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OPPORTUNITIES GUIDE Member-exclusive sponsorship, advertising and public relations opportunities


BENEFITS OF SPONSORSHIP Perception

Improve the way you are perceived by your target audience.

Engagement

Increase your community engagement and improve loyalty.

Sales

Target audience turns into loyal customers.

Relationships

Leads

Strengthen customer relationships through face-to-face interaction.

Reputation

Sponsoring an event is a great chance for a brand to get new leads.

Recognition

Build a good reputation around your brand.

Make your products more recognizable.

Access

Direct access to your target market.

Interested in sponsoring an event or publication?

Please contact Nichole Kaiser for more information at 402.436.2355 or nkaiser@lcoc.com.

Visibility

Increase your visibility and keep your company top of mind.


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Annual Lunch

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Women in Business Conference

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Chamber Classic Golf Tournament

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Economic Development Breakfast

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Federal Legislative Summit

Creating a quality dialogue

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Celebrate Business Awards

between a brand and its

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Lincoln Business Expo

potential customers can be achieved

The LNK

by moving away from the traditional

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Savor the City

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The HIVE

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Chamber Coffee

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Policy Forums

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Face the Chamber

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State Legislative Breakfast

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CEO Welcome Reception

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Ambassador Council

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Young Professionals Group (YPG)

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YP Week

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YPG Golf Tournament

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YPG Events

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Electronic Media Sponsorships

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Monthly Events

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Signature Events

forms of advertising and by experimenting with a different and a more effective marketing channel — EVENT SPONSORSHIP. Event sponsorship allows companies to reach specific audiences and build long-lasting relationships.

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ANNUAL LUNCH February 27 | Pinnacle Bank Arena

This spirited luncheon celebrates the accomplishments of the Chamber and the City of Lincoln. The Chamber’s Annual Lunch welcomes more than 700 guests to hear the latest news and receive the annual report. As an added bonus, the Chamber features a keynote speaker. This year we will hear from University of Nebraska Head Football Coach Scott Frost.

PRESENTING SPONSOR | $5,000  Company logo featured on all print, electronic media and signage  Table for 10  Company logo displayed in the program and on the table  Presenting Sponsors also enjoy the option of attending all preliminary and post-event engagements with our featured speaker

CORPORATE SPONSOR | $2,500  Company logo featured throughout all print and electronic media  Table for 10  Company logo displayed in the program and on the table

TABLE SPONSOR | $1,500  Table for 10  Company name featured in program and on the table

INDIVIDUAL TICKET | $60 4 | OPPORTUNITIES GUIDE – ANNUAL LUNCH


WOMEN IN BUSINESS CONFERENCE April 4 | Country Club of Lincoln

72% of consumers positively view

This annual half-day conference is held in partnership with

brands that provide quality event

the University of Nebraska–Lincoln College of Business.

experiences and 74% of respondents admit that engaging with brands that create memorable moments makes them much more likely to buy their product. Slowly but surely it is becoming more evident that investing in experiences and building strong relationships is much wiser than spending money on advertising spaces. Being under the same roof and engaging with hundreds or thousands of potential customers offers greater return on investment.

The Women in Business Conference draws more than 300 attendees. This event is geared toward visionary men and women who want to discover the tools for success, make strategic business connections and leave feeling empowered and inspired to take action. PRESENTING SPONSOR | $2,000

 Company logo featured throughout all print, electronic media and signage  Table for 10  Company logo displayed in the program and on the table

CORPORATE SPONSOR | $1,000

 Company logo featured throughout all print media  Half table (5 seats)  Company logo displayed on the table

INDIVIDUAL TICKET | $65

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CHAMBER CLASSIC GOLF TOURNAMENT May 10 | Hillcrest Country Club

This tournament sells out every year. Businesses delight in providing fun activities and

EAGLE SPONSOR | $2,500

MULLIGAN SPONSOR | $1,500

 Company signage placed throughout the course

 Company logo on mulligan vouchers

 Company logo featured throughout all print media and signage

giveaways at each hole—and the

 Two 4-person teams

players love it. This event has

 Hole sponsorship

many sponsorship opportunities

GOLF CART SPONSOR | $2,000

 Company logo featured throughout all print media and signage

 4-person team

AWARDS RECEPTION SPONSOR $1,500

 Company logo featured throughout all print media and signage

and is a fun way to give your

 Company logo featured throughout all print media and signage

business exposure. Express your

 Company logo on all golf carts

 4-person team

creativity while the golfers enjoy a

 4-person team

day of friendly competition at the

BIRDIE SPONSOR | $1,500

BEVERAGE CART SPONSOR $1,500

beautiful Hillcrest Country Club.

