8 sponsorships available / $700-1,900 each
Looking for an easy way to make a BIG impact on buyers before they hit the show floor? Our new product gallery lobby display is a great way to gain prominent exposure for your brand and/or product. Signage opportunities range in size from 8.5 to 27.8 sq. ft. You provide the graphic and we’ll produce the signage.
Young Entrepreneur of the Year (YEY)
1 sponsorship available/ $4,000
Looking to make a big impact on the next wave of super successful operators and have your company associated with this prestigious award? If so, this exclusive sponsorship is the one for you! Sponsor will receive recognition in all marketing promotions of the YEY including, but not limited to the attendee brochure, eNewsletters, email blasts promoting the event, Show Directory, and the YEY area of the Pizza Expo website. Sponsor will also receive recognition signage, 2’ x 3’ room entrance floor graphic, logo branding on the award, the opportunity to display product or distribute promotional material, as well as the Title sponsor of the app that will be used by voters to determine the winner.
Pizza Expo Preferred Equipment
Unlimited/ $2,500 each
Your equipment will be seen and used by some of the top pizziaoli in the world who are competing in the International Pizza Challenge and/or demonstrating the latest trends and techniques. Opportunity includes co-branded logo recognition in all IPC and Demo areas with Preferred Equipment sponsors.
Registration – Attendee
SOLD OUT/ $5,000
Make a huge impact as the exclusive sponsor of the Pizza Expo badge. Sponsor receives custom branding and booth number on top of the badge plus custom message on the back of the badge. All 11,000+ Pizza Expo attendees and exhibitors receive a badge — can you think of a better way to get your message into the hands of buyers?
1 sponsorship available / $10,000
Make a big impression with larger than life graphics in the registration area. Every single attendee comes through registration. Take advantage of the exposure this opportunity offers by putting your marketing message directly in front of attendees as they walk up to the registration counters. Opportunity includes production of 3 lobby meterboards and your logo on every other kick panel at the registration counters, as well as banner ads on confirmation emails, scan and go terminals and Pizza Expo website
Onsite Signage – Meterboard
5 sponsorships available / Investment starts at $1,800 and Premium Lobby Locations are $2,500
Drive traffic and extend your branding beyond your booth with 38″ x 96-inch double sided meterboard placed in the lobby or equivalent high-traffic area of the show floor. These large, visually stunning billboards are both informative and impactful.
Keynote Address / Special Presentation
2 sponsorship available per day – 3 events / $3,000 each
Sponsoring companies will be recognized in pre-show and on-site promotions, including signage, Show Guide and Pizza Expo website. Sponsor logo and/or single-screen advertisement (approved by show management) will be projected on the screens prior to the start of the address. Includes the opportunity to distribute a sample (chair-drop), brochure or promotional item to the audience.
$10,000 Mega Bucks Giveaway
15 sponsorships available / $1,500 each
Your booth will be an integral stop for attendees entering for a chance to win the $10,000 Mega Bucks Giveaway. Drive buyers to your booth and gain additional exposure through program promotions online, in print and onsite.
Mobile App Rotating Banner Ads
8 sponsorships available / $750 each
480W x 4oH / 455W x 80H rotating banner ads that can link to a web page or the sponsor’s eBooth profile. Limited to 8 companies and includes enhanced listing.
“Digital Total Reach” Package Opportunity
Digital Marketing Enhancements – Pkg A $199
- Includes everything from the free package, plus:
- Enhanced Listing Badge
- 1 – Company Logo
- 1 – Show Special
- 300 Additional Private Messages
Digital Marketing Enhancements – Pkg B $299
- Includes everything from free package and package A, plus:
- 1 – Featured Product Showcase
- 700 Additional Private Messages
Digital Marketing Enhancements – Pkg C $499
- Includes everything from free, package A and B, plus:
- Premium position at the top of the exhibitor list
- 2 – Additional Featured Product Showcase
- 1 – Video
Interior Column Wrap in Lobby
3 sponsorships available / $2,000 each
These unique billboard-style column wraps will be located in the high-traffic first floor lobby area and will insure that your brand stands out from the crowd. Use your functional advertising space to illustrate your brand, promote your product, and drive traffic to your booth. Column clings vary in size. Sponsorship includes opportunity cost only.
1 sponsorship available / $4,500 each
Captivate buyers as they travel between the lower and upper level of the North Hall with branded escalator graphics. Sponsorship includes opportunity cost only.
1 sponsorship available / $4,000
Give attendees a place to recharge! Opportunity to place your branding on our charging lounge that will be located in a high traffic area on the show floor. Your logo on the lounge will be called out on all show maps. Pizza Expo will design and furnish the lounge.
Pizza Expo Preferred Products
Unlimited Sponsorships / $2,500 each
Put your product center stage with a Preferred Product sponsorship of our International Pizza Challenge Competition and Demonstration areas. Be at the center of the action as your equipment or ingredients are used in front of Pizza Expo’s live stage audiences. Includes co-branded logo recognition in both IPC and Demo areas with Preferred Product sponsors.
