Sponsorships http://meetingsnet.com/taxonomy/term/6601/more en Sponsorship: From Uninspiring to Attendee Mattering http://meetingsnet.com/sponsorships/sponsorship-uninspiring-attendee-mattering <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Significant increases in sponsorship revenue are there for organizers who attract an influential audience.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/sponsorships/sponsorship-uninspiring-attendee-mattering" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/sponsorships/sponsorship-uninspiring-attendee-mattering#comments Sponsorships Thu, 05 Mar 2015 19:40:00 +0000 48031 at http://meetingsnet.com PCMA’s Convening Leaders: An Experiment in Meeting Design http://meetingsnet.com/trade-shows/pcma-s-convening-leaders-experiment-meeting-design <div class="node-body gallery-body"><div></div><p>The Professional Convention Management Association&rsquo;s annual Convening Leaders meeting in Chicago in January took its 4,000-plus attendees on a journey, with the motto, &ldquo;There is risk in not taking risks.&rdquo;</p> </div> <div class="field-interstitial-ads-frequency"> <span>Interstitial Ads Frequency:&nbsp;</span> -1 </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/trade-shows/pcma-s-convening-leaders-experiment-meeting-design" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/trade-shows/pcma-s-convening-leaders-experiment-meeting-design#comments Audience Engagement Marketing Sponsorships Trade Shows Mon, 26 Jan 2015 18:57:00 +0000 46781 at http://meetingsnet.com <p>The Learning Lounge and Tech Central, the hub of activity at PCMA&#39;s Convening Leaders.</p> MeetingsNet’s Most Popular Stories of 2014 http://meetingsnet.com/association-meetings-resources/meetingsnet-s-most-popular-stories-2014 <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p>Take a fascinating look back at our most-visited stories from 2014. Our signature CMI 25 and Changemaker lists made the cut, but so did stories offering meeting planning best practices and galleries from top meeting planning events.</p> <p>&nbsp;</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/association-meetings-resources/meetingsnet-s-most-popular-stories-2014" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/association-meetings-resources/meetingsnet-s-most-popular-stories-2014#comments Association Meetings Resources Motivational Travel Sponsorships News Mon, 29 Dec 2014 16:13:00 +0000 46261 at http://meetingsnet.com <p><strong>Felix Finkbeiner, a top speaker chosen by MeetingsNet&#39;s editors</strong></p> Survey Points to Growth In Exhibit Space and Sponsorships http://meetingsnet.com/trade-shows/survey-points-growth-exhibit-space-and-sponsorships <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>A “more consultative sales strategy” yielded exhibit sales increases for nearly two-thirds of respondents.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/trade-shows/survey-points-growth-exhibit-space-and-sponsorships" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/trade-shows/survey-points-growth-exhibit-space-and-sponsorships#comments Sponsorships Trade Shows Premium Mon, 20 Oct 2014 13:38:00 +0000 44701 at http://meetingsnet.com 8 Ways to Promote, Sell, and Deliver Successful Sponsorships http://meetingsnet.com/sponsorships/8-ways-promote-sell-and-deliver-successful-sponsorships <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Expo expert shows how to fuel your meeting’s financial engine</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/sponsorships/8-ways-promote-sell-and-deliver-successful-sponsorships" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/sponsorships/8-ways-promote-sell-and-deliver-successful-sponsorships#comments Sponsorships Premium Tue, 01 Jul 2014 16:11:00 +0000 42231 at http://meetingsnet.com <p>Donna Kastner, director, expo/sponsor sales and activation, Velvet Chainsaw Consulting, tossing a Catchbox mic to an attendee of her session on sponsorship at&nbsp; Cvent&rsquo;s Association Meetings Summit in Las Vegas June 18&ndash;20.</p> Photo courtesy of Cvent Association Sponsorships Increase 4 Percent http://meetingsnet.com/sponsorships/association-sponsorships-increase-4-percent <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Companies spent $572 million on sponsorship with associations/member organizations in 2013, up 4 percent from the previous years.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/sponsorships/association-sponsorships-increase-4-percent" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/sponsorships/association-sponsorships-increase-4-percent#comments Sponsorships Fri, 06 Dec 2013 21:45:00 +0000 39001 at http://meetingsnet.com <p>Stacey Goldberg, IEG.</p> Meeting Sponsorship Dos and Don’ts http://meetingsnet.com/tips-top/meeting-sponsorship-dos-and-don-ts <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>A good sponsorship strategy doesn’t start with the sponsors—it starts with the attendees.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/tips-top/meeting-sponsorship-dos-and-don-ts" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/tips-top/meeting-sponsorship-dos-and-don-ts#comments Checklists Sponsorships Objectives/ROI Fri, 06 Dec 2013 21:13:00 +0000 38991 at http://meetingsnet.com <p>Sponsors for PAX Prime, a convention for gamers, gave away XBox Ones as part of a QR Code scavenger hunt game they sponsored. It allowed sponsors to interact with attendees&mdash;a must do these days.</p> 10 Hot Association Meeting Sponsorships http://meetingsnet.com/sponsorships/10-hot-association-meeting-sponsorships <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Sponsors today need more than a logo on a banner. Under pressure to deliver a return on investment, they’re responding to sponsorship opportunities that deliver content, networking, or face time. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/sponsorships/10-hot-association-meeting-sponsorships" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/sponsorships/10-hot-association-meeting-sponsorships#comments Sponsorships Fri, 06 Dec 2013 20:40:00 +0000 38981 at http://meetingsnet.com <p>Emmy winner Tony Hale from HBOs Veep looking at jewelry made by one of CHA&#39;s sponsors at the 2013 Emmy Awards.</p> RadiOAUG: Going Live From the Show Floor http://meetingsnet.com/sponsorships/radioaug-going-live-show-floor <div class="field-deck"> The Oracle Applications Users Group drove traffic to its booth with RadiOAUG—a live Internet radio show. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The Oracle Applications Users Group drove traffic to its booth with RadiOAUG—a live Internet radio show.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/sponsorships/radioaug-going-live-show-floor" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/sponsorships/radioaug-going-live-show-floor#comments Sponsorships Trade Shows Corporate Meetings Mon, 02 Dec 2013 15:01:00 +0000 38841 at http://meetingsnet.com <p>&nbsp;</p> <p>OAUG&rsquo;s radio hosts Lee Kantor (left) and Stone Payton (center) have some fun with a guest in the RadiOAUG booth during COLLABORATE 13.&nbsp;</p> CEIR Explores How Exhibitors Share Info With Attendees http://meetingsnet.com/trade-shows/ceir-explores-how-exhibitors-share-info-attendees <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Are exhibitors sharing product information in a way that attendees want to consume it?</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/trade-shows/ceir-explores-how-exhibitors-share-info-attendees" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/trade-shows/ceir-explores-how-exhibitors-share-info-attendees#comments Sponsorships Objectives/ROI Resources and Reports Trade Shows Wed, 04 Sep 2013 18:47:00 +0000 36121 at http://meetingsnet.com