Patron Program The SNA Patron Program is designed to increase your organization's interaction with school nutrition professionals. As an SNA Patron, your company will enjoy greater exposure and access to school foodservice professionals nationwide. All segments of the foodservice industry are encouraged to join this program. Colin SheridanFormer PresidentLunchByte Systems, Inc. - Home of NUTRIKIDS Being an SNA industry member and active participant in the Patron Program makes good business sense. Learn more Being an SNA industry member and active participant in the Patron Program makes good business sense. The return on our investment is measured in real, short-term gains and in long-term value. By supporting the Association, we help to ensure meaningful relationships with our customers, business partners and industry leaders. The Patron Program provides companies with important market information including industry and customer trends, while allowing us to provide our insights which can help shape the market. Being an SNA Patron gives us an opportunity to show to our customers the commitment we have to the school nutrition industry. SNA recognizes the value of participation from all industry segments, including technology providers. The Association serves as an important bridge between industry and the operators we serve every day. Patron Program benefits include: Patron Level Corporate Industry Membership which includes: Up to five corporate official contacts listed with SNA Up to five subscriptions to School Nutrition magazine A 10% discount on advertising in School Nutrition magazine Every employee receives access to the members-only sections of SNA's website Subscription to Industry Insider, a monthly e-newsletter on SNA activities designed specifically for industry members Subscription to SNA SmartBrief, a daily listing of school nutrition related news clips. To request this service, visit https://www.smartbrief.com/sna SNA Patron logo to use for promotional purposes Tag line for promotional use will be "Supporting school nutrition professionals and the children they serve." Research Free Association research on the school nutrition market Free subscription to SNA's trendSETS newsletter, emailed quarterly Annual PowerPoint presentation on school nutrition trends, facts and figures that can be used for internal company use Meeting Benefits Exclusive annual meeting with SNA leaders Exclusive opportunity to host Board of Directors dinner at Committee Days, National Leadership Conference and Annual National Conference One free registration to the School Nutrition Industry Conference (SNIC) One free registration to the Legislative Action Conference (LAC) in Washington Annual National Conference benefits: Recognition listing in the ANC Program Guide and on ANC signage Exhibit Hall booth signs that identify SNA Patrons down the rows & aisles Five tickets to the Final Event Five additional name badges Exclusive invitation to attend the National Leadership Conference (NLC), a conference for state leaders and committee members Discounted member registration for all SNA meetings for all individuals affiliated with the organization A $500 discount on Industry Boot Camp registration Exhibitor Benefits One free 10-by-10 foot exhibit space at ANC Opportunity to choose ANC booth space for following year prior to non-patron exhibitors List Benefits A 35% discount on List Rentals List of SNA State Directors, Presidents and Newsletter Editors List of State School Foodservice Conferences List of all SNA Meetings and Conferences Free list of Legislative Action Conference (LAC) attendees Free list of School Nutrition Industry Conference (SNIC) attendees Free list of Annual National Conference (ANC) attendees SN Marketplace Benefits Preferred placement in all predefined searches SNA Patron logo displayed next to company name Free Basic Level as an SNA member Foundation Friend Benefits Contribution is tax deductible SNF Friends logo for use in your organization's ads and promotional materials Listing in the ANC Program Guide, School Nutrition magazine and donor signs Join Today! To become an SNA Patron member, download the Industry Membership Application or contact SNA Staff Vice President of Industry Relations & Meetings Sherry Carrigan at (301) 686-3100, ext. 151, or by email at firstname.lastname@example.org.