We offer a variety of sponsorships designed to fit your interests, ensure you maximum exposure for your investment, and support the vital work of the Conference.
Take advantage of these opportunities to promote yourself or your artists; advertise your Spotlight or independent showcase; share information about a new series or upcoming event; or let everyone know about your funding opportunities.
Why sponsor? Our opportunities help both artists, managers, agents, and presenting organizations increase visibility before and during the Conference.
For sponsorship packages and questions, contact Katie DePew at 612.238.8011 or [email protected].
Rhythmic Circus, represented by Robin Klinger Entertainment, performing at the 2014 Arts Midwest Conference as the Brunch Performance sponsor. Photo by Joshua Feist.
The Luncheon sponsorship is heavily sought after every year. You or your artist will perform in front of hundreds of presenters at this full-Conference gathering.
Host the final event before the last session in the Marketplace and gain exclusive visibility for yourself or your artists.
A prime opportunity to gain visibility among hundreds of presenters at the Spotlight Showcases.
Performance sponsors are chosen on a first come, first served basis. If you are interested in future opportunities or adding your name to the waiting list, please contact Colleen McLaughlin, director of external relations.
2016 Conference attendees wrapped up another successful conference by gathering for the closing party at the Marcus Center for the Performing arts in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. Photo by Joshua Feist.
Kick off the Conference right by being the first to welcome your colleagues and friends to the 2017 Conference at the Opening Party.
Celebrate another successful Conference as the Closing Party sponsor and leave a lasting impression on everyone in the room.
Keep your colleagues connected during the Conference. Every time your colleagues check their e-mail at the tech lounge and recharge they will be reminded of your generous sponsorship.
Tote bag, notepads, and mints sponsored at the Arts Midwest Conference. Left and bottom right photos by Joshua Feist. Top right photo by Tiffany Rodgers.
Place your name at everyone’s fingertips by customizing one of the take-away items listed below, distributed to attendees onsite.
|Tote Bags||(sponsor pending)|
|Name Tag Lanyards||(sponsor pending)|
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Marketplace maps, pocket schedules, and booking calendars offer opportunities for promotional sponsorship at the Arts Midwest Conference. Photos by Joshua Feist.
Publicize your logo and exhibit number on the room key cards for the Conference hotel and ensure your name is on everyone’s mind from morning until night.
A must-have for every attendee, the handy pocket-sized schedule fits inside the name tags and offers easy reference and high visibility.
Stay on everyone’s mind during and after the Conference with this two-year performance calendar—complete with major holidays and space to plan your tours and seasons.
(three sponsors pending, no opportunities remaining)
Highlight your exhibit space (and logo!) on the printed Marketplace map and direct attendees right to your agency. An easy, low-cost way to increase foot traffic and visibility.
New Colleagues gather at the 2016 Arts Midwest Conference in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. Photo by Joshua Feist.
Promote your agency to new Arts Midwest Conference colleagues by supporting the New Colleague Program. It’s a great way to get your name in front of new attendees during the Conference at orientation and before the Conference during our webinars.
Investment: $300 per day (Non-exclusive opportunity)
A core part of the Conference, we offer more than 30 professional development sessions throughout our four-day event. Place your logo on our session signs for one or more days of the Conference and take advantage of all the traffic as people attend these valued Conference offerings.