We invite anyone working in the produce industry to join the regional council leading the industry in networking, innovation, community, and education. We offer a variety of benefits that will help your and your company grow professionally and personally.
Corporate memberships are available for 1-5 members, 6-10 members, or 11-15 members based on your company’s needs. Membership fees per level are outlined below. Those listed on the corporate membership are entitled to all the membership benefits of the council.
- 1-5 Members: $750
- 6-10 Members: $1500
- 11-15 Members: $2,250
Additional Corporate Member Benefits
- Booth Space at Southern Exposure: As a corporate member, companies are entitled to apply for a booth space on our waitlist at our annual Southern Exposure tradeshow.
*Please note as of March 2015, individual members must upgrade to a corporate membership to retain any existing booth space at Southern Exposure.
- Member Scholarship Program: Corporate members that are in good standing are eligible to apply for our annual member scholarship program. Eligible applicants must have a parent or grandparent that is a corporate member of the SEPC and is in good standing. That member has to have attended at least one (1) SEPC event in the last year. We currently award 36 $2,000.00 scholarships each July.
- STEP-UPP: Our retail and foodservice members are eligible to participate in our industry training program, STEP-UPP in February – September.
Entitles an individual member access to SEPC events. Some program exclusions may apply.
- 1 Member: $175