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Sponsorship Opportunities

Broaden your company’s brand and message

2014 Sponsorship Packages

Click here to view the Sponsorship Packages Brochure.

Platinum Package – $20,000

  • Recognition of sponsorship in all 12 issues of COMMERCE with logo on key page
  • Online ad with Hyperlink to Your Website on www.commercemagnj.com
  • Two-Page Company Profile in COMMERCE Magazine, 40,000 monthly readership
  • Table at CIANJ’s Annual Luncheon with recognition on all event signs and marketing material
  • Foursome at CIANJ’s Annual Golf Outing and all Gold-level sponsor values
  • Four tickets to the Bruce G. Siminoff Legislative One-on-One Dinner
  • Exhibit table at CIANJ Fall Business2Business Conference
  • Your Company Name/Logo on all print and online promotional material CIANJ uses in 2014
  • Display of Company Name/Logo on CIANJ website with a Hyperlink to your Website
  • Banner Ad on Business Beat, weekly e-newsletter distributed to 11,000 mailboxes

Gold Package – $15,000

  • Online Ad with Hyperlink to Your Website on www.commercemagnj.com
  • Two Page Company Profile in COMMERCE Magazine, 40,000 monthly readership
  • Table at CIANJ’s Annual Luncheon and recognition on all event signs and marketing material
  • Foursome at CIANJ’s Annual Golf Outing and all Silver-level golf sponsor values
  • Two tickets to the Bruce G. Siminoff Legislative One-on-One Dinner
  • Exhibit table at CIANJ Fall Business2Business Conference
  • Your Company Name/Logo on all print and online promotional material CIANJ uses in 2014
  • Banner Ad on Business Beat, weekly e-newsletter distributed to 11,000 mailboxes

Bronze Package – $12,000

  • Full Page Company Profile in COMMERCE Magazine, 40,000 monthly readership
  • Table for 10 at CIANJ’s Annual Luncheon and recognition on all event signage/marketing
  • Foursome at CIANJ’s Annual Golf Outing and all Bronze-level golf sponsor values
  • Two tickets to the Bruce G. Siminoff Legislative One-on-One Dinner
  • Banner Ad on Business Beat, weekly e-newsletter distributed to 11,000 mailboxes
  • Company Name/Logo on all print and online promotional material used by CIANJ in 2014
  • Company Name/Logo on CIANJ website and with a link to your Website

Supporting Sponsor – $6,500

  • Table for 10 at CIANJ’s Annual Luncheon and recognition on all event signage/marketing
  • Online Ad with Hyperlink to Your Website on www.commercemagnj.com
  • Full-Page Company Profile in COMMERCE Magazine, 40,000 monthly readership
  • Company name/logo on CIANJ website and with a link to your Website

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Special Events Sponsors:

Annual Luncheon: 
October 2014 (Date TBD)

More than 500 business executives are expected to attend this premier networking event which also features distinguished speakers. New members of the CIANJ Board of Directors are inducted at this annual event, where businesses are also commended for exemplary service.

- Networking Reception Sponsor – $5,000

  • Table for 10 guests with premier seating
  • Distinctive sign showcasing your company at reception
  • Premier placement of Company Name/Logo on event program
  • Company Name/Logo added to all print and online promotional materials
  • Recognized as a sponsor in COMMERCE Magazine
  • Announced as a sponsor during event program

- Exclusive Speaker Sponsor – $3,500

  • Table for 10 guests with premier seating
  • Opportunity to introduce speaker
  • Photographed with speaker
  • Distinctive sign showcasing your company in dining hall
  • Premier placement of Company Name/Logo on event program
  • Company Name/Logo added to all print and online promotional materials
  • Recognized as a sponsor in COMMERCE Magazine
  • Announced as a sponsor during event program

- Luncheon Sponsor – $3,000

  • Table for 10 guests with premier seating
  • Company Name/Logo on all print and online promotional materials
  • Recognized as a sponsor in COMMERCE Magazine
  • Announced as a sponsor during event program
  • Company Name/Logo on luncheon program and Sponsor Board at event

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CIANJ Annual Golf Outing – Click here to view flyer.
May 12, 2014
Upper Montclair Country Club

