sponsorships

Maximize your company’s exposure in front of restaurant, foodservice and hospitality key decision-makers and buyers at the region’s largest foodservice show! As a sponsor, you will boost your brand, reinforce name recognition and gain added exposure with attendees.

Download the 2017 Exhibitor Prospectus for more information on sponsorships and advertising opportunities. To secure your sponsorship, please submit the Sponsorship Advertisement Agreement.

To discuss the best options for your company, please contact us at 253.756.2121 or info@nwfoodserviceshow.com.

AVAILABLE SPONSORSHIPS:

PRESENTING SPONSOR – $10,000

Position your company as a supporter and leader in the foodservice industry and show your commitment by helping to make the Show possible.

Benefits:

• Opportunity to address and welcome attendees to the Show with a “Welcome” message in the Show Guide, Attendee Brochure and promotional emails*

• Opportunity to address attendees and invite them to the Show via video on Show homepage

• Opportunity to host a reception or pre-show networking breakfast in hospitality suite to be provided by sponsor

• Opportunity to have one-on-one appointments with key buyers in hospitality suite during regular Show hours to be provided by sponsor

• Branded as Presenting Sponsor incl. company logo on front cover of Show Guide and Attendee Brochure, website header, promotional email header and on on-site signage when applicable*

• Listed as Presenting Sponsor incl. company logo in sponsor listings on website, in Show Guide and in Attendee Brochure*

Acknowledgement in industry magazines “Main Ingredient” and “Washington Restaurant Magazine” after the Show

TASTING PAVILION SPONSOR – $4,000

The Tasting Pavilion is one of the most popular Show features offering a unique opportunity for attendees to sample some of the finest products from regional craft brewers, distillers and vintners.

Benefits:

• Branded as Tasting Pavilion Sponsor incl. company logo on on-site signage when applicable

• Branded as Tasting Pavilion Sponsor incl. company logo on dedicated page on Show website and in promotional emails

• Listed as Tasting Pavilion Sponsor incl. company logo in sponsor listings on website, in Show Guide and in Attendee Brochure*

• Acknowledgement in industry magazines “Main Ingredient” and “Washington Restaurant Magazine” after the Show

EDUCATIONAL SEMINARS SPONSOR – $4,000

Present the Show’s free educational seminars that will address the industry’s most current issues and trends. Position your company as a thought leader in the industry with this highly visible sponsorship.

Benefits:

• Opportunity to welcome attendees to the seminars and introduce speakers to the audience

• Branded as Education Sponsor incl. company logo in slideshow shown between seminars and on on-site signage when applicable

• Branded as Education Sponsor incl. company logo on dedicated page on Show website and in promotional emails

• Listed as Education Sponsor incl. company logo in sponsor listings on website and in Show Guide and Attendee Brochure*

• Acknowledgement in industry magazines “Main Ingredient” and “Washington Restaurant Magazine” after the Show

WATER STATION SPONSOR – $2,500 + water cost

Help attendees stay hydrated and refreshed during the Show – a service often requested by visitors. Self-serve water dispensers will be placed throughout the tradeshow hall or at your booth along with signage recognizing your company’s sponsorship.

Benefits:

• Sponsor’s logo on water dispenser signage

• Branded as Sponsor in Pre-Show emails to attendees, on website, in Show Guide and Attendee Brochure*

• Listed as Sponsor incl. company logo in sponsor listings on website, in Show Guide and in Attendee Brochure*

• Acknowledgement in industry magazines “Main Ingredient” and “Washington Restaurant Magazine” after the Show

HOT PRODUCTS SPONSOR – $2,500

The Hot Products Showcase is a special area on the Show floor dedicated to  Hot Products Trends. After voting for their favorite product, attendee s have the opportunity to have their photo taken and win an official souvenir t-shirt or prize.

Benefits:

• 300 t-shirts featuring sponsor’s logo

• Opportunity to host pictures on sponsor’s website to drive traffic to website after the Show

• Opportunity to provide photo props that feature company logo

• Branded as Hot Products Sponsor on on-site signage when applicable

• Listed as Sponsor incl. company logo in sponsor listings on website, in Show Guide and in Attendee Brochure*

• Branded as Sponsor incl. company logo on dedicated page on Show website and in promotional emails

• Acknowledgement in industry magazines “Main Ingredient” and “Washington Restaurant Magazine” after the Show

PASSPORT SPONSOR – $2,500

The Passport Sponsor includes exclusive branding and marketing promotion to increase exposure for your brand within the Passport within the Show Guide.  Additionally the redemption center would be located in close proximately to your booth to create increased networking opportunities with the attendees.

Benefits:

• Branded as Sponsor with marketing promotion and on-site signage

• Partner with Show on the redemption and prize drawings

• Listed as Sponsor incl. company logo in sponsor listings on website, in Show Guide and in Attendee Brochure*

• Acknowledgement in industry magazines “Main Ingredient” and “Washington Restaurant Magazine” after the Show

SHOW BAG SPONSOR – $2,000 + bag costs

Your company’s logo will be prominently displayed on the Show Bag given to every attendee at check-in. Hundreds will continue to advertise for you throughout the region as they take their bag home and use it again and again.

Benefits:

• Sponsor provides Show Bags with company logo (bags must be approved by Show Management)

• Opportunity for sponsor to hand out bags personally at the entrance to the exhibit halls

• Listed as Show Bag Sponsor incl. company logo in sponsor listings on website, in Show Guide and in Attendee Brochure*

• Acknowledgement in industry magazines “Main Ingredient” and “Washington Restaurant Magazine” after the Show

LANYARD SPONSOR – $2,000 + lanyard cost

Worn by every attendee and exhibitor throughout each day, this sponsorship offers great visibility with your company’s name displayed on the name badge lanyards.

Benefits:

• Sponsor provides lanyards with company logo (lanyards must be approved by Show Management and delivered to Show office by December 31, 2014)

• Listed as Lanyard Sponsor incl. company logo in sponsor listings on website, in Show Guide and in Attendee Brochure*

• Acknowledgement in industry magazines “Main Ingredient” and “Washington Restaurant Magazine” after the Show

All sponsorships must be confirmed and company logo received by the following deadlines to ensure recognition in printed materials:

Attendee Brochure: December 1, 2015 │ Show Guide: February 1, 2016.

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APRIL 23-24, 2017

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