 Company logo featured throughout all print media and signage

4 PERSON TEAM | $650

 Company signage placed throughout the course  4-person team

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 Signage featured in the clubhouse

 Company logo featured throughout all print media and signage  Signage featured on no less than 3 beverage carts  4-person team


GOLF GIFT BAG SPONSOR $1,500 (LIMIT 1)

PUTTING GREEN SPONSOR $1,500

 Bags are handed out during registration, your business is on display throughout the day and taken home by golfers

 Signage featured on the practice putting green

 Company logo featured throughout all print media and signage

 4-person team

REGISTRATION SPONSOR $1,500

 Company logo featured throughout all print media and signage  Signage featured in the clubhouse  4-person team

BREAKFAST SPONSOR | $1,500

 Company logo featured throughout all print media and signage  Signage featured in the clubhouse  4-person team

 Company logo featured throughout all print media and signage

 4-person team

DRIVING RANGE SPONSOR $1,500

 Company logo featured throughout all print media and signage  Signage featured on the driving range  4-person team

HOLE SPONSOR | $300 (LIMIT 18)

Eighteen holes throughout the course are available for sponsorship. Sponsoring businesses should plan to have a fun activity or unique experience that showcases their business.  Company logo featured throughout all print media

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LEADING WITH CHANGE + INNOVATION

ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT BREAKFAST Spring | Lincoln Marriott Cornhusker Hotel

The collective strength of our organizations drives growth and excitement about new projects in Lincoln. The Economic Development Breakfast is a time to celebrate the advancements and achievements of our continuously thriving city. This event offers a sneak preview of new ideas and developments so that you can be in the know about Lincoln’s business landscape. PRESENTING SPONSOR | $2,500

 Company logo featured throughout all print, electronic media and signage  Table for 10  Company logo displayed in the program and on the table  Presenting Sponsors also enjoy the option of attending all preliminary and post-event engagements with our featured speaker

TABLE SPONSOR | $750  Table for 10  Company logo displayed in the program and on the table

INDIVIDUAL TICKET | $35

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FEDERAL LEGISLATIVE SUMMIT August | Strategic Air Command & Aerospace Museum

The Lincoln Chamber of Commerce, along with more than 500 business and community leaders from Lincoln and across Nebraska meet with our Federal Delegation to be briefed on issues important to business and our communities. The program will feature a keynote address. This event is brought to you by the Lincoln Chamber of Commerce, the Nebraska Chamber of Commerce and Industry and the Greater Omaha Chamber. PATRIOT SPONSOR | $5,000

VICTORY SPONSOR | $2,000

 Table for 10

 2 seats at the event

 Company logo displayed on the table

 Company logo displayed on sponsor signage

 Company logo featured throughout all print, electronic media and signage

 Company logo displayed on sponsor signage

 Company logo featured throughout all print media

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CORPORATE TABLE SPONSOR $1,500

LIBERTY SPONSOR | $3,000

 Company logo featured throughout all print media

 Company logo displayed on the table

 5 seats at the event

 Company name displayed on sponsor signage

 Company logo displayed on sponsor signage

LEGISLATIVE summi

 Table for 10

INDIVIDUAL TICKET | $99

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AWARD CATEGORIES CORNERSTONE AWARD

The Cornerstone Award is presented to the entity whose skillful endeavor has added to the economic base of our community.

TOURISM DEVELOPMENT AWARD

The Tourism Development Award recognizes creativity in the tourism industry.

ENTREPRENEURIAL SPIRIT AWARD

The Entrepreneurial Spirit Award recognizes creativity in the development of enterprise in Lincoln.

GREEN BUSINESS OF THE YEAR

The Green Business of the Year Award is designed to honor a business that creates an environmentally responsible business.

MANUFACTURER OF THE YEAR

The Manufacturer of the Year Award recognizes a company that positively impacts the region and brings quality manufacturing jobs to Lincoln.

