Become a Partner
Become one of our partners today!

Partner Benefits

  • A table for your organization in the Sponsor Area
  • Speaking Opportunity (i.e. presenting speaker, panelist, or section of the agenda)
  • Logo in all marketing materials
  • Logo on screen at the event
  • Brand merchandise in event swag bags
  • 10 free event tickets to distribute among your students or network

Partner Responsibilities

  • Secure $5,000 in sponsorships to cover event costs (i.e. speaker fees, food, photography, and video)

  • Promote our event across your marketing platforms
  • Lead or Join a minimum of one Task Force

Task Force Involvement

Programming Committee
  • Pre-event survey (what do NJ SBOs and Entrepreneurs want to know, learn about, hear from, etc.)
  • Speakers and panelists from Universities
  • Speakers and panelists from NJ
  • Keynotes (Big names from NJ/tri-state area)
  • Speaker Fees, Riders, In-Kind or Promotional items
Policymakers / Stakeholders
  • Pre-event survey or research on topics that are important and not being addressed?
  • ¬†Thought leaders or stakeholders from various universities as speakers
  • NJ policymakers as speakers and panelists
Marketing and Communications Committee
  • Marketing and communications plan
  • University outreach/leads
  • Media outreach
Business Showcase Committee
  • Space
  • Number of businesses
  • Business outreach
  • Logistics (space requirements, set up, breakdown, what to expect, how to prepare, etc.)
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