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Raise the profile of your company with customers and prospects by sponsoring the Advertising Club of Connecticut. Be seen by new business prospects, industry peers and new hires. The Advertising Club of Connecticut has advertising opportunities for those interested in becoming a Sponsor.

Sponsorship offers many benefits including:

  • Communicating directly with decision makers in the Connecticut market
  • Display your company’s logo at all Ad Club events
  • Your company representation on the Ad Club’s website, with a link back to your website
  • Recognition at welcoming speeches for events – particularly the Annual Awards Show
  • Your company logo on all Ad Club’s broadcast e-mails and e-newsletters, with a link to your website

Your sponsorship also helps the Ad Club achieve its mission of providing educational and professional development opportunities to Connecticut’s advertising and communications community. It also benefits the Connecticut Children’s Medical Center. The club offers many ways for companies to generate awareness with our members.

SIGN UP NOW! Ensure yourself advertising success by purchasing one of our Sponsor Package Programs.  If interested in a package, please click here to download the reservation form. Fill out and mail back to the Ad Club of CT offices – Lauren Sweeney, Executive Director, admin@adclubct.org or call (860) 500-8519.

Click here to download our complete Sponsor Package Program information.


SPONSOR PACKAGE PROGRAMS:

We offer a multiple levels of packages in three different areas: Trade Sponsorships, Event Sponsorships, and Cash Sponsorships.

  • Trade Sponsorships are a Trade for Services and are for a full year – with five different levels of Trade Sponsorship offered.
  • Event Sponsorships may be a Trade for Services or a Cash Sponsorship and are limited to one Event. Event Sponsorships are an economical way to show your support of the Ad Club CT.
  • Cash Sponsorships are available at different levels – and again, are for a full year

TRADE SPONSORSHIPS:

We are looking for TRADES FOR SPONSORSHIP in the following areas:

• Printing • Signage/Banners • Magazine & Newspaper Space • Donations toward hiring Speakers, Educators • Mailing Services • Paper Donations • Design Services  • Giveaways • Radio/Television Spot Donations • Cash Sponsorships • Promotional Items • Raffle Items • Member Benefits


Our Trade Sponsorship Package Levels include:

PREMIER TRADE SPONSOR(S):

Value of $7,180+ – Please call to discuss Premier Sponsors

Hartford Business Journal, iGRAFIX creative solutions

WITH OUR MINIMUM VALUE OF $7,180 YOUR PREMIER PACKAGE WILL INCLUDE EVERYTHING YOU SEE IN THE PREMIER PACKAGE, PLUS:

Member Directory Advertising (Value of $350): 4-color 1-Page Ad – Premier Ad Placement

Website Promotion (Value of $1,500): On Ad Club Website Home Page for 12 Months with link to your existing website.

Premier Sponsorship Logo Representation (Value of $3,380): On E-Mails (Approx. 50 E-Mails going out to over 2200 individuals) – with link to your website

E-article in one of the Ad Club Broadcast Emails (Value of $750): An article on your firm – one paragraph in e-mail with link to remainder of article on the Ad Club Website – along with a link to your website in article. Up to 3 photos included in layout (photos to be provided by Sponsor).

Display Boards and Signage Logo Representation at the following Event(s) (Value of $350):
Annual Award Show

Display Table at One Event (Value of $200): Choose from one of the Educational Seminars, Out-of-Home Competition, or the Charity Auction to present your Company’s information

Two (2) Tickets to the Annual Award Show (Value of $150)

Verbal Recognition at all Events (Estimated by attendance at $500)

It may also include:

  • Award Show Book/CD Ad – comparable to Member Directory Advertising
  • Additional Signage Representation at Events (banners/signage provided by Sponsor)
  • Membership to The Advertising Club of Connecticut (up to a Group 3 to 5 person Membership)
  • Use of Ad Club CT mail list (labels provided/limited usage)
  • Potential email opportunities
  • Your Events posted on the Ad Club CT website Calendar of Events
  • Additional Leadership Spotlight

Please call to discuss:

Lauren Sweeney (860) 500-8519

PLATINUM TRADE SPONSOR(S):

Value of $5,860 – Limit of 8 Platinum Sponsors

Alden HD, Dillon Mailing, MetroHartford Alliance

Member Directory Advertising (Value of $300): 2-Page Ad Spread – Platinum Ad Placement

Website Promotion (Value of $1,200): On Ad Club Website Home Page for 12 Months with link to your existing website.

