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DON'T JUST SHOW UP, SHOW OFF!
 
A strategically placed message says more than visit my booth, it announces your importance! Stand out from the competition with these branding opportunities and increase company visibility and booth traffic.
 
To discuss your strategic marketing approach, contact our team at +1.703.259.6132 or exhibit@npe.org.
 
IMPORTANT NOTE: BELOW ARE THE OFFICIAL ON SITE OPPORTUNITIES FOR NPE2015. ALWAYS ASK ANY PARTY IF THEY ARE AN "OFFICIAL" PARTNER OF NPE. PLEASE REPORT TO NPE ANY SUSPICIOUS THIRD PARTIES AND WE WILL CONFIRM THEIR STATUS.
 

ONSITE BANNERS AND SIGNAGE

Banners

A real attention grabber, banners will be displayed in prominent locations for high-visibility within both the exterior and interior areas of the show. Your company logo, name and booth will be prominently displayed for all attendees to see. For more information on available Banners including costs, click here.

For more information on available Banners including costs, click here.

Meterboards

Have your graphics featured on these free-standing, double-sided signs displayed prominently throughout the Orange County Convention Center.  For more information on available Banners including costs, click here.

For more information on available Meterboards including costs, click here.

Digital Signage Advertising

These new digital signs placed in high-traffic areas offer your company the opportunity for exposure throughout the lobby spaces of the West Hall. Your ad will appear on all 11 screen locations throughout the day, over the entire week, providing you approximately 4,950 exposures across NPE2015!

Contact NPE Sales at +703.259.6132 or exhibit@npe.org to secure your space.

Kiosks

You’ll benefit from great exposure with eye-level advertising on these free standing three-sided signs, strategically placed in high-traffic areas of the show. Make your message colorful and concise for a strong impact with buyers.

For more information on available Kiosks including costs, click here.

Escalator Graphics

These wraps are placed on the escalators traveled by all conference attendees that lead to the meeting rooms and exhibit halls throughout the Orange County Convention Center. Get your company’s message in front of the attendees by sponsoring this unique advertising vehicle.

For more information on available Escalator Graphics, click here.

Tabletop Clings

Place your ad and branding in a spot sure to get attendees’ attention as they breakaway from the floor to grab a bite to eat. Contact NPE Sales at +1.703.259.6132 or exhibit@npe.org. to learn more.

Price: $30,000 (full show coverage)

Mirror Clings

Placed on the mirrors of the public restrooms in the convention center, these ads will surely capture attention as most folks like nothing more than to check him/herself out in the mirror. Contact NPE Sales at +1.703.259.6132 or exhibit@npe.org. to learn more.

Price: TBD

Lobby Product Display

Is there a new and exciting product that you can't wait to show off? This opportunity allows you to display a product in the lobby of the Show, driving attendees straight to your company exhibit! Contact NPE Sales at +1.703.259.6132 or exhibit@npe.org. to learn more.

Price: Starting at $10,000

 

DIGITAL ADVERTISING

NPE.org Banner Advertising

Simply put, NPE.org is the #1 source of show information and the #1 destination for attendees in planning their show itinerary. Over 350,000 individuals visited the site last show. Your ad will go online once received and stay online through April 15, 2015, giving you long term exposure and high visibility.

Homepage: $9,500 (200 x 275 pixels, Limit: 3 ads to rotate in one prime location)
Market Pages: $6,000 (210 x 308 pixels, up to 2 ads to rotate per location)
Web Ad - NPE.org (Run of Site, RH sidebar): $4,500 (210 x 308 pixels, up to 2 ads to rotate per location)
Web Ad - NPE.org (Run of Site, LH sidebar): $4,500 (194 x 308 pixels, up to 2 ads to rotate per location)

To learn more, contact Becky Helton at bhelton@gardnerweb.com or 513-527-8827.

 

myNPE Online Advertising

myNPE is the online planning tool within NPE.org allowing attendees to search exhibitors, add them to itineraries, and share such information with colleagues. It is the most important space for promoting your presence and will boost your booth visits come show time. Upgrade your presence with an enhanced listing. To learn more, contact Becky Helton at bhelton@gardnerweb.com or 513-527-8827.

Promotional Emails

Your banner ad will appear on NPE promotional emails, sent to thousands of show attendees and prospects, providing show news and updates. Ad size: 200 pixels wide x 265 pixels tall. Contact NPE Sales at +1.703.259.6132 or exhibit@npe.org. to learn more.
Target Markets: Automotive, Packaging, Medical, Building, Consumer Electronics, International

Price: $2,000 each
Any combination of 3 emails: $5,000

NPE2015 Technology eNewsletter

This email series, developed by NPE2015 and the staff of Plastics Technology magazine, will highlight the most exciting and innovative products that will be on display at the show. The NPE2015 Technology eNewsletter will reside on NPE.org until December 1, 2015.  Starting on January 14th, 2015 twelve weekly issues will provide you an opportunity  to invite your customers and prospects to see your booth at the show.

