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Advertising, exhibiting and sponsoring opportunities to reach credit unions

CU in Denver Advertising & Sponsorships

Promote your brand to credit union leaders from around the globe at the premier Global Conference hosted by Credit Union National Association (CUNA) and the World Council of Credit Unions. This year's co-hosted event will see future-focused credit unions from around the world coming together under one roof in Denver, Colorado, USA.

EDUCATIONAL OPPORTUNITIES

Keynote Speaker (multiple available) $25,000 USD each
Alan Mulally Keynote Session - SOLD to CUNA Mutual Group
Navi Radjou and Luke Williams Keynote Sessions are available

Here's your opportunity to associate your brand with high-level speakers. As a sponsor, your company will be recognized in signage and on stage at the beginning of the session. You will also receive six reserved seats and your company logo on screen.

Industry Trends & Best Practice Sessions $7,500 USD each
Showcase your organization as a thought leader during the Conference. 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 up to six concurrent sessions held on Monday, July 13.  Session proposals will be reviewed by CUNA & World Council for consideration.  Deadline for proposals is May 1, 2015. Click here to submit your application.

Break Out Session (multiple available) $5,000 USD
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).

 

FOOD FUNCTION OPPORTUNITIES

Opening Reception $15,000 USD
Standout when sponsoring the very first networking opportunity at the Conference. Includes signage and recognition of your company during the welcoming ceremony immediately preceding the reception.

Tasting Reception $10,000 USD
At the closing event of the tradeshow, showcase your brand to all attendees. Includes signage and recognition of your company throughout the program.

Breakfast (three available) $10,000 USD
Have your brand greet the delegates in the morning! You can be the exclusive sponsor of breakfast. Your company logo and message will be on table tents and also on the big screen while attendees enjoy breakfast. Includes signage and recognition of your company throughout the program.

Lunch (two available) $10,000 USD
Cater to the entire delegation during lunch. Includes signage and recognition of your company throughout the program.

Networking Breaks (five available) $5,000 USD
Make an impression on attendees by putting your brand on signage near the tasty treats delivered in the exhibit hall. Includes signage and recognition of your company throughout the program.

Closing Party $50,000 USD
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.

 

BRANDING & ADVERTISING OPPORTUNITIES

Conference Attendee Bags $20,000 USD - SOLD to CO-OP Financial Services
A very popular item with attendees. Your company name and logo will be imprinted on the conference bags along with the 2015 ACUC / WCUC logo.  Great exposure as most attendees carry the bags throughout the conference and take them home.

Name Badge Lanyards $15,000 USD - SOLD to PSCU  
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.

Program Book Sponsorship $15,000 USD
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.

Pocket Agenda $10,000 USD
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.

Hotel Key Cards $10,000 USD - SOLD to CUNA 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.

Guest Bag $10,000 USD
These 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 Denver in these large totes!

High Boy Community Tables $5,000 USD
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!

Program Book Belly Band $5,000 USD
For an additional $5,000 USD you can add a full-color bellyband for the program book. Sponsor will be provided with the specifications and template and you provide the artwork for printing.

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

Aisle Signs $1,500 USD for 1 / package of 3 for $4,000 USD
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.

 

TECHNOLOGY OPPORTUNITIES

Conference App
Go mobile and associate your brand with the Conference 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.

Gold Sponsorship - $10,000 USD (limit to 1 sponsor) - SOLD to CO-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 USD (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 USD (limit to 5 sponsors)

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

Charging Station & Cyber Café (two available) $10,000 USD 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.

Email Banner $5,000 USD
Your banner ad will run at the foot of a 2015 ACUC/WCUC e-mail marketing communication to 8,000-10,000 recipients.

 

PROMOTIONAL PRODUCT OPPORTUNITIES

RUN FOR A CAUSE 5K RUN/WALK $15,000 USD
Join your fellow delegates for a 5km (about 3 miles) walk/run while enjoying beautiful downtown Denver  and also giving back! All profits of this event will be donated to a pre-determined charity. Make your company stand out with your logo on the t-shirts that all participants will receive and then wear around the world! Add to this package the opportunity to supply Conference Water bottles and double your exposure!

Water Bottles @ the Run for a Cause $10,000 USD
Help your fellow delegates stay hydrated during this fantastic event! Bottle with your logo will be passed out to each participant.

Device Wipes $5,000 USD
The smart phone/tablet cleaning cloth is a high-quality, ultra-fine microfiber cloth that removes fingerprints from 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. The wipes are included in attendee registration materials.

Luggage Tags $5,000 USD
Tag credit union decision-makers with your brand. The tags are included in attendee registration materials.

Pens $5,000 USD
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 USD
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. The lip balms are included in attendee registration materials.

Hand Sanitizers $5,000 USD
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.

 

ADDITIONAL OPPORTUNITIES

New in 2015! Conference Friend $3,250 USD
Designed for companies who would like to participate in the Conference, but, not exhibit.  This level of support comes with one complimentary registrations and recognition in the program book.

Hotel Room Drop (multiple) $2,500 USD + 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!

 

SPONSORSHIP LEVELS

Mix and match your exhibit and sponsor opportunities to achieve your desired sponsorship level! Remember, exhibitors who take advantage of CUNA's advertising, sponsoring and exhibiting opportunities receive preferred booth placement in the exhibit hall.

Diamond Sponsorships $25,000 USD+ 

(or sponsors whose opportunities add up to this level):

  • Four additional booth representative registrations (value $2,800)
  • Complimentary full page program book ad (value $2,500)
  • Special thank you signage in the exhibit hall
  • Highlighted designation on exhibit hall map 5
  • 50-word description in the Diamond sponsor section of program book
  • Special name badge recognition
  • Special thank you sign for your booth
  • Special company recognition and logo featured during opening general session
  • An e-mail banner at the foot of a 2015 CU in Denver e-mail marketing communication to 8,000-10,000 recipients (value $5,000)

Platinum Sponsorships $15,000 - $24,999 USD 

(or sponsors whose opportunities add up to this level)

  • Two additional booth representative registrations (value $1,400)
  • Complimentary half-page program book ad (value $1,500)
  • Special thank you signage in the exhibit hall
  • Highlighted designation on exhibit hall map
  • 50-word description in the Platinum sponsor section of program book
  • Special name badge recognition
  • Special thank you sign for your booth

Gold Sponsorships $5,000 - $14,999 USD

(or sponsors whose opportunities add up to this level)

  • Special thank you signage in the exhibit hall
  • Highlighted designation on exhibit hall map
  • Special name badge recognition Special thank you sign for your booth
  • Company name and logo in the Gold sponsor section of program book