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					2010/11 SPONSORSHIP OPPORTUNITIES BY MONTH                                         (rev. 11.15.10)
                                                        Meet the Purchasers
Year-Round
                                                        Networking With Power
AM Networks
                                                        Notary Public Class
Business After Hours
                                                        Past Chairs Luncheon
Chamber E-Newsletter (weekly)
Event Guide and Registration (monthly)
Focus Newsletter (monthly)                              March 2011
Greater Raleigh Sports Council E-Newsletter             Board of Directors and Board of Advisors Meeting
(biweekly)                                              Campaign 2011
Leadership Raleigh Luncheons                            Charlotte Transit Visit
Leadership Raleigh Scholarships                         Greater Raleigh Sports Council Evening of
Live Healthy Triangle (January – April 2011)            Champions
Major Employers Directory (published August 2011)       RTA Transportation Breakfast
Manufacturers Directory (published August 2011)         Working Mothers Luncheon
New Member Breakfasts (except January and July)         Young Professionals Network
Non-Rotating and Rotating Website Banner Ads
Publications Catalog (published October 2011)           April 2011
RTA Mobile E-Newsletter                                 Business Expo
                                                        Campaign 2011
November 2010                                           Chamber Executive Women’s Luncheon
Board of Advisors Speaker Event                         Greater Raleigh Sports Council Quarterly Meeting
Chairman’s Event                                        Green Plus™Recognition Event
Chamber Roundtables Information Session                 Inter-City Visit & Leadership Conference
Greater Raleigh Sports Council Night Out with the       Leadership Raleigh Luncheon
Hurricanes                                              Leadership Raleigh Scholarship Fundraiser
Green Plus™ Workshop                                    Legislative Reception
Meet the Purchasers                                     Networking With Power
Mega Networking                                         Notary Public Class
Networking With Power
The State of Mobility 2010: RTA Annual Meeting          May 2011
Young Professionals Network                             Board of Directors and Board of Advisors Meeting
                                                        Campaign 2011
                                                        Chairman’s Event
December 2010                                           Chick-fil-A Leadercast
Board of Advisors Orientation
                                                        Dinner with Decision Makers
Elected Officials Holiday Reception
                                                        Economic Development Forum
Notary Public Class
                                                        Education Forum
                                                        Greater Raleigh Sports Council Night Out with the
                                                        Bulls
January 2011
                                                        Green Plus™ Workshop
Chamber Executive Women’s Luncheon
                                                        Mega Networking
Economic Forecast
                                                        Leadership Raleigh Luncheon
Greater Raleigh Sports Council Quarterly Meeting
                                                        Pinnacle Business Awards
Networking With Power
                                                        Triangle Chambers’ Washington, D.C. Visit
Young Professionals Network
                                                        Young Professionals Network

February 2011
                                                        June 2011
Board of Advisors Speaker Event
                                                        Board of Advisors Orientation
Campaign 2011
                                                        Chamber Roundtables Information Session
Chairman’s Event
                                                        Executive Committee Planning Retreat
Chamber Roundtables Information Session
                                                        Greater Raleigh Sports Council Night Out with the
Dinner with Decision Makers
                                                        RailHawks
Green Plus™ Workshop
                                                        Leadership Raleigh Commencement
Leadership Raleigh Alumni Tune-Up
                                                        Meet the Purchasers
Leadership Raleigh Luncheon
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Networking With Power                                          Partners Dinner
Notary Public Class                                            Young Professionals Network

July 2011
AM Networks Combined Summer Social
                                                               August 2011
                                                               Business Showcase
Board of Advisors Speaker Event
Chamber Executive Women’s Luncheon
Greater Raleigh Sports Council Quarterly Meeting
Chairman’s Event
Chamber Roundtables Information Session
Dinner with Decision Makers
Greater Raleigh Sports Council Night Out with the Mudcats
Green Plus™ Workshop
Leadership Raleigh Opening Reception
Meet the Purchasers
Networking With Power
Notary Public Class
Public Policy Forum (Health Care)
Summer Leadership Conference
Wake Success Forum

September 2011
Annual Meeting
Board of Directors and Board of Advisors Meeting
First Responders Appreciation Breakfast
Greater Raleigh Sports Council Quarterly Meeting
Greater Raleigh Sports Council We Love the Hurricanes
Green Plus™ Recognition Event
Leadership Raleigh Alumni Tune-up
Leadership Raleigh Retreat Reception
RTA Solutions Forum
Working Mothers’ Luncheon


October 2011
Board of Directors and Board of Advisors Meeting
Chamber Executive Women’s Luncheon Series
Economic Development Forum
Golf Tournament
Leadership Raleigh Luncheon
Networking With Power

November 2011
Board of Advisors Speaker Event
Chairman’s Event
Chamber Roundtables Information Session
Dinner with Decision Makers
Greater Raleigh Sports Council Night Out with the Hurricanes
Green Plus™ Workshop
Meet the Purchasers
Mega Networking
Networking With Power
The State of Mobility 2011: RTA Annual Meeting
Young Professionals Network


December 2011
Board of Advisors Orientation
Elected Officials Holiday Reception
Leadership Raleigh Luncheon
Notary Public Class

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January 2012
Chamber Executive Women’s Luncheon
Economic Forecast
Greater Raleigh Sports Council Quarterly Meeting
Networking With Power
Young Professionals Network




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SPONSORSHIP OPPORTUNITIES BY BENEFIT
                                                        Business After Hours
Providing Access and Visibility to Wake
                                                        Business Expo
County’s Elected Leaders                                Business Showcase
Elected Officials Holiday Reception                     Chamber Roundtables Information Sessions
Dinner with Decision Makers                             Chick-fil-A Leadercast
Inter-City Visit & Leadership Conference                Meet the Purchasers
Legislative Reception                                   Mega Networking
Partners Dinner                                         Networking With Power
Public Policy Forums                                    Notary Public Classes
RTA Transportation Breakfast                            Pinnacle Business Awards
RTA Solutions Forum
The State of Mobility 2010: RTA Annual Meeting
                                                        Targeted to Sports Fans
Triangle Chambers’ Washington, D.C. Visit
                                                        Golf Tournament
                                                        Greater Raleigh Sports Council
Providing Access and Visibility to the                      E-Newsletter
Chamber’s Board of Directors, Board of                      Evening of Champions
                                                            Night Out with the Carolina Hurricanes
Advisors, and Community Leadership                          Night Out with the Carolina Mudcats
Annual Meeting                                              Night Out with the Carolina RailHawks
Board of Directors and Board of Advisors Meetings           Night Out with the Durham Bulls
Board of Advisors Speaker Events                            Quarterly Meetings
Economic Development Forums                                 We Love the Hurricanes Luncheon
Economic Forecast
Education Forum
Executive Committee Planning Retreat
Inter-City Visit & Leadership Conference                Targeted to Young Professionals
Leadership Raleigh                                      AM Networks
     Alumni Tune-up                                     Chamber Executive Women’s Luncheon Series
     Commencement                                       Leadership Raleigh
     Opening Reception                                     Alumni Tune-up
     Retreat Reception                                     Commencement
     Scholarships                                          Opening Reception
     Scholarship Fundraiser                                Retreat Reception
Past Chairs Luncheon                                       Scholarships
Summer Leadership Conference                               Scholarship Fundraiser
                                                        Young Professionals Network
Providing Speaking/Facilitator Opportunities            Working Mothers Luncheon Series
AM Networks Combined Summer Social
AM Networks
Board of Advisors Meetings
Board of Advisors Orientations
Board of Advisors Speaker Events
New Member Breakfasts
Pinnacle Business Awards Celebration

