Sponsorship Opportunities


Diamond Sponsor $25,000

  • 10 VIP Tickets, which include admission to the VIP cocktail reception and preferred seating in the VIP section.
  • A full-page, full-color ad with priority placement (inside covers if available) in the 17th Annual Miami Recognition Dinner Journal.
  • Recognition on all printed materials promoting the event, including the event invitation.
  • Recognition as a Diamond Sponsor on the event website and on video screens during the ceremony.
  • Recognition from the stage during the ceremony.
  • Opportunity to provide one branded premium item to be given as a gift to our VIP guests (approximately 500).  Item must be approved by event committee.
  • A dedicated e-blast to our event distribution list.
  • A one-year membership in the Exective Circle of the Task Force’s Leadership Council.

 

Platinum Sponsor $12,000

  • 10 VIP Tickets, which include admission to the VIP cocktail reception and priority seating in the VIP section.
  • A full-page, full-color ad with priority placement in the 17th Annual Miami Recognition Dinner Journal.
  • Recognition on all printed materials promoting the event, including the event invitation.
  • Recognition as a Platinum Sponsor on the event website and on video screens during the ceremony.
  • Recognition from the stage during the ceremony.
  • A one-year membership in the Ambassador’s Circle of the Task Force’s Leadership Council.

 

Gold Sponsor $6,000

  • 10 VIP Tickets, which include admission to the VIP cocktail reception and seating in the VIP section.
  • A full-page, full-color ad with priority placement in the 17th Annual Miami Recognition Dinner Journal.
  • Recognition on all printed materials promoting the event, including the event invitation.
  • Recognition as a Gold Sponsor on the event website and on video screens during the ceremony.
  • A one-year membership in the Director’s Circle of the Task Force’s Leadership Council.

 

Silver Sponsor $3,250 (Not Available to Businesses and Organizations)

  • 5 VIP Tickets, which include admission to the VIP cocktail reception and seating in the VIP section.
  • A half-page, full-color ad with priority placement in the 17th Annual Miami Recognition Dinner Journal.
  • Recognition as a Silver Sponsor on the event invitation, on the event website and on video screens during the ceremony.
  • A one-year membership in the Delegate’s Circle of the Task Force’s Leadership Council.

 

Bronze Sponsor $1,600 (Not Available to Businesses and Organizations)

  • 2 VIP Tickets, which include admission to the VIP cocktail reception and seating in the VIP section.
  • A quarter-page, full-color ad with priority placement in the 17th Annual Miami Recognition Dinner Journal.
  • Recognition as a Bronze Sponsor on the event invitation, on the event website and on video screens during the ceremony.

 

Underwriting Opportunities


The Miami Recognition Dinner offers several exclusive opportunities to associate your business or organization with a particular aspect of the event. Companies that take advantage of one of these underwriting opportunities receive special recognition.

 

Stage $20,000

Production of the awards ceremony, including lighting and sound, is one of the most important and highly visible aspects of the event. In addition to all the benefits of Platinum sponsorship and recognition as the official Sponsor of the stage, your company can supply a 15- to 20-second video clip to be shown at the event, expressing your pride in underwriting the cost of the production.

 

Decor $15,000

Our guests have become accustomed to a dazzling, elegant setting for this special evening.  for your help in creating the perfect experience, you will be recognized on a tent card at each of our approximately 80 tables and on signage at the entrance to the ballroom.  You will also receive six VIP tickets and recognition on all event marketing materials.

 

VIP Cocktail Reception $12,000

Our VIP guests and high-level sponsors are invited to a special cocktail reception before the awards ceremony where they can enjoy a hosted bar and hors d’oeuvres with our honorees, presenters and local dignitaries. (In 2006, Bill Clinton made a surprise appearance at the reception.) For your support in making this portion of the event memorable, you will be recognized on signage at the entrance to the reception. You will receive four VIP tickets to the event and recognition on all event marketing materials (“VIP Cocktail Reception presented by YOUR COMPANY NAME”).

 

Journal $5,000

Every guest who attends the Miami Recognition Dinner will receive a souvenir journal; 800 copies will be printed. For underwriting the cost of publishing the journal, your company will receive inside front cover placement of your ad. You will be recognized as the “Official Journal Sponsor” in all of the event marketing materials and will also receive four VIP tickets to the event.

 

Silent Auction $3,000

Our silent auction is a major component of our evening. Guests shop over 400 items during our cocktail reception. For helping defray the expense of software, signage and printing, your company will be recognized as the “Official Silent Auction Sponsor” with signage at the silent auction and recognition on the silent auction catalog website, including a link to your company’s website. You also will receive two VIP tickets to the event.

 

Communications $10,000

Communication by mail and email is a key component of producing the Miami Recognition Dinner. In addition to sending a “Save the Date” postcard, we send over ten email blasts to our target audience. For covering the cost of our stationery and postage, your company will be acknowledged on the “Save the Date” card and on all major eblasts. You will also receive two VIP tickets to the event.

 

Volunteers $2,000

The Miami Recognition Dinner would not be possible without the time and effort of a large team of dedicated volunteers, and expressing appreciation for their hard work is a vital part of the event. For underwriting the cost of feeding our volunteers on the night of the Dinner and producing an appreciation reception a few weeks following the event, your company will receive signage in the volunteer hospitality room and at the appreciation reception. Your logo will also be included on the invitation to the appreciation reception.  Additionally, you will receive two VIP tickets to the event.

 



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