Sponsorship

Sponsorship of a Chamber event  offers your company exposure to the Metro South business community and an opportunity to network with business leaders from the area. Not only does it create awareness for your products and services, it allows you to target your marketing efforts to business professionals and potential customers in the Metro South Region.

EVENT SPONSORSHIPS

Annual Meeting
November
The Annual Meeting is the Metro South Chamber’s premier membership event of the year. A variety of sponsorship packages are available -some benefits are: your logo on promotional material; recognition in event press releases and the Action Report newsletter, promotion throughout the event; complimentary seats; and a booth reserved for you at the Business-to-Business Connection Expo. Contact Athena Lavoie for sponsorship opportunities or to customize a package to fit your needs.  Attendance: 350-400 members – Investment: varies
Business-to-Business
Connection Booth

Annually
Showcase your company’s products and services at the Metro South Chamber’s annual Business-to-Business Connection. The Business to-Business Connection is a regional business expo that takes place every November during the Chamber’s Annual Meeting. This is a great opportunity to meet business leaders and potential customers.Attendance: 350-400 members – Investment: $259
Business After Hours
Quarterly
This is a great opportunity for the sponsor to create a business image and awareness of products and services to the Metro South business community, capture direct market of potential customers, and receive publicity through press releases and the Action Report newsletter. As sponsor, you are responsible for providing food and beverages, two door prizes for a raffle, and printing and mailing invitations to Chamber members.Attendance: 75-100 members – Investment: $400
Good Morning Metro South
Monthly
The Good Morning Metro South breakfasts are an effective way to personally present your company to the business community. As sponsor, you will be recognized in the Action Report newsletter for your support and interviewed during the program. Your sponsorship also includes a complimentary pass to the event, tables for displaying literature, and the opportunity to place literature at each place setting.Attendance: 150-200 members – Investment: $950 plus door prize
Availability – Sponsorships sell out quickly! Call (508) 586-0500 ext. 231 for details.
Legislative Reception
Fall
The Legislative Reception is an excellent opportunity to meet with business and community leaders to exchange ideas and gain valuable insight. This event draws significant and diverse participation from throughout the Metro south region. As sponsor, your company will have a booth in the main entrance, receive recognition in all event marketing pieces, press releases, invitations, and in the Action Report.Attendance: 100-125 people – Investment: $500 – $1,000
Taste of Metro South
March
Sponsoring this event promotes your business to the entire Metro South region with a booth in the main entrance to the event on which you may display literature and merchandise. Your company will receive radio coverage and recognition in all Taste press releases and the Action Report newsletter. Your company logo will appear on all Tastepromotional material.Attendance: 700-750 people – Investment: $2,500 / $1,000 / $500 / $250
Awards Program
May
The small business and entrepreneur of the year awards breakfast is an opportunity to recognize the contributions and achievements of small businesses and entrepreneurs in our region. As sponsor, you will receive media coverage, recognition in the Action Report,all press releases, and on our website. Your company logo will appear on all event promotional material. During the program, the founding sponsor will be interviewed and help present the awards.Attendance: 150-175 members – Investment: $3,000 Sold Out
ATHENA Award
June
The ATHENA Award program is an opportunity to recognize a person who has attained and personifies the highest level of professional excellence in her/his business or profession, has devoted time and energy to the community in a meaningful way, and has opened doors of leadership opportunity for women. As sponsor, you will receive media coverage, recognition in the Action Report, all event press releases and promotional material. During the program, you will be interviewed and help to present the award.Attendance: 150-175 members – Investment: $2,900 Sold Out
For more information on event sponsorship, contact Athena Lavoie, Program Director, at 508-586-0500, ext. 231 or alavoie@metrosouthchamber.com