Distribution: 100,000+

To Learn more, contact Becky Helton at bhelton@gardnerweb.com or 513-527-8827

 

PRINT ADVERTISING

NPE2015 Show Guide

ShowDirectoryThe NPE2015 Show Guide is the comprehensive onsite publication containing general show information, conference education information, and exhibitor listings and descriptions. Get in front of the audience by purchasing advertisements or upgrading your listing in the Show Guide. To learn more, contact Becky Helton at bhelton@gardnerweb.com or 513-527-8827.

NPE2015 Show Dailies

Advertise in the NPE2015 Show Daily, the official onsite daily publication covering news and announcements at NPE2015, distributed on-site and at select shuttle stops and locations. For more information, contact Debbie Hershfield at dhershfield@crain.com or 330-608-0231.

Printed Exhibit Hall Maps

As a sponsor, your ad will be displayed on maps distributed at various locations on site. Used often, these maps will guide exhibitors around the floor and to your exhibit. To learn more, contact Becky Helton at bhelton@gardnerweb.com or 513-527-8827.

 

AWARENESS/BRANDING SPONSORSHIPS

Product Locators

Product LocatorsThese strategically placed and highly utilized kiosks help attendees locate what they came to see and serve as the perfect backdrop to your company message. For more information, contact Debbie Hershfield at dhershfield@crain.com or 330-608-0231.

Lanyards

LanyardsMake a statement with your company logo and tagline on the official lanyard for NPE2015. These badge holders are distributed to all attendees and will garner your company mass exposure. Contact NPE Sales at +1.703.259.6132 or exhibit@npe.org. to learn more.

Sponsor Fee: $50,000

Bottled Water Distribution

Attendees will appreciate a bottle of water as they arrive at the center, and your company will reap the rewards of this attention-getting sponsorship. Price includes distribution rights and signage recognition. Sponsor is responsible for providing the bottled water. Contact NPE Sales at +1.703.259.6132 or exhibit@npe.org. to learn more.

Sponsor Fee: $10,000

Mobile App

Put your name on the tool NPE is loading up for 2015…Exhibitor listings, Interactive floor plan, show alerts, and the social media hub. Attendees will be greeted by your brand as they navigate the show via their handheld. Contact NPE Sales at +1.703.259.6132 or exhibit@npe.org. to learn more.

Sponsor Fee: $20,000

Information Centers

InformationThese centers are indeed the ‘center’ of activity. Sponsorship includes the opportunity for your logo to be incorporated into the design of the structure and a promotional handout placed on the counters.Contact NPE Sales at +1.703.259.6132 or exhibit@npe.org. to learn more.

Sponsor Fee: $8,750 per exhibit hall or $15,000 for both

"YOU ARE HERE" Map Displays

You Are HereThese boards are strategically located in the lobby, registration area and throughout the convention center. They are sure to garner your brand awareness and drive attendees to your exhibit. Your exhibit location will be highlighted on the large floor plan and your message and logo will built into the design of these displays.Contact NPE Sales at +1.703.259.6132 or exhibit@npe.org. to learn more.

Sponsor Fee: $15,000 for 3 locations

International Trade Center

This office serves as a welcoming point for international attendees and exhibitors. It hosts all nations and serves as a base of operations for delegates from the U.S. Department of Commerce's International Buyer Program. The ITC will brand your company globally and includes extensive signage recognition as well as the opportunity to distribute information within the center. The ITC is fully staffed.Contact NPE Sales at +1.703.259.6132 or exhibit@npe.org. to learn more.

Sponsor Fee: $17,500

Show Registration

RegistrationSponsorship of Show registration provides your company exclusive exposure and branding within the online registration system, on registration confirmation emails to each registrant, and within the on-site registration areas. Let every registrant will know who you are and where to find you.Contact NPE Sales at +1.703.259.6132 or exhibit@npe.org. to learn more.

Sponsor Fee: $25,000

Literature Bags

NPE will produce and place thousands of ‘Plastic’ Literature Bags containing your logo, and only yours, at the entrances to the exhibit floors.Contact NPE Sales at +1.703.259.6132 or exhibit@npe.org. to learn more.

West Hall (5 entrances): $17,500
South Hall (2 entrances): $12,500

Interactive Twitter Wall

Place your brand and message on this massive video wall showing the live tweets from the Show. With over 15,000 tweets expected at NPE2015, this interactive sponsorship will garner your company attention.Contact NPE Sales at +1.703.259.6132 or exhibit@npe.org. to learn more.

