Every superhero needs a sidekick! If you’re looking for a meeting and event planning partner, Sterling Events Group’s Association Sidekicks is your answer!  Sterling has been in business for more than 40 years, planning membership-based events since our early days. We understand associations and the continual need for membership development, retention, and engagement, as well as fostering relationships with the vendor community that helps support your mission.  Sterling takes these needs into account with every event that we plan for our association partners.

We are a full-service, turn-key event planning company and manage events from concept to completion.

Contact us today! Use the link below to complete a short RFP – and a team member will be in touch about how we can help!

Let us help you with your:

  • Annual Conferences/Conventions
  • Tradeshows
  • Education Road Shows
  • Member Meetings
  • Board Retreats
  • Leadership Summits
  • Long Range Planning Meetings
  • Networking Events
  • Member Trips
  • Incentive Trips
  • Virtual/Hybrid Events

Some of our services include:

  • Site Selection
  • Budgeting
  • Contract Negotiations
  • Registration and Housing
  • Event Logistics Coordination
  • Tradeshow Management
  • Theme Development
  • A/V Management
  • F+B Management
  • Content and Program Management
  • VIP Management
  • On-Site Staffing
  • On-Site Registration
  • RFID Coordination
  • Marketing + Collateral (Social Media Posts, Flyers, E-blasts, Show Guides)
  • Supplier Management
  • Ground Transportation
  • Off-Site Events and Activities
  • Travel Management
  • And so much more!

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