Memberships

The Stadium Managers Association's only mission is to assist you in achieving the highest levels of facility administration and operation. We do this by supporting and promoting professional relationships among managers, league officials, key industry suppliers, and industry resources.

Take advantage of our network of managers from across the globe as they identify new ways to achieve revenue goals, discuss how to optimally operate within changing frameworks and openly share best practices in the field.

Membership in SMA is an essential way to gain new knowledge and access to new contacts. SMA is the primary industry resource for facility managers and leading suppliers in the stadium industry.

  • Stadium Manager Membership - 1 Representative
    Duration
    12 months
    # of card holders
    1
    Package price
    $450

    Take advantage of this... your opportunity for vital resources, new business relationships & so much more. Any person actively engaged in the management or administration of a stadium or a related facility qualifies for a Stadium Manager membership.

    • The only Annual Seminar connecting industry experts around the world
    • Direct access to industry leaders, service providers and suppliers with a vast range of backgrounds
    • Stay connected on the SMA Member Discussion Forum
    • Valuable resources such as previous Seminar & webinar discussions, roundtable notes and a full resource sharing library with 100+ with educational fact sheets, guides, and industry best practices
    • Easily access SMA newsletters, announcements & contact details on our app SMAEngage

    New Manager Incentives

    Never been a member of SMA before? You'll receive your February 2023 Seminar registration entirely free of cost - a savings of $600.

    Get your entire team involved! 

    SMA has opportunities for all leaders within stadium management, including Security, Guest Services, Facility, Safety, etc. Stadium manager membership dues are structured on a tiered level, based on the number of representatives involved.

  • Stadium Manager Membership - 2-3 Representatives
    Duration
    12 months
    # of card holders
    3
    Package price
    $750

    Take advantage of this... your opportunity for vital resources, new business relationships & so much more. Any person actively engaged in the management or administration of a stadium or a related facility qualifies for a Stadium Manager membership.

    • The only Annual Seminar connecting industry experts around the world
    • Direct access to industry leaders, service providers and suppliers with a vast range of backgrounds
    • Stay connected on the SMA Member Discussion Forum
    • Valuable resources such as previous Seminar & webinar discussions, roundtable notes and a full resource sharing library with 100+ with educational fact sheets, guides, and industry best practices
    • Easily access SMA newsletters, announcements & contact details on our app SMAEngage

    New Manager Incentives

    Never been a member of SMA before? You'll receive your February 2023 Seminar registration entirely free of cost - a savings of $600.

    Get your entire team involved! 

    SMA has opportunities for all leaders within stadium management, including Security, Guest Services, Facility, Safety, etc. Stadium manager membership dues are structured on a tiered level, based on the number of representatives involved.

  • Stadium Manager Membership - 4-6 Representatives
    Duration
    12 months
    # of card holders
    6
    Package price
    $1,100

    Take advantage of this... your opportunity for vital resources, new business relationships & so much more. Any person actively engaged in the management or administration of a stadium or a related facility qualifies for a Stadium Manager membership.

    • The only Annual Seminar connecting industry experts around the world
    • Direct access to industry leaders, service providers and suppliers with a vast range of backgrounds
    • Stay connected on the SMA Member Discussion Forum
    • Valuable resources such as previous Seminar & webinar discussions, roundtable notes and a full resource sharing library with 100+ with educational fact sheets, guides, and industry best practices
    • Easily access SMA newsletters, announcements & contact details on our app SMAEngage

    New Manager Incentives

    Never been a member of SMA before? You'll receive your February 2023 Seminar registration entirely free of cost - a savings of $600.

    Get your entire team involved! 

    SMA has opportunities for all leaders within stadium management, including Security, Guest Services, Facility, Safety, etc. Stadium manager membership dues are structured on a tiered level, based on the number of representatives involved.

  • Stadium Manager Membership - 7-10 Representatives
    Duration
    12 months
    # of card holders
    10
    Package price
    $1,750

    Take advantage of this... your opportunity for vital resources, new business relationships & so much more. Any person actively engaged in the management or administration of a stadium or a related facility qualifies for a Stadium Manager membership.

