Rich in history. Rich in opportunity.
A w o r l d - c l a s s a u d i e n c e a t y o u r re a c h August 9-17, 2014
Whether it’s brand exposure, advertising, hosting an event, or box seat tickets for you and your clients, the Western & Southern Open provides many opportunities to reach a local, national and international audience. The Western & Southern Open is one of only five tournaments in the world, outside of the Grand Slams, to host top-level men’s and women’s professional tennis events at the same venue during the same week, each year. There exists no better venue than the Lindner Family Tennis Center to entertain your employees and clients. Fresh off a recent $22 million expansion, the Tennis Center delivers an intimate tennis setting with the region’s best food, wine and entertainment. Don’t miss your chance to join the hundreds of thousands in 2014 that will come out to the must-attend event of the summer.
The best athletes in the world August 9-17, 2014
Each year the worldâ€™s best players come to Cincinnati to compete for more than $6 million in prize money. This year will be no different. Reigning champions Rafael Nadal and Victoria Azarenka lead fields packed with top players, including names like Novak Djokovic, Venus & Serena Williams, Maria Sharapova, Andy Murray and Roger Federer.
Dining at some of the best restaurants from Cincinnatiâ€™s flourishing food scene.
Socializing at destination bars like the el Arco Tequila Margarita Bar.
More than 30 bands provide the soundtrack for your day or night out in this vacation setting.
M u c h m o re t h a n j u s t a s p o r t i n g e v e n t August 9-17, 2014
Shopping at a variety of unique retailers for anything from jewelry to the latest apparel and equipment.
State of the art venue with a focus on beautiful landscaping and fan experience.
O u t s t a n d i n g o p p o r t u n i t i e s a n d e x p o s u re August 9-17, 2014
Broadcast coast to coast and around the globe
Your introduction to an unmatched affluent audience
The event was broadcast LIVE for 66 total domestic hours on network partners ESPN and Tennis Channel and seen by more than 60 million fans around the world in 2013. Event highlights are shown around the clock domestically on SportsCenter and similar programs. More than 160 countries on six continents watch the event play out live from Cincinnati each year.
2013 attendance of 187,183 represented an all-time record, with 13 of 16 sessions selling out.
Fans flock to the tournament online • More than 9 million page impressions on tournament website and mobile app during tournament week. • Over 3 million unique visitors to the tournament websites each year.
Exponential growth in social media Fans and followers of the event on Facebook and Twitter enjoy exclusive content, contests and the most up-todate information on the happenings at the Lindner Family Tennis Center. Grow your social media audience by partnering with the tournament’s established and active networks – 50,000 Facebook Fans, 24,000 Twitter followers and a million viewers on YouTube.
• Fans spend an average of 6.5 hours on grounds per visit • 97% are college educated • 62% have household income above $100,000 • 53% female /47% male audience • Fans came from 50 states and 30 countries
(Source: R. L. Repass and Partners, Inc.)
Creative ways to promote your business • International, national and regional exposure available via signage in “camera view”, website and other unique mediums to reach your target audience. • National exposure available via television spots during tournament broadcast. • Opportunities to exhibit, sell and sample products at site and through other channels.
A hospitality experience like no other Watch the world’s best players from the comfort of an indoor luxury suite or entertain larger groups of clients in air-conditioned hospitality tents. Gourmet catering options, full bar service and special visits from players provide options to round out the experience.
A s p eSPECTACULAR ctacular event IT’S August 9-17, 2014
Contact us today to find out how you can benefit from: • Sponsorship Exposure • Private Corporate Hospitality Tents • Luxury Suites • VIP Experiences • Special Events • Box Seats • Print Advertising • Website, Social Media and more
Western & Southern Open 250 East Fifth Street Suite 1310 Cincinnati, Ohio 45202
www.cincytennis.com Shawn Leibold 513.665. 3826 SLeibold@cincytennis.com
Western & Southern Open 250 East Fifth Street Suite 1310 Cincinnati, Ohio 45202 513.651.0303
The Western & Southern Open is the biggest summer party in the Midwest, hosting nearly 200,000 fans from 50 states and 30 countries, in addi...