Why Sponsor

Since its creation in 2010, the biennial Pacific Northwest Apprenticeship Education Conference (PNWAEC), has brought together apprenticeship champions from across the United States and Canada to exchange resources, strategies and best practices to support registered apprenticeship.

Your sponsorship will bring your name to front lines of apprenticeship professionals, and highlight you as an avid supporter of registered apprenticeship. Sponsor early to secure the best opportunity for your organization!

All paid sponsorships are tax deductible.

 

Cash Sponsorships

Cash sponsorship provides a classic sponsorship experience, putting your name in front of attendees where it counts. A limited number of each sponsorship level is available for sponsorship, secure your place early to guarantee the best exposure for your organization.


Platinum Sponsor $7500

1  AVAILABLE

Sponsorship package includes:

  • Exclusive recognition as platinum sponsor during all plenary sessions

  • 3 complimentary conference registrations

  • Exclusive sponsor opportunity to provide welcoming presentation on Day 1, and closing remarks on Day 2 (up to 5 minutess each)

  • Exclusive welcome sign at registration desk

  • 2 side-by-side exhibitor tables

  • Collateral and/or swag insert into attendee bags (provided by sponsor)

  • Full page, back cover advertisement on printed program

  • Logo recognition on sponsorship page of printed program

  • Logo recognition on slide during plenary sessions


Gold Sponsor $5000

5 AVAILABLE

Sponsorship package includes:

  • 2 complimentary conference registrations

  • 1 exhibitor table

  • Verbal recognition as gold sponsor by emcee during lunch

  • Collateral and/or swag insert into attendee bags (provided by sponsor)

  • ½ inside page advertisement in printed program

  • Logo recognition on sponsorship page of printed program

  • Logo recognition on slide during plenary sessions


Silver sponsor $3000

10 AVAILABLE

Sponsorship package includes:

  • 1 complimentary conference registration

  • 1 exhibitor table

  • Verbal recognition as silver sponsor by emcee during lunch

  • Collateral insert into attendee bags (provided by sponsor)

  • ¼ inside page advertisement in printed program

  • Logo recognition on sponsorship page of printed program

  • Logo recognition on slide during plenary sessions


Bronze Sponsor $1500

15 AVAILABLE

Sponsorship Package Includes:

  • Verbal recognition by emcee during one breakout session

  • Collateral insert into attendee bags (provided by sponsor)

  • Logo recognition on sponsorship page of printed program

  • Logo recognition on slide during plenary sessions

 
 
 

Added Value Sponsorships


These opportunities provide your company with the chance to stand out from the rest - provide added value to attendees while showcasing your brand. Opportunities are flexible - please approach us with any creative ideas you have, even if they aren’t listed below!



Conference
Mobile App $2000

1 AVAILABLE

Attendees will have access to the conference schedule, presenters and maps wherever they go! Let your company be at the top of their mind every time they open this mobile app.

Receive Bronze-level sponsor benefits, plus:

  • Exclusive sponsor branding in conference mobile app.



Business Lounge $2000

 

Provide attendees with a much-needed quiet space to get down to business during the conference. The business lounge is a dedicated place to sit back with a laptop or cell phone and catch up on important matters away from the hustle and bustle of the conference halls.

Receive Silver-level sponsor benefits, plus:

  • Exclusive signage branding outside business lounge

  • Additional exhibitor table outside the room (optional)

  • Opportunity to display popup banners inside the lounge (optional)


Professional Headshot Station $2000

1 AVAILABLE

We want everyone to walk away from the conference feeling better prepared to tackle business back at the office, and a professional headshot station will help refresh that image for each attendee. Every participant will have online access to their headshot after the event, and will remember your organization for providing* that opportunity.

Receive Bronze-level sponsor benefits, plus:

Exclusive signage branding at headshot station.

*PNWAEC will secure and manage the photographer. No coordination is required by the sponsor.





Facebook Live Keynote Presentation $1000

Share your name with both conference attendees, as well as those joining us online!

Exclusive sponsorship of the Facebook live keynote presentation includes:

  • Verbal recognition by conference emcee during the keynote presenter’s introduction

  • Sponsoring organization to be tagged and thanked in Facebook feed description

 

All paid sponsorships are tax deductible!

For any questions, or to express interest in a sponsorship opportunity with the 2018 PNWAEC please contact Diana Wiest at dwiest@rtc.edu

 

Terms & Conditions:

  • Sponsorships will be accepted on a first-come first-served basis and are not confirmed until the sponsorship invoice has been issued and paid.

  • Sponsorship benefits have varying deadlines. To ensure we are able to fulfill all of the sponsorship deliverables, please submit sponsorship payment and logo(s) no later than Friday, September 28. Although we will do our best to accommodate all sponsorship requests, any requests or changes submitted after this date are subject to loss of sponsor benefits.

  • Logo requirements:

    • Logo #1: High resolution logo in EPS format for printing

    • Logo #2: Medium to high resolution photo in JPEG or PNG format for digital use.