SMALL BUSINESS OF THE YEAR

The Small Business of the Year Award is intended to honor a business which best exemplifies the spirit of free enterprise in Lincoln.

BUSINESS

BURNHAM YATES CITIZENSHIP AWARD

The Burnham Yates Award recognizes individual citizenship efforts and charitable contributions to the city.

ROGER T. LARSON COMMUNITY BUILDER AWARD

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The Roger T. Larson Community Builder Award is given each year to an exceptional candidate whose proven leadership and influence, through public service, has shaped the Lincoln community.


CELEBRATE BUSINESS AWARDS August 28 | Lincoln Marriott Cornhusker Hotel

The Chamber celebrates businesses of all sizes. The Celebrate Business luncheon has a 20-year history of being sold out, with more than 700 community leaders attending. This is an event for those who want to make new business connections and be an active part of the Lincoln business community. Award nominations are accepted throughout the year. Visit LCOC.COM to nominate a business deserving of recognition. CORPORATE SPONSOR | $2,500

TABLE SPONSOR | $1,000

 Table for 10

 Table for 10

 Company logo displayed in the program and on the table

 Company name displayed in the program

AWARDS SPONSOR | $1,500

 Company logo displayed on the table

 Company logo featured throughout all print, electronic media and signage

 Company logo featured throughout all print media

 Company logo featured throughout all print media

 Table for 10

INDIVIDUAL TICKET | $40

 Company logo displayed in the program and on the table  Company logo displayed on the awards table

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LINCOLN BUSINESS EXPO October | Pinnacle Bank Arena

The Lincoln Chamber of Commerce proudly hosts one of the region’s largest trade shows. More than 1,200 attendees eagerly come to the show floor to see the Lincoln Business Expo’s 130+ exhibitors. Expo experts know trade shows offer high levels of visibility for vendors and sponsors. The Chamber works hard to make the Lincoln Business Expo as unique and memorable as possible so guests have a great experience from start to finish. Expand on your company’s name, reputation and marketing reach. Your future customers are here — come meet them!

TITLE SPONSOR | $3,500

 Company logo featured throughout all print and electronic media, including the Lincoln Journal Star tabloid cover, arena decals and radio spots  Double booth in a premiere, high-traffic position  Complimentary electricity  The option to submit a 30-second video to play on the arena scoreboard

JUNIOR SPONSOR | $1,500

lincoln business expo

 Company logo featured throughout all print and electronic media, including the Lincoln Journal Star tabloid  Booth in a premiere, high-traffic position  Complimentary electricity


LANYARD SPONSOR $3,000 (LIMIT 1)

 Company logo featured on all attendee name tag lanyards handed out at the registration area  Company logo featured throughout all print and electronic media, including the Lincoln Journal Star tabloid  Booth in a premiere, high-traffic position  Complimentary electricity

BAG SPONSOR | $2,500 (LIMIT 1)  Company logo and information is featured prominently and individually on the official trade show swag bag that is handed out at the registration area. Your business is on display throughout the show and taken home by attendees

 Company logo featured throughout all print and electronic media, including the Lincoln Journal Star tabloid  Booth in a premiere, high-traffic position  Complimentary electricity

CRAFT BEER TOUR SPONSOR $2,000

EXHIBITOR BOOTH | $550

 Company logo featured on all pre-promotional materials, enjoys special advertising surrounding the beer tour  Company logo featured throughout all print and electronic media, including the Lincoln Journal Star tabloid  Booth in a premiere, high-traffic position  Complimentary electricity

EXHIBITOR CAFE SPONSOR $1,500

 Our Expo exhibitors put in a long day. We provide a room for vendors to take a break, have something to eat and drink, check email or just relax. Your company logo is featured in the high- traffic cafe area

All booth exhibitors will be promoted in the Lincoln Journal Star Expo event tabloid. Exhibitors receive a skirted table, two chairs, booth signage and 2 complementary lunches. Electricity, extra tables, linens and chairs may be purchased in advance of the show. Company description and contact information must be received at the time of booth registration to be included in the Lincoln Journal Star tabloid insert. Only Chamber Members in good standing may participate in the Lincoln Business Expo.

