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Reach Leading Northeast Ohio Communication Professionals

The best way to get your message in front of 400+ Northeast Ohio communicators is by becoming a sponsor of the Cleveland chapter of the International Association of Business Communicators (IABC). You can easily reach our members and prospective members from the region’s Fortune 1000 companies, government entities, non-profit organizations, PR agencies, educational institutions and small businesses. To sign up as a sponsor, contact Mary DaRif at 330-554-8328.

Sponsorship Levels

We offer you several sponsorship levels to choose from to fit your needs — including two top level sponsor opportunities at the “Sustaining Sponsor” level from September through August. Details about each opportunity are outlined below. All of these opportunities may be prorated as appropriate.

Sustaining sponsor – $5,000
Limited to 2 sponsors per year

  • Sustaining sponsors receive all of the benefits listed in the categories below from September through August.

Website Sponsor – $750
Limited to 3 sponsors

  • Your organization’s logo with link is placed on the home page.
  • Sponsors are positioned in alphabetical order.
  • Logo may be no more than 200 pixels wide x 200 pixels high as either a JPG or GIF.
  • Runs for one year (September through August).
  • Other options may be negotiated.

Newsletter Sponsor – $1200 per year
Limited to 3 sponsors

  • Your organization’s logo (no link) is placed at the bottom of each email newsletter sent.
  • Sponsors are positioned in alphabetical order.
  • Logo may be no more than 180 pixels wide x 180 pixels high as either a JPG or GIF.

Program Announcement Sponsor – $1200 per year
Limited to 3 sponsors

  • Your organization’s logo (no link) is included at the bottom of each email newsletter sent.
  • Sponsors are positioned in alphabetical order.
  • Logo may be no more than 180 pixels wide x 180 pixels high as either a JPG or GIF.

Monthly Luncheon Program Sponsor – $500
Limited to 3 sponsors per program

  • IABC Cleveland provides monthly luncheon programs from September through June. These programs focus on providing practical and readily usable information to attendees as well as excellent networking opportunities. These how-to, hands-on professional development and education programs deliver significant value at appropriate cost.
  • Your organization’s logo with link is placed on IABC Cleveland website program signup form. Logo may be no more than 180 pixels wide x 180 pixels high as either a JPG or GIF.
  • Logo on all announcements related to the specific program.
  • Logo on a sign displayed near the speaker for the specific program.

Breakfast & After Hours Event Sponsor – $350
Limited to 1 sponsor per event

  • IABC Cleveland holds periodic breakfast and after hours events from September through June.
  • Your organization’s logo with link is placed on IABC Cleveland website program signup form. Logo may be no more than 180 pixels wide x 180 pixels high as either a JPG or GIF.
  • Logo on all announcements related to the specific program.
  • Logo on a sign displayed at the event.
  • Sponsor information on table tents.

 

Reach for the Top Celebration Event Sponsorship

At our Reach for the Top event, we recognize our Communicator of the Year, Spotlight Awards, as well as award scholarships to two deserving students. Four levels of sponsorship enable large and small companies to participate.

Communicator of the Year Sponsor – $750
Limited to 1 sponsor

  • Full page, 4-color ad, inside front or back cover – sponsor’s choice – of 5"x7" event program.
  • Your organization’s logo on all print materials: event invitation, poster, signage.
  • Recognition of sponsor in event news releases.
  • Recognition of sponsor in the chapter e-newsletter.
  • Your organization’s logo with link is placed on IABC Cleveland website (will remain on the Reach for the Top page for one year). Logo may be no more than 180 pixels wide x 180 pixels high as either a JPG or GIF.
  • Attendance list from event.
  • Opportunity to briefly address attendees.
  • Sponsor information table.
  • Sponsor literature at each table.

Student Scholarship Sponsors – $500
Limited to 2 sponsors

  • One page, black-and-white ad inside the 5"x7" event program.
  • Your organization’s logo on select print materials.
  • Recognition of sponsor in event news releases.
  • Recognition of sponsor in the chapter e-newsletter.
  • Your organization’s logo with link is placed on IABC Cleveland website (will remain on the Reach for the Top page for one year). Logo may be no more than 180 pixels wide x 180 pixels high as either a JPG or GIF.
  • Attendance list from event.
  • Sponsor information table.

Spotlight Awards Sponsor – $500
Limited to 3 sponsors

  • One page, black-and-white ad inside the 5"x7" event program.
  • Your organization’s logo on select print materials.
  • Recognition of sponsor in event news releases.
  • Recognition of sponsor in the chapter e-newsletter.
  • Your organization’s logo with link is placed on IABC Cleveland website (will remain on the Reach for the Top page for one year). Logo may be no more than 180 pixels wide x 180 pixels high as either a JPG or GIF.
  • Attendance list from event.
  • Sponsor information table.

Base Sponsor – $150
Limited to 5 sponsors

  • Half page, black-and-white ad inside the 5"x7" event program.
  • Recognition of sponsor in event news releases.
  • Recognition of sponsor in the chapter e-newsletter.
  • Attendance list from event.
  • Sponsor information table.

Contributor Sponsor – $25
Limited to 25 sponsors

  • Organization’s name listed in the 5"x7" event program.
  • Sponsor information table.

 

Please note that sponsorship requests are subject to the approval of the IABC Cleveland Board and can be declined at the discretion of the Board.