Benefits

As part of the NEW Friends of the Forum Membership Community site, which will serve as an unparalleled resource for connectivity for Florida's entrepreneurial and funding communities, we have streamlined efficient new membership opportunities that provide incredible benefits to you and your organization.

View all the benefits below to decide which level of membership works best for you! 

Become a Member
For large corporate partners, universities, and other large institutions:
CORPORATE: $3950
This is an invitation only member level.
Please contact the Pat Schneider, Vice President for consideration: [email protected]

  • Company listing, logo and description on the "Friends of the Forum"
    Membership site.
  • One seat on the Forum’s exclusive, invitation-only Advisory Board.
  • 1 Venture Capital Conference ticket (non-transferable).
  • 1 Early Stage Attendee ticket (non-transferable).
  • Opportunity to sponsor the annual VC Dinner at Forum’s
    Florida Capital Conference.
  • Recognition in scrolling PowerPoint displayed at Forum Conferences.
  • Company logo on the Forum website homepage.
  • Opportunity to serve as a panelist or moderator at Forum events and programs.
  • Opportunity to co-host Forum networking events.
  • Networking opportunities with the Forum Board of Directors.
  • Opportunity to participate on various Forum committees
    (based on approval by committee chair).
  • Opportunity to coach a presenting company
    (based on approval by Selection Committee).
  • Forum support of member-hosted events, including access to
    Forum membership database.
  • Opportunity to Co-host events.
  • COMPLIMENTARY ACCESS to Forum Member events (non-conference).
  • Co-Marketing Opportunities at Forum Events.
  • Company listing, logo and description on “Friends of the Forum” Membership Site.
  • Opportunity to distribute news announcements.
  • Opportunity to list your organization’s events on the Forum’s online calendar.
  • Subscription to “FLVentures” member email newsletter.
  • Discounted member registration rate at Forum and participating partner events.
  • Member to member communication with Forum entrepreneurs.

Become a Member
For venture investors, family offices, and angels looking for networking opportunities and direct contacts with investment prospects:
INVESTOR PLATINUM: $1000
  • Opportunity to Co-host events.
  • Free access to Forum Member events (non-conference).
  • Co-Marketing Opportunities at Forum Events.
  • Company listing, logo and description on “Friends of the Forum” Membership Site.
  • Opportunity to coach companies presenting at Forum conferences.
  • Opportunity to serve as panelist or moderator at Forum events.
  • Opportunity to distribute news announcements to Forum database
    (one per year, must be approved by the Forum).
  • Opportunity to list your organization’s events on the Forum’s online calendar.
  • Subscription to “FLVentures” member email newsletter.
  • Discounted member registration rate at Forum and participating partner events.
  • Member to member communication with Forum entrepreneurs.
  • Opportunity to participate on Forum selection committees.
  • Access to executive summaries of recent presenter applicants (on request).
  • Access to one-on-one company meetings at Forum conferences (registration required).
  • Select board networking opportunities.
  • VIP and investor-only events at Forum conferences (registration required).

Become a Member
For mid-sized corporate partners and institutions seeking to support the Forum and network with other key players in the venture community:
PLATINUM: $1000
  • Opportunity to Co-host events.
  • Free access to Forum Member events (non-conference).
  • Co-Marketing Opportunities at Forum Events.
  • Company listing, logo and description on “Friends of the Forum” Membership Site.
  • Opportunity to coach companies presenting at Forum conferences.
  • Opportunity to serve as panelist or moderator at Forum events.
  • Opportunity to distribute news announcements to Forum database
    (one per year, must be approved by the Forum).
  • Opportunity to list your organization’s events on the Forum’s online calendar.
  • Subscription to “FLVentures” member email newsletter.
  • Discounted member registration rate at Forum and participating partner events.
  • Member to member communication with Forum entrepreneurs.

Become a Member
For small, boutique firms seeking to support the Forum and network with fellow members:
GOLD: $500
  • Co-Marketing Opportunities at Forum Events.
  • Company listing, logo and description on “Friends of the Forum” Membership Site.
  • Opportunity to distribute news announcements.
  • Opportunity to list your organization’s events on the Forum’s online calendar.
  • One executive summary upload for presenter consideration.
  • Subscription to “FLVentures” member email newsletter.
  • Discounted member registration rate at Forum and participating partner events.

Become a Member
For individuals and sole practitioners seeking to support the Forum and network with fellow members:
SILVER: $250
  • Company listing, logo and description on “Friends of the Forum” Membership Site.
  • Opportunity to distribute news announcements.
  • Opportunity to list your organization’s events on the Forum’s online calendar.
  • One executive summary upload for presenter consideration.
  • Subscription to “FLVentures” member email newsletter.
  • Discounted member registration rate at Forum and participating partner events.
*Selected presenting companies and “Forum 50” receive Silver Membership for one year