 Company logo featured throughout all print and electronic media, including the Lincoln Journal Star tabloid  Booth in a premiere, high-traffic position  Complimentary electricity

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NEW EVENT

THE LNK

SAVOR THE CITY

Get Connected

The LNK Special Event August 15 | Nebraska Champions Club

Typically held on the fourth Thursday of every other month, beginning in February, from 4–6 p.m. Held at various locations throughout the city

Savor the City is the largest annual evening event hosted

The LNK is your opportunity to tap into Lincoln’s largest network. Join hundreds of Chamber members to connect as a community. The LNK host is also the sponsor. However, we have had great success using non-traditional venues who partner with our Chamber member businesses to provide a memorable experience for attendees. Sponsors provide one drink ticket per person and hors d’oeuvres, in addition to a $500 sponsorship fee.

by the Chamber each year. This “taste of Lincoln” features a wide variety of cuisine from Lincoln’s restaurant and catering businesses. Non-members are welcome to this event. This is a great opportunity for exposure

Dates are subject to change around the holidays. Inquire about capacity and parking requirements to sponsor this event. For the most up-to-date information visit LCOC.COM.

to the Lincoln community and potential customers. PRESENTING SPONSOR $2,500

PRESENTING SPONSOR | $500

LNK

 Company logo featured throughout all print, electronic media and signage

The LNK sponsor provides hors d’oeuvres, one drink ticket per person and two door prizes.  Company logo featured throughout all print, electronic media and signage  All employees of the sponsoring business are invited to attend  A company representative is invited to make comments during the program

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the

LNK Get Connected

 All employees of the sponsoring business are invited to attend

 Unlimited drink tickets

 A company representative is invited to make comments during the program  Presenting Sponsor is free to exhibit at this popular event


The Presenting Sponsor must provide the cost of one complimentary drink per person plus two drinks for each exhibitor.

RESTAURANT OR CATERER BOOTH FREE FOR MEMBERS (LIMIT 25) All vendors will be promoted in the Lincoln Journal Star prior to the event and on all print and electronic media. Vendors should plan to provide complimentary food/drink samples including appropriate tableware for approximately 300 attendees. Vendors will receive:  2 complimentary drink tickets  Company recognition on the Chamber website, invitation and one company identification sign  One black skirted table  All employees are welcome to attend

THE HIVE Alternating with The LNK, typically held on the fourth Thursday of every other month, beginning in January from 8–9 a.m. Held at various locations throughout the city

NEW EVENT

The Hive is a small business coffee meetup. All of you work so hard to grow your businesses in Lincoln, so The Hive is where you can keep up on the latest buzz. Instead of minding your own beeswax and doing your own sting, you can stick close to your other small business owners! Sponsors provide lite breakfast selections and coffee, in addition to a $500 sponsorship fee. Visit the Hive. Dates are subject to change around the holidays. Inquire about capacity and parking requirements to sponsor this event. Visit LCOC.COM for the most up-to-date information

HIVE SPONSOR | $500

 Company logo featured throughout all print and electronic media

 A company representative is invited to make comments during the program

FREE TO ATTEND

The HIVE hivelnk.com

Business After Hours Spotlighting Lincoln’s Restaurant & Catering Businesses

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CHAMBER COFFEE Meeting held on the first Wednesday of each month at 8 a.m. Lincoln Chamber of Commerce | 1128 Lincoln Mall, Suite 100

Stay connected on the most current issues impacting Lincoln and Lancaster County through Chamber Coffee! Your elected officials and chamber staff update members through this monthly forum. Find something for everyone during Chamber Coffee from policy to networking! Types of speakers at Chamber Coffee include the city council chair, county commissioner chair, Lincoln Public Schools representative and others. SENIOR SPONSOR | $2,000

 Company logo featured prominently on all print and electronic media  Receives recognition from the podium at the event

JUNIOR SPONSOR | $1,000

 Company logo featured prominently on all print and electronic media

FREE TO ATTEND

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GROWTH & DEVELOPMENT

PUBLIC POLICY FORUM

Meeting held on the third Wednesday of each month at 8 a.m. Lincoln Chamber of Commerce | 1128 Lincoln Mall, Suite 100

Meeting held on the fourth Wednesday of each month at 8 a.m. Lincoln Chamber of Commerce | 1128 Lincoln Mall, Suite 100

Our Growth & Development Forum highlights ways Lincoln is supporting growth to benefit our community. Topics range from transportation to economic development and features who and how Lincoln is cutting edge when it comes to being one of the best places to live, work and play!