    • The only Annual Seminar connecting industry experts around the world
    • Direct access to industry leaders, service providers and suppliers with a vast range of backgrounds
    • Stay connected on the SMA Member Discussion Forum
    • Valuable resources such as previous Seminar & webinar discussions, roundtable notes and a full resource sharing library with 100+ with educational fact sheets, guides, and industry best practices
    • Easily access SMA newsletters, announcements & contact details on our app SMAEngage

    New Manager Incentives

    Never been a member of SMA before? You'll receive your February 2023 Seminar registration entirely free of cost - a savings of $600.

    Get your entire team involved! 

    SMA has opportunities for all leaders within stadium management, including Security, Guest Services, Facility, Safety, etc. Stadium manager membership dues are structured on a tiered level, based on the number of representatives involved.

  • Institutional Membership
    Duration
    12 months
    # of card holders
    34
    Package price
    $850

    Your college or university can get up to 4 Faculty Memberships and 30 Students Memberships for one price of $850! Faculty and student members must be part of a sport management, facility management or sport administration program.

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  • Corporate Sponsor Membership
    Duration
    12 months
    # of card holders
    2
    Package price
    $4,500

    As a Corporate Sponsor, you'll have access to new ideas, industry experts & so much more. Any persons, firms or corporations whose primary purpose is to supply goods or services to the stadium industry qualify for a Corporate Sponsor membership.

    The Corporate Sponsor membership option offers the most value to your organization. This company package includes:

    • Two registrations to the Annual Seminar that connects industry leaders around the world
    • Revision & response to RFPs submitted by members
    • Engagement with other members using our online Member Discussion Forum
    • One annual branded email to all SMA members
    • Access to all SMA newsletters, announcements & contact details through our app SMAEngage

    All Corporate Sponsor applications are subject to approval by the SMA Board of Directors.

    Corporate Sponsor dues are $4,500. All new Corporate Sponsors are required to pay a $500 one-time initiation fee. SMA runs on a July 1 to June 30 fiscal year.  All corporate sponsor memberships expire on June 30, no matter when the company joins the Association.  No exceptions.  

  • Corporate Member Membership
    Duration
    12 months
    # of card holders
    1
    Package price
    $2,250

    Get involved today for new ideas, access to industry experts & so much more. Any persons, firms or corporations whose primary purpose is to supply goods or services to the stadium industry qualify for a Corporate Member membership.

    This is the most popular choice for companies interested in SMA, and offers one membership in SMA at a great value & includes:

    • One-time attendance to the Annual Seminar that connects industry leaders around the world (registration not included)
    • Revision & response on RFPs submitted by members
    • Engagement with other members using our online Member Discussion Forum
    • Access to all SMA newsletters, announcements & contact details through our app SMAEngage
    • Participation in members-only town hall meetings, webinars & roundtables

    All corporate member applications are subject to approval by the SMA Board of Directors.

    Corporate Membership dues are $2,250 a year. All new corporate members also will be required to pay a one-time initiation fee of $500. SMA runs on a July 1 to June 30 fiscal year.  All corporate member memberships expire on June 30, no matter when the company joins the Association. No exceptions.  

  • Corporate Event Promoter Membership
    Duration
    12 months
    # of card holders
    1
    Package price
    $1,250

    Persons or companies who promote, operate and manage outside events temporarily taking place within facilities and/or stadiums qualify for the Corporate Event Promoter. This category offers one membership in SMA with the added benefit of attending the Annual Seminar every year at an additional cost.

    All applications are subject to approval by the SMA Board of Directors and must meet all requirements established by the Board.

    Corporate Event Promoter membership dues are $1,250 a year. All new event promoter members will also be required to pay a one-time initiation fee of $500. SMA runs on a July 1 to June 30 fiscal year. All corporate event promoter memberships expire on June 30, no matter when the company joins the Association. No exceptions.