Relocation/Employment Information
Major Employers Directory
Manufacturers Directory
Publications Catalog


Targeted to Professional Women
Chamber Executive Women’s Luncheon Series
Working Mothers’ Luncheon Series

Targeted to Small Business Owners and
Managers
AM Networks
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SPONSORSHIP OPPORTUNITIES BY PRICE

Less than $500
AM Networks Combined Summer Social
AM Networks
Chairman’s Event
Chamber Roundtables Information Sessions
Charlotte Transit Visit
Elected Officials Holiday Reception
First Responders Appreciation Breakfast
Greater Raleigh Sports Council E-Newsletter
Meet the Purchasers
Networking With Power
New Member Breakfast
RTA Solutions Forum
The State of Mobility 2011: RTA Annual Meeting
RTA Transportation Breakfast
Young Professionals Network E-Newsletter
Online Employment Opportunities
Rotating Banner Ad


$500 to $999
Board of Advisors Orientation
Board of Advisors Speaker Event
Campaign 2011
Chairman’s Event
Chamber E-Newsletter
Chamber Roundtables Information Sessions
Charlotte Transit Visit
Chick-fil-A Leadercast
Economic Development Forum
Elected Officials Holiday Reception
Executive Committee Planning Retreat
First Responders Appreciation Breakfast
Golf Tournament
Greater Raleigh Sports Council Nights Out
Greater Raleigh Sports Council Quarterly Meetintgs
Green Plus™
Inter-City Visit & Leadership Conference
Leadership Raleigh Alumni Tune-up
Leadership Raleigh Commencement
Leadership Raleigh Luncheon
Leadership Raleigh Opening Reception
Leadership Raleigh Retreat Reception
Leadership Raleigh Scholarships
Leadership Raleigh Scholarship Fundraiser
Legislative Reception
Major Employers Directory
Manufacturers Directory
Mega Networking
Notary Public Classes
Online Voter’s Guide
Past Chairs Luncheon
Public Policy Forum
RTA Solutions Forum
The State of Mobility 2011: RTA Annual Meeting
RTA Transportation Breakfast
RTA Mobile E-Newsletter

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Working Mothers’ Luncheon Series

$1,000 - $2,499
Annual Meeting
Board of Advisors Meetings
Business Expo
Business Showcase
Campaign 2011
Chamber Executive Women’s Luncheon Series
Chick-fil-A Leadercast
Dinner with Decision Makers
Economic Development Forum
Economic Forecast
Education Forum
Elected Officials Holiday Reception
First Responders Appreciation Breakfast
Golf Tournament
Greater Raleigh Sports Council Evening of Champions
Greater Raleigh Sports Council Nights Out
Greater Raleigh Sports Council We Love the Hurricanes Luncheon
Green Plus™
Inter-City Visit & Leadership Conference
Legislative Reception
Live Healthy Triangle
Major Employers Directory
Manufacturers Directory
Meet the Purchasers
Mega Networking
Networking With Power
Partners Dinner
Pinnacle Business Awards
Summer Leadership Conference
Public Policy Forum
RTA Transportation Breakfast
The State of Mobility 2011: RTA Annual Meeting
Summer Leadership Conference
Triangle Chamber’s Washington, D.C. Visit
Wake Success Forum
Working Mothers’ Luncheon Series
Young Professionals Network
Membership Plaque Insert
Online Campaign Website

$2,500 - $4,999
Annual Meeting
Business After Hours
Business Expo
Business Showcase
Campaign 2011
Chamber Executive Women’s Luncheon Series
Chick-fil-A Leadercast
Dinner with Decision Makers
Economic Development Forum
Economic Forecast
Education Forum
Elected Officials Holiday Reception
First Responders Appreciation Breakfast
Focus
Golf Tournament
Greater Raleigh Sports Council Evening of Champions
Greater Raleigh Sports Council Quarterly Meeting
Inter-City Visit & Leadership Conference
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Legislative Reception
Live Healthy Triangle
Networking With Power
Partners Dinner
Pinnacle Business Awards
Summer Leadership Conference
Public Policy Forum
Publications Catalog
Triangle Chambers’ Washington, D.C. Visit
Wake Success Forum
Working Mothers’ Luncheon Series


$5,000 - $9,999
Annual Meeting
Business Showcase
Chamber Executive Women’s Luncheon Series
Chick-fil-A Leadercast
Economic Development Forum
Economic Forecast
Education Forum
Elected Officials Holiday Reception
First Responders Appreciation Breakfast
Golf Tournament
Greater Raleigh Sports Council Evening of Champions
Greater Raleigh Sports Council We Love the Hurricanes Luncheon
Legislative Reception
Live Healthy Triangle
Meet the Purchasers
Partners Dinner
Pinnacle Business Awards
Public Policy Forum
The State of Mobility 2010: RTA Annual Meeting
RTA Transportation Breakfast
Wake Success Forum
Working Mothers’ Luncheon Series
Young Professionals Network
Non-Rotating Banner Ad


$10,000 and greater
Annual Meeting
Business Showcase
Golf Tournament
Greater Raleigh Sports Council Evening of Champions
Pinnacle Business Awards
Young Professionals Network




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2011 SPONSORSHIP OPPORTUNITIES

AM Networks Combined Summer Social                           For additional information, call Joy Halsey at
JULY 2011                                                     919.664.7063


Morning social featuring complimentary continental
breakfast for members of all AM Networks. Expected
attendance is 70-100.

Sponsor ~ $400
Features: Unlimited representatives from your
company may attend event, three-minute
presentation opportunity, display table at event,
name recognition on event signage, name
recognition on website calendar of events with a link
to company website, verbal recognition at event.
 For additional information, call Joy Halsey at
  919.664.7063

AM Networks
Central AM Network
FIRST THURSDAY OF EACH MONTH—EXCEPT JULY
7:30 – 9 a.m.
Café Caturra

Educational programs, networking, and continental
breakfast. Expected attendance is 25-50 per event.

Sponsor ~ $300
Features: Three-minute presentation opportunity,
name recognition in event program, name
recognition on website calendar of events with link
to company website, registration for up to four (4)
participants, opportunity to distribute advertising
specialty items and collateral materials, contact
listing of event participants.
 For additional information, call Joy Halsey at
  919.664.7063

North AM Network
SECOND THURSDAY OF EACH MONTH—EXCEPT JULY
7:30 – 9 a.m.
Carolina Ale House – North Raleigh
Educational programs, networking, and continental
breakfast. Expected attendance is 25-50 per event.

