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|2017 Sponsorship Opportunities|
Sponsorships provide access and recognition to school district finance and operations professionals.If your most sought-after audience is public school decision-makers, WASBO has a host of events, workshops and training sessions that will put your school solutions center stage. Not only will our sponsorship opportunities increase your company’s visibility, you’ll gain face-to-face access to established school leaders and those moving up the ladder – think of them as the next generation of decision-makers. With WASBO sponsorships, reaching out and standing out has never been easier.
Choosing a sponsorship option at a WASBO professional learning event gives you so many opportunities to connect with your target audience, and so many ways to do it, all based on your goals and your budget.
Sponsorships are available to all WASBO Affiliate members and are easily obtained. Simply click on the item and then head to check out. Please note that you will have to "purchase" each sponsorship item separately. Please do not use the cart.
If an item is marked “sold,” it has already been purchased.
2017 Annual Conference
The Annual Conference is our largest professional development event of the year. Sponsoring an event or item from the list below provides you with supreme access and visibility to the state’s education decision-makers. Conference sponsorship is all about connecting and building relationships with an audience that is in attendance to learn, grow and gain knowledge about the latest products and services for school districts.
Annual Conference Sponsorship Opportunities:
Monday, July 24 – Thursday, July 27, 2017
Becoming a sponsor of the Business Managers’ Conference is a sure-fire way to get your firm’s brand and solutions in front of those new to the ranks of school business. Participating in this event opens up an entirely new audience!
The Business Managers’ Conference is an intense, three-and-a-half day training program for new and aspiring school business managers, as well as those currently working in the field wishing to enhance their knowledge and ensure compliance with the latest requirements and best practices.
Benefits include: Recognition in event marketing materials, thank-you signage, podium recognition and an opportunity to share your company profile with attendees at a designated event.
School Business Leadership Series
If increasing your reach to established leaders and decision-makers is your mission, sponsoring an aspect of the School Business Leadership Series is the answer.
The School Business Leadership Series features specialized professional development opportunities for our member leaders. These are the key individuals that are active, in the know and highly connected. New this year, this series of one-day workshops will focus on current trends and best practices in leadership for school district financial officers, assistant superintendents and business managers.
Your business name will adorn the specific workshop event marketing materials and thank-you signage for the sponsored workshop. Company will receive two (2) complimentary event registrations for the workshop sponsored and an opportunity to share your company profile with the attendees.Leading with Technology
If your solutions are technology related, or you would like swift access to a high-tech audience that appreciates tech-related products and services that increase efficiency, make connections through WASBO’s Leading With Technology event. It’s where you’ll find those seeking to increase their digital-age savvy.
The Leading with Technology program features specialized professional development opportunities for our members in the use of technology for time management and program development. New this year, this series of one-day workshops will focus on current trends and best practices in using technology as an important resource for school district financial officers, assistant superintendents and business managers.
Your business name will adorn the specific workshop event marketing materials and thank-you signage for the sponsored workshop. Company will receive one (1) complimentary event registration for workshop sponsored and an opportunity to share your company profile with the attendees.
As the needs of our members become increasingly more diverse, we are currently looking to expand our repertoire of curriculum class offerings. This is currently one of the key needs in professional development and our areas of focus will be ASB, Purchasing, Financial Management, Basic Accounting and Leadership.
Curriculum Development Sponsorship Levels:
Includes: Recognition in the Reporter and at the WASBO Annual Conference
Because professional development is at the core of our mission, we’re proud to offer sponsorship opportunities that help send members to curriculum classes. It’s a direct way to impact, and impress members.
Scholarships for members attending Core Curriculum Classes:
Includes: Recognition in The Reporter, a WASBO Board Letter to Superintendents and Board of Attendees School District and Recognition at WASBO’s Annual Conference