2020 Virtual PACE Awards
Sponsorship Opportunities

This year’s virtual event took place on Tuesday, June 23, 2020 at 6 p.m..
The official Post-PACE Awards Virtual Happy Hour was hosted on Thursday, June 25.

Premiere Sponsor | $750 Investment | Limit One – SOLD OUT

  • Optional speaking opportunity by pre-recorded video at the virtual PACE Awards ceremony, for up to 2 minutes in length.
  • Featured sponsor of the online Gallery of Entries, open June 9 through 15.
  • Featured logo, website link, and acknowledgement in all award-related publicity via email to the chapter’s more than 150 members and social media platforms with a combined audience of more than 1,000.
  • Event signage on the CMPRSA website, event registration website, and the virtual waiting room prior to the event.
  • Dedicated post on the CMPRSA social media channels acknowledging your sponsorship for an opportunity to engage with CMPRSA’s audiences directly.

Innovators | $500 Investment | Limit Five – SOLD OUT

  • Featured sponsor of the virtual Happy Hour held at 4:30 p.m. the evening of the event.
  • Featured logo, website link, and acknowledgement in all award-related publicity via email to the chapter’s more than 150 members and social media platforms with a combined audience of more than 1,000.
  • Event signage on the CMPRSA website, event registration website, and the virtual waiting room prior to the event.
  • Dedicated post on the CMPRSA social media channels acknowledging your sponsorship for an opportunity to engage with CMPRSA’s audiences directly.

Influencers | $250 Investment

  • Featured logo, website link, and acknowledgement in all award-related publicity via email to the chapter’s more than 150 members and social media platforms with a combined audience of more than 1,000.
  • Event signage on the CMPRSA website, event registration website, and the virtual waiting room prior to the event.
  • Dedicated post on the CMPRSA social media channels acknowledging your sponsorship for an opportunity to engage with CMPRSA’s audiences directly.
    • Opportunity to include a video or graphic with your own message or call to action.

Host Sponsor | Limit One – SOLD OUT

  • Featured sponsor of the event’s virtual platform, with the opportunity to serve as the host emcee for the evening.
  • Featured logo, website link, and acknowledgement in all award-related publicity via email to the chapter’s more than 150 members and social media platforms with a combined audience of more than 1,000.
  • Email marketing opportunity to CMPRSA’s listserv directing recipients to your organization’s specified call-to-action for lead generation purposes.
  • Event signage on the CMPRSA website, event registration website, and the virtual waiting room prior to the event.
  • Dedicated post on the CMPRSA social media channels acknowledging your sponsorship for an opportunity to engage with CMPRSA’s audiences directly.
  • Free listing in the Partner Vendor Directory that will be printed and mailed to all 150+ CMPRSA members and PACE Awards attendees in July 2020, and will live electronically on the CMPRSA website for the full year (January-December 2020).

Signature Sponsor | Limit One

In exchange for a custom signature cocktail or speciality food item offer the night of the awards, your organization will receive:

  • Featured logo, website link, and acknowledgement in all award-related publicity via email to the chapter’s more than 150 members in the mid-Michigan area and social media platforms with a combined audience of more than 1,000.
  • Free listing in the Partner Vendor Directory that will be printed and mailed to all 150+ CMPRSA members and PACE Awards attendees in July 2020, and will live electronically on the CMPRSA website for the full year (January-December 2020).

Partner Vendor Directory | $150 Investment

New this year, CMPRSA is creating a vendor directory for distribution to the area’s leading public relations professionals, agencies, teams and experts. The Directory will list vendors for professional services including design, website, video, merchandise, printing, and more.

The Directory will be printed and mailed to all 150+ CMPRSA members and PACE Awards attendees in July 2020, and will live electronically on the CMPRSA website.

The opportunity to be included in this directory is available through July 1, 2020. Benefits include:

  • Your organization’s logo and linked website will appear on the CMPRSA website Vendor Directory webpage for the full calendar year (January-December 2020).
  • Company listing, contact information, website link, logo, and acknowledgement in printed Partner Vendor Directory mailed to all members and attendees.

Not seeing what you’re looking for? Contact Angela Minicuci, APR, CMPRSA PACE Sponsorship Chair, to discuss a customized sponsorship package to meet your company’s needs at angminicuci@gmail.com.

For additional CMPRSA general sponsorship inquiries unrelated to the PACE Awards, contact CMPRSA Sponsorship Chair TJ Bucholz at tj@vanguard-pa.com.

Thank you for supporting the Central Michigan Public Relations Society of America