Sponsor ~ $300
Features: Three-minute presentation opportunity,
name recognition in event program, name
recognition on website calendar of events with link
to company website, registration for up to four (4)
participants, opportunity to distribute advertising
specialty items and collateral materials, contact
listing of event participants.

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                                                              Early bird special (received before May 1, 2011):
West AM Network
                                                              Logo recognition on ―Save the Date‖ mailings.
THIRD THURSDAY OF EACH MONTH—EXCEPT JULY
7:30 – 9 a.m.
Taverna Agora
Educational programs, networking, and continental
breakfast. Expected attendance is 25-50 per event.

Sponsor ~ $300
Features: Three-minute presentation opportunity,
name recognition in event program, name
recognition on website calendar of events with link
to company website, registration for up to four (4)
participants, opportunity to distribute advertising
specialty items and collateral materials, contact
listing of event participants.
 For additional information, call Joy Halsey at
  919.664.7063

Annual Meeting
SEPTEMBER 2011
Raleigh Convention Center
The Chamber’s 123rd Annual Meeting features a
nationally recognized speaker or entertainment, an
overview of the Chamber’s accomplishments for the
year, installation of the new chair of the Board of
Directors and presentation of the A.E. Finley
Distinguished Service Award. The program also
includes a reception with hors d’oeuvres and
entertainment. Expected attendance is 800.

Diamond Sponsor ~ $10,000
Features: Twenty-four (24) reserved VIP seats during
program, three (3) reserved VIP tables for eight (8) at
reception, invitations for eight (8) to attend the
Chair’s Reception with Chamber leaders and
special guests, name recognition in Event Guide
and Registration, logo recognition on invitation, logo
recognition in event program, logo recognition on
event signage, logo recognition in event PowerPoint
presentation, logo recognition on website calendar
of events with link to company website.
Early bird special (received before May 1, 2011):
Logo recognition in premium position on ―Save the
Date‖ mailings and promotional opportunities prior
to the event.

Platinum Sponsor ~ $7,500
Features: Sixteen (16) reserved VIP seats during
program, two (2) reserved VIP tables for eight (8) at
reception, invitations for eight (8) to attend the
Chair’s Reception with Chamber leaders and
special guests, logo recognition on invitation, logo
recognition in event program, logo recognition on
event signage, name recognition in Event Guide
and Registration, logo recognition in event
PowerPoint presentation, logo recognition on
website calendar of events with link to company
website.


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                                                                  Features: Six (6) reserved VIP seats during program,
Annual Meeting       (continued)
                                                                  name recognition in event program, name
Print Sponsor ~ $7,500                                            recognition on event signage.
Features: Sixteen (16) reserved VIP seats during
                                                                  Wine Sponsor ~ $1,500
program, two (2) reserved VIP tables for eight (8) at
                                                                  Features: Six (6) reserved VIP seats during program,
reception, invitations for eight (8) to attend the
                                                                  name recognition in event program, name
Chair’s Reception with Chamber leaders and
                                                                  recognition on event signage.
special guests, name recognition in Event Guide
and Registration, logo recognition in event program,               For additional information, call Sarah Gaskill at
logo recognition on event signage, logo recognition                 919.664.7034
in event PowerPoint presentation, logo recognition
on all printed materials, logo recognition on website             Board of Advisors Meetings
calendar of events with link to company website.
                                                                  MARCH 23, MAY 25, SEPTEMBER 28 & OCTOBER 26,
Gold Sponsor ~ $3,500                                             2011
Features: Eight (8) reserved VIP seats during                     8 – 9:30 a.m.
program, one (1) reserved VIP table for eight (8) at              The Cardinal Club
reception, invitations for four (4) to attend the
Chair’s Reception with Chamber leaders and                        The Board of Advisors members join the Board of
special guests, name recognition in event program                 Directors members for their regular meetings four
and name recognition on event signage.                            times annually. Expected attendance is 125 per
                                                                  event.
Speaker Sponsor ~ $3,500
Features: Eight (8) reserved VIP seats during                     Sponsor ~ $1,000
program; one (1) reserved VIP table for eight (8) at              Features: Registration for three (3) participants,
reception; invitations for four (4) to attend the                 name recognition on invitations, three-minute
Chairman’s Reception with Chamber leaders and                     presentation opportunity, name recognition on
special guests; name recognition in event program;                event signage, verbal recognition at event.
and name recognition on event signage.                            Restrictions: Maximum of three non-competing
                                                                  sponsors.
Chair’s Reception Sponsor ~ $3,000
Reception prior to the Annual Meeting with the                     For additional information, call Brenda Ratledge
Board of Directors, past Chairs of the Board, elected               at 919.664.7021
officials and other invited guests. Features: Six (6)
reserved VIP seats during program, reserved VIP                   Board of Advisors Orientation
seating for six (6) at reception, invitations for four (4)
to attend the Chair’s Reception with Chamber                      DECEMBER 14, 2010; JUNE 28 & DECEMBER 6, 2011
leaders and special guests, name recognition in                   7:45 – 9 a.m.
Chairman’s Reception invitation, name recognition                 The Cardinal Club
in event program, name recognition on event                       New members of the Board of Advisors meet for a
signage.                                                          breakfast orientation on the benefits and services
                                                                  offered to the Board of Advisors, as well as current
Silver Sponsor ~ $2,500
                                                                  issues facing the Chamber and local business
Features: Six (6) reserved VIP seats during program,
                                                                  community. Expected attendance is 40 per event.
reserved VIP seating for six (6) at reception, name
recognition in event program, name recognition on                 Sponsor ~ $500
event signage.                                                    Features: Registration for two (2) participants, name
                                                                  recognition on invitations, corporate display, three-
Bronze Sponsor ~ $1,500
                                                                  minute presentation opportunity, verbal recognition
Features: Six (6) reserved VIP seats during program,
                                                                  at event.
name recognition in event program, name
recognition on event signage.                                     Restrictions: Maximum of three non-competing
                                                                  sponsors.
A/V Production Sponsor ~ $1,500
                                                                   For additional information, call Ginger Baxley at
Features: Six (6) reserved VIP seats during program,
                                                                    919.664.7052
name recognition in event program, name
recognition on event signage.
                                                                  Board of Advisors Speaker Events
Champagne Sponsor ~ $1,500
                                                                  NOVEMBER 2, 2010; FEBRUARY 23, JULY 26 &
Features: Six (6) reserved VIP seats during program,
name recognition in event program, name                           NOVEMBER 8, 2011
recognition on event signage.                                     7:45 – 9:30 a.m.
                                                                  The Cardinal Club
Music Sponsor ~ $1,500

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Speakers address timely subjects of interest to the
Board of Advisors at this exclusive breakfast event.          Exhibitor’s Lounge & Attendee Break Area ~ $2,000
Past events have featured Wake County Public                  Features: One (1) 10' x 10' booth in designated high-
Schools Superintendent Dr. Del Burns, North Carolina          traffic sponsorship area at event; name recognition
Turnpike Authority Executive Director David Joyner            in the Business Expo program; name recognition on
and North Carolina Museum of Art Director Dr. Larry           Business Expo website; company banner and
Wheeler. Expected attendance is 60 per event.                 brochures displayed in exhibitor’s lounge area
                                                              throughout the event day.
Sponsor ~ $500
Features: Registration for two (2) participants, name         Workshop Sponsor ~ $2,000 (includes all four
recognition on invitations, corporate display, three-         workshops)
minute presentation opportunity, verbal recognition           Features: One (1) 10' x 10' booth in designated high-
at event.                                                     traffic sponsorship area at event; name recognition
                                                              in the Business Expo program; name recognition on
Restrictions: Maximum of three non-competing
sponsors.                                                     Business Expo website; company banner displayed
                                                              in workshop area throughout the event day; two-
 For additional information, call Ginger Baxley at           minute presentation opportunity prior to start of
  919.664.7052                                                each workshop.