The Public Policy Forum provides information and discussion related to the Chamber’s core policy objectives. Our speakers cover a broad range of policy issues related to business growth.

SENIOR SPONSOR | $2,000

SENIOR SPONSOR | $2,000

 Company logo featured prominently on all print and electronic media

 Company logo featured prominently on all print and electronic media

 Receives recognition from the podium at the event

 Receives recognition from the podium at the event

JUNIOR SPONSOR | $1,000

JUNIOR SPONSOR | $1,000

 Company logo featured prominently on all print and electronic media

 Company logo featured prominently on all print and electronic media

FREE TO ATTEND

FREE TO ATTEND

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FACE THE CHAMBER T

Typically held on the second Wednesday of the month at 12 p.m. | Country Club of Lincoln

Face the Chamber luncheon is an event held seven times throughout the year. Here, public policy issues and other topics of interest are presented to our membership. Attendance ranges between 150-200 people and is typically comprised of local media and elected officials, in addition to our members. PRESENTING SPONSOR | $3,500

 Company logo featured throughout all print and electronic media

 Receives recognition from the podium at the event  Table for 10 at 7 luncheons  Company name displayed on the table  One representative from the Presenting Sponsor is invited to sit at the head table during the event

TABLE SPONSOR $1,000  Table for 10

 Company name displayed on the table

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STATE LEGISLATIVE BREAKFAST October 23 | Country Club of Lincoln

In conjunction with the Nebraska Chamber of Commerce and Industry, this popular breakfast is held each fall to preview important issues for the upcoming legislative session. This forum also features comments from senators and (in election years) legislative candidates. PRESENTING SPONSOR $2,500

 Company logo featured prominently on all print and electronic media  Table for 10  Company name displayed on the table

TABLE SPONSOR | $1,000  Table for 10

 Company name displayed on the table

INDIVIDUAL TICKET | $25


CEO WELCOME RECEPTION

AMBASSADOR COUNCIL

Held annually

Meeting held on the first Wednesday of each month at 11:45 a.m. Lincoln Chamber of Commerce | 1128 Lincoln Mall, Suite 100

Help give new CEOs, presidents, general managers and elected officials a warm welcome. This reception is a casual gathering for 75-100 guests. Drinks and hors d’oeuvres are included. PRESENTING SPONSOR | $2,500

 Company logo featured prominently on all print and electronic media  All employees of the sponsoring business are welcome to attend the event.

FREE TO ATTEND

Our membership is comprised of many individuals with sparkling personalities and go-getter attitudes. The Chamber relies on its Ambassador Council of all-stars to help with member relations and retention. More than 100 dedicated volunteers serve their community as Chamber Ambassadors. The Ambassador Council is the official public relations arm and welcoming committee of the Chamber. MONTHLY MEETING SPONSOR | $150

 Company logo featured prominently on all print and electronic media  Ambassador Lunch Sponsor is invited to distribute promotional materials and have a representative make comments during the program

$10 TO ATTEND

Visit LCOC.COM to learn more about becoming a Chamber Ambassador.

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LINCOLN YOUNG PROFESSIONALS GROUP (YPG) Lincoln Young Professionals Group (YPG) is the premier organization empowering young professionals to create a dynamic environment of learning, networking and entrepreneurial opportunities. YPG holds more than 35 events annually and provides opportunities for professional development and community involvement. This is an opportunity to engage a young audience with your message and provide meaningful experiences for those who may become your future employees. Lincoln’s YPG has 1,700 members and is the largest YP group in Nebraska. YPG CORPORATE SPONSORSHIP | $2,500  Access to special insider events  Membership for all of your employees  Recognition on the YPG website  Company logo on signage at all signature events

INDIVIDUAL ANNUAL MEMBERSHIP | $35

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YP WEEK Fall | Held at various locations across the city

