Interested in Sponsoring?
Is your company or organization interested in sponsoring the Made in Montana Tradeshow - supporting and reaching local wholesale producers, manufacturers and retail store owners?
Now’s your chance! Over 500 wholesale buyers and 6,800 members of the public attend the show annually, so your message will reach them too!
Why this show is important
- Retail store owners can easily source authentic Made in Montana products
- Research shows that over twelve million visitors to Montana per year rate shopping as a top spending activity while traveling - specifically looking for products that are made in Montana.
- Provides an opportunity for new and growing small businesses to learn the basics of wholesale tradeshow exhibition
- Supports the ‘Shop Local’ movement encouraging the public to purchase locally-produced products
Benefits of Sponsorship
As the premiere marketplace where Montana retail stores owners and food & gift producers meet, your sponsorship can underscore your organization’s mission and values. Specifically:
- Get your message out to over 150 exhibitors/producers and over 500 retail store buyers looking for opportunities to grow in Montana. As a bonus, thousands of Montanans attend the show on Product Showcase Day
- Increase awareness of your product/service, and build relationships with potential and existing clients and partners
- Position your organization as an industry leader
- Help grow the retail sector economy of the state, including helping to boost emerging Montana businesses
- Show your support for and commitment to Montana’s small businesses and overall economic growth
$5,000 Diamond Level
Made in Montana shopping bag Sponsor. Includes company logo/design on the bag
$3,000 Platinum Level
Exhibitor and Buyer Appreciation Reception Sponsor, with company recognition and signage at the event
$2,000 Gold Level
Nametag Lanyard Sponsor, with company logo and name (printed for you with your logo)
Event App Sponsor (Whova), with company logo on landing page banner, hyperlinked to your website
$1,500 Silver Level [2 NOW AVAILABLE!]
Exhibitor Educational Seminar Sponsor, with opportunity to address seminar attendees (seminars TBD)
$1,000 Bronze Level
Retailer of the Year and Exhibitor Awards Sponsor, with company recognition at the event
$750 Community Level [2 NOW AVAILABLE!]
Refreshment Rooms Sponsor, with company name and logo on room signage
$600 Friend Level
Considerations listed below
In addition to the specific considerations offered under each level, ALL sponsors will receive the following:
1. Booth space in sponsor section on Wholesale Buyer Day (Friday)
2. Opportunity to provide company collateral and premiums in Exhibitor and Wholesale Buyer bags
3. Hyperlinked company logo featured on the Made in Montana Tradeshow website (size dependent on sponsorship level)
4. Inclusion of company logo in any printed marketing materials and e-newsletters
5. Company banner displayed in entry way during the event [provided by sponsor]
6. Recognition on social media channels (Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, LinkedIn)
7. Up to 4 entry passes to exhibit hall on Wholesale Buyer Day (Friday)
8. Invitation to the Reception on Friday evening. Attendees include exhibitors, buyers, state dignitaries and program VIP’s
To learn more about sponsorship levels available and find one that fits your needs, please contact Lonie Stimac at 406-841-2757.