Tech Week Sponsorship and Exhibit Opportunities

Through Greater Cleveland Partnership’s signature Tech Week events Best of Tech and the IT Careers Expo, sponsorship and exhibit opportunities offer a one-of-kind investment.  GCP Tech Week support provides sponsors and exhibitors opportunities to build your brand, help grow and recruit talent, and engage your teams while helping to build the technology profile of our region.

Tech Week 2022 Sponsorship Opportunities

BEST OF TECH 

Presenting Sponsor: Best of Tech:  $15,000

  • Listing as Presenting Sponsor on pre-event marketing, week of, and post event marketing. 
  • Company logo on the Best of Tech trophies to be handed out to winning companies. 
  • Opportunity to present two awards live on-stage during Best of Tech. 
  • Premier exhibit display table with central placement during both receptions on the day of Best of Tech to distribute company collateral materials and meet attendees  
  • Logo on signage, main event banner and table stations. 
  • Ten (10) complimentary tickets for staff or guests to both CIO Forum/Tech Ed event, pre- and post-event receptions and Best of Tech event. 
  • Opportunity to submit a feature story, skyscraper ad, and an ad box in GCP This Week e-newsletter. 
  • Complete contact list of attendees after the event  
  • Opportunity to present topic to CIO Forum at monthly meeting (TBD with Doug Wenger)  
  • Presenting Sponsor recognition of CIO Forum Holiday Reception in December  

Supporting Sponsor of Best of Tech:  $7,500 

  • Logo prominently promoted before, during and after GCP Tech Week as a Supporting Sponsor on all available marketing collateral including: GCP websites, GCP and COSE e-newsletters and event alerts e-newsletters, social media and at event sites.  
  • Opportunity to present an award live on-stage during Best of Tech.   
  • Exhibit display table with central placement during both receptions on the day of Best of Tech to distribute company collateral materials and meet attendees  
  • Opportunity to submit one skyscraper ad and two ad boxes in GCP This Week e-newsletter 
  • Five (5) complimentary tickets for staff or guests to both CIO Forum/Tech Ed event, pre- and post-event receptions and Best of Tech event.  

Exhibit Table Only: $2,500

  • Exhibit display table during both receptions and the Best of Tech event to distribute company collateral materials and meet attendees.   
  • Exhibit hall will be at Gordon Green on October 20, 2022 

Valet Sponsor for Best of Tech: $10,000

  • 10 tickets to the event 
  • Opportunity for sponsored giveaway to be left in each attendee’s vehicle. 
  • Banner ad across “Mind Your Business” (COSE’s weekly newsletter distributed to over 8900 inboxes) prominently featured at the top of the newsletter.  
  • Logo and company recognition prior to, during and after the event via website, e-newsletters, event alerts, Facebook, registration page, digital signage, and more! 
  • Banner ad across “Mind Your Business” (COSE’s weekly newsletter distributed to over 8900 inboxes) prominently featured at the top of the newsletter.  
  • Complete contact list of attendees after the event. 
  • Valet tickets to be color of sponsor’s choosing and branded with logo. 
  • Customized signage with sponsor’s logo and company name in the valet area prominently displayed in the front of the event space. 

IT Careers Expo

Presenting Sponsor ($25,000) 

  • Listing as Presenting sponsor 
  • Speaking Opportunities – Luncheon Open 
  • Logo on signage, main event banner and table stanchions 
  • Premier exhibit booth & central placement 
  • Logo on websites  
  • Recognition in press release and in event materials 
  • Unique volunteer engagement opportunities for your IT team  

Supporting Sponsor ($10,000) 

  • Listing as Supporting sponsor 
  • Speaking opportunity – program session introductions TBD 
  • Logo on signage 
  • Exhibit booth & select placement  
  • Logo on websites  
  • Recognition in press release and event materials 
  • Unique volunteer engagement opportunities for your IT team 

Contributing Sponsor ($5,000) 

  • Listing as Contributing sponsor 
  • Exhibit table 
  • Logo on websites  
  • Recognition in event materials 
  • Unique volunteer engagement opportunities for your IT team
     

Exhibit Partner (Up to $2,500)  

  • Exhibit table 
  • Listing in event materials 
  • Unique volunteer engagement opportunities for your IT team 

For more information, contact Paul Federico at 216-592-2368 or pfederico@greatercle.com, or Pamela Sheehan at 216-592-2357 or psheehan@greatercle.com

Important Information and Deadlines 

  • Sponsorship & Exhibitor Commitments: Due by September 28. Higher education partners are welcome to sponsor the IT Careers Expo up to the $2,500 level. This level of sponsorship includes an optional recruiting table as an employer at the Linking Talent to Opportunity internship and job fair that is designed for regional college and university students. For more information, contact cdeoreo@greatercle.com.
  • Art and logos due for website and signage:  Upon sponsorship confirmation 
  • All IT Careers Expo sponsors and exhibitors will receive detailed information about additional employer engagement opportunities available mentioned above.

Tech Week Presenting Sponsor: Best of Tech

Tech Week Presenting Sponsor: Careers Expo

Tech Week Corporate Sponsors

Tech Week Supporting Sponsors

Minute Men HR

Tech Week Exhibit Sponsors