Commerce and Industry Association of New Jersey

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Sponsorship Opportunities

Broaden your company’s brand and message

Program Sponsors – For more information, contact Diane Walsh, dwalsh@cianj.org or 201-368-2100.

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
Reserve early to avoid restrictions on competing businesses.

Benefits:

  • Exhibit table space
  • Company Name/Logo all online and print marketing material
  • Acknowledgment from the podium as an event sponsor
  • Two admission tickets

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. Jan. 28, March 25, May 27, July 29, Sept. 30

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. 10, May 19, Oct. 6

Generation Now – One of the newest roundtables organized by CIANJ, Generation Now is geared toward the young professional. Networking events include an educational component which focuses on personal growth and career advancement. For 2015, programs are planned for March 19, June 11, Oct. 22.

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. 14, April 8, June TBD, Oct. 1

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 led by industry experts. Jan. 7, March 18, June 3, Sept. 30

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 to share their insights. Feb. 4, July 9, Sept. 25

Marketing Roundtable-Without a savvy marketing strategy, any product or service is doomed to failure. Industry leaders guide this roundtable as it helps businesses promote their brand, harness social media, and determine the best ways to identify new customers and clients. Jan. 29, April 30, Sept. 21

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. Jan. 21, April 24, July TBD, Oct. 7

Technology for Business 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. Jan. 15, March 10, June 9

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. Dec. 9, June 16, Sept. 29

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

 

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 ambiance.

Winter Reception - $400
Feb. 26, 2015
Summer Reception - $400
Aug. 12, 2015

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

Exclusive Sponsor for Spirit of New Jersey Dinner & Networking Cruise – $1,000
May 20, 2015

A unique networking experience aboard the Spirit of New Jersey as it cruises through New York Harbor. CIANJ partners with several local business groups on this fun-loving event as members have an opportunity to connect and enjoy the magnificent views of the skyline from the water

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

 

Premier Annual Event Sponsors

CIANJ Annual Luncheon
October 30, 2015

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 – $3,200

  • 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
May 11, 2015
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 website
  • 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 website
  • 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 website
  • 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

–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

Contest Sponsors acknowledged with tee signs and recognition in event program

Tee Sign $150
Tee Sign and Dinner Package $250

 

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Chairman’s Reception
March 11, 2015
Stony Hill Inn, Hackensack, NJ
Event Sponsorships also linked to special section in COMMERCE Magazine.

Exclusive Platinum Sponsor – $10,500

  • Back Cover Ad in Special Chairman’s Section (Print and Online)
  • Special Thank You Listing on Contents Page of Special Section (Print and Online)
  • Ten admission tickets to the reception
  • Sponsor recognition on all CIANJ marketing material (print and online)
  • Prominent recognition on event signage
  • Photographs for in-house publications or company marketing campaign
  • Opportunity to participate in award presentation
  • Recognition in press releases distributed before and after event
  • Recognition in event program

Exclusive Gold Sponsor – $7,500

  • Inside Front Cover Ad in Special Chairman’s Section (Print and Online)
  • Special Thank You Listing on Contents Page of Special Section (Print and Online)
  • Ten admission tickets to the reception
  • Sponsor recognition on all CIANJ marketing material (print and online)
  • Photographs for in-house publications or company marketing campaign
  • Prominent recognition on event signage
  • Recognition in press releases distributed before and after event
  • Recognition in event program

Silver Sponsors – $4,500

  • Full Page Color Ad in Special Chairman’s Section (Print and Online)
  • Special Thank You Listing on Contents Page of Special Section (Print and Online)
  • Eight admission tickets to the reception
  • Sponsor recognition on all CIANJ promotional material (print and online)
  • Photographs for in-house publications or company marketing campaign
  • Recognition on event signage
  • Recognition in event program

Bronze Sponsors – $3,500

  • Half-Page (Horizontal) Color Ad in Special Chairman’s Section (Print and Online)
  • Special Thank You Listing on Contents Page of Special Section (Print and Online)
  • Six admission tickets to the reception
  • Sponsor recognition on all CIANJ promotional material (print and online)
  • Photographs for in-house publications or company marketing campaign
  • Recognition on event signage
  • Recognition in event program

Chairman’s Circle Sponsors – $2,500

  • Quarter-Page Color Ad in Special Chairman’s Section (Print and Online)
  • Special Thank You Listing on Contents Page of Special Section (Print and Online)
  • Four admission tickets to the reception
  • Photographs for in-house publications or company marketing campaign
  • Sponsor recognition on all CIANJ promotional material (print and online)
  • Recognition on event signage
  • Recognition in event program

Supporting Sponsors – $1,500

  • Special Thank You Listing on Contents Page of Special Section (Print and Online)
  • Four admission tickets
  • Photographs for in-house publications or company marketing campaign
  • Sponsor recognition on CIANJ promotional material (Print and Online)
  • Recognition on event signage
  • Recognition in event program

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Staff Recognition Luncheon
April 22, 2015
Seasons Catering, Washington Twp., NJ

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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Bruce G. Siminoff Legislative One-On-One Dinner
May 26, 2015
Nanina’s In The Park, Belleville

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 – $1,500

  • 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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 Best Practices Conference
September 17, 2015
Nanina’s In The Park, Belleville, NJ

Exclusive Presenting Sponsor – $10,500

  • Premium Full Page Ad Next to the Contents Page in the Special Best Practices Issue of COMMERCE Magazine
  • Logo on Cover of a Special Best Practices Issue of COMMERCE Magazine
  • Table for 10 guests at the reception
  • Sponsor recognition on all CIANJ marketing material (print and online)
  • Prominent recognition on event signage
  • Recognition in press releases distributed before and after event
  • Recognition in event program

