Garner branding through the event’s Opening Night Party photo booth with logo inclusion on each picture taken, ability to link photo booth feed to sponsor’s social media pages, branding on staff working the photo booth, and the opportunity to include sponsor’s product(s) in photo booth backdrop.
DESIGN SEMINARS (MULTIPLE AVAILABLE)
WestEdge hosts designer seminar panels Friday-Sunday, and welcomes 20+ industry luminaries to speak on topics such as color, kitchens and bath, small-space living and eco-friendly decorating, among others. Sponsor has the opportunity to present/sponsor a panel presentation over the weekend, and reach a captive audience of 150+ attendees.
Back by popular demand, our resident DJ will be spinning all four days of the fair. Keep attendees on their toes by helping foster the California cool vibe that DJ Matthew Rubino is known for delivering. Sponsor can either fabricate a DJ booth or embellish the existing space with their messaging/branding.
OUTDOOR GRILLING PARTNER(S)
Supplement the Opening Night Party’s culinary experience by providing grilling demonstrations and samples to party attendees. Sponsorship includes display of outdoor appliance for the duration of the show (including full benefits of exhibitor participation), plus logo inclusion on the Opening Night invitation, website, print advertising campaign, social media outreach and tickets to the event.
RESTROOMS (2 AVAILABLE)
The executive restrooms on the exterior of The Barker Hangar are the event’s main restrooms. Display your company’s messaging on the interior and exterior of the most commonly visited part of the fair!
$10,000 – $20,000
This is your opportunity to have thousands of walking billboards throughout the Show. Everyone will see your company name and logo. Badges will be required for all attendees who are members of the design trade.
Support our green initiatives with this offer of bike valet at the Barker Hangar. Sponsor has the opportunity to brand this feature at the WestEdge entrance. Sponsorship includes cost of valet, on-site signage recognition and complimentary water/refreshments for cyclists.
BLOGGER RECEPTION/OPENING DAY TWEET-UP
Host the design media community on opening day with this press/blogger reception. Taking place just prior to the opening of the fair on Thursday, October 19, 2017, this media preview event is guaranteed to generate thousands of impressions through the viral marketing buzz of hundreds of bloggers and social media enthusiasts.
Provide access for attendees to recharge their devices, share their favorite finds via social media and regroup with friends by sponsoring this charging station hub.
Attendees need to know the who, what, where, when and how of the Fair. Sponsor our concierge station and have your company’s name and logo included in the on-site signage.
DIEM TALKS DESIGN
Curated by Frances Anderton and Mallery Roberts Morgan, in partnership with Architectural Digest and the West Hollywood Design District, the DIEM symposium explores the theme “EVERYTHING IS DISRUPTED”. From the turmoil in retail to the transformation of Los Angeles, now is a time of massive change. Today’s thought leaders discuss the challenges — and the opportunities.
FACILITY-WIDE WIFI PROVIDER
Sponsor free Wi-Fi access throughout the Barker Hangar. Sponsor will benefit from branding on the Wi-Fi access home page throughout all days of the show, along with visibility in the event’s press lounge, plus the viral marketing buzz from hundreds of bloggers and social media enthusiasts.
HOSPITALITY BAR (2 AVAILABLE)
Sponsor will receive branding and décor at an Opening Night Party bar, always a popular destination during the Opening Night on Thursday, October 19 from 7:00-10:00 PM. If desired, sponsor has the opportunity to design/build out a bar or have WestEdge show management build sponsor’s brand messaging into existing bars.
TICKET & REGISTRATION AREA
Sponsor has the opportunity to make a major impact as the first and last stop attendees see at the event. Sponsorship includes product integration at registration counters/welcome area and overall entrance branding.
WESTEDGE PROGRAM DIRECTORY
The Directory will be provided to every guest at the Fair entrance, and serves as a road map for attendees during their visit. Sponsor receives the back cover advertisement and on-site bin signage.
Cater to the hungry crowd. Sponsor receives opportunity to design and furnish the cafe and will have on-site signage recognition. Sponsor will also receive a full-page ad in the event directory.
CULINARY DEMONSTRATION KITCHEN
Outfit the kitchen area where the hottest celebrity chefs provide cooking demonstrations and food tastings. Sponsorship includes on-site signage and a full-page ad in the event directory.
The Media Center is a hub of action where attendees can relax, recharge and peruse content offerings from WestEdge media partners. Sponsorship includes on-site signage/product integration and a full-page ad in the event directory.
OFFICIAL WESTEDGE BAG—SOLD
One of the most visible advertising vehicles! Your company name, logo and message will be carried throughout the Fair, and around town after the event. Sponsor will also receive a full-page ad in the event directory.
OPENING NIGHT PARTY
Help kick off the Show by co-presenting the Opening Night Party on October 19, 2017 from 7:00-10:00 P.M.. This celebration benefits Los Angeles Ronald McDonald House and will welcome 1,400 guests including the who’s who of the design community. The evening includes cocktails, passed hors d’oeuvres, entertainment and a silent auction. Sponsor will benefit from recognition on event invitation, on-site signage, digital outreach through WestEdge and charity partner, and also has the opportunity for on-site branding of one of the event’s bars or hospitality stations.
The theater will host 3 to 4 major presentations each day, including Thursday trade programs and Friday-Sunday design seminars. Here’s your chance to furnish the stage and audience area, and feature a looped video presentation when design seminars are not taking place. Sponsorship also includes on-site signage and a full-page ad in the event directory.
To discuss one of the above opportunities or a request a customized proposal, please contact Megan Reilly at [email protected] or 917.822.0350.