                                                              Silver Sponsor ~ $1,700
Business After Hours
                                                              Features: One (1) 10' x 10' booth in designated high-
AVAILABLE MONTHLY IN 2011& 2012                               traffic sponsorship area at event, name recognition
5:30 – 7 p.m.                                                 in the Business Expo program, name recognition on
Host Locations                                                Business Expo website, company banner displayed
                                                              at event.
This is the premier networking event for local
professionals, giving individuals the opportunity to
make new business connections in an informal
atmosphere, with light refreshments. Expected                 Bronze Sponsor ~ $1,150
attendance is 150 per event.                                  Features: One (1) 10' x 10' booth in designated high-
                                                              traffic sponsorship area at event; name recognition
Sponsor ~ $3,000                                              in the Business Expo program.
Features: Logo placement in one ad in Triangle
Business Journal prior to event, name recognition             Restrictions: The News & Observer Publishing Co. is
with link to company website in any promotional e-            the exclusive print sponsor. Curtis Media Group is the
mails, name recognition on website calendar of                exclusive radio sponsor.
events with link to company website, name                      For additional information, call Angela Hopkins at
recognition in Event Guide and Registration, contact            919.664.7036
listing of event participants (must obtain approval by
Chamber prior to mailing), name recognition on
event signage and opportunity to distribute product
                                                              Business Showcase
samples, advertising specialty items and collateral           AUGUST 2011
materials at event.                                           4 – 7 p.m.
 For additional information, call Joy Halsey at
                                                              Raleigh Convention Center
  919.664.7063                                                Mini tabletop trade show offers exhibitors an
                                                              affordable marketing opportunity. Attendees can
Business Expo                                                 learn about the products and services of more than
                                                              200 exhibitors while making new business
APRIL 20, 2011
                                                              connections with other attendees. Expected
9:30 a.m. – 5 p.m.                                            attendance is 1,000.
Raleigh Convention Center
                                                              Title Sponsor ~ $10,000
The Chamber’s annual one-day business trade show
                                                              Features: Company name included in name of
featuring more than 300 vendors and attracting
                                                              event following Greater Raleigh Chamber of
5,000 attendees. This event is the largest Chamber-
                                                              Commerce, one (1) 10' x 10' booth located at
sponsored expo in North Carolina.
                                                              entrance to event, name recognition in six (6)
Gold Sponsor ~ $3,200                                         promotional ads in Triangle Business Journal, name
Features: One (1) 20' x 20' booth in designated high-         recognition on invitation postcard, name
traffic sponsorship area at event, name recognition           recognition on cover of show tabloid to be inserted
in the Business Expo program, name recognition in             in Triangle Business Journal before the event, full-
Event Guide and Registration, logo recognition on             page ad in show tabloid, name recognition in Event
Business Expo website with link to company website,           Guide and Registration, logo recognition on website
company banner displayed at event.                            calendar of events with link to company website,

