-Fi access, and conference emails, contributions to items in the conference bag and more.
  • Exhibit in the National Conference Exhibit Hall with 40+ of your peers.
    • At the 2016 National Conference in Colorado Springs standard booths were priced at $4,000 and premium booths at $5,500.
    • Email Khalilah Wyatt with questions.

Sponsor the Society’s Essentials Seminar

  • The Society’s Essentials Seminar takes place annually in late January in Orlando, Florida
    • The 2017 Essentials Conference will take place January 28-30.
    • Opportunities include co-sponsorship of the entire conference, as well sponsorship of individual portions (receptions, lunches, etc.).
    • Recent sponsorship rates: Seminar co-sponsorship - $5,000; Reception sponsorship - $3,500; Luncheon sponsorship - $3,500; Breakfast sponsorship -$3,000; Panel sponsorship - $2,500; Wireless Internet co-sponsorship - $2,500.
  • Email Ophelia King to express interest in sponsorship opportunities.
  • Email Khalilah Wyatt if interested in exhibiting at Essentials.

Sponsor Essentials Express Seminar and Regional Conferences

  • The Society generally holds an Essentials Express Seminar (a shorter version of the full Essentials Seminar) in conjunction with a Regional Conference annually during the Fall. 
  • Essentials Express/Regional Conferences opportunities include sponsorship of seminar sessions, receptions, and lunches as well as an opportunity to exhibit
    • Recent sponsorship rates: Table Top in Exhibit Hall - $1,500
  • Email Ophelia King for details.

Sponsor the Delaware Law Issues Update

  • The Society and the John L. Weinberg Center for Corporate Governance at the University of Delaware, in partnership with the State of Delaware, will tentatively hold the fourth annual Delaware Law Issues Update Conference in November 2017.The Delaware Law Issues Update provides an up-to-the-minute look at Delaware law and related governance issues.
  • Email Ophelia King for details on sponsorship opportunities.

Sponsor the Society’s weekly newsletter, the Society Alert

  • The Alert is sent to all 3,200+ members on a weekly basis, and gets an average of 1,000 opens.
  • The Society currently offers two sponsorships per issue: 1) a logo and hyperlink on the upper right hand side; and 2) a logo and hyperlink at the bottom.
  • Email Luke Vander Linden for more information on being an Alert sponsor.

Co-Author with the Society on Governance Research or a Thought Piece

  • The Society collaborates with Service Partners and other thought leaders on governance research publications.
  • Email Randi Morrison or Teresa Webb if you are interested in working with the Society on a publication.

List your product/services on the online service pArtner directory

Sponsor a Society Webinar

  • The Society periodically produces webinars for our members on a variety of topics.
  • The Society seeks one sponsor per webinar; the sponsorship includes a logo on presentation slides and on all invitation and confirmation emails.
  • Email Teresa Webb to be contacted when webinar sponsorship opportunities arise.

Bundled Sponsorship Opportunities

  • If you are planning on making a significant commitment to many of the opportunities listed above, you may be eligible to bundle your sponsorship commitments
    • The Service Provider will generally receive a 10-15% discount on the total sponsorship commitment
    • Entire payment is due to the Society when the agreement is reached.
  • Email Luke Vander Linden to discuss the possibility of a bundled agreement.