Sponsorship Information

To be a Sponsor please contact the 2018 Show Directors

 

Platinum Level ($10,000 and up)
With donation, company can choose to sponsor ONE of the following (based on availability)

  • Banquet(must be cash donation only). The Banquet is the convention’s premier social event. Sponsor will be recognized in the printed Banquet Program and with signage recognition.
  • Hospitality Bags(must be cash donation or purchase of the bags). Each registered attendee will receive a useful bag, which will feature the sponsor’s logo on the front.

Sponsor will receive the following:
– 2 Full Registrations
– Full Page, full color ad in the Convention Souvenir Book
– Recognition in the Sponsorship section of the Convention Souvenir Book
– Company logo and home page link on the ICES website Convention page


Gold Level ($5,000 and up)
With donation, company can choose to sponsor ONE of the following (based on availability:

  • Hospitality Bag Partial Sponsorship(must be cash donation only). Your logo will be featured with additional sponsor logos. Design and purchase of bags will be at the discretion of the convention and show. All logos would be in the same, single color.
  • Registration Badge Holders – An identification badge is worn daily by each registered attendee. The badge holder is large enough for a printed logo and has great visibility.
  • Portfolio Folders – Each registered attendee will receive a useful folder/organizer, which will feature the sponsor’s logo on the front. Sponsors may select to secure their own bid or request the show committee make the selection.
  • Cake Room – company logo on each of the individual cake display identification cards and your company logo will appear on the state and country banners.

Sponsor will receive the following:
– 2 Banquet tickets
– 6 Cake Room Passes
– ½ page full color ad in the Convention Souvenir Book
– Recognition in the sponsorship section of the Convention Souvenir Book
– Company logo and home page link on the ICES website Convention page


Silver Level ($2,500 and up)
With donation, company may choose to sponsor ONE of the following (based on availability):

  • ICES Membership Breakfast – The general membership breakfast serves as the official opening of the convention and show.
  • Convention Souvenir Book(must be cash donation only). Each attendee receives a souvenir booklet that features the show cake and the schedule of convention events. Sponsor’s name and logo will be prominently displayed.
  • Hospitality Bag Partial Sponsorship(must be cash donation only). Your logo will be featured with up to 3 additional sponsor logos. Design and purchase of bags will be at the discretion of the convention and show. All logos would be in the same, single color.

Sponsor will receive the following:
– 4 Cake Room Passes
– ¼ page full color ad in the Convention Souvenir Book
– Recognition in the sponsorship section of the Convention Souvenir Book
– Company logo and home page link on the ICES website Convention page


Bronze Level ($1,000 and up)
With donation, company can choose to sponsor ONE of the following (based on availability):

    • Demonstration Rooms – The (approximately five) demo rooms are in operation from Thursday until Sunday.  Your sponsorship of one of these rooms would allow your company name to be displayed on the room signage, and across the front of the demonstration table.
    • Convention Handbook – Each registered attendee receives a program booklet, which contains useful information about convention including schedule of events, maps and demonstrators’ list. The sponsor’s name and logo will be prominently displayed.

Sponsor will receive the following:
– 4 Cake Room Passes
– Recognition in sponsorship section of the Convention Souvenir Book
– Company logo and home page link on the ICES web-site Convention page


Hospitality Level
Promotional items donated in quantities of 1,000 and up
Each registered attendee receives a Hospitality Bag.  Promotional items such as pens, magnets, cookbooks, notepads, and other fun items make receiving these bags a great convention souvenir and a source for goodwill. Sponsor to provide goods in the amount of 1,000 and up which will be placed in attendee hospitality bags.  Sponsors will receive signage and recognition in sponsorship section of the Convention Souvenir Book. (Actual quantities will be based on projected attendance for each year’s convention and show.)


Millennium Club Level
The Millennium Club has been established as a special thank you drawing in appreciation to everyone attending the convention and show.  All fully registered convention attendees will receive one ticket for a prize valued at a minimum of $500.  The drawing for the prize(s) will take place at the Awards Banquet.  Winners must be present at the time of drawing to receive the prize(s).  Sponsors donating over $500 in cash or merchandise will receive print recognition in the Convention Souvenir Book and appropriate signage.


Century Club Level
The Century Club is a tradition at our Annual Convention and Show that offers a special thank you drawing in appreciation to those who bring or send sugar art displays for our cake room.  The Century Club donations are valued at $250 and above and the sponsors have a choice of having their donation given as a whole or divided up in smaller prizes to be distributed to century club winners. All Century Club Sponsors are recognized at the banquet. All sponsors will receive print recognition in the Convention Souvenir Book and appropriate signage.


Other Donations
ICES is a “not-for-profit” association that focuses on education and sharing the creative possibilities of sugar.  The annual expense to produce a quality convention and show increases every year.  Many volunteer hours have been donated in order to share the beauty and this educational opportunity with the ICES international membership and the public.  The Convention and Show and the Century Club Committee gratefully accepts any size monetary donation.  Your support will receive print recognition.

 Contact: Vendor Chairman