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company banner displayed at event, name                         participants and the Chamber’s Board of Directors,
recognition on event signage.                                   name recognition on signage at all Campaign
                                                                events, verbal recognition at the Campaign Kickoff,
Gold Sponsor ~ $5,000                                           name recognition on Campaign website with link to
Features: Two-table display at event, name                      company website.
recognition in six (6) promotional ads in Triangle
Business Journal, name recognition on cover of show             Victory Celebration Gold Sponsor ~ $1,500
tabloid to be inserted in Triangle Business Journal             Features: Four (4) complimentary invitations to the
before the event, full-page ad in show tabloid,                 Victory Celebration, name recognition on invitations
name recognition on invitation postcard, name                   for the Victory Celebration mailed to 250 campaign
recognition in Event Guide and Registration, logo               participants and the Chamber’s Board of Directors,
recognition on website calendar of events with link             name recognition on signage at all Campaign
to company website, company banner displayed at                 events, verbal recognition at the Victory
event, name recognition on event signage.                       Celebration, name recognition on Campaign
                                                                website with link to company website.
Silver Sponsor ~ $2,500
Features: Two-table displays at event, name                     Victory Celebration Silver Sponsor ~ $500
recognition in six (6) promotional ads in Triangle              Features: Two (2) complimentary invitations to the
Business Journal, name recognition in show tabloid              Victory Celebration, name recognition on invitations
to be inserted in Triangle Business Journal before the          for the Victory Celebration mailed to 250 campaign
event, half-page ad in show tabloid, name                       participants and the Chamber’s Board of Directors,
recognition in Event Guide and Registration,                    name recognition on signage at all Campaign
company banner displayed at event, name                         events, verbal recognition at the Victory
recognition on event signage.                                   Celebration, name recognition on Campaign
                                                                website with link to company website.
Bronze Sponsor ~ $1,200
Features: Display table at event, name recognition              Report and Reward Session Sponsor ~ $750
in show tabloid to be inserted in Triangle Business             Features: Two (2) complimentary invitations to your
Journal before the event, company banner                        sponsored report session, verbal recognition at event,
displayed at event, name recognition on event                   name recognition on signage at all Campaign events,
signage.                                                        name recognition on Campaign website with link to
                                                                company website.
Restrictions: Triangle Business Journal is the exclusive
print sponsor. 99.9 The Fan, ESPN Radio and 620 The             Campaign Trip Welcome or Farewell Dinner Sponsor
Buzz is the exclusive radio sponsor.
                                                                ~ $2,500
 For additional information, call Angela Hopkins at            Features: Verbal recognition and name recognition on
  919.664.7036                                                  signage at Campaign Trip event, name recognition in
Campaign 2011                                                   Campaign Trip program, name recognition on signage
                                                                at Campaign Kickoff (if commitment received prior to
FEBRUARY – JUNE 2011
                                                                Jan. 20, 2011), name recognition on signage at all
Multiple Locations                                              Campaign events (if commitment received prior to
The Chamber’s annual total resource development                 Jan. 20, 2011), name recognition on signage at Victory
campaign will generate almost $2 million to                     Celebration (if commitment received prior to Jan. 20,
support the execution of the Chamber’s 2010/11                  2011), name recognition on Campaign website with link
Action Plan, with more than 150 volunteers                      to company website.
representing 30 leading companies. The Campaign
                                                                Campaign Trip Welcome or Farewell Dinner
includes the Kickoff Luncheon in February, weekly
report and reward sessions, and the Victory                     Cocktails ~ $1,500
Celebration.                                                    Features: Verbal recognition and name recognition on
                                                                signage at Campaign Trip event, name recognition in
Campaign Kickoff Gold Sponsor ~ $1,500                          Campaign Trip program, name recognition on signage
Features: Four (4) complimentary invitations to the             at Campaign Kickoff (if commitment received prior to
Campaign Kickoff, logo recognition on invitations for           Jan. 20, 2011), name recognition on signage at all
the Campaign Kickoff mailed to 250 campaign                     Campaign events (if commitment received prior to
participants and the Chamber’s Board of Directors,              Jan. 20, 2011), name recognition on signage at Victory
name recognition on signage at all Campaign                     Celebration (if commitment received prior to Jan. 20,
events, verbal recognition at the Campaign Kickoff,             2011), name recognition on Campaign website with link
name recognition on Campaign website with link to               to company website.
company website.
                                                                Campaign Trip Hospitality Hour ~ $1,000
Campaign Kickoff Silver Sponsor ~ $500                          Features: Name recognition on signage at Campaign
Features: Two (2) complimentary invitations to the              Trip event, name recognition in Campaign Trip
Campaign Kickoff, name recognition on invitations               program, name recognition on signage at Campaign
for the Campaign Kickoff mailed to 250 campaign
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Kickoff (if commitment received prior to January 20,           opportunity to distribute advertising specialty items
2011), name recognition on signage at all Campaign             and collateral materials at each event, logo
events (if commitment received prior to January 20,            recognition in all print media advertising, logo
2011), name recognition on signage at Victory                  recognition on website calendar of events with link
Celebration (if commitment received prior to January           to company website, name recognition in Event
20, 2011), name recognition on Campaign website with           Guide and Registration, name recognition in any
link to company website.                                       promotional e-mails with link to company website,
                                                               name recognition in event news releases, company
 For additional information, call Ginger Baxley at
  919.664.7052                                                 banner displayed at event, name recognition on all
                                                               event signage, three-minute presentation
                                                               opportunity, verbal recognition at each event.
Chairman’s Event
NOVEMBER 2010; FEBRUARY, MAY, AUGUST &                         Speaker Sponsor ~ $5,000 per event
                                                               Features: ―Speaker sponsored by‖ name recognition
NOVEMBER 2011
                                                               in marketing materials, registration/tickets for ten (10)
Host Locations                                                 at event, display table in registration area,
Quarterly breakfasts and luncheons with Chamber                opportunity to distribute advertising specialty items
board chair Gary Joyner of Kilpatrick Stockton LLP             and collateral materials at event, logo recognition in
(10/11) and Chamber President Harvey Schmitt.                  all print media advertising, name recognition in
Members from select ZIP code areas and new                     Event Guide and Registration, logo recognition on
members from the preceding quarter are invited for             website calendar of events with link to company
an update on Chamber activities. Expected                      website, name recognition in any promotional e-
attendance is 50 per event.                                    mails with link to company website, three-minute
                                                               presentation opportunity, verbal recognition at
Host Sponsor ~ $800 (or cost of food for attendees;            event.
includes gratuities)
                                                               Series Sponsor ~ $4,000
Features: Registration for two (2) participants, five-
                                                               Features: Registration/tickets for ten (10) at each
minute presentation opportunity, name recognition
                                                               event, display table in registration area, opportunity
in invitations sent to 400-500 members, name
                                                               to distribute advertising specialty items and
recognition on event agenda, name recognition on
                                                               collateral materials at each event, name
event signage, verbal recognition at event.
                                                               recognition in any promotional e-mails with link to
Meeting Sponsor ~ $300                                         company website, name recognition on all event
Features: Registration for two (2) participants, three-        signage, name recognition on website calendar of
minute presentation opportunity, name recognition              events with link to company website, verbal
in invitations sent to 400-500 members, name                   recognition at each event.
recognition on event agenda, name recognition on
                                                               Individual Luncheon Sponsor ~ $1,500
event signage, verbal recognition at event.
                                                               Features: Registration/tickets for five (5) at sponsored
 For additional information, call Sarah Gaskill at            event, display table in registration area, opportunity
  919.664.7034                                                 to distribute advertising specialty items and
                                                               collateral materials at event, name recognition on
                                                               event signage, name recognition on website
Chamber Executive Women’s Luncheon
                                                               calendar of events with link to company website,
Series                                                         verbal recognition at event.
JANUARY, APRIL, JULY & OCTOBER 2011& JANUARY                   Restrictions: Clear Channel Communications, Inc., is
& APRIL 2012                                                   the exclusive radio sponsor. The News & Observer
11:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.                                         Publishing Co. is the exclusive print media sponsor.
Hilton North Raleigh/Midtown                                   Non-competing sponsors within industry categories.

A series of quarterly networking luncheons for                  For additional information, call Joy Halsey at
women executives and managers featuring noted                    919.664.7063
speakers.
Programs are sponsored in cooperation with                     Chamber Roundtables Information Sessions
presenting sponsor Duke Raleigh Hospital and media             NOVEMBER 2, 2010; FEBRUARY 1, JUNE 7, AUGUST
sponsors, Clear Channel Communications, Inc., and              2, & NOVEMBER 2011
The News & Observer Publishing Co. Expected
                                                               8 – 9 a.m.
attendance is 300-350 per event.
                                                               Greater Raleigh Chamber of Commerce
Presenting Sponsor ~ $8,500 (sold for 2010/11)                 Quarterly informational meetings for members interested
Features: ―Presented by‖ name recognition following            in participating in the Chamber Roundtables program,
name of event, registration/tickets for twenty (20) at         which offers small business owners a confidential circle of
each event, display table in registration area,
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peer advisors on business issues. Expected attendance is      2. Service
20 per event.                                                 3. Influence
                                                              4. Hope
Sponsor ~ $500 for series or $150 per session                 5. Purpose
Features: Name recognition on e-mail invitations
and event signage; and verbal recognition at event.           Speakers:
 For additional information, call Angela Hopkins at          John Maxwell
  919.664.7036                                                Robin Roberts
                                                              Dave Ramsey
                                                              Suzy Welch
Charlotte Transit Visit                                       Seth Godin
MARCH 2011                                                    Mack Brown
                                                              Erin Gruwell
Join key community leaders as the Raleigh Chamber             Dan Cathy
visits Charlotte to learn more about the economic             Sir Ken Robinson
development, land use and transportation                      Frans Johansson
improvements due to their transit system. With a
region-wide transit referendum on the horizon, Wake
                                                              Platinum Sponsor ~ $5,000
County and Triangle residents can learn much from
                                                              Features: Registration for eight (8) participants, logo
Charlotte’s lessons. We will hear how their investment
                                                              recognition on website calendar of events with link
has impacted their region and how they were able
                                                              to company website, logo recognition on
to pass the referendum.
                                                              promotional e-mails, name recognition in Event
                                                              Guide and Registration, name recognition on event
Supporting Sponsor ~ $750                                     signage, verbal recognition at event.
Features: Name recognition on the event program,
opportunity to make remarks at opening program,
                                                              Gold Sponsor ~ $2,500
verbal recognition at the event.
                                                              Features: Registration for six (6) participants, name
                                                              recognition on promotional e-mails, name
Luncheon Sponsor ~ $500                                       recognition in Event Guide and Registration, name
Features: Name recognition on the event program,              recognition on event signage, verbal recognition at
opportunity to make brief remarks at lunch, verbal            event.
recognition at the event.
                                                              Silver Sponsor ~ $1,000
Dinner Sponsor ~ $350                                         Features: Registration for four (4) participants, name
Features: Name recognition on the event program,              recognition on event signage, verbal recognition at
verbal recognition at the event.                              event.

