Reach a targeted human resources community - sponsor a meeting, event, or email blast!

Are you ready to take your engagement of HR professionals to the next level in 2020? Partner with the Howard County Human Resources Society (HoCo HRS), an affiliate chapter of the Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM), and gain access to Howard County's best and brightest in the field of Human Resources. Like our members, our sponsors come from a mix of industries and specialties, and we offer several sponsorship options so that your organization can find the one that is the right fit for you. Take advantage of this unique opportunity to generate new prospects, strengthen relationships with existing customers, and create brand awareness in the Howard County community.


Generate new leads & open doors
Build brand awareness for your organization
Position yourself against your competitors
Enjoy advertising & media exposure via our website & social media pages
Become a thought leader for our members


Executive Sponsor
This is an annual sponsorship for $600 (1 calendar year, January-December)

  • Up to (4) Professional or Associate Annual Membership Dues
  • Courtesy attendance for two (2) persons to monthly Chapter meetings for 1 year
  • Company logo displayed on Chapter’s website home page for three (3) months
  • 5-minute presentation and company literature distributed to all participants for one 1) chapter meeting:
    • Morning chapter meetings are the 3rd Thursday of each Month, except January and June
  • 1 posting on our LinkedIn group site
  • 2 email blasts per sponsorship year
  • Executive Chapter Sponsorship & chapter meeting availability is on a “first come, first serve” basis.


Partner Event Sponsor
This is a sponsorship for a specific Chapter networking or community event for $300
(ie. Passport to the Future, HCPSS Learning Conference, etc.)

  • Social Media exposure the month of the selected networking event
  • Company name/logo displayed on website and social media for the month of the event
  • 2-minute presentation and company literature at the Chapter networking/community event
  • Logo and company information included in marketing material for selected networking event
  • One (1) Professional or Associate Annual Membership
    • Take advantage of our all inclusive membership by adding $140 on to your sponsorship price. This will cover attendace for all monthly meetings (10) in the calendar year.
  • Courtesy Attendance for 1 person to the sponsored event.

Breakfast Sponsor
This is a sponsorship for the Monthly Chapter Meeting Breakfast for $250.

  • Social Media exposure the month of the chapter meeting
  • Logo and company information included in all marketing material for event
  • Company name & logo displayed on chapter meeting breakfast table.
  • Courtesy attendance for One (1) person at the Chapter meeting.


Email Blasts
Email blasts are used to promote a special event or product that is relevant to the HR field and profession.
$100/one email blast; $150/2 email blasts

  • HoCo HRS will send one sponsored email blast per month, sold on a first come, first serve basis. We will do a maximum of 12 blasts per year (January-December)
  • Sponsors will forward the details of the event to [email protected] no later than two (2) weeks prior to the desired send date
  • HoCo HRS will take those details and put them into our communication template to send out. We will not provide any graphics or editing support. You can also send the details in a PDF or JPG format as a flyer, and the details can include images (i.e. a logo)
  • Our chapter reserves the right to decline the promotion of any event that is a direct conflict with our mission or values.