- Exclusive Premier Sponsor – $6,500

  • Foursome – Forecaddie included
  • Two additional tickets for evening reception
  • Company logo on every golf cart
  • Hole-in-One Sponsorship
  • Company showcased at reception
  • Listing on sponsor board and in event program
  • Company name on all print and online promotional materials and in COMMERCE Magazine
  • Company name listed on CIANJ’s website with a direct link to sponsor website
  • Display of Company Banner
  • Sole Tee Sponsor at 1st Hole

- Gold Sponsor – $5,000

  • Foursome – Forecaddie included
  • Company recognized at reception
  • Listing on sponsor board and event program
  • Company name on all print and online promotional materials and in COMMERCE Magazine
  • Company name listed on CIANJ’s website with a direct link to sponsor web
  • Display of Company Banner
  • Tee and Green Sponsor

- Silver Sponsor – $4,000

  • Foursome – Forecaddie included
  • Company recognized at reception
  • Listing on sponsor board and event program
  • Company name on all print and online promotional materials and in COMMERCE Magazine
  • Company name listed on CIANJ’s website with a direct link to sponsor web
  • Opportunity to distribute promotional items at event
  • Tee Sponsor

- Bronze Sponsor – $3,000

  • Foursome – Forecaddie included
  • Company recognized at reception
  • Listing on sponsor board and event program
  • Company name on all print and online promotional materials and in COMMERCE Magazine
  • Company name listed on CIANJ’s website with a direct link to sponsor web
  • Opportunity to distribute promotional items at event

- Exclusive Brunch Sponsor – $3,500

  • Foursome – forecaddie included
  • Sign with Company Name at buffet dinner
  • Company Name on all print and online promotional materials and in COMMERCE Magazine
  • Company Name listed on CIANJ’s website with a direct link to sponsor website

- Exclusive Cocktail Reception Sponsor – $3,500

  • Foursome – forecaddie included
  • Sign with Company Name at Buffet Dinner
  • Company recognized at reception
  • Company Name on all print and online promotional materials and in COMMERCE Magazine
  • Company Name listed on CIANJ’s website with a direct link to sponsor website

- Exclusive Buffet Dinner Sponsor – $3,500

  • Foursome – forecaddie included
  • Sign with Company Name at buffet dinner
  • Company recognized at reception
  • Company Name on all print and online promotional materials and in COMMERCE Magazine
  • Company recognized at reception

- Prize Sponsor – $1,000

  • Company Name on sponsor board and event program
  • Company recognized at reception
  • Two tickets for evening reception

- Refreshment Sponsor – $1,000

  • Company Name on sponsor board and event program
  • Company recognized at reception
  • One ticket for lunch; one ticket for dinner
  • Company Name on refreshment carts

- Exclusive Forecaddie Sponsor – $4,000

  • Foursome – forecaddie included
  • Company recognized at reception
  • Listing on sponsor board and event program
  • Company Name on all print and online promotional materials and in COMMERCE Magazine
  • Company Name listed on CIANJ’s website with direct link to sponsor website
  • Opportunity to distribute promotional items at event
  • Company Name/Logo on Golf Bag Tags

- Contest Sponsorships - Contest Sponsors acknowledged with tee signs and recognition in event program

  • Closest to the Pin for men golfers $500
  • Closest to the Pin for women golfers $500
  • Longest Drive for men golfers $500
  • Longest Drive for women golfers $500
  • Putting Contest $500
  • Driving Range Sponsor $500
  • Hole-in-One Sponsor $500

 - Tee Sign $150
- Tee Sign and Dinner Package $250

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Environmental Business Council Golf Outing**
August, 2014
Course TBD

- Luncheon Sponsr – $1,200

  • Foursome
  • Company showcased on signs at reception
  • Company name listed on CIANJ’s website
  • Company name on all print and online promotional material
  • Opportunity to place promotional items in each golf cart

- Reception Sponsor – $1,200

  • Foursome
  • Company showcased on signs at reception
  • Company name listed on CIANJ’s website
  • Company name on all print and online promotional material
  • Exhibit table space at reception

