Sponsorship Information

For more information on sponsoring Corporate Directors Forum’s “Director of the Year” awards, please contact Christina de Vaca at 858/455.7930, or by email at sponsorships@directorsforum.com.

Download a PDF of the Sponsor Benefits and Sponsor Commitment Form


Sponsorship Benefits

HOST SPONSOR (1) – $20,000: Sold!  Marsh & McLennan Agency (formerly Barney & Barney)

  • Co-host on podium night of DOY
  • One award presenter at podium on night of DOY
  • Equal billing with CDF in all advertising, press releases & collateral related to DOY 2017
  • 2 tables with total 20 guests, front and center at the DOY gala
  • VIP reception – 6 guests
  • Listing in event program
  • Designation as host sponsor in multi-media presentation
  • Dominance of your company logo and URL link on CDF DOY 2017 website

VIP RECEPTION HOST (1) – $10,000: Sold!  BDO USA, LLP

  • Co-host on podium at VIP reception
  • One award presenter at podium on night of DOY
  • 1 table with total 10 guests; priority seating at DOY
  • Full-screen logo included in video
  • VIP reception – 6 guests
  • Listing in event program
  • Your company logo and URL link on CDF DOY 2017 website

ENTERTAINMENT SPONSOR (1) – $10,000 Sold!  Haskell & White LLP

  • Event opening entertainment – TBA
  • Stage presence with the Entertainer
  • Exclusive logo recognition on stage during performance
  • Attendee take-away item with logo
  • 1 table with total 10 guests; priority seating at DOY
  • VIP Reception Guest
  • Listing on event program
  • Your company logo and URL link on CDF DOY 2017 website

PRESENTING SPONSORS (10) – $5,000 – 3 Remaining

  • One award presenter at podium on night of DOY
  • 1 table with total 10 guests; priority seating at DOY
  • Full screen logo included in video
  • VIP reception – 2 guests
  • Listing in event program
  • Your company logo and URL link on CDF DOY 2017 website

WINE SPONSOR (1) – $5,000

  • Verbal recognition from the podium
  • Sponsor signage at every guest’s seat
  • Four (4) DOY 2017 Event tickets
  • Listing in event program
  • Your company logo and URL link on CDF DOY 2017 website

MARTINI BAR SPONSOR (1) – $5,000

  • Verbal recognition from the podium
  • Martini Bar “naming rights” and sponsor signage within
  • Four (4) DOY 2017 Event tickets
  • Listing in event program
  • Your company logo and URL link on CDF DOY 2017 website

BEER GARDEN SPONSOR (1) – $5,000

  • Verbal recognition from the podium
  • Beer garden “naming rights” and sponsor signage within
  • Four (4) DOY 2017 Event tickets
  • Listing in event program
  • Your company logo and URL link on CDF DOY 2017 website

DESSERT SPONSOR (1) – $3,000

  • Verbal recognition from the podium
  • Sponsor signage at every guest’s seat
  • Four (4) DOY 2017 Event tickets
  • Listing in event program
  • Your company logo and URL link on CDF DOY 2017 website

RECEPTION/BAR SPONSOR (1) – $3,000

  • Verbal recognition from the podium
  • Sponsor presence at reception bars
  • Four (4) DOY 2017 event tickets
  • Listing in event program
  • Your company logo and URL link on CDF DOY 2017 website

CENTERPIECE SPONSOR (1) – $3,000:  Sold!  Wagenknecht IP Law

  • Verbal recognition from the podium
  • Sponsor signage on each table at event
  • Four (4) DOY 2017 event tickets
  • Listing in event program
  • Your company logo and URL link on CDF DOY 2017 website

ATTENDEE GIFT SPONSOR (2) – $3,000

  • Verbal recognition from the podium
  • Logo sponsor gift at tables for all attendees
  • Two (2) DOY 2017 event tickets
  • Listing in event program
  • Your company logo and URL link on CDF DOY 2017 website

RECEPTION/ENTERTAINMENT SPONSOR (1) – $3,000:

  • Event reception entertainment – TBA
  • Verbal recognition from the podium
  • Your company logo on visibility signage adjacent to reception entertainment
  • Two (2) DOY 2017 event tickets
  • Listing in event program
  • Your company logo and URL link on CDF DOY 2017 website

SUPPORTING [TABLE] SPONSOR (unlimited) – $2,500

  • 1 table with 10 guests at DOY 2017
  • Signage on table
  • Your company logo and URL link on CDF DOY 2017 website

MEDIA SPONSOR (1) – Contact Christina de Vaca at 858/455.7930, or by email at sponsorships@directorsforum.com.


 

Corporate Directors Forum is a  San Diego-based, 501(c)(6) nonprofit organization founded in 1991. Its purpose is to help directors, and those who support them, build more effective boards through continuous learning and peer-networking.  We believe that boards of directors are strategic assets of corporations, education makes better directors, better directors make boards more effective, and more effective boards make better corporations.