Sponsorship Opportunities

SURFACES attracts thousands of qualified buyers with high-level purchasing power looking for the latest products, trends and ideas for the future success of their business. Sponsorships offer your company the opportunity to gain exposure, high visibility and name recognition to this targeted audience.

Benefit BEFORE the show through inclusion in pre-event marketing programs. Benefit DURING the event with onsite signage and traffic building campaigns. Benefit AFTER the event with the quality leads generated at the event or any of the other available targeted opportunities.

SURFACES offers a variety of ways to stand out from the competition and drive business to your company and your booth. With a mix of affordable, effective advertising and promotional opportunities, you’re guaranteed the right buyers will come looking for you!

Build Your Brand at SURFACES

Maximize your investment in the show with sponsorships and other marketing opportunities that target the industry segments you want to reach.

Whether you want to increase the visibility of your brand, drive traffic to your booth or promote new products and services, there are any number of SURFACES sponsorships to help you get your message out to thousands of show attendees before, during and after the show!

We have a wide variety of sponsorships to suit any budget.  If you don't see what you want, we can customize packages to help you achieve your marketing goals. 

View or download the 2014 Sponsorship Menu.

Complimentary Exposure

We are pleased to offer the following marketing/promotional opportunities to our exhibitors free of charge, and encourage you to familiarize yourself with each of these offerings and take advantage of them.

Exhibitor Invites Email System

With this FREE pre-show marketing tool, you're able to create your own customized email campaign. Send up to three emails to an unlimited number of your customers and prospects inviting them to attend The International Surface Event. They will receive FREE admission into the exhibit hall on behalf of your company along with your messaging on new product introductions, on-site promotional offers, giveaways, etc.

Buyer Invites

Each exhibitor will receive a minimum of 100 FREE printed buyer invites to send to customers and prospects, provide to sales reps as they work their territories, etc. This printed promotional piece provides a quick snapshot of all the happenings at The International Surface Event, along with a perforated coupon and source code to use online or bring on-site for FREE admission into the exhibit hall on behalf of your company.

Event Guide Exhibitor Listing

Each exhibiting company receives a FREE company and product category listing in the printed show Event Guide distributed on-site. You must log into "My Event" on the SURFACES website to update your company information.

Online Listing

Each exhibiting company receives one FREE company/product listing on www.SURFACES.com. You must update your information by logging into the SURFACES portal. Online listings are a valuable tool used by attendees to search exhibitor product offerings and determine which companies provide products/services that fit their needs.

SURFACES Logo

Make sure everyone knows you will be participating in SURFACES. Place the logo in your email signature, invoices, company mailings and advertisements. The logo can be found in the logo and banner library under Industry Resources.

SURFACES Banner Ad

Drive customers to YOUR booth by placing the SURFACES banner ad on your website! Web banners will be available soon and can be found in the logo and banner library under Industry Resources.

Digital

The International Surface Event is pleased to offer our exhibitors a social networking system, comprised only of attendees and exhibitors from the show. Contact attendees prior to and after the show, and create an online listing to represent your company and products/services so attendees can find you online. Digital is included with your booth space and each exhibitor is given an allotment of email and appointment credits, based on booth size. Start by completing your company information and products/services so attendees can be 'matched' to you!  Log in to the SURFACES portal to update your company information.
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