Sponsorship Fee: $10,000

Lobby DJ

If you were an attendee, might you notice the ambiance dictated by a DJ spinning records in the lobby? Put your brand on the sounds that drives the vibe at the show. Your logo will appear on the DJ booth, plus an occasional verbal ‘shout-out’ to you, the sponsor!Contact NPE Sales at +1.703.259.6132 or exhibit@npe.org. to learn more

Sponsor Fee: $15,000

Exhibit Floor Cafes

There are five Cafes located on the exhibit floor. Put your name on them and generate exposure to attendees via the online/printed floor plans as well as on site through signage placed at the cafes. Sponsor clings will be affixed to all tables and sponsor will have the right to place promotional materials in the cafes. Contact NPE Sales at +1.703.259.6132 or exhibit@npe.org. to learn more.

Sponsorship Fee: TBD

 

TARGETED SPONSORSHIP OPPORTUNITIES

Market Reception (Auto, Medical, Packaging, Building, Electronics, etc.)

Play host to your customer and prospects with an official NPE2015 market reception for the end market of your company choosing. NPE will promote your market specific reception to a targeted attendee base, delivering you the business professionals you came to see. NPE provides the room, reception set up, and promotion, while you determine the menu, bar and décor for the room. As the sponsor of an official reception, your company will have its logo included on all event promotion and event signage. Contact NPE Sales at +1.703.259.6132 or exhibit@npe.org. to learn more.

Sponsor fee: $7,500

Geographical Reception

Play host to your customer and prospects with an official NPE2015 reception for the geographical market of your company choosing. NPE will promote the reception to a targeted attendee base from that region, delivering you the international connections you desire. NPE provides the room, reception set up, and promotion, while you determine the menu, bar and décor for the room. As the sponsor of an official reception, your company will have its logo included on all event promotion and event signage. Contact NPE Sales at +1.703.259.6132 or exhibit@npe.org. to learn more.

Sponsor fee: $7,500

NPE2015 Beer Garden Sponsorship Opportunity

This sponsorship presents the opportunity to participate in the Zero Waste Zone mission through sponsorship of the Beer Garden. Our only boundaries might be our creative limits, so let’s think about making this area a fun experience! Promotional Benefits include branding opportunities throughout the beer garden (coasters, menus, tables, bars, etc), complimentary drink tickets for your VIP guests and major awareness via one of the coolest sponsorships offered!

Contact NPE Sales at exhibit@npe.org or 703.259.6132 for pricing options, to include exclusive sponsorship of the beer garden.

Zero Waste Zone at NPE2015

This featured initiative at NPE2015 is an industry-wide call to action to reduce, reuse, and recycle plastics and is being driven by SPI: The Plastics Industry Trade Association. This show floor initiative, covering 20,000 sq ft, will get the full support of SPI and the full marketing muscle of NPE (just check the npe.org home page). The goal is to reach every NPE2015 attendee with a call to join in our pursuit of Zero Waste. The Zero Waste Zone at NPE2015 is designed to educate our community and the public on the reduction of waste, the reuse of post-consumer plastics, and the recycling of post-consumer plastic goods. The Zone will feature scheduled recycling demonstrations, PCR product displays, an educational tour, the NPE2015 Beer Garden, and the Pursuing Zero Waste “Wall of Commitment”.

Contact NPE Sales at exhibit@npe.org or 703.259.6132 for additional information..

Pursuing Zero Waste Fashion Show

The Pursuing Zero Waste Fashion Show will be a marquee event during the NPE2015 Opening Ceremony on Monday morning, March 23, 2015. The opening ceremony will feature two key components: 1) the fashion show; and 2) the traditional ribbon-cutting floor opening ceremony.

The Pursuing Zero Waste Fashion Show will feature approximately 15 outfits created by the students of the Savannah College of Art & Design (SCAD), a nationally renowned arts and design college in the USA. The students will design and create outfits primarily made of materials created from recycled plastics materials or post-consumer plastics. The sponsor would be empowered to join us and SCAD in our efforts to put forth a great event with a powerful message. This event will be heavily promoted by NPE through all its marketing channels. It is also the primary PR event for NPE2015, staged at the opening of the show and generating significant coverage by the media.

Contact NPE Sales at exhibit@npe.org or 703.259.6132 for additional information.

 

CONFERENCE EDUCATION SPONSORSHIPS

Conference Bags

Your company logo will appear on bags distributed at registration to all full conference attendees, as well as the option to include an insert in the bag itself. Contact NPE Sales at +1.703.259.6132 or exhibit@npe.org. to learn more.

Sponsor fee: $17,500

Conference Notepads/Pens

Put your company logo, booth number and web address on Notepads and pens distributed in various classrooms and sessions. Contact NPE Sales at +1.703.259.6132 or exhibit@npe.org. to learn more.

Sponsor fee: $9,500

Info-Sessions

EducationNPE will supply the room, the room set, audio-visual equipment, and most importantly, its marketing muscle while you are in charge of the content for an ‘Official” Info-Session. Let us market your thought leadership under the official education program!Contact NPE Sales at +1.703.259.6132 or exhibit@npe.org. to learn more.

Sponsor fee: $6,500