Platinum Sponsorship Logo Representation (Value of $2,860): On E-Mails (Approx. 50 E-Mails going out to over 2200 individuals) – with link to your website

E-article in one of the Ad Club Broadcast Emails (Value of $350): An article on your organization – one paragraph in e-mail newsletter with link to your website for remainder of article.

Display Boards and Signage Logo Representation at the following Event(s) (Value of $300):
58th Annual Award Show

Display Table at One Event (Value of $200): Choose from one of the Educational Seminars, Out-of-Home Competition, or the Charity Auction to present your Company’s information

Two (2) Tickets to the 58th Annual Award Show (Value of $150)

Verbal Recognition at all Events (Estimated by attendance at $500)

It may also include:
Award Show Book/CD Ad – comparable to Member Directory Advertising .

GOLD TRADE SPONSOR(S):

Value of $4,165 – Limit of 10 Gold Sponsors

R2 Graphics, Fathom, The Children’s Museum of West Hartford

Member Directory Advertising (Value of $175): 1 Page BW Ad

Website Promotion (Value of $900): On Ad Club Website Home Page for 12 Months with link to your existing website.

Gold Sponsorship Logo Representation (Value of $2,340)On E-Mails (Approx. 50 E-Mails going out to over 2200 individuals) – with link to your website

Display Boards and Signage Logo Representation at the following Event(s) (Value of $250):
Annual Award Show

Verbal Recognition at all Events (Estimated by attendance at $500)

It may also include:
Award Show Book/CD Ad – comparable to Member Directory Advertising

SILVER TRADE SPONSOR(S):

Value of $3,025 – Limit of 12 Silver Sponsors

The Connecticut Shirtman, Miceli Productions, New Wave Industries, CT Science Center

Member Directory Advertising (Value of $175): 1 Page BW Ad

Website Promotion (Value of $750): On the Ad Club Website Home Page for 12 Months (no link to other websites).

Silver Sponsorship Logo Representation (Value of $1,400): On E-Mails (Approx. 50 E-Mails going out to over 2200 individuals) – with link to your website

Display Boards and Signage Logo Representation at the following Events (Value of $200):
Annual Award Show

Verbal Recognition at all Events (Estimated by attendance at $500)

It may also include:
Award Show Book/CD Ad – comparable to Member Directory Advertising

BRONZE TRADE SPONSOR(S):

Value of $2,475 – Unlimited Sponsor Packages

Jeff Sobiech/Daley Photography Studio, Liberty Mutual Insurance of Glastonbury

Member Directory Advertising (Value of $125): 1/2 Page BW Ad

Website Promotion (Value of $550) On Ad Club Website Home Page for 12 Months (no link to other website).

Bronze Sponsorship Logo Representation (Value of $1,150): On E-Mails (Approx. 50 E-Mails going out to over 2200 individuals) – with link to your website

Display Boards and Signage Logo Representation at the following Event(s) (Value of $150):
Annual Award Show

Verbal Recognition at all Events (Estimated by attendance at $500)

It may also include:
Award Show Book/CD Ad – comparable to Member Directory Advertising


YEARLONG CASH SPONSORSHIP OPPORTUNITIES:

The Ad Club CT offers Cash Sponsorship Packages to our members. These are the following options for Cash Sponsorship Opportunities for the Ad Club of Connecticut’s 2012-2013 Season.

