VETS2017

Veteran Entrepreneur Training Symposium (VETS)

June 10 - 14, 2018 in Williamsburg VA, is a Business Development Conference created by Veterans for Veterans.

Ancillary Sponsorships are à la carte features you can purchase to increase the visibility of your company during the event. They are available to Exhibitors, Sponsors, and non-exhibiting companies and are a great way to get your message out to all attendees. 

SDVOSB/VOSB Supporter Package
(Available to Corporate/Larger Business only)
US $2,500 (10 Available)

  • One (2) attendee registration
  •  One (1) Social Media mention leading up/during VETS2018
  •  Listed as SDVOSB/VOSB Support Sponsor on Sponsorship Signage
  •  1/2 Page advertisement in the Conference Program Guide

Exhibit Hall Reception
US $7,000 (2 Available)

Select this sponsorship to host the Reception in the Exhibit Hall. Your company's name/logo will be displayed on signs and napkins. Includes two (2) full attendee registrations.

Event Bag Sponsor
US $3,000 (Exclusive)

Help attendees stay organized. Show your support by having your company name and logo imprinted on the conference bags given to all attendees.

NVSBC Awards Luncheon Sponsor
US $7,000 (Exclusive)

Sponsor the conference luncheon and place a company advertisement on all seats in the dining room. Your company logo will be displayed on the screens in the dining room, prior to the program.

Wednesday Exhibit Hall Luncheon Sponsor
US $5,000 (Exclusive)

Sponsor the conference luncheon and place a company advertisement on all seats in the dining room. Includes two (2) full attendee registrations.

Breakfast Sponsor
US $2,500 (2 Available: 1 - Tuesday, 1 - Wednesday (Exhibit Hall)

Select this sponsorship to host a breakfast. Your company's name/logo will be displayed on signs and napkins. Includes one (1) attendee registration.

Hotel Key Card
US $4,000 (Exclusive)

Your logo and/or a short promotional message will be printed on all keycards used by attendees staying at the contracted hotel.

Coffee Break
US $3,000 (2 Available: 1 - Tuesday, 1 - Wednesday)

The attendees love the afternoon coffee. Host the coffee break and have your company name and logo displayed on signs and napkins. Includes one (1) full attendee registration.

Lanyards
US $3,000 (Exclusive)

This high-visibility sponsorship puts your company name or logo on the official event lanyard for all participant badges.

Conference Pen
US $1,500 (Exclusive)

Be the exclusive sponsor of our conference pen and have your company's name/logo in the hands of every participant at the event. Pens will be inserted in all conference bags for our attendees.

VETS Connect Sessions
US $1,000 (2 Exclusive)

Signage with your company name and logo will appear in the matchmaking session area. 

Notepads
US $2,000 (Exclusive)

Display your company logo, phone or URL on scratchpads distributed to all event participants.

Event Bag Insert
US $1,500 (Multiple Available)

Signage with your company name and logo will appear in the matchmaking session area.

Mobile App Sponsor
US $2000 (Exclusive)

General Session Sponsor
US $2,500 (2 Available: 1 - Tuesday, 1 – Wednesday)

  • Sponsor the general session and place a company advertisement on all seats.
  • Listed as General Session Sponsor in Program Guide
  • Signage outside of General Session
  • Includes Two (2) full attendee registrations.

Session Room Sponsor
US $1,500 (4 Available)

  • Sponsor a breakout session room and place a company advertisement on all seats. 
  • Listed as Session Room Sponsor in program guide
  • Company logo on Breakout Session Signage
  • Includes one (1) full attendee registration 

Registration Sponsor
US $1,000 (Exclusive)

  • Signage with company logo at registration desk
  • Listed as Registration Sponsor in program guide
  •  Includes one (1) full attendee registration

Conference Advertisements

VETS offers many ways to extend your reach to the audience that matters most to you; Veteran small businesses and government agencies. Place your company advertisement in the VETS Conference Guide and expose your company brand at all attendees.

VETS offers many ways to extend your reach to the audience that matters most to you; Veteran small businesses and government agencies. Place your company advertisement in the VETS Conference Guide and expose your company brand at all attendees.

Advertising Rates

 

Non-Veteran

Veteran

Full Page $1200 $400
1/2 Page $800 $300
1/4 Page $500 $200
Inside Front Cover $1400 $700
Inside Back Cover $1400 $600
Back Cover
$1500 $700


Graphics Submission Deadline: May 18, 2016.
There is no guarantee that submissions received after the deadline will appear in the Conference Guide.

Ad Submission Specifications

Please download and follow our File Submission Guidelines (pdf). These guidelines help ensure that we have all items needed to reproduce your ad with the highest possible quality. Low-resolution, color mode, font, and transparency issues are the most common errors found in submitted artwork. Failure to follow these guidelines can result in a poor representation of your ad.

HOW TO SEND

  • Email completed advertising files to Earl Morgan at . Please .zip your file before sending. To submit your file via email, the final .zip file size may not be larger than 18MB.
  • For FTP; Contact the AetherQuest Solutions sales representative specified in the File Submission Guidelines (pdf) for instructions to place your ad on our FTP site.
  • For both email and FTP submission, please use the advertiser's name in the ad file and/or folder file name, for example: CompanyXYZ.pdf.

Thank you to our 201 Sponsors for their on-going support and contributions to the success of VETS and the NVSBC!

Interested in becoming a Sponsor? For the complete selection of opportunities, please click here to view VETS2017 sponsor packages.

 

Event Host

Gold Sponsor

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PilieroMazza Logo no PLLC
Boeing Logo

Silver Sponsor

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NG logo 286

Small Business Sponsor

ConstellationWest Logo bluegold w Tag hr VETS 2016 Conf
Vision White High Res copy

Ancillary Sponsors

VETS 2018 is focused on one thing—the success of your Veteran-owned Small Business. Will you be a part of the conversation?