Become a Sponsor
2017 Sponsorship Opportunities
5K Run/Walk for the BCMC Build | $150
The BCMC Build supports wounded veterans by constructing mortgage-free homes using components. What a great way to support such a worthy cause!
(SBC Magazine advertisers received a $50 discount.)
NEW! Bag Check (and other stuff too!) | $4,000 (1 available)
Sponsor the Bag Check and be recognized at the show. Attendees will now have a place to check their tote bags, coats, luggage and anything else for that matter. A digital sign including the sponsor’s logo will designate the area, which will be just outside the show floor and will be highly visible to all attendees. The sponsor has the opportunity, but is not required, to man the Bag Check.
SOLD Beanbag Competition | $750
Thirty-two teams will compete at various times throughout the Closing Reception. The finalists will compete with a chance to win $100 or $50. Your company logo will be added to the beanbag game board.
Closing Reception Cocktail Bar | $2,000 (3 available)
Gain recognition every time someone gets a beverage during the Closing Reception. If you sponsor a cocktail bar by June 30, we will place the bar as close to your booth as possible.
Closing Reception Food Station | $2,000 (3 available)
The best way to a person’s heart is through their stomach! Sponsor a Closing Reception food station and attendees will love you. If you sponsor a food station by June 30, we will place the station as close to your booth as possible.
Closing Reception Giveaway | $500
Make this BCMC a show to remember for one lucky attendee while promoting your company to component manufacturers! Sponsor the Closing Reception by offering a prize with a minimum value of $2,500. The winner will be chosen during the Closing Reception for BCMC and must be present to win. Your company name will be promoted on the BCMC website, in SBC Magazine and on signage at the show. Help drive the excitement and fun of this second annual BCMC event!
Coffee Break Cost | $900 (2 available: 1 on Wednesday & 1 on Thursday)
Who doesn’t love a fresh cup of coffee in the morning? Attendees are able to take a break and enjoy a cup of coffee in between educational sessions thanks to the coffee break sponsor. Through signage and coverage on the website you are able to say “this one is on me!”
Convention Center Banner | $2,500 (1 available)
Make your company’s name and logo larger than life in prominent locations throughout the convention center! Simply design your banner according to BCMC specs and email it to staff for installation at the show!
SOLD Directional & Meeting Room Signs | $3,150
As people are finding their way through the halls of the convention center, searching for the next directional sign to help them along, wouldn’t it be great if your company’s logo were always in sight?
Include your company logo on the front cover of handouts that will fall in the hands of every component manufacturer in attendance. You will receive exposure beyond BCMC as our educational track handouts have become a resource used throughout the year!
SOLD Educational Track Handouts – Advertising Back Cover Acknowledgement | $4,000
NEW! Emails to Promote the Show
Are you looking for an affordable way to promote your presence at the show? Include a small ad in an email being sent to all potential and registered attendees to promote the show. Exhibitor to provide 220x220 pixel ad and url for direct link. Space is provided on a first-come, first-served basis. (7 emails planned, 2 sponsorships available per email)
SBC Program Advertiser or Loyal Exhibitors | $250 per email
BCMC Exhibitor | $275 per email
SBCA Supplier Member | $300 per email
Non-Member | $500 per email
NEW! Emails to Promote the Show + Website Ad
Save money when you sponsor both a promo email and a BCMC website ad on one of the following pages: Discover Omaha, Exhibitors, Schedule, Hotels/Travel. Exhibitor to provide 220x220 pixel ad and url for direct link. Space is provided on a first-come, first-served basis. (7 emails planned, 2 sponsorships available per email)
SBC Program Advertiser or Loyal Exhibitors | $400 per one email & one ad placement
BCMC Exhibitor | $450 per one email & one ad placement
SBCA Supplier Member | $500 per one email & one ad placement
Non-Member | $900 per one email & one ad placement
NEW! Emails about Show Recap
As each day of BCMC is winding down, do you want to be at the forefront of each attendee’s mind? Be the exclusive sponsor of the daily show recap emails! An email will be sent to all BCMC attendees at the end of the day on Tuesday (10/24) and Wednesday (10/25). A final email recapping the show is sent the following week to everyone that attended the show and will also be included in SBC Industry News. (3 emails planned, 1 sponsorships available per email)
SBC Program Advertiser or Loyal Exhibitors | $500 per email
BCMC Exhibitor | $550 per email
SBCA Supplier Member | $600 per email
Non-Member | $1,000 per email
Floor Clings by Main Entrance or Food Court | $650 (15 available)
Make a lasting impression with your company logo on the carpeting/flooring near the main entrance or the food court. You design the custom floor cling according to BCMC specs and BCMC staff will take it from there. The cling will be placed on the carpet near the entryway to the show floor or near the food court. What a great reminder for people to visit your booth!
