IABC Gold Quill Program Sponsorship Opportunities

2017 IABC World Conference, 11-14 June 2017, Washington, D.C.

Affiliate your brand with the “best of the best” in communication and celebrate the profession by sponsoring the exceptional Gold Quill Awards program.

The Gold Quill Awards are IABC’s premier awards program recognizing and fostering excellence in the field of business communication, and recipients from all over the world are recognized for their achievements across the communication profession.

 

 

 NEW! Table Sponsorship Package (10 seats) – US$2,500

Celebrate your winning team with a reserved table at the Excellence Awards Gala with logo recognition on World Conference and Gold Quill Awards websites and at the event.

  • Reserved post-awards ceremony dinner table for 10 guests.
  • Reserved seating at awards ceremony.
  • Logo on World Conference website.
  • Logo on Gold Quill website.
  • Logo recognition on screen at Excellence Awards Gala.

 Platinum Sponsor for the 2017 Gold Quill Awards Program- US$50,000

The Platinum Sponsorship package includes the following benefits:

  • Logo placement on the Call for Entries brochure, print and online. (If confirmed by August 2016.)
  • Logo placement at top of Gold Quill website with Platinum Sponsor recognition.
  • Cross-branding of your logo with a link to your website on all other print and online promotional material for the Gold Quill Awards program and Excellence Awards Gala.
  • Two free entries to the Gold Quill Awards program.
  • Primary sponsorship of Tweet Chat and webinar for Gold Quill entrants.
  • One reserved table at the 2017 Excellence Awards Gala (seating for eight).
  • Presentation of the Jake Wittmer, Sharon Berzok and Business Issue Awards at the 2017 Excellence Awards Gala.
  • Onsite branded signage at the Excellence Awards Gala.
  • Six months of sidebar or leaderboard digital advertisements in Communication World.
  • First right of refusal for IABC Platinum Sponsor for the 2018 Gold Quill Awards program.

Gold Sponsor for the 2017 IABC Excellence Awards Gala – US$25,000

Held each year in celebration of the highest achievements in the communication profession, the glamorous Excellence Awards Gala at the IABC World Conference is the communication professional’s night of nights, filled with inspiration, delicious food, top-quality entertainment, and hours of enjoyment.

IABC honors Gold Quill Award winners, IABC Fellows, and winners of the Chairman’s Award, Jake Wittmer Award, and Sharon Berzok Award.

The Excellence Awards Gala is a black tie-optional dinner that has long been one of IABC’s most prestigious events. It’s a perfect opportunity celebrate the hard work and accomplishments of your team or clients. This year, the Excellence Awards Gala will be held on 13 June 2017 in Washington, D.C. Join your peers for an evening of excitement and delight.

The Gold Sponsorship package includes:

  • Logo on Gold Quill website branding to the Gold Level Excellence Awards Gala sponsorship.
  • Cross-branding of your organization with a link to your website in all print and online promotional material for the Gold Quill Awards and Excellence Awards Gala.
  • One free entry to the Gold Quill Awards program.
  • Opportunity to participate on stage to make welcoming remarks or to present an award.
  • One table at the Excellence Awards Gala (seating for eight).
  • Branding on Excellence Awards Gala menu.
  • Onsite branded signage at the Excellence Awards Gala.
  • Two digital advertisements in Communication World.
  • Full-page ad in the IABC World Conference online program.
  • First right of refusal for 2018 Gold Sponsor of the Excellence Awards Gala

Silver Sponsor for Gold Quill DivisionsUS$15,000 each

Division 1: Communication Research Management

Division 2: Communication Management

Division 3: Communication Training and Education

Division 4: Communication Skills

  • Logo on Gold Quill Award website, branded with your chosen Division.
  • Cross-branding of company in print and online promotional material for the Gold Quill Awards and Excellence Awards Gala at the IABC World Conference.
  • One free entry to the Gold Quill Awards program.
  • Logo on Gold Quill Excellence Awards Gala print menu card.
  • Presentation of Excellence Awards in your sponsored division at the Excellence Awards Gala at the World Conference.
  • Two complimentary tickets to the Excellence Awards Gala at the World Conference.
  • Onsite branded signage at the Excellence Awards Gala.
  • Full-page ad in the IABC World Conference online program.
  • Thirty days of sidebar advertisement in Communication World.
  • First right of refusal for 2018 Silver Sponsorship of chosen Division.

For sponsorship inquiries please contact:

Pamela Strother, CAE
P | +1 202-486-5990
E | pstrother@iabc.com