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2023 Annual Outdoor Economy Conference Sponsorship Opportunities

The audience for the Outdoor Economy Conference represents every part of the outdoor economy and its value chain, with the event consistently selling out every year of in-person operations. The 2023 conference will convene this broad range of stakeholders, build shared understanding and analysis, and catalyze meaningful action to ensure a sustainable and vibrant future for the outdoor economy in Western North Carolina and across the country.

In 2022, over 600 attendees came from 26 US states and 47 NC counties (plus Canada). 2022 is poised to be even bigger, drawing people from across North Carolina, the US, and beyond.

Attendees include leaders from:

  • Outdoor Industry Businesses
  • Non-Profits and User Groups
  • Supply Chain Businesses and Allied Industries
  • Professional Services
  • Local, State, and Federal Government
  • Economic Development and Tourism
  • Education + Workforce Development
  • Land Management and Conservation

presenting

$25,000
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Presenting Sponsor benefits

  • Title Sponsor of Conference, i.e. “2023 Annual Outdoor Economy Conference, Presented by [Your Company]”
  • Conference Kick-Off/Opening Reception Celebration Welcome
  • Full-Page Inside Cover Ad on Conference Program (Print & Digital)
  • Banner or signage on site in prominent location
  • “On stage” verbal recognition from MC during plenary sessions and in conference deck
  • Prime custom-size booth location facing main stage
  • 15 VIP Event Passes
  • 15 Conference Passes
  • Social media recognition in standalone post recognizing partnership, as well as group posts
  • Presenting spot in Conference App Exhibitor Center
  • XXL Logo on website, in program sponsor page, and on collective sponsor banner at the Conference
  • Opportunity to boost visibility and impact with additional, sponsor-exclusive branding opportunities
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Platinum

$12,500

Benefits

  • Half-page Ad (Print & Virtual) - exclusive size to sponsor level
  • Your Choice of High Traffic 20'W x 8'D Corner Booths
  • 8 VIP Event Passes (Exclusive to Sponsors, Speakers, and Key VIPs)
  • 8 Conference Passes (Valued at $550/ea)
  • Title Sponsorship of Session Track, Including Banner on Track Breakout Stage
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  • XL Logo on website sponsor page & homepage, program sponsor page, and collective sponsor banner
  • Platinum placement in Conference App Exhibitor Center
  • “On stage” verbal recognition from MC & standalone slide on conference decks
  • Social media shout-out in standalone "Track Sponsor" post, plus group posts
  • Opportunity to boost visibility with additional sponsor-exclusive branding opportunities
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Gold

$7,500

Benefits

  • Quarter-page Ad (Print & Virtual) in Conference Program
  • Your Choice of High-Traffic 10'W x 8'D Booth Locations
  • 5 VIP Event Passes (Exclusive to Sponsors, Speakers, and Key VIPs)
  • 5 Conference Passes (Valued at $550/ea)
  • Opportunities for Workshop and Shoulder Session Title Sponsorships
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  • Large Logo on website sponsor page & homepage, program sponsor page, and collective sponsor banner
  • Gold placement in Conference App's Exhibitor Center
  • “On stage” verbal recognition from MC and standalone slide in conference decks
  • Social media recognition in group posts
  • Opportunity to boost visibility with additional sponsor-exclusive branding opportunities
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Silver

$4,000

Benefits

  • 1/8-page Ad (Print & Virtual)
  • 10'W x 8'D Booth (As Assigned)
  • 3 VIP Event Passes (Exclusive to Sponsors, Speakers, and Key VIPs)
  • 3 Conference Passes (valued at $550/ea)
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  • Medium Logo on website sponsor page, program sponsor page, and collective sponsor banner
  • Silver placement in Conference App's Exhibitor Center
  • “On stage” collective recognition from MC and shared slide in conference deck
  • Social media recognition in group posts
  • Discounted Upgrades for Ads & Booth Selection
  • Opportunity to boost visibility with additional sponsor-exclusive branding opportunities
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In-Kind, A La Carte, Exhibitor-Only, and Custom Sponsorship Opportunities Available.

Contact Noah Wilson, Conference Director, at [email protected] or 828-214-7818 for

more information and to discuss sponsorship opportunities