Program Sponsor ~ $250                                        Bronze Sponsor ~ $500
Features: Name recognition on the event program,              Features: Registration for two (2) participants, name
opportunity to make opening remarks at program,               recognition on event signage, verbal recognition at
verbal recognition at the event.                              event.
 For additional information, call Lindsey Costello at
  919.664.7062                                                 For additional information, call Greg McNamara
                                                                at 919.664.7082

Chick-fil-A Leadercast
                                                              Dinner with Decision Makers
MAY 6, 2011
9 a.m. – 3 p.m.                                               NOVEMBER 2010; FEBRUARY, MAY, AUGUST &
                                                              NOVEMBER 2011
Chick-fil-A Leadercast is a one-day leadership event          5:30 – 7 p.m.
featuring the world’s best leaders speaking about
                                                              Location TBD
the leadership principles that matter most.
Broadcast LIVE by GIANT Impact from Atlanta to
hundreds of locations around the world.                       The Decision-maker Dinner is hosted at various
                                                              restaurants in the Raleigh/Wake County area. Each
The theme for the 2011 Chick-fil-A Leadercast is              dinner will feature a member of the Raleigh City
"Voices of Change." After presenting this event for           Council, Wake County Board of Commissioners, and
10 years, we have found that all great leaders have           Wake County Board of Education presenting an
the following five characteristics, and these are the         overview of current debates before their elected
qualities we look for when selecting speakers:                body. Based upon the slate of speakers, we will look
                                                              to host the dinners in the restaurants in their district.
1. Innovation                                                 These meetings will provide Chamber members an

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opportunity to discuss current events with our                  For additional information, call Tanya Blalock at
elected leaders. The meetings will be limited to 50              919.664.7048
attendees to ensure quality communication with the
elected leaders.
                                                               Economic Forecast
Series Sponsor (covers 4 consecutive meetings) ~               JANUARY 5, 2011
$2,500 (sold for 2011)                                         7 – 10 a.m.
Features: Registration for four (4) participants at            Fletcher Opera Theater
each dinner, logo recognition on event signage,                Progress Energy Center for the Performing Arts
verbal recognition at event.
                                                               Speakers:
Event Sponsor ~ $1,000 per event (maximum of 20)               John Silvia, chief economist for Wells Fargo
Features: Registration for two (2) participants at             Matthew Martin, senior vice president and regional
each dinner, name recognition on event signage,                executive, Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond,
verbal recognition at event.                                   Charlotte Branch
 For additional information, call Drew Moretz at
                                                               Networking and registration, featuring a continental
  919.664.7061
                                                               breakfast, is followed by presentations from Dr. Silvia
                                                               and Dr. Martin on local, regional, state, and national
Economic Development Forum                                     economic projections for 2011. Expected
                                                               attendance is 600.
MAY 10, 2011
8 – 10:30 a.m.                                                 Presenting Sponsor ~ $5,000 (sold for 2011)
Raleigh Marriott City Center                                   Features: ―Presented by‖ name recognition following
                                                               name of event, right to promote sponsor’s
The Economic Development Forum is designed to                  partnership with the Chamber/event in sponsor’s
inform participants of the growing attraction of               own marketing initiatives, registration for twelve (12)
Wake County and the Triangle as a major center for             participants at event, participation as a facilitator,
business. This year’s forum will feature a keynote             name recognition in Event Guide and Registration,
address by Tom Porcelli, senior U.S. market                    logo recognition on website calendar of events with
economist with RBC, who will share his insights on the         link to company website, name recognition on
national economy and how it is impacting business              website promotional story, name recognition in
growth. A panel of local business leaders will                 promotional e-mails with link to company website,
respond to Porcelli’s presentation and share their             name recognition in event news releases, company
perspectives on the local economy and specific                 banner displayed at event, name recognition on
industry sectors and how they are doing in the                 event agenda, logo recognition in event program,
current climate.                                               logo recognition on event signage, logo recognition
                                                               in event PowerPoint presentation, opportunity to
Platinum Sponsor ~ $5,000                                      distribute specialty items and collateral at event,
Features: Registration for eight (8) participants, logo        verbal recognition at event.
recognition on invitations, logo recognition on
promotional e-mails, logo recognition on website               Gold Sponsor ~ $3,000
calendar of events with link to company website, name          Features: Registration for eight (8) participants at
recognition in Event Guide and Registration, name              event, name recognition in Event Guide and
recognition on event signage, verbal recognition at            Registration, name recognition on website calendar
event.                                                         of events with link to company website, name
                                                               recognition in promotional e-mails with link to
Gold Sponsor ~ $2,500                                          company website, name recognition in event
Features: Registration for six (6) participants, name          program, company banner displayed at event,
recognition on invitations, name recognition on                name recognition on event signage, name
promotional e-mails, name recognition in Event                 recognition in event PowerPoint presentation, verbal
Guide and Registration, name recognition on event              recognition at event.
signage, verbal recognition at event.
                                                               Silver Sponsor ~ $1,500
Silver Sponsor ~ $1,000                                        Features: Registration for four (4) participants at
Features: Registration for four (4) participants, name         event, name recognition on website calendar of
recognition on event signage, verbal recognition at            events with link to company website, name
event.                                                         recognition on event signage, name recognition in
                                                               event PowerPoint presentation, verbal recognition
Bronze Sponsor ~ $500
                                                               at event.
Features: Registration for two (2) participants, name
recognition on event signage, verbal recognition at            Restrictions: Non-competing sponsorships with
event.                                                         presenting sponsors (radio stations, banks, and
                                                               accounting firms).
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 For additional information, call Greg McNamara                 County municipalities, as well as members of the
  at 919.664.7082                                                Raleigh City Council, Wake County Board of
                                                                 Commissioners, Wake County Board of Education,
                                                                 Wake County state legislative delegation, and the
Education Forum
                                                                 area’s congressional delegation. Expected
MAY 2011                                                         attendance is 250.
Location TBD
                                                                 Gold Sponsor ~ $5,000
The Education Forum brings together business,                    Features: Registration for eight (8) participants at
community and education leaders to focus on                      event, logo recognition on invitations mailed to
current education issues. Past topics have included              elected officials and Chamber VIPs, logo
work force development, business engagement in                   recognition on website calendar of events with link
schools, and STEM. Complimentary attendance for                  to company website, name recognition in Event
Board of Advisors members. Expected attendance is                Guide and Registration, logo recognition on event
150.                                                             signage.
Gold Sponsor ~ $5,000                                            Silver Sponsor ~ $2,500
Features: Registration for eight (8) participants at             Features: Registration for four (4) participants at
event, logo recognition on invitations mailed to the             event, name recognition on invitations mailed to
business community and government leaders, logo                  elected officials and Chamber VIPs, name
recognition on website calendar of events with link              recognition on website calendar of events with link
to company website, name recognition in Event                    to company website, name recognition in Event
Guide and Registration, logo recognition in event                Guide and Registration, name recognition on event
program, logo recognition on event signage, verbal               signage.
recognition at event.
                                                                 Bronze Sponsor ~ $1,000
Breakfast Sponsor ~ $3,500                                       Features: Registration for two (2) participants at
Features: Registration for six (6) participants at event,        event, name recognition on website calendar of
logo recognition on invitations mailed to the business           events with link to company website, name
community and government leaders, name                           recognition on event signage.
recognition on website calendar of events with link to
company website, name recognition in Event Guide                 Floral Sponsor ~ $1,000
and Registration, logo recognition in event program,             Features: Registration for two (2) participants at
name recognition on event signage, verbal                        event, name recognition on website calendar of
recognition at event.                                            events with link to company website, name
                                                                 recognition on event signage.
Silver Sponsor ~ $2,500
Features: Registration for four (4) participants at              Wine Sponsor ~ $500
event, name recognition on invitations mailed to the             Features: Registration for one (1) participant at
business community and government leaders, name                  event and name recognition on website calendar of
recognition on website calendar of events with link              events with link to company website, name
to company website, name recognition in Event                    recognition on event signage.
Guide and Registration, name recognition in event
program, name recognition on event signage,                      Beer Sponsor ~ $250
verbal recognition at event.                                     Features: Name recognition on event signage.
                                                                  For additional information, call Mary Kernan at
Bronze Sponsor ~ $1,000
                                                                   919.664.7090
Features: Registration for two (2) participants at
event, name recognition on website calendar of
events with link to company website, name
recognition in event program, name recognition on
event signage, verbal recognition at event.
                                                                 Event Guide and Registration
 For additional information, call Drew Moretz at
  919.664.7061                                                   MONTHLY
                                                                 A published calendar of the upcoming month’s
                                                                 Chamber events and registration form mailed to
Elected Officials Holiday Reception
                                                                 more than 4,000 businesses and professionals
DECEMBER 2011                                                    throughout Wake County.
5:30 – 7 p.m.
Meymandi Concert Hall Lobby                                      Sponsor ~ $1,500 per month
Progress Energy Center for Performing Arts                       Features: Logo on cover of Event Guide and
                                                                 Registration; and a 5.2" x 5.45" four-color ad on the
Annual thank-you reception for Wake County                       mailing panel.
elected officials, including the mayors of Wake
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 For additional information, call Evelynn Martin at           Features: Registration for eight (8) at the event, logo
  919.664.7032                                                 recognition on invitations mailed to the business
                                                               community and first responders, logo recognition on
                                                               website calendar of events with link to company
Executive Committee Planning Retreat
                                                               website, name recognition in Event Guide and
JUNE 2011                                                      Registration, logo recognition in event program,
Location TBA                                                   logo recognition on event signage, verbal
                                                               recognition at event.
The first orientation meeting and planning session for
members of the Chamber’s 2010/11 Executive                     Host Sponsor ~ $3,000
Committee.                                                     Features: Registration for eight (8) at event, logo
                                                               recognition on invitations mailed to the business
Attendee Gift Sponsor ~ $500
                                                               community and first responders, name recognition
Features: Name recognition on invitations, name
                                                               on website calendar of events with link to company
recognition on event agenda, name recognition on
                                                               website, name recognition in Event Guide and
event signage, verbal recognition at event.
                                                               Registration, logo recognition in event program,
 For additional information, call Brenda Ratledge             name recognition on event signage, verbal
  at 919.664.7021                                              recognition at event.

