DESIGN SEMINARS (MULTIPLE AVAILABLE)
WestEdge hosts designer seminar panels Friday-Saturday, and welcomes 30+ industry luminaries to speak on topics such as color, kitchens and bath, small-space living and eco-friendly decorating, among others. Sponsor has the opportunity to present/sponsor a panel presentation over the weekend, and reach a captive audience of 75+ attendees plus the Convo By Design podcast audience (each talk will be distributed post-event as a podcast).
Back by popular demand, our resident DJ will be spinning all four days of the fair. Keep attendees on their toes by helping foster the cool vibe that DJ Matthew Rubino is known for delivering. Sponsor can either fabricate a DJ booth or embellish the existing space with their messaging/branding.
OUTDOOR GRILLING PARTNER(S)
Supplement the Opening Night Party’s culinary experience by providing grilling demonstrations and samples to party attendees. Sponsorship includes display of outdoor appliance for the duration of the show (including full benefits of exhibitor participation), plus logo inclusion on the Opening Night invitation, website, print advertising campaign, social media outreach and tickets to the event.
Garner branding through the event’s Opening Night Party photo booth with logo inclusion on each picture taken, ability to link photo booth feed to sponsor’s social media pages, branding on staff working the photo booth, and the opportunity to include sponsor’s product(s) in photo booth backdrop.
RESTROOMS (2 AVAILABLE)
We know… It may not sound sexy, but it is THE spot visited by most guests at least once while at the fair. Display your company’s messaging on the interior and exterior of the most commonly visited part of the fair!
$10,000 – $20,000
This is your opportunity to have thousands of walking billboards throughout the Show. Everyone will see your company name and logo. Badges will be required for all attendees who are members of the design trade.
DESIGN INFLUENCER RECEPTION/OPENING DAY MEET-UP
Host the design media community on opening day with this press/blogger reception. This media preview event will kick-off the fair and is guaranteed to generate thousands of impressions through the viral marketing buzz of hundreds of bloggers and social media enthusiasts.
Provide access for attendees to recharge their devices, share their favorite finds via social media and regroup with friends by sponsoring this charging station hub.
Attendees need to know the who, what, where, when and how of the Fair. Sponsor our concierge station and have your company’s name and logo included in the on-site signage.
FACILITY-WIDE WIFI PROVIDER
Sponsor free Wi-Fi access throughout the venue. Sponsor will benefit from branding on the Wi-Fi access home page throughout all days of the show, along with visibility in the event’s press lounge, plus the viral marketing buzz from hundreds of bloggers and social media enthusiasts.
HOSPITALITY BAR (3 AVAILABLE)
Sponsor will receive branding and décor at an Opening Night Party bar, always a popular destination during the Opening Night. If desired, sponsor has the opportunity to design/build out a bar or have WestEdge show management build sponsor’s brand messaging into existing bars.
TICKET & REGISTRATION AREA
Sponsor has the opportunity to make a major impact as the first and last stop attendees see at the event. Sponsorship includes product integration at registration counters/welcome area and overall entrance branding.
WESTEDGE PROGRAM DIRECTORY
The Directory will be provided to every guest at the Fair entrance, and serves as a road map for attendees during their visit. Sponsor receives the back cover advertisement and on-site bin signage.
Cater to the hungry crowd. Sponsor receives opportunity to design and furnish the cafe and will have on-site signage recognition. Sponsor will also receive a full-page ad in the event directory.
CULINARY DEMONSTRATION KITCHEN
Outfit the kitchen area where the hottest celebrity chefs provide cooking demonstrations and food tastings. This feature area is a main hospitality point during the Opening Night Party and offers the chance to host private special events within the space.
The Media Center is a hub of action where attendees can relax, recharge and peruse content offerings from WestEdge media partners. Sponsorship includes on-site signage/product integration and a full-page ad in the event directory.
OFFICIAL WESTEDGE BAG
One of the most visible advertising vehicles! Your company name, logo and message will be carried throughout the Fair, and around town after the event. Sponsor will also receive a full-page ad in the event directory.
OPENING NIGHT PARTY
Help kick off the Show with the much-anticipated WestEdge Opening Night Party on Thursday, November 16. This celebration will welcome 2,000 guests including the who’s who of the art & design communities. The evening includes cocktails, passed hors d’oeuvres, and entertainment. Sponsor will benefit from recognition on event invitation, on-site signage, digital outreach through WestEdge and multiple charity partners, and also has the opportunity for on-site branding of one of the event’s bars and hospitality stations.
One of the fair’s most popular destinations, this exterior space at WestEdge features a beautifully designed environment with a premier outdoor furnishings brand, a full-service bar, landscaping and artificial turf, all bathed in California sunshine. Add your company’s name to this well-attended lounge area for significant exposure for the duration of the fair. Sponsor has the opportunity to brand and staff the space, distribute literature, host special events within the area and more.
CONVO BY DESIGN STAGE/THEATER
The theater will host 4 presentations each day, including Friday-Saturday design seminars. Here’s your chance to furnish the stage and audience area, and feature a looped video presentation when design seminars are not taking place. Sponsorship also includes on-site signage and a full-page ad in the event directory.
To discuss one of the above opportunities or a request a customized proposal, please contact Megan Reilly at firstname.lastname@example.org or 917.822.0350.