Tap Into New York’s Largest Community of Professional Opticians

NYSSO offers a wide range of sponsorship opportunities to help businesses looking to connect with professional opticians. 

Visionary Class Sponsorship

$9,000 for all NYSSO Educational Programs (value $10,650)
Become a NYSSO Visionary Class Sponsor and earn your ticket into educational programs throughout the year! This full sponsorship combines the Platinum Conference Sponsorship and the Industry Partner sponsorship into one package. NYSSO's Industry Partner sponsorship provides live networking and continuing education credits at locations across the state. Audience includes independent opticians, opticians working in a medical setting, contact lens practitioners and those working for retail establishments.

Becoming a Visionary Class Sponsor demonstrates your commitment to opticianry, and gives you opportunities to meet face-to-face with existing and prospective clients, strengthen relationships and promote your goods and services.


  • Access to two statewide conferences: the NYSSO Annual Convention and the NYSSO Downstate Conference.
  • EXCLUSIVE sponsorship access to six Regional Symposiums: three fall and three spring.
  • Face to face events (when social distancing will allow) which will be augmented with the following:


  • Up to 8 Webinars
  • A customized strike page on the NYSSO Website
  • Exclusive access to invitation only Focus Groups
  • A full-page ad in the NYSSO Conference Journal
  • A banner ad in NYSSO’s monthly e-newsletter, the Eye Opener
  • A banner ad on the NYSSO website
  • Identification as a Visionary Class Sponsor along with your company logo and website link prominently displayed on the NYSSO website
  • Your company logo prominently displayed and a link to your website in all e-mail event promotions


  • A complimentary vendor table and one registration at each event
  • A five-minute speaking opportunity at each event
  • Placement of your promotional items or literature at the registration desk
  • Recognition from the moderator at each event
  • Signage with your logo strategically placed at each event
  • Registration list (of attendees who did not optout) sent to you after each meeting
  • Sponsor ribbon placed on representatives’ badges

Reserve your Visionary Class Sponsorship today.

Download the PDF sponsorship form and return it to: 

136 Everett Road
Albany, NY 12205 


Another Way to Reach Our Members: Be an Event Exhibitor

Achieve maximum exposure at our in-person events, with dedicated time scheduled for our members to network with vendors.

The exhibitor fee is $500 and includes a 6-foot table with two chairs, either in the foyer at registration or directly in the Continuing Education meeting room.

Exhibitors will also be featured in our eblasts and social media campaigns leading up to the event.

Interested in supporting NYSSO and becoming an exhibitor at an upcoming event?

Contact NYSSO Headquarters at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or contact your local Regional Director found under the "About Us" menu section under Leadership.