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Sponsorship Overview.

The TechSummit series provides unmatched exposure to key IT decision makers within the top 50 metro markets. For less than the cost of a few in-person sales calls you can speak to a group of 80-130 key IT decision makers. Selected sponsors receive a speaking opportunity, a 6 foot draped exhibit table, electricity, WiFi and lunch for two sponsorship representatives. Be sure to reserve early to avoid a wait list situation. If you have any questions after reviewing the sponsorship pages on this site or the Sponsorship PDF(right click to download) please call Shelly Fisher at 404-400-2424 or

Benefits of Sponsoring

  • Ability to reach targeted,highly qualified executive and senior level decision makers.
  • We provide you with attendee list to follow up with these decision-makers after the summit.
  • Opportunity to build and increase brand awareness through exposure before, during and after the event.

    I pretty much stopped doing these types of events because of poor attendee quality and volume but this totally changed my mind. I'm going to send out an internal email to my peers recommending they do your events."   - Barracuda Networks, Tim Solomon, Commercial Accounts Manager

    Great Speakers


    Mark these future dates for an hour each (also recorded, watch Live or Anytime):

    2023: Jan 9, Feb 13, Mar 13, Apr 10, May 8, Jun 12, Jul 10, Aug 14, Sep 11, Oct 9, Nov 13, Dec 11.
    2024: Jan 8, Feb 12, Mar 11, Apr 8, May 13, Jun 10, Jul 15, Aug 12, Sep 9, Oct 14, Nov 11, Dec 9.

    Sponsorship Levels, Pricing and Signup.

    Go to the Pricing/Signup page. Here is our W9 if needed for tax purposes.


    Our live events are structured for maximum efficiency from both a presenter and attendee standpoint. We feature non-competitive companies that are best of breed in their domain. Our Delegates, free from hearing competing sales pitches from multiple vendors, can instead focus on whether the speaker's solutions fit with their organizational/technical needs. We handle every event-related logistical issue, making it very easy for our partners to simply show up at 8:00 am and have their display table set up before attendees arrive at 9:00. In addition to lunch, networking is before, during and after the event, allowing every single attendee plenty of time to meet with every single vendor of interest.

    This is a horizontal event, drawing individuals who work across all industries within a region - retailing, manufacturing, professional services, finance/insurance, transportation/logistics, healthcare, universities, and government - who can directly buy (and/or influence the purchase of) products and complementary services provided by sponsors/speakers. Bizsummits drives attendance through highly focused email campaigns and

  • Job Title Percentages: CIO 15%, CISO/Director of Architecture/NOC/DC Head/IT Director 44%, Network Manager/Sys Admin/Head of Desktop Standards 33%, Systems Analyst/Technical Specialists 9%.

  • Vertical Market/Industry Percentages: Manufacturing 11%, Education 14%, Government 14%, Professional Services/Legal/Accounting/Marketing/Engineering 13%, Finance 11%, Healthcare/Pharmaceuticals 11%, Distribution/Transportation/Logistics 9%, Retailing 6%, Small Business (<100 employees) 6%, Other 5%.

    Your Presentation Topic.

    Sponsors wishing to speak should plan a topic that would add value to the audience. Please pass the presentation title past Shelly Fisher at 404-400-2424 or for safety. Here are some example presentation titles that have worked well in the past to give you a feel for common topics.

  • The Latest Security Detection and Response Tools.
  • Cloud Infrastructure Services Trends.
  • Network Security Present and Future.
  • What's New in Backup and Disaster Recovery.
  • New Network and Wireless Technologies.
  • Best Practices in Cloud Utilization & Security.
  • BYOD Implementation and Management Strategies.
  • Trends in Application and Mobile App Development.
  • Latest Mobile Device and Apps Security Tools.

    Sample Agenda Summary

    8:00 am: Vendor Setup
    9:00 am: Registration Open, Signature Refreshments, Peer Networking.
    9:45 am: New Network and Wireless Technologies.
    10:15 am: What's New in Backup and Disaster Recovery.
    10:45 am: Trends in Mobile App Development.
    11:15 am: BYOD Implementation and Management Strategies.
    11:45am: Best Practices in Cloud Utilization & Security.
    12:15 pm: Network Security Present and Future.
    12:45 pm: Lunch, Peer & Solution Provider Networking, plus Prize Giveaways!
    1:30 pm: Vendor Breakdown