Floor Clings by Your Booth | $450
Capture attendees’ attention with your company name and logo on the carpeting directly in front of your booth. You design the custom floor cling according to BCMC specs and BCMC staff will take it from there. What a great way to welcome people to your booth!
NEW! Gobo | $1000 (15 available)
Sponsor a gobo! Project your logo in defined areas of the facility to promote your presence at the show.
Golf Hole | $250 (18 available)
A golf hole sponsor receives signage at the golf course and at BCMC. All monies raised from the golf outing will be donated to the BCMC Build.
NEW! Hilton Skywalk Clings
Promote your participation in the show with one or more window/wall clings the in skywalk between the convention center and the Hilton Hotel.
Top Window | $1,500 (20 sponsorships available)
Bottom Window | $500 (20 sponsorships available)
Walls Approaching Skywalk on the Hilton Omaha Side | $2,300 (4 sponsorships available)
Walls Approaching Skywalk on the CenturyLink Center Omaha Side | $4,500 (2 sponsorships available)
Industry Roundtable | $2,000 for 1 sponsor or $1,250 each for 2 sponsors
Component manufacturers and suppliers are invited to attend to gather and join facilitated small-group discussions on pre-selected topics. Each table will have a different topic and individuals are welcome to move from topic to topic throughout the event. Your sponsorship gives attendees two drink tickets on you! Drink tickets recognizing your support will be distributed at the door and you will be recognized on the BCMC website, in ads in SBC Magazine and in signage at the event.
NEW! Kick-off Presentation | $4,000 (1 available)
Does your company want to be front and center at BCMC? Sponsor the kick-off presentation! A digital sign with your logo will be shown above the entrance to the Ballroom and a slide about your company will be shown during breakfast. The sponsor will also be recognized verbally before the presentation. The kick-off event is always highly attended, making the kick-off sponsorship a great bang for your buck.
Lanyards | $5,000 plus expenses (1 available)
If you want your company’s logo around each exhibitor and attendee’s neck, this is the perfect sponsorship for you! Lanyards will be distributed to exhibitors and attendees from the BCMC registration booth. BCMC will design and procure the lanyards.
NEW! Learning Lab on the Show Floor | $5,000 (1 available)
BCMC is proud to provide educational sessions with significant take home value on industry hot topics. New this year is a Learning Lab on the Show Floor! The Learning Lab will be an extension of the educational sessions where attendees are encouraged to go after a session to finish a conversation and dig deeper into the topics. Be the exclusive sponsor of the Learning Lab to show you support every aspect of the attendee’s experience.
Mobile App | $6,000 for 1 sponsor or $4,000 each for 2 sponsors
Sponsor the mobile app and your logo will appear on the splash screen when the app launches. Your company name will also have a link in the menu. You will receive two promoted posts per show day. They are pinned to the top of the app’s activity feed for one hour and then posted on the wall. Lastly, you will receive one push notification per show day. A push notification pops up on the attendee’s smartphone like a text message (for anyone who has downloaded the app).