- Hole/Prize Sponsor – $1,200

  • Foursome
  • Company sign at hole
  • Company listed on CIANJ’s website
  • Company name on all print and online promotional material
  • Company representative awards prize to winner

- Tee Sign – $75**
- Tee Sign and Foursome (Member) – $950**
- Tee Sign and Foursome (Non-Member) – $1,150**
- Tee Sign and Dinner Package – $125**

**Sponsorship costs for EBC Golf Outing will be finalized once a course is selected and a contract signed.

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Bruce G. Siminoff Legislative One-on-One Dinner
May 27, 2014
Nanina’s In The Park

All of New Jersey’s state lawmakers are invited to this annual dinner where they meet leading members of the business community and sit down to share a meal together. The evening creates an atmosphere for forging new relationships between the private sector and legislators, enabling them to better understand the concerns of business.  Political commentator and television host Steve Adubato Jr. moderates a lively discussion among lawmakers during this popular event at one of the state’s most celebrated dining establishments.

- Dinner Sponsor – $1,350

  • Four tickets to the dinner
  • Premier seating with legislators
  • Company Name/Logo on all print and online promotional material
  • Recognition during the dinner program

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Staff Recognition Luncheon
April 23, 2014
Location TBD

A celebration and tribute to your administrative and support staff that coincides with Annual Administrative Assistant Day in April      

- Exclusive Entertainment Sponsor – $1,500

  • Table for 10 guests with premier seating
  • Opportunity to introduce speaker
  • Distinctive sign showcasing your company at reception
  • Premier placement of Company Name/Logo on event program
  • Company Name/Logo added to all print and online promotional materials
  • Announced as a sponsor at podium

- Luncheon Sponsor – $1,300

  • Table for 10 guests with premier seating
  • Distinctive sign showcasing your company at reception
  • Premier placement of Company Name/Logo on event program
  • Company Name/Logo added to all print and online promotional materials
  • Announced as a sponsor at podium

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Chairman’s Reception 2014
“Going Forward by Giving Back”
Sponsorships – $1,500
March 5, 2014

  • Four admission tickets
  • Company Name/Logo on all print and online promotional material
  • Role in presenting awards to honorees
  • Acknowledged in reception program

–Special sponsorship packages that include advertising in COMMERCE Magazine are also available for this event. For further information contact Stu Bodow at 201-368-2100

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Program Sponsors

Choose from our array of industry roundtables and focus groups developed to help all businesses succeed. Enhance your company’s profile and network with business leaders by sponsoring these timely, educational and thought-provoking programs.

Roundtable/Council Sponsor – $400

Series Sponsor (3 Roundtables/Councils) - $1,100

*Limited Availability due to restrictions on competing business

Benefits:

  • Exhibit table space
  • Company Name/Logo all online and print marketing material
  • Acknowledged from the podium as an event sponsor
  • Opportunity for brief remarks during program
  • Two admission tickets

Roundtables and Councils available for sponsorship:

Environmental Business Council – The state’s premier association of environmental firms, consultants, and practitioners, meeting bi-monthly with updates on regulatory changes and policies affecting site remediation, land use, and air and water quality. Nov. 20, 2013, and in 2014 on Jan. 29, March 26, May 28, July 30, and Sept. 24*

Financial Decision Makers Roundtable – A forum geared toward chief financial officers and other key executives who oversee the balance sheets. Panel discussions focus on economic trends and identifying new strategies for growth.  Feb. 11, May 15, and Oct. 9, all in 2014 *

Generation Now – One of the newest roundtables organized by CIANJ, Generation Now is geared toward the young professional. Networking events have been used to build the corps of this emerging group. As it develops, there are plans to add an education component, such as forums on partnership and career advancement. For 2014, program are planned for Jan. 16, June 12 and Oct. 23

Healthcare Roundtable – Hospitals, insurers, educators and providers, as well as pharmaceutical companies and others in the healthcare industry are active in this roundtable. It examines issues such as the burgeoning for-profit hospital market in New Jersey and federal healthcare reform. Jan. 9, April 10, and Oct. 1, all in 2014*

