Mentorship Program

Now taking applications for the sbf111胜博发 Mentorship Program!

sbf111胜博发 Minnesota’s Mentorship Program pairs established marketing professionals with future leaders to facilitate the exchange of ideas and knowledge. 

Fueled by sbf111胜博发’s core value to “Connect, Learn and Grow,” our 12-month program facilitates one-to-one mentoring to create strong leaders in the Minnesota marketing community. 

Our program is strategically designed to be mentee-driven and to create a meaningful relationship for both the mentor and mentee.  

The Mentorship Program application deadline is April 1, 2024

sbf111胜博发 Mentorship Program Kick-Off will be held virtually. Attendance is strongly encouraged. 

Please contact Heather Gilbert ( with any questions.

Become a Mentee

Grow professionally by leveraging the experience an established marketing professional 

Requirements for Mentees 

  • Must be (or become) a member of sbf111胜博发-Minnesota. 
  • Less than 5 years of professional experience.
  • Commit to meeting your mentor on a monthly basis for 12 months. 
  • Complete our mentee application.

Click Here to Apply

Become a Mentor

Make a profound impact on the trajectory of another marketer’s career. 

Requirements for Mentors 

  • Mentors must be (or become) a member of sbf111胜博发-Minnesota. 
  • Commit to meeting your mentee on a monthly basis for 12 months. 
  • Complete our mentor application. 

Click Here to Apply

Mentorship Program Benefits

Mentee Benefits

  • Add rocket fuel to your career by leveraging the experience, knowledge and wisdom of an established marketing professional 
  • Grow professionally by gaining insights, advice and access to advanced networks 
  • Increase confidence to take on new challenges

Mentor Benefits

  • Give back by sharing your knowledge and experience with a developing professional
  • Guide an individual through the challenges they encounter as they learn and grow 
  • Gain new and diverse ideas, perspectives and styles from an individual at a different point in their career


While mentoring is a voluntary, professional partnership, please keep the following guidelines in mind: 

  • Mentor and mentee should meet about once a month for 1-1.5 hours at a time and place that is convenient for both of them. 
  • Mentees set their goals and the mentor helps them achieve those goals.
  • Both participants are committed to being a part of the program for a 12-month period. 

How the Mentorship Program Works:

  1. Review requirements for mentors and mentees to qualify. 
  2. Fill out online application. 
  3. Receive confirmation email from mentoring committee. 
  4. Attend kick-off meeting, learn about expectations, and meet your pairing.
  5. Enjoy a year-long mentoring relationship!