Sponsorship Opportunities

List of Annual Sponsorship Opportunities

 

Annual Meeting

Come help us celebrate a momentous year of accomplishments and initiatives – plus a special Oscar Award Ceremony honoring WIBA members. Who will win an award? It could be YOU! Come walk the red carpet to an evening you won’t forget!

  • $5,000 Presenting Sponsor
  • $2,000 Awards Sponsor
  • $1,200 Table Host
  • $500 Supporting Sponsor

Sponsorships include the following:

  • One table of ten at the event (two tables for Presenting Sponsor)
  • Four complimentary tickets for Supporting Sponsor
  • Pre-event publicity including press release, announcements and social media*
  • Recognition on select printed materials
  • Acknowledgment during the event*
  • Acknowledgment of company/organization name on table
  • Acknowledgement in WIBA CONNECT*
  • Recognition on the WIBA website

*Vary based on sponsorship amount

Individual tickets are $85 each. Contact us for more information.

Small Independent Business Day in Topeka

Each year WIBA members travel to Topeka to meet with legislators and share ideas about our legislative agenda for the benefit of independent business. In this relaxed setting, we can get to know legislators and share ideas in a way not normally at our disposal. The trip includes a meal, presentation by key members of the legislature and informal networking. Sponsorship opportunities are as follows:

  • $425 Travel Sponsor
  • $425 Luncheon Sponsor

Sponsorships include the following:

  • Recognition on announcements and signage at event
  • Acknowledgment during the event
  • Recognition as a sponsor on the event website page

Contact us for more information.

Disney Institute – Quality Service

In September of 2016, WIBA hosted Disney’s Approach to Business Excellence. For over two decades Disney Institute has been helping transform organizations through custom solutions grounded in the time-tested success and insights from The Walt Disney Company. WIBA received such a positive overwhelming response from the Wichita community that we are hosting Disney’s Approach to Quality Service on September 27, 2017. More information coming soon. Sponsorship opportunities are as follows:

  • $15,000 Presenting Sponsor
  • $10,000 Gold Sponsor
  • $7,500 Silver Sponsor
  • $5,000 Bronze Sponsor
  • Refreshment Sponsor*
  • Display Table*

*Indicates multiple and varying opportunities

Sponsorships include the following:

  • Recognition on announcements, signage and social media
  • Complimentary registrations to the course (12 for Presenting Sponsor, 8 for Gold,  6 for Silver and 4 for Bronze)
  • Welcome the participants from the podium (Reserved for Presenting Sponsor)
  • An exclusive marketing participant exhibit area at the event to showcase your business
  • Company’s name and logo on select promotional materials
  • Recognition as a sponsor on the event website page

Contact us for more information.


 

List of Monthly Sponsorship Opportunities

 

Monthly Luncheons

Each month WIBA hosts a luncheon for members to network, receive updates about WIBA happenings and as a forum for presenters to make presentations on various topics of interest. These luncheons are held at the Wichita Boathouse each second Tuesday of the month. Sponsorship opportunities are as follows:

  • Solo Luncheon Sponsor – $425 per event (11 events available)
  • Shared Luncheon Sponsor – $265 per event (11 events available)

Sponsorship includes the following:

  • Recognition on announcements, signage and social media
  • Acknowledgment from the podium
  • A two to three minute presentation during the event
  • Display company materials at the event
  • Recognition as a sponsor on the event website page

Contact us for more information.

WWLA Monthly Luncheon

Each month WIBA hosts a luncheon for Wichita Women’s Leadership Alliance to network, receive updates about WIBA happenings and as a forum for presenters to make presentations on various topics of interest. These luncheons are held at the Wichita Boathouse each first Tuesday of the month. Sponsorship opportunities are as follows:

  • Solo WWLA Monthly Luncheon – $150 per event (11 events available)
  • Shared WWLA Monthly Luncheon – $75 per event (11 events available)

Sponsorship includes the following:

  • Recognition on announcements, signage and social media
  • Acknowledgment from the podium
  • A two to three minute presentation during the event
  • Display company materials at the event
  • Recognition as a sponsor on the event website page

Contact us for more information.

Business Your Way Mixers

The Business Your Way (BYW) Mixers are one of WIBA’s best attended networking events, held every other month at various member venues. The BYW’s are a great way to meet and network with eighty to one-hundred other business owners and make the connections that bring success to your business.

  • Solo Business Your Way Mixer Sponsor – $425 per event (7 events available)
  • Shared Business Your Way Mixer Sponsor – $265 per event (7 events available)

Sponsorship includes the following:

  • Recognition on announcements, signage and social media
  • Acknowledgment from the podium
  • A two to three minute presentation during the event
  • Display company materials at the event
  • Recognition as a sponsor on the event website page

Contact us for more information.

WIBA Face to Face Forums

The WIBA Face to Face Forums provide members the opportunity to meet, speak and ask any questions they may have for our elected officials. Here is the timeline for the Forums:

  • May for City Officials
  • June for County Officials
  • August for USD 259
  • October or November for Legislators

Sponsorship opportunities are as follows:

  • Solo Face to Face Luncheon Sponsor – $425 (4 events available)
  • Shared Face to Face Luncheon Sponsor – $265 (4 events available)

Sponsorship includes the following:

  • Recognition on announcements, signage and social media
  • Acknowledgment from the podium
  • A two to three minute presentation during the event
  • Display company materials at the event
  • Recognition as a sponsor on the event website page

Contact us for more information.

WIBA Educational Seminars

Each month (except December), subject matter experts provide valuable information and tools you can use to grow your business. Presenters are WIBA members and subjects range from social media to tax changes. Sponsorship opportunities are as follows:

  • WIBA Educational Seminar Sponsor – $100 each or $1,000 for the year (11 events available)

Sponsorship includes the following:

  • Recognition on announcements, signage and social media
  • Acknowledgment during event
  • Recognition on WIBA website

Contact us for more information.

Prize Sponsors

At each of the WWLA and Monthly Luncheons, business cards from the attendees are collected for a prize drawing at the end of the luncheon. The prizes range from a service to a gift basket and must have a value of at least $25. Sponsorship includes the following:

  • Acknowledgement as a prize sponsor on the event website page
  • Acknowledgement at the event

Contact us for more information.

WIBA CONNECT Newsletter

The WIBA CONNECT Newsletter is sent out weekly to provide updates regarding special events, new programs, special initiatives and the like. Sponsorship opportunities are as follows:

  • $1,000 Yearly Sponsor (once a month/12 months)
  • $100 Solo Sponsor (once a month/12 months)

Contact us for more information.

 

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