Platinum Sponsors – $8,500

  • Premium Full Page Ad Next to the Prologue by NY Yankees Manager Joe Girardi
  • Logo on Cover of a Special Best Practices Issue of COMMERCE Magazine
  • Table for 10 guests at the reception
  • Sponsor recognition on all CIANJ marketing material (print and online)
  • Prominent recognition on event signage
  • Recognition in press releases distributed before and after event
  • Recognition in event program

Gold Sponsors – $7,500

  • Premium Full Page Ad Next to First Pages of the Best Practices Section in Special Best Practices Issue of COMMERCE Magazine
  • Table for 10 guests at the reception
  • Sponsor recognition on all CIANJ marketing material (print and online)
  • Prominent recognition on event signage
  • Recognition in press releases distributed before and after event
  • Recognition in event program

Diamond Sponsors – $6,500

  • Premium Position Full Page Color Ad in Special Best Practices Issue of COMMERCE Magazine
  • Special Thank You Listing in COMMERCE Magazine (Print and Online)Eight admission tickets to the reception
  • Sponsor recognition on all CIANJ promotional material (print and online)
  • Recognition on event signage
  • Recognition in event program

Speaker Sponsors – $5,500

  • Sponsorship of Print Coverage of the Best Practices Symposium in COMMERCE Magazine (Logo, Website Promoted in Print and Online)
  • Full Page Color Ad in Special Best Practices Issue of COMMERCE Magazine
  • Special Thank You Listing in COMMERCE Magazine (Print and Online)
  • Eight admission tickets to the reception
  • Sponsor recognition on all CIANJ promotional material (print and online)
  • Recognition on event signage
  • Recognition in event program

Silver Sponsors – $4,500

  • Full Page Color Ad in Special Best Practices Issue of COMMERCE Magazine
  • Special Thank You Listing in COMMERCE Magazine (Print and Online)
  • Eight admission tickets to the reception
  • Sponsor recognition on all CIANJ promotional material (print and online)
  • Recognition on event signage
  • Recognition in event program

Bronze Sponsors – $3,500

  • Half-Page (Horizontal) Color Ad in Special in Best Practices Issue of COMMERCE Magazine
  • Special Thank You Listing in COMMERCE Magazine (Print and Online)
  • Six admission tickets to the reception
  • Sponsor recognition on all CIANJ promotional material (print and online)
  • Recognition on event signage
  • Recognition in event program

Chairman’s Circle Sponsors – $2,500

  • Quarter-Page Color Ad in Special Best Practices Issue of COMMERCE Magazine
  • Special Thank You Listing in COMMERCE Magazine (Print and Online)
  • Four admission tickets to the reception
  • Sponsor recognition on all CIANJ promotional material (print and online)
  • Recognition on event signage
  • Recognition in event program

Supporting Sponsors – $1,500

  • Special Thank You Listing in COMMERCE Magazine (Print and Online)
  • Four admission tickets
  • Sponsor recognition on CIANJ promotional material (Print and Online)
  • Recognition on event signage
  • Recognition in event program

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Environmental Business Council Golf Outing
October 12, 2015
New Jersey National Golf Club, Basking Ridge, NJ

Premier Luncheon Sponsor – $1,500

  • Company signage  at  lunch/display table
  • Foursome
  • Company name listed on CIANJ’s website
  • Company name listed on all marketing material

Premier Cocktail/Dinner Sponsor – $1,500

  • Company signage  at  reception/display table
  • Foursome
  • Company name listed on CIANJ’s website
  • Company name listed on all marketing material

Premier Prize Sponsor - $1,500

  • Company sign at hole/display table at  reception
  • Foursome
  • Company name listed on CIANJ’s website
  • Company name listed on all marketing material

Prize/Lunch/Dinner Sponsor – $500

  • Signage
  • Company name listed on CIANJ website
  • Company name listed on all marketing material
  • One (1) ticket to either the lunch or dinner reception

Tee Sign – $100
Tee Sign and Foursome – $1,150
Tee Sign and Dinner Package – $175

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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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Affiliates of the Commerce and Industry Association of NJ also welcome your support!

PENPAC – Private Enterprise Political Action Committee

PENPAC is the political arm of the association. The Private Enterprise Political Action Committee (PENPAC) was formed to encourage and support business-minded candidates running for statewide office. One the advantages of contributing to PENPAC is that election law experts have determined that PENPAC is a “safe haven” which protects donors from the restrictions of pay-to-play regulations. For information contact Tony Russo, the PENPAC secretary, at 201-368 2100 or arusso@cianj.org .  ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________

FFFE – Foundation for Free Enterprise

Foundation for Free Enterprise is dedicated to advancing free market principles by educating children and young adults. It provides outreach programs to a variety of schools as well as a summer camp. The Foundation is a charitable organization operating as a 501(c)(3). More information is available at www.fffe.org or by contacting Kathryn English, the president of the foundation, at 201-368-2100, ext. 115.

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COMMERCE Magazine

COMMERCE Magazine is the communications arm of the Commerce and Industry Association of New Jersey. The magazine is published 12 times a year and reaches 40,000 thought leaders. Special advertising rates will be offered to any member who creates a custom sponsor package of CIANJ events or programs. For information about these special rates, contact Stu Bodow, sbodow@cianj.org or 201-368-2100. Learn more at www.commercemagnj.com.

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