The Society of Professional Consultants is a non-profit, New England-based resource organization for consultants who represent diverse disciplines and work in multiple industries. The Society was established in 1986 by consultants for consultants to create a dynamic peer network.
The network supports the growing community of professionals committed to developing successful independent consulting practices that responded to business community needs.
Achievement of this purpose is accomplished through the concept that members, by helping each other, will help The Society and themselves.
In addition to discount rates at all monthly meetings, workshops and seminars, Society of Professional Consultants members have access to career-building educational, professional and business development resources.
Who can join?
Membership is open to any person who consults to any industry in any discipline or is an aspiring consultant.
What is the make-up of the membership?
Our members are mostly independent consultants who work either from a home office or a small office with several employees.
Do you offer insurance discounts?
Yes, see Member Benefits.
Can I join if I am outside your geographical area?
You can; however, the real benefits of SPC are our meetings, our events, our programs and the camaraderie provided by networking with your peers.
Do you require any certification or qualifications?
The only qualification is that we ask all members to adhere to our Standards of Conduct.
What are your dues?
Annual membership dues are $150 for regular membership and $50 for an associate membership. We also offer an affiliate membership for approved partner organizations with a yearly fee of $75.
How many members do you have?
We currently have approximately 60 active members.
How can I be notified of your events?
You can subscribe to our Friends of SPC email list. You will receive notices of our meetings and events.
Does SPC take credit cards?
SPC takes online credit card payments for monthly dinner meetings, special events and membership dues. We cannot take credit card payments over the telephone or at the door.