The Metro DC Chapter of the Association for Talent Development serves a diverse membership base that reflects the nation’s capital. Our Chapter is one of the largest ATD Chapters in the United States. Our members come from a variety of organizations – multinational corporations, small and medium size businesses, nonprofit organizations, government, academia, consulting firms, government contracting firms, and service suppliers.

Partnering with or sponsoring Metro DC ATD offers a unique opportunity for your organization to connect with decision makers and practitioners of learning and development, including instructional designers, facilitators, trainers, training and learning leaders, directors, and executives responsible for learning strategy and execution. Metro DC ATD is where leading L&D professionals meet, connect, and collaborate.

Why you should consider Partnership/Sponsorship with us

  • Over 300 members
  • 73% of our members are also members of ATD National
  • Average of 4,000 website hits per month
  • Over 800 LinkedIn Metro DC ATD Company page followers
  • Over 900 LinkedIn Metro DC ATD Group page followers
  • Over 2,000 Twitter followers
  • Over 3,000 downloads of the Beltway Broadcast podcast in 45 states and 50 countries
  • Over 2,000 subscribers on our email distribution list with a 40% open rate!

Event Packages

There are three event sponsorship and advertising packages below that can be customized to fit your needs. Payments must be received in advance of advertisements and can be made via check or credit card.

  • DINNER EVENT

  • networking event

Dinner Event Package

Formal dinner with a chance to network with new businesses/consumers, creating new relationships, and the opportunity to showcase your brand.

  • Your company name and logo included in the email announcement and reminders and on the event registration page
  • Being the sole sponsor of the event
  • the Up to three (3) mentions, per event, on all three (3) active social media channels (LinkedIn, Twitter, Facebook), depending on timeline available - square graphic of event 'sponsored by'

During the Event

  • Two admissions to the event
  • Your marketing materials placed on the registration table at the dinner event
  • Recognition during announcements and an opportunity for remarks before the event begins with up to 5 minutes at the podium (suggest - add specifics as to which one, like "the next following Beltway Bulletin")

After the Event

  • Special thank you in our Beltway Bulletin with your logo and hyperlink

Pricing 
$400 for members
$500 for non-members

Sponsorship and Advertising Packages

There are three basic sponsorship and advertising packages below that can be customized to fit your needs. Payments must be received in advance of advertisements and can be made via check or credit card.

  • EVENT ADVERTISING

  • ANNUAL SPONSORSHIP

  • PATRONAGE

Event Advertising Package

Short-term organization/product/event marketing

  • Your logo on our website with a link to your website (jpg format, no larger than 200x79 pixels)
  • One stand-alone email per event being advertised regardless of months purchased.
  • Hyperlinked logo and graphic of the event posted in Beltway Bulletin the month it occurs (logo and text no more than 450 x 144 pixels).
  • Up to three (3) mentions, per event, on all three (3) active social media channels (LinkedIn, Twitter, Facebook), depending on timeline available.

Pricing 
$250 per month
$750 for six months

Criteria for Partnership/Sponsoring

The Metro DC ATD Board welcomes all partnership and sponsor applications for review. The following are criteria used in considering new partners and sponsors:

  • Nationally or locally known - preference will be given to locally based organizations
  • A reputation for excellence
  • A proven track record for innovation and thought leadership
  • Provides best practices / content / white papers / speakers / resources
  • Conducts research that contributes to training, facilitation, organization development, leadership coaching, ISD, training, or L&D practices

Our Partners/Sponsors

If you have additional questions before you complete the interest form, email our Director of Strategic Partnerships

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