Sponsor WCA

WCA sponsors reach Austin’s top communications professionals. Our 250+ members work in Fortune 500 companies; marketing, advertising, and public relations firms; nonprofit associations; business, government, and educational organizations; news media; and independent businesses. 

There are sponsorship opportunities for every size organization.

Women Communicators of Austin is a 501(c)3 nonprofit organization. Sponsorships support programs and scholarships.

Annual Sponsorships

For more information, please contact our VP of Development at development@wcaustin.org.

Annual sponsors help support WCA’s ongoing mission to accelerate careers, develop leaders and foster networks.
We encourage our sponsors to become speakers, panel members, and moderators for WCA programming.

Benefits of annual sponsorship include:

  • Access to 250+ WCA members
  • Targeted messaging to 3,600+ top local communications professionals via email newsletter
  • Brand visibility and recognition
  • Recruitment and employee development
  • Encouragement of corporate diversity and inclusion
  • Support for local scholarship and philanthropy programs
  • Contribution to your community and the support of a 90-year-old Austin institution

All WCA events in 2020, including the Get Smart Conference, will be virtual. As such, we will reduce all sponsorship prices by 20%, adjusting for fewer “in-person” benefits. If you’re interested in one of the sponsorships listed or wish to customize a package, please contact the VP of Development at Development@WCAustin.org.

Event Sponsorships

For more information, please contact our VP of Development at development@wcaustin.org.

Banner Brunch

Banner Brunch gathers more than 100 of Austin’s top communications professionals to honor and recognize leaders in
our field and to award scholarships to a select group of outstanding communications students. Learn more.

Proceeds from the Banner Brunch sponsorships, ticket sales,  raffle and auction benefit WCA’s philanthropic efforts including the Jo Caldwell Meyer Scholarship Fund and Commsquad


Get Smart

Showcase your support and increase your organization’s visibility at one of Austin’s premiere professional development events. Sponsors engage with an audience of local leaders and trendsetters in the communications field. This annual event hosts 100+ professionals in an educational setting. Learn more.

For 2020, are offering companies the opportunity to be a Get Smart event sponsor for $350 and receive the following benefits:
  •  A hyperlinked mention on the event website
  • A social media shoutout prior to the event
  • An intro and thank you at the event
  • A logo on shared screen with the next program topic/speaker at beginning and during transitions between sessions
  • A hyperlinked mention in the invitation, reminder, and wrap-up email

If you’re interested or want to learn more, contact development@wcaustin.org.

Additional Sponsorships

For more information, please contact our VP of Development at development@wcaustin.org.

Venue Sponsor 

Do you have an engaging space in Austin? Partner with WCA to host programming like WCA@Lunch | WCA@Night, Careers over Coffee, Connect over Cocktails, Leader LunchCommsquad, and FreelanceAustin.

Sponsor benefits include:

  • Your logo/link on electronic media promoting events at your location including social media, event pages, and event emails
  • Verbal recognition at the beginning of event
  • Information about your organization on the login table

Program Sponsor

WCA sponsorships allow your organization to align your brand with meaningful and impactful programs and to collaborate with the best communicators in Central Texas. Opportunities include:


Scholarship Donation

For more information, please contact our VP of Development at development@wcaustin.org.

Jo Caldwell Meyer Scholarship Fund

Since 1989, WCA has supported more than 50 students in Central Texas with its scholarship efforts. Over the years, the organization has rewarded students with scholarships ranging from $500 to $3500 in an effort to support future communicators. WCA funds scholarship programs through a variety of fundraising projects each year and through private donations. Learn more & make a tax deductible donation.