The Value of SME of Sioux Falls Membership
SME Provides "An Edge to Your Success®!"
Sales & Marketing Executives, Inc. of Sioux Falls® is the premier organization for developing and sustaining a driven and influential force of leaders in our community, and continuously provides our elite membership with networking opportunities and world-class education.
- Education and Professional Development Programs - Improve your professional skills!
- Monthly Meetings – Great keynote speakers provide ideas that are strategic to enabling you to be and do your professional best.
- Sunrise Seminars and Roundtables - Focused on items of specific interest, provided by experts in their fields!
- SME Women in Business® – Annual event with nationally recognized speakers, such as Debbi Fields, Ann Jillian, Linda Ellerbee, Joan Rivers, Vickie Lawrence, Erin Brockovich, Mary Lou Retton, Jane Seymour, America Fererra, Lisa Ling and Connie Podesta. There is also an Expo of vendors and suppliers who address both professional and personal needs.
- SME Excellence Awards® – Annual event recognizing the South Dakota Sales and Marketing Executive of the Year. The awards are presented during a major mid-winter celebration of sales and marketing excellence including the honoring of our Past Presidents. Nationally recognized speakers like Keith Harrell, Mark Victor Hansen, Anthony Parinello, Judy Siegle, V J Smith and Nido Qubein reflect the quality of speakers that made and continue to make SME Sioux Falls membership a true business value for area executives.
- South Dakota Sales and Marketing Executive of the Year™ – Honored during the SME Excellence Awards® annual event the award is presented to leaders who have had a national and international impact in sales and marketing. Recipients have included Joe Robbie, Bill Hustead, Marvin Schwan, Oscar Austad, Pat O'Brien, Terry Redlin, Ruth Ziolkowski, Joe Foss, Elmer Karl, Tony Bour, Don Dunham, Jr., Dana Dykhouse, Jeff Scherschligt and T. Denny Sanford.
- SME Youth Benefit Auction® -- Held yearly to give back philanthropically and support South Dakota Youth in SME College Scholarships and South Dakota Youth Business Adventure in an effort to help students understand the free enterprise system and stay in our state to be educated and work.
So what are you waiting for?
Join SME of Sioux Falls today! Annual Dues are $475; First Time members also pay a $25 Orientation fee.
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