Higher Education Council – As one of the newest councils formed by CIANJ, this group seeks to encourage synergies between employers and our state’s colleges and universities to better prepare, develop and identify workforce talent. Jan. 21, June 10 and Oct. 7, all in 2014 *

Human Resources Council – The workforce issues that permeate every business are the prime concern of these top human resource professionals from throughout the state, who organize quarterly discussions lead by industry experts. Dec. 4, 2013 and in 2014 March 12, May 7 and Sept. 17 *

Manufacturing Roundtable - New Jersey prides itself on its manufacturing base and this roundtable is committed to helping it thrive and expand. Today’s manufacturers face distinct challenges and these roundtables allow experienced plant managers can share their insights. Nov. 6, 2013 and in 2014 March 18 and Sept. 10 *

PENPAC Roundtable – PENPAC (Private Enterprise Political Action Committee) is the political arms of CIANJ. As a business advocacy organization, CIANJ recognizes the importance of working with state lawmakers. For these roundtables, panels of legislators interact with leading executives and discuss their views on tax policies and regulations affecting business. Proceeds from these roundtables are used to provide financial support to pro-business candidates. PENPAC donations are exempt from “pay-to-play” restrictions. Two fund-raisers are being planned for 2014, along with several programs featuring legislators.

Real Property Roundtable – Builders, developers, landowners, property managers, attorneys and insurance executives are drawn to this roundtable that examines New Jersey’s commercial real estate industry, identifying new trends and innovations in the marketplace. Dec. 3, 2013 and for 2014, April 17 and Sept. 9.

Technology Roundtable – The continually growing role of technology in every phase of business makes this roundtable a must for every industry. Cyber crimes and security, software innovations, data centers and more have been discussed in this cutting edge forum. Nov. 14, 2013 and in 2014 Feb. 20 and May 8 *

Women of Influence Series – Inspirational stories of success are shared by women executives in this special series held on the campuses of leading colleges in Northern New Jersey. Each panel discussion is facilitated by a moderator. Nov. 12, 2013 and in 2014 April 8, and Sept. 16 *

(*) Dates of the roundtables and council are subject to change due to availability of speakers.

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CIANJ Conference Sponsor – $1,000

CIANJ organizes conferences each year to address emerging issues impacting the business community. The theme and agenda for these conferences are determined by the B2B Council.

  • Exhibit table at event
  • Company Name/Logo on all print and online promotional materials
  • Two admission tickets
  • Acknowledged from the podium at event

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Networking Events

Two very popular networking events are hosted each year by CIANJ at elegant dining facilities. These receptions consistently draw more than 100 top executives from our corporate members, who spend the evening meeting new contacts and enjoying delicious foods and the warm ambience.

Winter Reception - $400
Feb. 27, 2014

Summer Reception – $400
Aug. 20, 2014

  • Two admission tickets
  • Company Name/Logo on all print and online promotional materials
  • Acknowledged from the podium as a sponsor
  • Exhibit table space

Exclusive Sponsor for Spirit of New Jersey Dinner & Networking Cruise – $1,000
May 20, 2014

  • Five admission tickets
  • Company Name/Logo on all print and online promotional materials
  • Acknowledged from the podium as a sponsor

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Business Beat Sponsor
Annual – $1,000
Quarterly – $300

  • Company Name/Logo on weekly e-newsletter
  • Newsletter distributed every Friday to 11,000 mailboxes
  • Logo will be enabled with Hyperlink to your website

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CIANJ Website Sponsor
Annual – $2,500
Quarterly – $750

  • Company Name/Logo prominently displayed on CIANJ Homepage
  • Logo will be enabled with a Hyperlink to your website

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Customized CIANJ and COMMERCE Magazine Packages

Each year CIANJ holds special conferences and/or receptions that are uniquely timed and presented to offer our members sponsorship opportunities that bundle advertisements in our COMMERCE Magazine with ways to showcase their brand and message at the event

These packages are priced as the opportunities arise and for more information contact Stu Bodow at 201-368-2100 or sbodow@cianj.org

Sponsorship Enhancement — $500

  • Special Quarter-Page Profile in Commerce Magazine (120-words plus a photo, normally valued at $1,700) – Available as an enhancement to any sponsorship.