DID YOU KNOW. . .

There are more than 20,000 manufacturing companies in Florida?
For 8 years, Florida has created new jobs in manufacturing every single month?
Tampa Bay employs more than 60,000 individuals in manufacturing careers?

Your sponsorship is an investment in a strong, expanding, in-demand industry! Don't miss your opportunity to be part of the movement of Florida's future. As a sponsor of the 2018 Manufacturing Exchange, you will have an opportunity to position your organization as a leader and supporter of the manufacturing industry in important markets.



$5,000
WIFI
$5,000
Keynote
  • Custom WIFI password with sponsor branding
  • Two (2) registrations to the Manufacturing Exchange
  • Business card style wifi instructions with branding
  • Half-page ad in conference program
  • EXCLUSIVE level sponsor ribbon for name badge
  • Podium recognition and introduction of keynote speaker
  • Distribution of collateral material at session
  • VIP seating during sponsored event
  • One (1) registration to the Manufacturing Exchange
  • Half-page ad in conference program
  • EVENT level sponsor ribbon for name badge
  $2,000
Twitter
 
  • Attendee engagement during live tweeting competition throughout event
  • Exclusive signage with logo on rotating monitor at Registration
  • One (1) registration for the Manufacturing   Exchange
  • Quarter-page ad in conference program
  • EXCLUSIVE level sponsor ribbon for name badge
    You are strongly encouraged to have a Twitter handle.
All Exclusive Sponsors receive:
Clickthrough link on MAF website, signage through the event, one (1) set of marketing labels of conference attendees post event, one (1) promotional item in attendee swag bag, name and logo recognition in applicable issues of MAF newsletters, Facebook & Twitter, introduction during opening and closing session, and conference sponsor slide.

 
$5,000
Manufacturer/Distributor of the Year
$5,000
MAF Awards Banquet
  • Sponsor logo on all nomination and competition materials
  • Co-host announcement of awards alongside MAF leadership
  • Two (2) registrations to the Manufacturing Exchange
  • VIP seating for the President's Banquet
  • Half-page ad in conference program
  • EVENT level sponsor ribbon for name badge
  • Exclusive table branding during the President's Banquet
  • One (1) registration to the Manufacturing Exchange
  • Two (2) additional registrations to the President's Banquet
  • VIP seating for the President's Banquet
  • Half-page ad in conference program
  • EVENT level sponsor ribbon for name badge

$4,000
Exhibit Hall

$4,000
Breakout Host

Per Room Assignment
  • One (1) exhibitor table in the Exhibit Hall with first right of placement selection
  • Exclusive signage with logo in the Exhibit Hall during full run of show
  • One (1) registration to the Manufacturing Exchange
  • Two (2) additional passes for the Opening Reception taking place in the Exhibit Hall on September 19
  • Quarter-page ad in conference program
  • EVENT level sponsor ribbon for name badge
  • Exclusive signage with logo in sponsored breakout room
  • 2-3 minute speaking opportunity at start of each breakout session
  • Distribution of collateral material during session
  • One (1) registration to the Manufacturing Exchange
  • Quarter-page ad in conference program
  • EVENT level sponsor ribbon for name badge
$3,500
Lunch
$3,000
Opening Reception
  • Distribution of collateral material at session
  • One (1) registration to the Manufacturing Exchange
  • Exclusive signage with logo during sponsored event
  • VIP seating at sponsored event
  • Quarter-page ad in conference program
  • EVENT level sponsor ribbon for name badge
  • Naming rights to featured drink during sponsored event
  • Exclusive signage with logo in the Exhibit Hall during sponsored event
  • One (1) registration to the Manufacturing Exchange
  • Two (2) additional passes for the Opening Reception taking place in the Exhibit Hall on September 19
  • Quarter-page ad in conference program
  • EVENT level sponsor ribbon for name badge
  $2,500
Networking Night
 
  • Naming rights to the Networking Night event
  • One (1) registration for the Manufacturing Exchange
  • Quarter-page ad in conference program
  • EVENT level sponsor ribbon for name badge
  $2,500
Friday Breakfast
 
  • Exclusive signage with logo during sponsored event
  • One (1) registration to the Manufacturing Exchange
  • Distribution of collateral material during sponsored event
  • Quarter-page ad in conference program
  • EVENT level sponsor ribbon for name badge
   
   
All Event Sponsors receive:
Clickthrough link on MAF website, signage through the event, email distribution list of conference attendees post event, one (1) promotional item in attendee swag bag, name and logo recognition in applicable issues of MAF newsletters, Facebook & Twitter, introduction during  opening and closing session, and conference sponsor slide.



$1,000
Conference Supporter

$500
Conference Partner
  • Email distribution list of conference attendees post event
  • Quarter-page ad in conference program
  • Clickthrough link on MAF website
  • Signage throughout the event
  • One (1) promotional item in attendee swag bag
  • Name and logo recognition in applicable issues of MAF newsletters
  • Facebook & Twitter recognition
  • Recognition during opening and closing session, and conference sponsor slide
  • SPONSOR ribbon for name badge
  • Quarter-page ad in conference program
  • Clickthrough link on MAF website
  • Signage throughout the event
  • One (1) promotional item in attendee swag bag
  • Name and logo recognition in applicable issues of MAF newsletter
  • Facebook & Twitter recognition
  • Recognition during opening and closing session, and conference sponsor slide
  • SPONSOR ribbon for name badge
$350
Marketing Maximizer
$100
"A Drink On Me" Ticket Bundle
  • One (1) promotional item in attendee swag bag
  • Logo on MAF website
  • Signage throughout the event
  • Name and logo recognition in applicable issues of MAF newsletters
  • Facebook & Twitter recognition
  • Recognition during opening and closing session, and conference sponsor slide
  • SPONSOR ribbon for name badge
  • Pack of 5 drink tickets to hand out to conference attendees
Bundles are only available as an add-on option for sponsors purchasing another item 

 

For questions and more information, contact MAF Executive Director, Amanda Bowen at [email protected].

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