CFA Society Chicago is a 501(c)(6) non-profit organization that boasts a membership of more than 4,700 investment professionals representing a wide variety of industry classifications and titles. CFA Society Chicago offers diverse programming content, including local luncheon programs that attract top industry speakers, educational and career management seminars on specialized, timely topics presented by outstanding specialists in the field, as well as panel discussions addressing the unique challenges facing women in the industry and their contributions to the field, and social group outings such as happy hours and sporting events. Our members are composed of well-educated finance professionals who are the elite in their industry and are a highly-desirable target market for a variety of organizations.
Our society offers a variety of sponsorship packages that will provide your organization the opportunity to maximize exposure, cultivate relationships with key clients, and position the firm as an industry leader. Tiered sponsorship levels are available to suit marketing strategies of every budget.
Career Fair - March 20, 2020
This exclusive, members-only event is one of our most popular career development events of the year.
Your firm’s support of the Career Fair will provide you with a high-profile opportunity to get your firm’s name in front of our membership, recruit for current job openings, discover talent for future job opportunities, and network with some of the top investment professionals in the area. Full Event Details
2020 Golf Outing - June 1, 2020
CFA Societies Chicago, Iowa and Madison invite you to join us as a sponsor for the 2020 Golf Outing being held on June 1st at The Straits at Whistling Straits. This is an event not to be missed. This year’s course is set to host the 2020 Ryder Cup in September! Sponsorships for this exclusive event in 2018 sold out and registration for the event sold out in one day! Your firm’s support of the 2020 Golf Outing provides you with a high-profile opportunity to get your firm’s name in front of top investment professionals in the area. Full Event Details
Annual Dinner - November 7, 2019
This premier networking event of the year, the Annual Dinner brings together more than 1000 Chicago leading investment professionals and key decision-makers. Many prominent Chicago firms support society member-employees and honor newly inducted charterholders by sponsoring the event and purchasing corporate tables.
2019 Annual Dinner Premier and Platinum Sponsors
CFA Society Chicago now offers the opportunity to sponsor Education events. Each education sponsorship is customized to each event. To learn more about past education events please visit the CFA Society Chicago blog. To learn more about how to become a sponsor please submit an email to learn about the current opportunities available.
Company Hosted Luncheon Presentations
CFA Society Chicago offers a limited number of “Company Presentations” as part of our luncheon program offerings. Company Presentations provide a firm with exposure to over 4,700 members and 10,000+ industry professionals. All event promotion, registration and logistics are handled by CFA Society Chicago. The hosting company is responsible for the expenses incurred for the luncheon (food, room rental, AV) as well as minimal administrative fee. We welcome firms located in Chicago or those passing through Chicago on other business. If your firm would like to be considered for a Company Presentation slot on our calendar, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org or call 312-251-1301.