    View Detailed Agenda

    Example Past Participants in Our Nationwide Events

  • Aggreko llc
  • Ally Financial
  • Altegra Health
  • Aramark
  • Arby's Restaurant
  • BB&T
  • Bell Flavors
  • Big Lots
  • Burrow Global, LLC
  • Capital One
  • Catholic Charities
  • City of Atlanta
  • City of Fort Worth
  • City of Sacramento
  • Clay Co Sch Board
  • ClearResult
  • Cleveland University
  • Cox Enterprises
  • CVS Health
  • DC Department of HR
  • Dept of Veteran Affairs
  • Detroit Housing Comm
  • Dollar Tree
  • Dunkin' Bands
  • Encore Capital Group
  • Energy Transfer
  • Equifax
  • FEMA
  • First Green Bank
  • Florida Blue
  • Franczek Radelet P.C.
  • FUJIFILM SonoSite, Inc.
  • GameStop
  • Gates Corporation
  • Georgia Institute of Tech
  • Georgia Lottery Corp
  • Great Lakes Cheese Co.
  • HealthPort
  • Hilton
  • Hotel Managers Group
  • Kelly Moore Paint
  • Kennesaw State
  • Luminant
  • Mansfield Oil Company
  • Marriott
  • McKesson
  • Montgomery County Gov
  • Museum of Art San Diego
  • National Labor Relations
  • Pasco Co Sheriff's Office
  • PepsiCo
  • Petro Hunt, L.L.C.
  • Philip's
  • Phoenix Health Care
  • Plains All American
  • Progressive
  • RelaDyne LLC
  • Rexel USA
  • Rutgers University
  • Santander Consumer
  • SBM Offshore USA, Inc.
  • Sharp HealthCare
  • Southeast Restoration
  • Starwood
  • SunTrust
  • The Container Store
  • Goodyear Tire & Rubber
  • The Home Depot
  • TransCentra
  • TXU Energy
  • United Natural Foods, Inc
  • University of Colorado
  • University of Georgia
  • Utah First Credit Union
  • WestRock
  • Willis Towers Watson
  • YWCA Rhode Island
  • (and thousands of other leading companies who have attended our many conferences)
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    "I think that the Tech Summit was a great success. I was pleased with the outcome of the event."
    - Adrian Dyett, Senior Advisor

    "There were not a large amount of Vendors in attendance. This gave us more exposure and one on one time with the attendees."
    - Collin McDaniel, Tradeshow Manager

    "Please send us the next list of cities; we are definitely interested in doing more."
    - Jennifer Worley, Channel Alliance Manager

    "The venue was great as well as the coordination of event staff."
    - Charles Chase, Inside Sales Manager

    "It is nice to see a 3rd party vendor drive folks to an event. "
    - John Saylor, Sales Manager

    "I thought the event was good - looking forward to the next one!"
    - David Chase, Sales Manager

    "The MC was good -- kept the program moving and did a nice job introducing."
    - Mike Davis, Sales Director

    "I attended and enjoyed the event. I really liked the variety of presenters."
    - Nathan Bulmon, Global Commercial Channels

    "The speakers were good"
    - Reggie Lee, Enterprise Networking Sales

    "I pretty much stopped doing these types of events because of poor attendee quality and volume but this totally changed my mind. I'm going to send out an internal email to my peers recommending they do your events."
    - Tim Solomon, Commercial Accounts Manager

    "General feedback about the organizational and operational aspects of the event was positive from my staff."
    - Tony Cannizzo, Director North American Operations


    "It was a well-organized event. Good topics & presentations and useful information."
    - Adil Khan, IT Manager

    "Attended and I enjoyed the summit. Learned about services/technologies we could utilize at our company"
    - Ahmed Mohamed, Software Support Manager

    "The breakfast at the Hilton Miami Downtown was great"
    - Anamaria Andreu, Campus Information Systems Mgr

    "The room setup was good, so was the food. Send me the next date please."
    - Bill Sandberg, CEO

    "I liked the pace the best."
    - Bob Meecham, Sr Systems Engineer

    "The agenda did have interesting topics for me...I would like to see more of these locally."
    - Bob Brown, Information Security Manager

    " I enjoyed it a lot. I look forward to next year."
    - Carter Vath, Dir. Tech Support

    "The speakers were generally very clear and concise, and presented their cases well."
    - Chas Vinal , Manager of Business Intelligence

    "Keep up the good work."
    - Damon Poremski, Network Administrator

    "I liked the various suppliers and the presentations."
    - Deborah Hayek, Sr. Manager IT

    "Each vendor had a 30-45 min opportunity to explain their market position or product."
    - Douglas Peat, Dir Infrastructure

    "I enjoyed meeting other IT people in the area and hearing the latest offerings from various vendors."
    - Elvis Huff, MIS Systems Officer

    "I liked the topics"
    - Emilio Castro, IT Executive

    "I really liked the presentations."
    - Felix Malave, IT Manager

    "I liked the content and location was convenient."
    - Gabriel Flores, Network Manager

    "I liked the variety of presentations"
    - Greg Fleck, Manager Advanced Technology

    "I liked the choice of speaker topics."
    - Otis Curry, IS Director

    "I like the laid back atmosphere and hands-off approach by the vendors"
    - Peter Sanchez, IT Manager

    "Seeing the new stuff from Google was quite exciting."
    - Rob Marlowe, CFO

    "I liked the vendor presentations."
    - Rodney Ingram, Technology Mgr

    "The Informational and Training are what I liked best."
    - Ryan Heard, IT Manager

    "I liked the accessibility to the sponsors and vendors, with updated and timely sessions."
    - Sid Moore, Director IT