Sponsors & Affiliate Members

Becoming a sponsor or affiliate member offers you the opportunity to connect with over 200 members in the AIA Akron network who are committed to supporting our communities.

IMPACT (1)

As our industry changes and continues to grow, relationships are increasingly important to our survival and prosperity. AIA Akron's Event Sponsorship & Affiliate Membership programs are specifically focused on supporting the development of strategic relationships between our members and sponsors.

The benefits of partnership are many. Our members are the decision-makers in the greater Akron area who are responsible for billions of dollars in building investment each year. AIA Akron members are individual architects and firms across 11 counties that are transforming the profession.

View our 2020 Sponsor & Affiliate Member Opportunities Packet here.

Affiliate Membership Opportunities

PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATE MEMBERSHIP - $250.00

Professional Affiliate Memberships are for individuals who would like to promote their products and services to design professionals. A Professional Affiliate Member of the AIA Akron Chapter enjoys many of the rights and privileges of an AIA member.

Please Note: Professional Affiliates are members at the local level only. Registered architects and degreed associates may not hold Professional Affiliate Membership. Professional Affiliate Membership is for a period of one year and begins upon receipt and acceptance of payment.\

As a Professional Affiliate, you can:

  • Access a range of expertise through a peer network of more than 400 colleagues locally
  • Participate in all activities of the chapter – meetings and special events – at member prices
  • Enjoy networking opportunities with AIA Akron members
  • Gather insights and solutions through our monthly continuing education programs
  • Serve on any committee of the chapter
  • Promote yourself using the title “Professional Affiliate of AIA Akron”

BRONZE AFFILIATE MEMBERSHIP - $350.00

Professional Affiliate Membership for the period of one year in addition to:

  • Company name included on promotional materials for one (1) event
  • Company logo and listing in the sponsor section of AIA Akron's webpage with a link to your company website for one (1) month commencing at date of sponsorship

SILVER AFFILIATE MEMBERSHIP - $600.00

Professional Affiliate Membership for the period of one year in addition to:

  • A two-minute introduction prior to the beginning of one (1) event, in addition to a table available for display and handout material
  • Company name included on promotional materials for one (1) event
  • Company logo and listing in the sponsor section of AIA Akron's webpage with a link to your company website for one (1) month commencing at date of sponsorship

GOLD AFFILIATE MEMBERSHIP - $1,200.00

Professional Affiliate Membership for the period of one year in addition to:

  • 50% discount on AIA Contract Documents
  • A two-minute introduction prior to the beginning of one (1) event, in addition to a table available for display and handout material
  • Company name included on promotional materials for one (1) event
  • Company logo and listing in the sponsor section of AIA Akron's webpage with a link to your company website for one (1) month commencing at date of sponsorship

PLATINUM AFFILIATE MEMBERSHIP - $1,800.00

Professional Affiliate Membership for the period of one year in addition to:

  • Invitation to present a one (1) hour continuing education presentation prior to a Chapter event
  • An ad on AIA Akron's web page for one (1) year
  • 50% discount on AIA Contract Documents
  • A two-minute introduction prior to the beginning of one (1) event, in addition to a table available for display and handout material
  • Company name included on promotional materials for one (1) event
  • Company logo and listing in the sponsor section of AIA Akron's webpage with a link to your company website for one (1) year commencing at date of sponsorship

Click here to register as a Sponsor or Affilicate Member.

Image credits

IMPACT (1)