                                                               Outstanding Service Award Sponsor ~ $2,500
First Responders Appreciation Breakfast
                                                               Features: ―Presented by‖ recognition following name
SEPTEMBER 2011                                                 of sponsored component of event, registration for
Location TBD                                                   eight (8) at event, logo recognition on invitations
                                                               mailed to the business community and first
Join us as we say ―thank you‖ to those who risk their
                                                               responders, name recognition on website calendar
lives to save others. The breakfast offers the business
                                                               of events with link to company website, name
community an opportunity to express appreciation
                                                               recognition in Event Guide and Registration, logo
for the service that first responders provide to our
                                                               recognition in event program, name recognition on
community. Invitations are extended to
                                                               event signage, verbal recognition at event.
representatives from Wake County Emergency
Medical Services, the Wake County Sheriff’s Office,            Hero of the Year Sponsor ~ $2,500
the Raleigh-Wake County Emergency                              Features: ―Presented by‖ recognition following name
Communications Center, the City of Raleigh Fire                of sponsored component of event, registration for
Department, and the City of Raleigh Police                     eight (8) at event, logo recognition on invitations
Department. A portion of the proceeds benefit The              mailed to the business community and first
200 Club of Wake County. Expected attendance is                responders, name recognition on website calendar
250.                                                           of events with link to company website, name
                                                               recognition in Event Guide and Registration, logo
Title Sponsor ~ $7,500 (sold for 2011)
                                                               recognition in event program, name recognition on
Features: Company name included in name of
                                                               event signage, verbal recognition at event.
event following Greater Raleigh Chamber of
Commerce, registration for sixteen (16) at event,              Gold Table Sponsor ~ $1,250
logo recognition on invitations mailed to the business         Features: Registration for eight (8) at event, name
community and first responders, logo recognition on            recognition on invitations mailed to the business
website calendar of events with link to company                community and first responders, name recognition
website, name recognition in Event Guide and                   on website calendar of events with link to company
Registration, name recognition in event news                   website, name recognition in event program, name
releases, logo recognition in event program, logo              recognition on event signage, verbal recognition at
recognition on event signage, opportunity to make              event.
remarks at event, verbal recognition at event.
                                                               Silver Table Sponsor ~ $750
Presenting Sponsor ~ $5,000                                    Features: Registration for four (4) at event, name
Features: ―Presented by‖ name recognition following            recognition on website calendar of events with link
name of event, registration for eight (8) at event,            to company website, name recognition in event
logo recognition on invitations mailed to the business         program, name recognition on event signage,
community and first responders, logo recognition on            verbal recognition at event.
website calendar of events with link to company
website, name recognition in Event Guide and                   The 200 Club Fund of Wake County Sponsor ~ any
Registration, logo recognition in event program,               amount
logo recognition on event signage, opportunity to              Contributions of any amount designated for The 200
make remarks at event, verbal recognition at event.            Club of Wake County will be distributed to The 200
                                                               Club so that the club may provide immediate
Gift Sponsor ~ $5,000
                                                               financial support to the spouse and children of a
                                                               public safety officer killed in the line of duty.
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 For additional information, call Mary Kernan at             display table at reception, logo recognition in event
  919.664.7090                                                program, opportunity to participate as one of the
                                                              emcees during the reception.
Focus                                                         Reception Sponsor ~ $2,000
MONTHLY                                                       Features: Golf for four (4) including cart and green
Focus is the Chamber’s monthly newsletter, which              fees, name recognition on reception event signage,
features regional news announcements relevant to              display table at reception, name recognition in
the business community, as well as upcoming                   event program, verbal recognition at the reception.
Chamber events. The four-page newsletter is
published the third Friday of each month and                  Breakfast/Boxed Lunch Sponsor ~ $2,000
appears as a supplement in the Triangle Business              Features: Golf for four (4) including cart and green
Journal (and mailed to those Chamber members                  fees, name recognition on event signage, display
who are not TBJ subscribers). Estimated readership is         table in the registration area, logo recognition on
10,500.                                                       boxed lunches, name recognition in event program.

