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General Session - Featured Sponsor RESERVED
General Sessions bring together the entire assembly of PTA convention attendees, featuring nationally-known keynote speakers who inspire and inform. As the Featured Sponsor of one General Session, your company will receive verbal and visual recognition (slide) during the session from the podium by a PTA leader, your company representative can deliver up to 5 minutes of remarks on stage (can include a multimedia presentation) as well as introduce the session’s featured speaker, and PTA will disseminate your sponsor-supplied item on all the chairs just prior to the start of the session.
WiFi - Providing Sponsor RESERVED
Want to be the hero of this convention? Sponsor the WiFi for all attendees! Your company will decide what word or phrase will be used as the WiFi password, which becomes a fun branding opportunity. Signage in high traffic areas will alert attendees to the availability of WiFi due to your company’s generosity and feature the password. Additionally, PTA will acknowledge your company’s generous support of the WiFi access in the printed convention program, verbally from the podium during a General Session, and on walk-in slides.
Convention T-Shirt RESERVED
The Convention t-shirt is another coveted souvenir for attendees. Sponsor will have the opportunity to brand the back of the t-shirt, and attendees will receive instructions on picking up their t-shirt from your booth in the expo hall.
National PTA Awards & Reflections Celebration, Host Committee Sponsor ($25,000)
The Awards & Reflections Celebration brings together various PTA awards programs to create one unforgettable, fun and entertaining evening event! With award-winning Reflections student performances, a plated dinner, and the unveiling of PTA’s annual volunteer award recipients, this heartwarming event celebrates the value of the arts in education and the life-changing impact of PTA volunteerism. As a Host Committee Sponsor, your company representative will co-present (with a PTA leader) one prestigious PTA award on stage and host two VIP tables adjacent to the stage. You will also receive a full-page ad in the special event program. Your company will receive 20 VIP tickets which PTA staff will assist you in gifting to your target audience. Your company may decorate your two tables as desired and place materials on each chair.
Expo Hall Snack Break, Networking Reception, Boxed Lunch (Inquire for more information)
Offer attendees the chance to indulge in local flavors by sponsoring a snack break, networking reception, or boxed lunch. Recognition will be provided through sponsor-branded tent cards, signage, and napkins and other opportunities. Inquire for more information including details on pricing.
Host State PTA & Volunteers Lounge (Inquire for more information)
Each year, the National PTA Convention is supported by over 125 tireless, cheerful volunteers from the host state PTA. As a supporting sponsor of the Host State PTA & Volunteers Lounge, your company logo will be featured with others on the back of all volunteers’ official shirts as they run all over the convention venue assisting attendees and doing countless tasks. In addition, table tents and entrance signage indicate your support of their hard work. This is a highly visible sponsorship that engenders much appreciation, as a portion of the sponsor funds cover snacks, beverages, and special gifts for the volunteers.
Diversity and Inclusion Sponsor ($15,000)
This comprehensive package includes sponsorship of several events throughout the Convention including the Diversity, Inclusion & Outreach breakfast on Sunday, June 23rd and a diversity-focused education workshop, with the opportunity for brief sponsor remarks during each program. The sponsorship also includes 10 tickets to a matched table at the Awards & Reflections Celebration dinner on Saturday, June 22nd with the opportunity to co-present the Jan Harp Domene Diversity & Inclusion Awards.
Convention Tote Bags ($15,000) RESERVED
Promote your organization’s message and logo on the official convention tote bag, which is distributed to all attendees. The tote bag is a traditional keepsake that will be used by attendees throughout the convention and long after it concludes. If your company produces bags and wants to supply the actual convention bags in quantity, please inquire about an alternative lower rights fee.
Convention Workshop Track Sponsor ($15,000)
Demonstrate your alignment with education and commitment to professional development a sponsor of a workshop day on Thursday, Friday and Saturday of Convention. Your organization will be acknowledged on signage, organization provided SWAG, pens, notepads, and informational materials, as well as in-script welcome remarks by the moderator at the start of each workshop.
First Timers Experience ($15,000)
Our First Time Attendees are brimming with excitement to experience all that National PTA Convention and Expo has to offer. Attendees will identify your brand with their inaugural experience via a PreCon webinar; and a series of preparation eblasts; remarks and signage at the First Timer’s Bootcamp session and Meet-Up, related Convention app and program logo placement.
Convention Badge Lanyards ($10,000) RESERVED
This is the ultimate sponsorship for companies that want to raise visibility for their brand. Imprint your logo on the official convention badge lanyard, which will be worn by attendees throughout the convention and captured in nearly every convention photo. PTA will produce and distribute the lanyards, upon approval of the lanyard layout by your company.
Convention App ($10,000) RESERVED
The Convention app is a great way for attendees to stay connected to the Convention schedule of events, speaker details and expo highlights. Attendees “get” that the app is convenient and easy to use, and it increasingly tops the convention program as their source of information before, during, and after the convention. As a sponsor of the app, enjoy pre-Convention email marketing to attendees, your company’s branding throughout the app itself, and the opportunity to submit a daily push notification to attendees.
Endowment Lunch – Host Sponsor RESERVED
The PTA Endowment Fund ensures that the association can continue to carry out education, advocacy, programs and initiatives that advance our mission. This year’s lunch will recognize donors who have made a significant contribution to that effort. As the exclusive host sponsor, your company will receive verbal recognition from the podium, up to 5 minutes to make remarks, and the opportunity to disseminate one item at the lunch.
Convention Lapel Pins RESERVED
PTA members covet their annual convention pins and treat them as highly collectible! Bring a tremendous amount of traffic to your booth by sponsoring the official 2019 National PTA Convention keepsake lapel pin. PTA will design and produce the pin, featuring the official convention theme/design, and deliver the entire quantity of pins to your booth for exclusive distribution. Attendees will receive instructions to pick up their pin at your booth during expo hall hours.
Fitness Break – Host Sponsor ($10,000)
Healthy Lifestyles are a priority focus for all PTAs and we practice what we preach at the convention by having fun fitness breaks and other health-focused activities throughout the convention experience. As the exclusive host of one fitness break, your company representative and/or a designated fitness expert can come on stage to make a brief remark and then lead the assembly in a non-strenuous fitness moment.
State Presidents’ Club Convening Honoring Past Presidents RESERVED
Honor PTA’s legacy by supporting a fun annual tradition at the convention, the State Presidents’ Club Convening – an invitation-only ticketed event that brings together past state PTA presidents. As the exclusive sponsor, your company representative will make brief welcoming remarks and enjoy honored guest status. Get to know this special group of long-time PTA leaders. Signage at the entry way and table tents throughout the suite will indicate your company’s support of the event.
National PTA Awards & Reflections Celebration Patron Table ($1,000 per table or $1,500 per matched table)
There is no better way to capture the heart and mind of a PTA leader than with the gift of a complimentary ticket to National PTA's Awards & Reflections Celebration. By sponsoring a VIP table, which seats 10 people, your company receives acknowledgment on your table and in the special event program. For an additional $500, PTA staff will assist you in inviting and confirming specific guests on your wish list. Table hosts may decorate your table as desired and place materials on each chair.