Sault Ste Marie Chamber Of Commerce

Your Recognized Voice of Business in Sault Ste Marie

Sponsor Opportunities - 2016 Spring Expo

The Chamber has several sponsor opportunities available for the 2016 Spring Expo (March 18 to 20, 2016)...

The goals for the Sault Ste. Marie Chamber of Commerce 2016 Spring Expo:

  • Goal (for attendees): To encourage, educate and equip individuals and families with the resources they need to maximize their home, leisure and recreational experiences and improve their quality of life and to pique the interests of everyone who attends men and women, young and old, active or more relaxed lifestyle.
  • Goal (for exhibitors): To provide an effective venue for area businesses to generate sales; for home, leisure, outdoor & recreational organizations to raise their profile and increase membership; and for government and non-profit agencies to communicate their mandate to the general public and provide valuable information.
  • Goal (for attendees and exhibitors): To provide an exciting event to pique the interests of everyone who attends, men and women, young and old, active or more relaxed lifestyle and to draw attendance for the 2016 Spring Expo.

Approximate Attendance: Between 2,500 & 3,000 attendees.

Platinum Sponsorship Opportunity (The Platinum Sponsor will receive title / presenting sponsor exclusivity (shared with the Sault Ste. Marie Chamber of Commerce)

Sponsorship Investment:

  • Membership in Good Standing with the Sault Ste. Marie Chamber of Commerce
  • $5,000 + HST

What Sponsor receives in exchange for Presenting / Title Sponsorship:

Prominent Ongoing Identification as the Platinum Sponsor for the 2016 Spring Expo which includes:

  • Sponsor Business logo and/or name included in all paid show promotions and non-paid promotions wherever possible including event posters, radio, television, internet, print and other advertising promoting the 2016 Spring Expo (total approximate value of 2016 Spring Expo Marketing Budget $12,000)
  • Sponsor Business signage prominently displayed in the lobby and in other strategic locations throughout the event venue.
  • Cover recognition in show tabloid/program (Distributed via Sault This Week and to attendees at event)
  • Complimentary exhibit space at the Show (6 bulk spaces, approximate value $1,680)
  • Four Complimentary passes for two to attend the Expo
  • Two complimentary spots in upcoming SSMCOC monthly mailings, plus two complimentary banner spots on the SSMCOC weekly E-newsletter
  • First right of refusal to continue sponsorship for future events

Sponsor Package

Gold Sponsorship Opportunity (Gold Sponsors will receive sponsor exclusivity within their business category.)

Sponsorship Investment:

  • Membership in Good Standing with the Sault Ste. Marie Chamber of Commerce
  • $2,500 + HST

What Sponsor receives in exchange for Gold Sponsorship:

Prominent Ongoing Identification as a Gold Sponsor for the 2016 Spring Expo which includes:

  • Sponsor Business logo and/or name included in all paid show promotions and non-paid promotions wherever possible including event posters, television, internet, print and other advertising promoting the 2016 Spring Expo.
  • Sponsor Business signage prominently displayed in the lobby and in other strategic locations throughout the event venue.
  • Cover recognition in show tabloid/program (Distributed via Sault This Week and to attendees at event)
  • Complimentary exhibit space at the Show (two 8’x10’ booths, approximate value $735+applicable taxes)
  • Four Complimentary passes for two to attend the Expo
  • One complimentary spot in an upcoming SSMCOC monthly mailing, plus one complimentary banner spot on the SSMCOC weekly E-Newsletter, value $345
  • First right of refusal to continue sponsorship for future events.

Sponsor Package

Silver Sponsorship Opportunity (Silver Sponsors will receive sponsor exclusivity within their business category.)

Sponsorship Investment:

  • Membership in Good Standing with the Sault Ste. Marie Chamber of Commerce
  • $1,500 + HST

What Sponsor receives in exchange for Silver Sponsorship:

Prominent Ongoing Identification as a Silver Sponsor for the 2016 Spring Expo which includes:

  • Sponsor Business logo and/or name included in various paid show promotions and non-paid promotions wherever possible including event posters, internet and online, print and other advertising promoting the 2016 Spring Expo.
  • Cover recognition in show tabloid/program (Distributed via Sault This Week and to attendees at event)
  • Four Complimentary passes for two to attend the Expo
  • One complimentary spot in an upcoming SSMCOC monthly mailing, value $345
  • First right of refusal to continue sponsorship for future events.

Sponsor Package