Hollywood, FL (PRWEB) October 17, 2011
The South Florida Interactive Marketing Association (SFIMA) (http://www.sfima.com/), the region’s top forum for interactive marketing professionals, will host its 8th Annual Nautical Networking Event (http://www.nauticalnetworking.com/) on Friday, October 21, 2011, 5:30 p.m. in Hollywood, FL. Presented by BGT and Adobe, and sponsored by ExactTarget, this is Florida’s #1 networking cruise for interactive marketers. Email sponsorship(at)sfima(dot)com to reserve your spot.
With a theme of White Hot on the Yacht, attendees of this exclusive, invite-only event will wear predominately white attire while enjoying cocktails, dinner, dancing and dessert. Over 300 top digital marketers from the region’s leading brands will set sail along Ft. Lauderdale’s Intracoastal Waterway aboard one of South Florida’s largest private yachts, the Biscayne Lady.
No individual tickets are available, and sponsorship opportunities have almost sold out. Due to high demand, new sponsorship packages have been added and include: Pre-Boarding Band, Photographer, Ice Sculpture and Flower Décor. Access to this high-profile event is available via sponsorship or special invitation only. Please contact sponsorship(at)sfima(dot)com now to be part of this exquisite event.
Prior to departure, a press conference will be held celebrating SFIMA’s brand-new Future Digital Leaders Scholarship Fund. The H. Wayne Huizenga School of Business and Entrepreneurship at Nova Southeastern University was selected to partner with SFIMA to establish a scholarship benefitting students pursuing careers in the digital/marketing arena. Each year, for a period of five years, a graduate student in the MBA or MBA in Entrepreneurship program will receive the $3,500 scholarship. The first recipient of the scholarship award will attend the press conference to accept a ceremonial check.
To date, sponsors of SFIMA’s 8th Annual Nautical Networking Event include: Title Sponsors: BGT and Adobe; Premier Sponsor: ExactTarget; Registration and Pre-Boarding Sponsor: Sitecore; After Party Sponsor: Silverpop; Lounge Sponsor: Microsoft Advertising; Good Karma Crew Tip Sponsors: ValueClick and Greystripe; Bar Sponsor: Collective; Captain’s Table Sponsor: Google; Welcome Drink Sponsor: PointRoll; Balloon Decoration Sponsor: BOALT Interactive; Lanyard Sponsor: Starmark International; Video Sponsor: Undertone; Table Sponsors: AdGent, Adnetik, BrightRoll, Bullseye Strategy, ClearSpring, Google Affiliate Network, LucidMedia, Media6Degrees, Media One, Monster MediaWorks, netmining, pulsepoint, rbb Digital Park, SLI Systems, Specific Media and Vayan Marketing.
Founded in 2003, the South Florida Interactive Marketing Association (SFIMA) is a non-profit forum for interactive professionals, businesses and educators. SFIMA is dedicated to the exchange of ideas, information and best practices, as exemplified by case studies and industry leaders that help members grow their interactive marketing activities and successes. SFIMA’s goal is to be the primary interactive voice in South Florida, providing lifelong learning, networking and community outreach opportunities. For more information, please visit http://www.sfima.com, http://www.facebook.com/sfima and http://www.twitter.com/sfima.
SFIMA Sponsorship Chair