1 sponsorship per aisle / $1,500 each
Direct buyers to your booth with aisle billboards. Sponsor’s logo will be placed on three 24″ diameter circular carpet decals to be affixed to the aisle carpet in the front, rear and closest cross aisle to your booth location.
Beer & Bull Idea Exchange
2 sponsorships available / $2,500
This is a unique opportunity as the exclusive sponsor to have your brand associated with the #1 networking event for the pizza industry.
SOLD OUT / $5,000
Be one of the first brands to get in front of attendees with this exclusive opportunity to place five concrete decals 48” x 72” outside the entrances to the convention center. Sponsoring company will receive prominent exposure in high-traffic areas and entrances used by attendees to enter the convention center.
SOLD OUT / $5,000 + production costs
Brand every attendee with a custom lanyard worn and seen throughout the entire show! As the official lanyard sponsor, you’ll also receive show sponsorship recognition and enhanced listing in the show guide, onsite map, online and mobile app directories. Production not included, lanyards must be double-clip.
Pizza Expo Seminar Area and Exhibit Hall Sponsor of the Day
1 per day: Monday – $3,000, Tuesday – $6,000, Wednesday – $5,000 and Thursday – $4,000
Gain instant brand visibility on your sponsored day. This package includes four double-sided meterboard signs placed in high traffic areas of the show, a 48″ x 72″ hall entrance floor graphic, your logo on daily seminar schedule signage and the opportunity to distribute promotional products inside the show hall entrance and seminar rooms.
Coffee Breaks for a Day
3 sponsorships available / $2,000 each
Provide an energy boost to attendees. Includes prominently placed branding. Buy one or all three days. Coffee is sure to please!
Registration Handouts Bag Insert
5 sponsorships available / $1,250 each
Put your marketing messaging directly into the hands of attendees with a registration handout. Sponsored handouts will be distributed inside show directory handout bags at registration. The maximum dimensions will be 8 x 12 inches; minimum dimensions will be 4 x 6 inches. Please note the weight limit is 1.5 ounces.
World Champion Pizza Maker of the Year Competition
1 sponsorship available / $3,000
Make your product the centerpiece of the World Champion Pizza Maker of the Year Competition as the designated “secret ingredient.” Finalists will compete using the sponsor’s designated product as the key ingredient in a final showdown to determine the Pizza Maker of the Year. Opportunity also includes logo inclusion in online and show directory schedule of events, Preferred Product recognition in IPC and Demo areas, and a half meterboard.
Hand Sanitizer Stations
SOLD OUT/ $1,500
Pizza Expo is all about making connections, shaking hands and sampling delicious food. Everyone will appreciate access to antibacterial hand sanitizer and hand washing stations. Sponsor recognition signage will be placed next to stations.
World Pizza Games® Gold
4 sponsorships available / $2,500 each
Align your brand with the exciting World Pizza Games! Sponsoring companies will be recognized in advertisement of the World Pizza Games online, in the show directory and onsite in the World Pizza Games stage area of the show floor. Sponsors will also receive recognition at the Block Party and World Pizza Gmaes Finals with the opportunity to host a special activity at the party.
World Pizza Games® Silver
Unlimited sponsorships available / $500 each
Attach your brand to the World Pizza Games at Pizza Expo 2017. Sponsoring companies will be recognized in advertisement of the World Pizza Games online, in the show directory and onsite in the World Pizza Games stage area of the show floor.
Pizza Expo Block Party
10 sponsorships available / $1,500 each
Make your company an integral piece of this highly anticipated event and ensure your brand reaches attendees as they come together to celebrate the World Pizza Games Finals. Logo recognition in all Pizza Expo promotions of the Block Party and World Pizza Games Finals. Opportunity to display product, distribute promotional material.
Pizza Expo Mobile App Title Sponsor
1 sponsorship available / $5,000
Become the Pizza Expo 2017 Mobile App Title Sponsor and make a strong, bold and effective move to get maximum exposure with our mobile app. Keep your company in the spotlight the whole show. As the Title Sponsor, your package includes the top banner ad, splash screen and sponsor information on the landing page, as well as your company mentioned in all emails related to the mobile app. You will also receive exclusive promotion on all onsite signage in high-traffic areas promoting the Pizza Expo 2017 Mobile App, and the company logo listed on PizzaExpo.com.
Exhibitor Presentation Segments
SOLD OUT / $2,500 each
This is an exclusive opportunity to cross-promote your products. Each sponsor will be granted the use of the International Pizza Challenge Area II for their exclusive use during selected time slots for a 45-minute presentation of your choice (subject to show management approval). Your demonstration and time will be promoted in the attendee brochure, show guide, addendum, on-site signage and mobile app push message.
To purchase a sponsorship:Companies A – M contact Bobbie MacIntosh at firstname.lastname@example.org or (502) 736-9515
Companies N – Z contact Stacie Dennison at email@example.com or (502) 736-9508