Mobile App Location-Based Messaging | $500 (2 available)
Using beacon technology, we can now deliver targeted messages to a decision-maker’s mobile device based on their precise location on the show floor. Enhance your marketing efforts by adding context to your messaging—grab the attention of decision-makers when they are near your booth. Your sponsored message will be sent to attendees as they enter the beacon transmission radius from your booth (alert is sent once to each attendee). As a sponsor, you have the ability to select a time slot for your message.
Here’s how it works:
- A beacons is placed in your booth.
- Attendee downloads the BCMC Mobile App, agrees to receive push notifications, and has their Bluetooth on. Have to be signed in and running in the background.
- Attendee walks within 230 feet of your booth (maximum beacon transmission radius).
- Beacon delivers your message to the attendee’s mobile device and prompts them to stop by your booth
Mobile App Promoted Post | $300 (7 available)
A promoted post is pinned to the top of the app’s activity feed for one hour. After the hour has expired, it is posted on the wall.
Mobile App Push Notification | $500 (4 available)
A push notification pops up on the attendee’s smartphone like a text message (for anyone who has downloaded the app).
Pens | $2,000 plus expenses (1 available)
Our attendees are known for taking lots of notes at our educational sessions. Why not have your company’s logo on the pen they are using! BCMC will design and procure the pens.
Plant Tour | $750 (3 available)
Connect with component manufacturers attending the plant tour by sponsoring this event. Not only will you be promoted in signage at the bus pick-up location and at the convention center, you will also be promoted with all sponsors on the BCMC website, in ads in SBC Magazine and in signage at the show. As the sponsor, you are welcome to have one employee ride the bus with plant tour attendees
Pre-Show Seminar | $300 (4 available)
Any company may sponsor the pre-show seminar and one representative from your company may attend.
Show Directory Ads
Put your name in their pockets with an ad in the Show Directory! You provide the ad design according to the BCMC specs.
Quarter Page Ad with full bleed (4.3125"w x 2"h), black/white | $250 (16 available)
Half Page Ad with full bleed (4.3125"w x 4"h), black/white | $500 (8 available)
SOLD Back Cover with full bleed (4.3125"w x 9.125"h), 4-color | Cost: $1,500
Inside Front or Back Cover Half or Full page Ad, 4-color | Half-page Cost: $750 (4 available) | Full-page Cost: $1250 (2 available)
SOLD Tote Bags | $2,500 plus expenses
Every attendee needs a tote bag to carry all of the valuable information they collect from the show. Why not make sure they take your company with them as well? Print your company’s logo on the tote bags distributed to all attendees from the BCMC registration booth. BCMC will design and procure the bags. Sponsor can supply a tote bag insert as a part of the sponsorship.
Tote Bag Insert | $550 (4 available)
Promote what’s new, what’s on sale, or what your company has to offer! Provide an 8-1/2” x 11” or smaller flyer/brochure that will be inserted in all tote bags that are distributed at the Registration booth. Each sponsor will provide a minimum of 700 items. (Please note: If your insert is multiple pages, it must be bound.) Recognition in SBC Magazine, the Show Directory and the website.
SOLD Vacation Giveaway | $5500
Sponsor the vacation giveaway and make a component manufacturer’s dreams come true! Chosen at the Closing Reception for BCMC, the lucky winner will receive a voucher worth up to $5,000 for the vacation of their choice. Your company name will be heavily promoted on the BCMC website, in SBC Magazine and on signage at the show. Make someone happy while promoting your company to 600+ component manufacturers.
NEW! Website Ads
Promote your presence at the show by placing an ad on the Discover Omaha, Exhibitors, Schedule, and/or Hotel/Travel pages of the BCMC website. Exhibitor to provide 220x220
pixel ad and url for direct link. Space is provided on a first-come, first-served basis. (3 sponsorships available per month per page)
SBC Program Advertiser or Loyal Exhibitors | $250 per month
BCMC Exhibitor | $275 per month
SBCA Supplier Member | $300 per month
Non-Member | $500 per month