ACUC Advertising & Sponsorships

June 29 - July 3, 2014 • San Francisco, CA

Sponsoring at ACUC allows you to promote your brand in front of credit union leaders. Explore the CUNA ACUC sponsorship and advertising opportunities below!

Remember - you must exhibit at ACUC if you'd like to sponsor.

Speaking Sponsorship Opportunity

Want to speak at CUNA ACUC?

Industry Trends & Best Practice Sessions     $7,500
Showcase your organization as a thought leader at one of CUNA's national events! We are looking for highly interactive, impactful 30-40 minute sessions on emerging trends and best practices from credit union providers. Share hot topics, emerging trends or best practices with credit union executives and volunteers.

There will be three to five concurrent sessions held on Tuesday and Wednesday morning from 8:30 – 9:15am immediately following breakfast. Session proposals will be reviewed by CUNA for consideration.

Deadline for proposals is May 2, 2014.
Click here to submit your application

All Other Sponsorship Opportunities

Closing Party     $50,000
Attendees will wrap up the event with a celebration! As the exclusive sponsor, you receive name and logo recognition on the conference website in addition to stage presence and onsite recognition and signage.

Keynote Speaker (3 available)     $25,000 each
Here's your opportunity to associate your brand with high-level speakers like:

  • Decorated Navy SEAL and author of Lone Survivor, Marcus Luttrell
  • Founder of The Extreme Leadership Institute, Steve Farber SOLD — CUNA Mutual Group
  • Author of Leaders Eat Last: Why Some Teams Pull Together and Others Don't, Simon Sinek

As a sponsor, your company will be recognized in signage and on stage at the beginning of the session.

Hilton Main Entrance Center Door Cling     $30,000
Be right in attendees' line of sight as they enter the Hilton. You'll receive two door clings on the main center entrance to put your brand front and center.

Hilton Main Entrance Door Cling— Left or Right     $15,000  
Catch attendees' line of sight as they enter the Hilton. Two spots are available at the Hilton entrance, so you are the first thing that attendees see.

Conference Attendee Bags     $20,000 SOLDCO-OP Financial Services
A very popular item with attendees. Your company name and logo will be imprinted on the conference bags along with the 2014 ACUC logo. Great exposure as most attendees carry the bags throughout the conference and take them home.

Name Badge Lanyards     $15,000 SOLDCO-OP Financial Services
Your logo or name will appear along with the conference logo on the lanyards on this very visible item. Name badges are required for conference admittance, so this is a sure-fire way to keep your name in front of all attendees.

hiltonlobbypillarHilton Lobby Pillar     $12,500
The lobby is a constantly-used space by attendees. Get a dynamic floor to ceiling spot by using one of the main lobby pillar wrap-around clings.

Hilton Lobby Floor Clings     $12,500
Carve out space in the high-trafficked lobby floor. Get a total of seven clings scattered throughout the main lobby. Attendees will be sure to encounter your imagery as they collaborate and meet up in this central location.

Charging Station & Cyber Café (two available)     $10,000 each
Sponsor the always popular Charging Station and Cybercafé with free Internet and e-mail access for attendees, and a place to plug in their devices. In addition to signage, your company's name and logo appears on each computer screen.

Hotel Key Cards     $10,000 SOLDCUNA Mutual Group
Be seen at check-in and every time attendees enter their rooms. The key card sponsorship includes your company name/logo message printed on the hotel key cards.

Hilton Window Clings     $10,000hiltonwindowcling
Put your logo up on spanning windows right on the path to and from General Sessions. You'll become a recognized landmark with a 6'7'' x 9'5'' sign on the well-traveled walk way.

Directional Floor Cling     $10,000
Be visible all around the Hilton. Get seven total signs scattered around high-visibility spots in the hotel that attendees will be searching out to ensure they are headed the right way for sessions.

Pocket Agenda     $10,000
This sponsorship provides a full panel (dimensions approximately 3.75' x 4.5') for your company name, logo, and marketing message on the much-used agenda.

City Tote     $10,000
These clear bags, imprinted with your logo, will be available to give out in your booth as a place to stash goodies and handouts. Attendees will love carrying their items around San Francisco in these large, zipper-topped totes!

General Session Breakfast     $7,500
You can be the exclusive sponsor of breakfast on Tuesday or Wednesday morning in the General Session room. Your company logo and message will be on table tents and also on the big screen while attendees enjoy breakfast.

