Get Engaged

Community Opportunities

There are lots of ways to demonstrate your commitment to innovation and entrepreneurship through the MEC Loudoun. You can give back by volunteering as a mentor for aspiring founders and growing small business CEOs. Support programs through your attendance and participation, or promoting through social media and email. Or enhance your company’s marketing efforts and position your brand as a leader in serving Loudoun entrepreneurs through sponsorship.

PARTICIPATE & PROMOTE

Join Us for Public Programs

1M Cups & More

Package includes:

  • 1M Cups
  • Pitch Practice for Tech Ventures
  • Techcess Talks
  • GovCon Sessions
  • MEC Mixers
  • Loudoun Tech Startups

MENTORSHIP

Volunteer & Give back

Learn more about Incubator...

  • Seasoned CEOs
  • Subject Matter Experts
  • Mentor MEC Incubator companies
  • Serve on Advisory Boards

SPONSORHIPS

Financial support Limited custom categories

5 SPONSORSHIPS AVAILABLE

(exclusive one sponsor per industry)

GOLD ENTHUSIAST

$1,500/YEAR
20 SPONSORSHIPS AVAILABLE

Package includes:

  • 2 hours/month of meeting room time complimentary in the MEC-Leesburg incubator
  • Once a year, targeted communication to MEC-Leesburg incubator companies sent from MEC Director on behalf of sponsor

DIAMOND INNOVATOR

$5,000/YEAR
10 SPONSORSHIPS AVAILABLE

Package includes ALL items under Gold Enthusiast, plus:

  • 4 hours/month of meeting room time complimentary in the MEC-Leesburg incubator
  • Twice a year, targeted communication to MEC-Leesburg incubator companies sent from MEC Director on behalf of sponsor

PLATINUM VISIONARY

$10,000/YEAR
5 SPONSORSHIPS AVAILABLE

(exclusive one sponsor per industry)

Package includes ALL items under Gold Enthusiast & Diamond Innovator plus:

  • Enhanced prominence of logo on website and on signage within MEC facility
  • Press release announcing sponsorship
  • Pictures with graduating MEC Incubator members and related publicity
  • Opportunity to help introduce speakers at all key SBDC/MEC-Leesburg sponsored events
  • 8 hours/month of meeting room time complimentary in the MEC-Leesburg
  • Quarterly, targeted communication to MEC companies sent from MEC Director on behalf of sponsor

Other Sponsorships

EVENT SPONSOR

$300/MONTH (minimum 3-month commitment)

Exclusive sponsorship per event
Targeted and general prospects depending on event

Package Includes:

  • Potential to reach hundreds through events and thousands more reached through an online calendar, websites,
    and Meetup groups
  • $300 to $1000 per event depending on event and frequency
  • 3-month or 2- quarter minimum commitment
  • Any MEC Loudoun programs are event options

Organizational Sponsors

Silver, Gold, Platinum Limited Sponsors per category

Package Includes:

  • $1,500, $5,000, $10,000
  • Packages customized to sponsors
  • Inclusions such as, logos on website and in facility, announced at events, press release

Make Your Mark

Targeted audience of entrepreneurs and small business users of rooms.

Logo and company collateral material displayed inside the room.

2 hours/month of meeting room time (in respective room) at the MEC-Leesburg.

Sponsor name on plaque by room door and within the room.

Recognition on Google calendar where room reservations are viewed my MEC membership.

One company sponsorship available per category

TRAINING ROOM PATRON

$4,000/year ($12,000, 3-year total)

Package Includes:

  • Audience: as many as 3,000 targeted prospects using the room per year
  • Thousands more reached through an online calendar, websites, and meet up groups

CONFERENCE ROOM PATRON

$2,500/year ($7,500, 3-year total) (2 rooms included)

Package Includes:

  • Audience: as many as 1,500 targeted prospects per year using rooms
  • Hundreds more reached through online calendar, websites and meet up groups