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Purdue Center for Professional Selling

Become a Partner

The activities of the Purdue Center for Professional Selling are supported by organizations from various industries. The Center provides companies with a meaningful connection to our students and graduates interested in a career in professional selling, a strong benefit for both.

We maintain an online database of student resumes available to our sponsoring companies, provide support in recruiting activities, and create regular opportunities for companies to establish relationships with students and promote positions within their organizations.

Click here to access a PDF version of the benefits to partnership.

Gold Level Partnership – $10,000

All benefits of Bronze and Silver Levels, plus...

Increase Visibility

  • Custom design a set of activities to meet specific Partner needs
Increase Access to Students
  • Guest lecture in sales course or provide sales case study materials
  • Role play or judge in class sale plays of our Relationship Selling Classes
  • Featured speaker at the Center Sales Leadership Development Workshop
  • $1,000 annual undergraduate sales scholarship or $1,000 research grant in name of partner company

Silver Level Partnership – $5,000

All benefits of Bronze Level, plus...

Increase Visibility
  • Partner brand on student apparel for regional and national sales competitions and conferences
  • Seat on the Center's Executive Advisory Council
  • Receive faculty sales research insights and updates through quarterly Center e-Memo
Increase Access to Students
  • Host company-sponsored sales competition
  • Host students for networking reception, lunch, or dinner
  • Opportunity for presentation and Partner display
  • Invitation to Annual Purdue Sales Awards Banquet

Bronze Level Partnership – $2,500

Increase Visibility
  • Partner logo on the Center's website with link to Partner sales career page
  • Partner promoted directly to students by:
    • E-blasts and announcements in sales courses
    • Recruiting communications
    • Center office and high visibility hallway display
Increase Access to Students
  • Access to student resume database
  • Partner sales internship for student course credit
  • Access to students through student resume critique, speed selling events, mock interviews
  • Access to Center co-directors and sales faculty in annual strategic planning conference

For more information on becoming a partner, contact us at professionalselling@purdue.edu
or call Jane E. Anderson, Associate Director, Purdue Center for Professional Selling, at (765) 494-7860.