Options for Advertising Club of Connecticut Cash Sponsorship:

LEVEL I CASH SPONSOR: Value of $1,800

Company Name/Logo on Ad Club’s website with a link to company website, and in our broadcast emails. Company acknowledgement with the following:

  • Direct mail marketing piece (if cash sponsorship is for a specific event) – logo
  • E-mail marketing to members and affiliates – logo (approximately 2,300 individuals)
  • Verbal recognition at events throughout the year
  • Photo in post event photo gallery and with event recap on event page
  • Member Directory Ad / Award Show Ad. Each Full Page Ad
  • Three tickets to various events (to be used 1 ticket per event) throughout the Ad Club season ($225 value)

LEVEL II CASH SPONSOR: Value of $1,200

Company Name/Logo on Ad Club’s website with a link to company website. Company acknowledgement with the following:

  • Direct mail marketing piece (if cash sponsorship is for a specific event) – logo
  • E-mail marketing to members and affiliates – logo (approximately 2,300 individuals)
  • Verbal recognition at events throughout the year
  • Photo in post event photo gallery
  • Two tickets to various events (to be used 1 ticket per event) throughout the Ad Club season ($150 value)

LEVEL III CASH SPONSOR(S): Value of $750

Company Name/Logo on Ad Club’s website with a link to company website, Facebook and Linked In group. Company acknowledgement with the following:

  • Direct mail marketing piece (if cash sponsorship is for a specific event) – name (text only)
  • E-mail marketing to members and affiliates – logo (approximately 2,300 individuals)
  • Verbal recognition at events throughout the year
  • One Ticket to an event (up to a $55 value)

LEVEL IV CASH SPONSOR: Value of $400

Company Name/Logo on Ad Club’s website with a link to company website, Company acknowledgement with the following:

  • Direct mail marketing piece (if cash sponsorship is for a specific event) – name (text only)
  • E-mail marketing to members and affiliates – name (approximately 2,300 individuals)
  • Verbal recognition at events throughout the year
  • One ticket to an event (up to a $30 value)

LEVEL V CASH SPONSOR: Value of $250

Company Name on Ad Club’s website with a link to company website. Company acknowledgement with the following:

  • Direct mail marketing piece (if cash sponsorship is for a specific event) – name (text only)
  • E-mail marketing to members and affiliates – name (approximately 2,300 individuals)
  • Verbal recognition at events throughout the year

For more information, you may also contact:

Lauren Sweeney, Executive Director, Advertising Club of Connecticut at admin@adclubct.org or call (860) 500-8519

 


EVENT SPONSORSHIP OPPORTUNITIES:

The Advertising Club of Connecticut also offers Event Sponsorship Packages to our members. Event sponsorships may be a Trade for Services or a Cash Sponsorship and are limited to one event. Event sponsorships are an economical way to show your support of the Advertising Club of Connecticut.

We host several educational, networking and charity events. Here are some of the annual events available for event sponsorship:

  • Professional Development Seminar Series –  Jan & Apr dates TBD. We are looking for cash sponsors to supply food and beverage to our breakfast seminar series (approx $250 per seminar)
  • Holiday Party – December 6, all other info TBD. We are looking for items to support our raffle, and cash sponsors to help defray the cost of the event
  • Out of Home Competition – February 27, all other info TBD. We are looking for cash sponsors to help us with the cost of providing cash prizes for this event
  • Annual Career Job Fair – April 24, all other info TBD. We are looking for giveaways, cash sponsor to help defray cost of event and more
  • 59th Annual Award Show –  All info TBD. We are looking for trade and cash sponsors for this event. For more info, please call Lauren Sweeney at (860) 500-8519
  • CT Business Expo – first week of June. We are looking for giveaways, a cash sponsor and more
  • Annual Auction – June 26, all other info TBD. We are looking for items for our online media auction, for our live auction, cash or trade sponsors to help defray the cost of the event
  • Thirsty Thursdays – every 3rd Thursday. We are looking for items to use in our TT Raffle which supposts the Rob Branham Scholarship Fun
Raise the profile of your company with customers and prospects by sponsoring the Advertising Club of Connecticut.

Event Sponsorship benefits include:

  • Communicating directly with Connecticut market decision makers
  • Display your company’s logo at YOUR Ad Club event
  • Your company logo on the Ad Club’s website on YOUR event page
  • Your company logo in  Ad Club e-marketing campaigns for YOUR Event

Please call to discuss:

Lauren Sweeney, Executive Director, Advertising Club of Connecticut at admin@adclubct.org or call (860) 500-8519