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Special Events Sponsorships

Special events and featured areas sponsorships

exclusive center stage sponsor - $5,000

exclusive center stage sponsor - $5,000

Thousands of attendees visit the Center Stage area to see the latest trends and cooking innovations. Your company can sponsor a complete branding of the area.

Sponsorship Includes:
• Sponsored signage in Center Stage area
• Listed as sponsor on Pre-show/At-show materials regarding Center Stage
• Sponsor acknowledgement by emcee– both show days
• Marketing and promotional material provided by sponsor in the Center Stage area
• Sponsor acknowledgement in daily show special – both show days
• Lead Retrieval to scan attendees as they enter the Center Stage area
• Sponsored Pre-Show Email sent to all registered attendees

NEW! Exclusive serving ware sponsor - $1,500

• Opportunity to provide serving ware that chefs will use to handout samples to audience during culinary demonstrations
• Sponsored onsite signage recognizing company as the serving ware sponsor in the Center Stage area
• Listed as Serving Ware Sponsor on all Pre-show/At-show materials regarding Center Stage
• Sponsor acknowledgement by emcee
• Pre-Show Email sent to all registered attendees

NEW! Exclusive torch award sponsor - $2,500

• Sponsor recognition in all pre-show/onsite/post-show materials regarding Torch Award
• Sponsor recognition in all onsite signage for the Torch Award
• Opportunity to take a photo with the recipient of the Torch Award (Pending permission of Torch Award recipient)
• Sponsor acknowledgement by emcee during Torch Award presentation
• Sponsor recognition in post-show press release
• 10 Minute Meet & Greet with the Torch Award Recipient

New! Exclusive beacon award sponsor - $2,500

• Sponsor recognition in all pre-show/onsite/post-show materials regarding Beacon Award
• Sponsor recognition in all onsite signage for the Beacon Award
• Opportunity to take a photo with the recipient of the Beacon Award (Pending permission of Beacon Award recipient)
• Sponsor acknowledgement by emcee during Beacon Award presentation
• Sponsor recognition in post-show press release
• 10 Minute Meet & Greet with the Beacon Award Recipient

New panel sponsor - $2,500

• Sponsored signage on stage during panel discussion
• Sponsor recognition in all pre-show/onsite/post-show materials regarding panel discussion
• Opportunity to have marketing and promotional materials provided by sponsor distributed before panel discussion
• Lead Retrieval scans of all panel attendees provided to sponsor post-show (Company Name/Email)

New Rapid Fire Sponsor

RAPID FIRE SPONSOR – $1,500
• Onsite signage recognizing company as a Rapid Fire Competition Sponsor
• Sponsor acknowledgement in Daily Special – Day of Rapid Fire Competition
Sponsor acknowledgement by emcee during Rapid Fire Competition
• Opportunity to supply an item in the judge’s gift bag (Must supply item picture/details pre-show)
• Listed as a Premium Rapid Fire Sponsor on Pre-show/At-show materials regarding the Rapid Fire Competition

 

RAPID FIRE JUDGES GIFT BAG SPONSOR – $350 Limited to 5 companies
• Opportunity to supply an item in the judge’s gift bag (Must supply item picture/details pre-show)
• Listed on onsite signage as a Rapid Fire Sponsor
• Listed as sponsor on Pre-show/At-show materials regarding the Rapid Fire Competition

NEW Hip Sip Sponsor

HIP SIP SPIRIT SPONSOR – $1,500
• Become a liquor provider used in the Hip Sip Competition – 2019 Hip Sip themed spirits: Rum
• Onsite signage recognizing company as a spirit sponsor for Hip Sip Competition
• Sponsor acknowledgment in Daily Special – Day of Hip Sip Competition
Sponsor acknowledgment by emcee during Hip Sip competition
• Opportunity to supply an item in the judge’s gift bag (Must supply item picture/details pre-show)
• Listed as a Spirit Sponsor on Pre-show/At-show materials regarding the Hip Sip Competition

HIP SIP JUDGES GIFT BAG SPONSOR – $350 Limited to 5 companies
• Opportunity to supply an item in the judge’s gift bag (Must supply item picture/details pre-show)
• Listed on onsite signage as a Hip Sip Sponsor
• Listed as sponsor on Pre-show/At-show materials regarding the Hip Sip Competition