Automation Alley

Foundation Member Package Overview

Becoming an Automation Alley Foundation Member means more than just being part of Michigan’s largest technology business association. It is a declaration of support of the goals and objectives of Automation Alley. Much of Automation Alley’s success is due to the strong leadership of its Foundation Members. It is through the dedicated volunteer leadership and financial contributions of our Foundation Members that the technology community in Southeast Michigan has been able to achieve the solidarity and recognition that we know today. In addition, your contribution assists in branding Southeast Michigan as a global center for technology excellence. 

Investment as a Foundation Member provides the following benefits:

Government Affairs Committee Access
Participate in this bimonthly roundtable of area business leaders and be part of the conversation with local and state-level elected officials and political figures.

Brand Exposure
Foundation package includes your company name and/or logo featured in the following:

  • Logo featured on Automation Alley website
  • Company name featured on select Automation Alley signage
  • Company profile featured in monthly newsletter
  • Company logo featured in Automation Alley’s annual report
  • Company logo featured on AlleyVision
  • Company name featured in Annual Awards Gala program

Technology Industry Report Luncheon Tickets
Automation Alley’s annual Technology Industry Report is the only report of its kind in Michigan. Benchmarking Southeast Michigan against the country’s strongest tech hubs, this report is formally presented at an annual luncheon, one of Automation Alley’s signature events. Foundation package includes 2 complimentary tickets to this event.

Annual Awards Gala Tickets
As one of Automation Alley’s signature events, the Annual Awards Gala is the only awards event of its kind in Michigan. Foundation package includes 4 complimentary tickets to this black tie affair.

C-Level Roundtable Access
Exclusive to C-level members, this annual meeting will give attendees an opportunity to discuss big-picture needs for their companies in a format that will result in a formal paper submitted to state-level government officials for consideration.

Event Postings
Attract new audiences by posting your events on our online event calendar.

Committee Participation
Member-driven committees help influence the types of programs and services offered and give members an opportunity to network in an industry-specific environment.

Job Board Postings
Find high-tech talent through Automation Alley’s online Job Board, which averages more than 40,000 page views monthly. The Foundation package includes unlimited position postings.

Educational Seminars
Educational seminars present business-boosting information. Special registration pricing for Foundation members.

Workshop Sponsorship
Automation Alley plans a variety of business-related workshops throughout the year. Align your company with valuable subject matter expertise and industry-leading events by sponsoring an Automation Alley workshop.

For more information, contact the Automation Alley Resource Center at 800-427-5100 or