Every year the Lincoln Young Professionals Group produces YP Week—a series of events that act like a power source to energize and invigorate young professionals in the community. All the activities for YP Week are designed to offer young professionals programming that is educational, entertaining, illuminating and interactive. Seminars and workshops are offered to enhance various industry skills. Special preview parties and information sessions give active YP-ers a peek behind the curtain of what’s to come, giving them access to the freshest perspectives. Socials, outdoor movies and fitness classes facilitate friendships and promote collaborative groups that strengthen relationships. PRESENTING SPONSOR | $5,000

KEYNOTE SPEAKER SPONSOR | $1,000

 All employees of the sponsoring business are welcome to attend all events

 Table for 10

 Company logo featured on all print materials, electronic media and signage

 Table for 10 at the keynote speaker event

CORPORATE SPONSOR | $2,500

YP Week’s signature event draws young talent, business and community leaders, creative minds and entrepreneurs.

 Recognition on the event program

LUNCH SPONSOR | $500

 All employees of the sponsoring business are welcome to attend all events

YP Week features several smaller lunch programs, in addition to the keynote event. Attach your brand to these educational opportunities.

 Table for 10 at the keynote speaker event

 Company recognized on all print and electronic media  Company representative is invited to be on hand to promote their business  Recognition on the event program

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YPG GOLF TOURNAMENT

Young professionals are invited to enjoy a day of golf. Clubs in hand, members tee up for a four-person scramble with shotgun start at 9 a.m.

June 28 | NuMark Golf Course

GOLF CART SPONSOR | $1,500

DRIVING RANGE SPONSOR | $500

 Company logo on all golf carts

 Signage featured on the driving range

 4-person team

 4-person team

BEVERAGE CART SPONSOR $1,000

AWARDS RECEPTION SPONSOR $500

 Company logo featured throughout all print media

 Company logo featured on all print media and signage

 Signage placed on no less than three beverage carts

 Signage featured in the clubhouse

 Company logo featured throughout all print media

 4-person team

BREAKFAST SPONSOR | $500

 Company logo featured throughout all print media  A representative is invited to be on hand to promote their business

LUNCH SPONSOR | $500

Lincoln Young Professionals Group

GOLF TOURNAMENT

Lincoln Young Professionals Group

GOLF TOURNAMENT

 Company receives recognition during the program

YPG GOLF HOLE SPONSOR | $250 (LIMIT 18)

Sponsoring businesses should plan to have a fun activity or unique experience that showcases their business.  Company name featured on all print media

 Company logo featured throughout all print media

INDIVIDUAL GOLFER (LIMIT 144) $75 MEMBER | $90 NON-MEMBER

 Company receives recognition during the program

Each golfer will receive: a cart, 18 holes, breakfast, lunch during play, appetizers (following the tournament) and are eligible for flag prizes.

 A representative is invited to be on hand to promote their business

Lincoln Young Professionals Group

GOLF TOURNAMENT

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 Company logo featured on all print media and signage


YPG PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT EVENT SPONSORSHIPS PRESENTING SPONSOR | $2,500

JUNIOR SPONSOR | $500

 Company invited to have a booth presence at event

 2 compliemtary tickets to the event

 10 compliemtary tickets to the event

 Opportunity to include marketing materials in attendee packets

 Company logo featured on all print and electronic media

 Opportunity to include marketing materials in attendee packets

 Company logo featured on all print and electronic media

SENIOR SPONSOR | $1,000

 Company logo featured on all print and electronic media  5 compliemtary tickets to the event  Opportunity to include marketing materials in attendee packets

POLICY EVENT SPONSORSHIPS SENIOR SPONSOR | $1,000

 Company logo featured on all print and electronic media  Company recognition during the program  Web page recognition

JUNIOR SPONSOR | $500

 Company logo featured on all print and electronic media  Web page recognition

Interested in sponsoring a YPG event?

Please contact Kayla Meyer for more information at 402.436.2369 or kaylameyer@lcoc.com.