ACUC Conference App     $7,500
Go mobile and associate your brand with the ACUC when you sponsor the conference App. You'll make a tech-savvy impact on the credit union leaders and decision-makers in attendance with these opportunities to display your logo on the app's splash screen, publish feature posts, and send a conference-wide push notifications.
Sponsorship opportunities are limited.

Gold - $7,500 (limit to 1 sponsor) SOLDCO-OP Financial Services

  • Your logo on the splash screen
  • One promotional post pinned to the top of the activity feed for 30 minutes
  • One app section with logo on the navigation screen and link to more info
  • One global push notification

Silver - $4,000 (limit to 2 sponsors)

  • Two promotional posts pinned to the top of the activity feed for 20 minutes
  • One global push notification

Bronze - $2,500 (limit to 5 sponsors)

  • One promotional post pinned to the top of the activity feed for 30 minutes

Hilton Reader Board     $7,500
Get signage in high traffic locations throughout the conference center. These large signs will be sure to snag the attention of people walking by.

hiltonescalorglassclingEscalator Glass Cling       $5,000
Make one of the high-visibility glass panes display your logo and message. Attendees will be sure to notice in this prime transportation hub.

Escalator Banner       $10,000 each
Be by attendees' sides during the ups and downs of the conference. Gain a spot visible from escalators on one of ten tall panes of glass.


Custom Fortune Cookies     $5,000
Attendees love the surprise of cracking open a fortune cookie. Create the message that attendees will be excited to see.

Device Wipes     $5,000
The smart phone/tablet cleaning cloth is a high-quality, ultra-fine microfiber cloth that removes fingerprints form a variety of devices. This great looking cloth can be customized with your logo and is a great "keep' item that everyone will want and use. This will be inserted in the conference bag.

High Boy Community Tables     $5,000
Have your company logo on 10 high boys at the event. Table tops are 30" rounds and your company logo and message will be custom fitted for maximum exposure. This will be a highly visible opportunity!

Break Out Session     $5,000
Sponsor an educational breakout session that attendees will remember. Includes signage and recognition of your company in front of session attendees (subject to availability and show management discretion).

Email Banner     $5,000
Your banner ad will run at the foot of a 2014 ACUC e-mail marketing communication to 8,000-10,000 recipients.

Exhibit Hall Food Event     $5,000
Make an impression on attendees by putting your brand on signage near the tasty treats delivered in the exhibit hall.

Luggage Tags     $5,000
Tag credit union decision makers with your brand. These tags will be included in attendee registration materials.

Pens     $5,000
Your brand will be in hand as attendees use conference pens imprinted with your name/logo. The pens are included in attendee registration materials.

Lip Balm     $5,000
Stick your logo right on top of one of attendees' favorite registration materials. Plus, you'll stay with attendees as they pocket the lip balm to bring back with them after the conference.

Hand Sanitizers     $5,000
A full day of shaking hands will make all attendees want to reach for some hand sanitizer. Display your logo prominently on this give-away included in attendee registration materials.

Hotel Room Drop (multiple)     $2,500 plus hotel fees
Reach attendees at their hotel with an early morning, mid-afternoon or early evening room drop. Each drop will be placed directly under or at each attendee's door. Your message can't be missed! Hotel charges are the responsibility of the sponsor.

Aisle Signs     $1,500 for 1 or a package of 3 for $4,000
Get outstanding exposure in the exhibit hall! Highlight your company name and logo on a 4' x 8' sign that hangs at one end of the aisle. These are first-come, first-served, so be sure to reserve your sign today.

Program Book Sponsorship     $15,000 SOLD — Collateral Consultants LLC
As the program book sponsor, your logo and company name is printed on the cover, and you have two, full-color, one page ads in the "sweet spots" of the book - the inside front cover and back cover. The book is an ongoing source of information that attendees take back to the credit union.

Belly Band     $5,000
For an additional $5,000 you can add a full-color bellyband for the program book. CUNA will provide the specifications and template, and you provide the artwork for printing.

Program Book Advertising Full-Page Ad for $2,500 or Half-Page Ad for $1,500
Place a 1 color full- or half-page ad in the ACUC Program Book to showcase your company.

Exhibitor Housing

Don't forget to reserve your room for CUNA ACUC.

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Reserve your room online today!

Diamond Sponsorships
$25,000+ (or sponsors whose opportunities add up to this level)

Platinum Sponsorships
$15,000 - $24,999 (or sponsors whose opportunities add up to this level)

Gold Sponsorships
$5,000 - $14,999 (or sponsors whose opportunities add up to this level)

Learn more about the perks of being a Diamond, Platinum or Gold level sponsor!