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LINCOLN CHAMBER ELECTRONIC MEDIA SPONSORSHIP OPPORTUNITIES The Chamber website is the primary information source for our members. Don’t miss your chance to gain visibility for your company with a web placement to our members. Ads run for one year from date of purchase/art submittal. To advertise on LCOC.COM, you must be a Lincoln Chamber member in good standing. Advertise on your choice of the following pages: 

Home Page

Programs and Events

Membership

Public Policy

About Us

Newsroom

PRIMARY SPONSOR | $3,500  Web presence on high traffic pages  280 px wide x 155 px high  Company logo will be hyperlinked back to your website

JUNIOR SPONSOR | $1,500  280 px wide x 155 px high

 Company logo will be hyperlinked back to your website

COMPANY SPOTLIGHT | $500  200 px wide x 200 px high

FIRST CALL & EVENT HUB WEEKLY COMMUNICATIONS

First Call and Event Hub are electronic newsletters sent to our members every Monday and every other Wednesday, respectively. Don’t miss your chance to gain visibility for your company. This reaches your fellow Chamber members as well as others in the Lincoln community.

FIRST CALL BANNER | $1,000

A hyperlinked banner appears at the top of the electronic newsletter for one month selected by the advertiser.

 One sentence description and logo placed on the membership Page

 Size to 688 px wide x 86 px high

 Company logo will be hyperlinked back to your website

EVENT HUB BANNER | $500

 Sent to over 5,000 contacts A hyperlinked banner appears at the top of the electronic newsletter for two weeks selected by the advertiser.  Size to 688 px wide x 86 px high  Sent to over 5,000 contacts

Interested in media sponsorship?

Please contact Jaime Henning for more information at 402.436.2366 or jaimehenning@lcoc.com.

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LINCOLN CHAMBER OF COMMERCE OPPORTUNITIES AT A GLANCE Monthly Networking Events  Chamber Coffee | First Wednesday of each month | 8–9 a.m. | LCOC Office | 1128 Lincoln Mall, Suite 100  Face the Chamber | Typically the second Wednesday of the month | 12–1 p.m. | Country Club of Lincoln  The LNK | Typically the fourth Thursday of every other month | 4–6 p.m. | Various Locations  The Hive | Typically the fourth Thursday of every other month | 8–9 a.m. | Various Locations  Young Professionals Group (YPG) | Typically the first Thursday of each month | Various Locations

Public Policy Events  Growth & Development Forum | Third Wednesday of each month | 8–9 a.m. | LCOC Office | 1128 Lincoln Mall, Suite 100  Public Policy Forum | Fourth Wednesday of each month | 8–9 a.m. | LCOC Office | 1128 Lincoln Mall, Suite 100  Federal Legislative Summit | August | Strategic Air Command & Aerospace Museum  State Legislative Breakfast | October 23 | Country Club of Lincoln

Committee Meetings  Ambassador Council | First Wednesday of each month | 11:45 a.m.–1 p.m. | LCOC Office | 1128 Lincoln Mall, Suite 100  Military Affairs | Meets periodically | LCOC Office | 1128 Lincoln Mall, Suite 100

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SIGNATURE EVENTS AT A GLANCE  Annual Lunch | February 27 | Pinnacle Bank Arena  Women in Business Conference | April 4 | Country Club of Lincoln  Small Business Showcase (The LNK) | April 25 | Lincoln Marriott Cornhusker Hotel  Chamber Classic Golf Tournament | May 10 | Hillcrest Country Club  Economic Development Breakfast | Spring | Lincoln Marriott Cornhusker Hotel  YPG Golf Tournament | June 28 | NuMark Golf Course  Savor the City (The LNK) | August 15 | Nebraska Champions Club  YP Week | Fall | Visit lincolnypg.com for events and locations  Celebrate Business Awards | August 28 | Lincoln Marriott Cornhusker Hotel  Lincoln Business Expo | October | Pinnacle Bank Arena

Event dates and locations are subject to change. For the latest information, visit lcoc.com.

Interested in sponsoring an event or publication?

Please contact Nichole Kaiser for more information at 402.436.2355 or nkaiser@lcoc.com.

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TAKE ADVANTAGE To be a Chamber member is to be our partner. We honor that partnership by creating opportunities for growth and development, providing commitment from our team and ensuring every business thrives. We aim for the best environment for your business, but the best means different things to different people. We understand each member has unique ideas and ambitions. We’ve designed a variety of annual events with sponsorship potential to provide exposure, networking opportunities and more for you and your business. We’re here to provide the best opportunities for you to get the most out of your membership. What is your company ready for?

RESERVE YOUR SPONSORSHIPS TODAY!


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2019 LCOC Opportunities Guide  

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