Sponsor Spotlight ~ $2,500                                    Raffle Sponsor ~ $2,000
Features: Logo identification on Focus cover,                 Features: Golf for four (4) including cart and green
customized 350- to 500-word article on back page              fees, name recognition on event signage, display
above calendar of events, optional black and white            table at reception, opportunity to provide volunteers
photo with caption.                                           for raffle, opportunity to participate as one of the
                                                              emcees during the raffle, name recognition in event
 For additional information, call Triangle Business          program.
  Journal at 919.878.0010
                                                              Hole-in-One Hole Sponsor ~ $2,000
Golf Tournament                                               Features: Golf for four (4) including cart and green
                                                              fees, prize with $25,000 value offered as prize for
OCTOBER 17, 2011                                              hole-in-one, display table at hole, tee sign with
11 a.m. Shotgun start at Prestonwood Country Club             company name at hole, name recognition in event
With more than 300 golfers playing simultaneously on          program.
three courses, this golf tournament is one of the best
                                                              Hole Sponsor ~ $1,500
places to connect with the Triangle’s top business
                                                              Features: Golf for four (4) including cart and green
decision-makers. The event includes a continental
                                                              fees, display table at hole, tee sign with company
breakfast, cart, and green fees, lunch,
                                                              name at hole, opportunity to conduct golf contest
complimentary beverages and snacks during play,
                                                              or activity at the hole, name recognition in event
and a cocktail and awards reception with silent
                                                              program.
auction and raffle after tournament play.
                                                              Bridge Sponsor ~ $1,500
Tournament Presenting Sponsor ~ $12,000                       Features: Golf for four (4) including cart and green
Features: Company name included in name of
                                                              fees, display table at bridge, sign with company
event following Greater Raleigh Chamber/Sports
                                                              name on the bridge at Prestonwood, name
Council Annual Golf Tournament Presented by, golf
                                                              recognition in event program.
for twelve (12) including cart and green fees,
company banner displayed at tournament, display               Driving Range Sponsor ~ $1,500
table in the registration area, display table at              Features: Golf for four (4) including cart and green
reception, logo recognition in event PowerPoint               fees, name recognition on signage at the driving
presentation, logo recognition on cover of event              range at Prestonwood, your choice of activities at
program, verbal recognition at reception.                     the driving range, name recognition in event
                                                              program.
Player Golf Gift Sponsor ~ $8,000
Golf gifts with imprinted tournament logo including           Putting Green Sponsor ~ $1,500
gift card with sponsor logo recognition. Quantity is          Features: Golf for four (4) including cart and green
450.                                                          fees, signage at the putting green at Prestonwood,
Features: Golf for eight (8) including cart and green         your choice of activities at the putting green, name
fees, gift card with logo recognition included with           recognition in event program.
player golf gift, name recognition on event signage,
logo recognition on signage at gift distribution,             Beverage Cart Sponsor ~ $1,500
display table in the registration area, verbal                Features: Golf for four (4) including cart and green
recognition at reception, logo recognition on cover           fees, logo recognition on the beverage cart banner,
of event program.                                             name recognition in event program, opportunity to
                                                              provide beverage cart driver at Prestonwood.
Reception Presenting Sponsor ~ $4,000
Features: Golf for eight (8) including cart and green         Beverage Station Sponsor ~ $1,500
fees, logo recognition on reception event signage,
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Features: Golf for four (4) including cart and green           recognition in radio advertising for event, name
fees, logo recognition on the beverage station                 recognition in event agenda, name recognition on
banner, display table at the beverage station, name            event banner, logo recognition and full-page, four-
recognition in event program.                                  color ad in event program, logo recognition on
                                                               table tent card, logo recognition on event signage,
Scorecard Sponsor ~ $1,500                                     logo recognition in PowerPoint presentation, verbal
Features: Golf for four (4) including cart and green           recognition at event, logo recognition in post-event
fees, name recognition on event signage, logo                  thank-you ad, opportunity to speak at event.
recognition on tournament scorecards, name
recognition in event program.                                  Top Ten Sponsor ~ $7,500
                                                               Features: ―Presented by‖ name recognition following
Volunteer T-shirt Sponsor ~ $500                               name of sponsored component of event; right to
High-quality T-shirts with four imprint areas to be            promote sponsor’s partnership with the GRSC/event
given to golf tournament volunteers. Quantity is 100.          in sponsor’s own marketing initiatives, table for eight
Features: Logo recognition on t-shirt, golf for one (1)        (8) at event, opportunity to serve on event steering
including cart and green fees, name recognition in             committee, logo recognition on brochure and
event program.                                                 invitation, logo recognition on website calendar of
 For additional information, call Alison Barnwell at          events with link to company website, name
  919.664.7070                                                 recognition in Event Guide and Registration, logo
                                                               recognition and half-page, four-color ad in event
                                                               program, logo recognition on table tent card, logo
Greater Raleigh Sports Council E-Newsletter                    recognition on event signage, logo recognition in
The GRSC biweekly e-newsletter is sent to GRSC                 PowerPoint presentation, verbal recognition at
members electronically. It includes regional area              event, logo recognition in post-event thank-you ad.
sports news and GRSC updates.
                                                               Audio Visual Production Sponsor ~ $7,500 (sold for
Sponsor ~ $200 per quarter
Features: Name recognition with link to company                2011)
                                                               Features: Right to promote sponsor’s partnership with
website in each e-newsletter.
                                                               the GRSC/event in sponsor’s own marketing initiatives,
 For additional information, call Alison Barnwell at          table for eight (8) at event, logo recognition on
  919.664.7070                                                 brochure and invitation, name recognition in Event
                                                               Guide and Registration, logo recognition on website
Greater Raleigh Sports Council                                 calendar of events with link to company website, logo
                                                               recognition and half-page, four-color ad in event
Evening of Champions                                           program, logo recognition on table tent card, logo
MARCH 2, 2011                                                  recognition on event signage, logo recognition in
5 – 9 p.m.                                                     PowerPoint presentation, verbal recognition at event,
Embassy Suites Raleigh-Durham/Research Triangle                and logo recognition in post-event thank-you ad.

The Greater Raleigh Sports Council’s Evening of                Video Production Sponsor ~ $7,500 (sold for 2011)
Champions celebrates the Triangle’s professional               Features: Right to promote sponsor’s partnership with
and amateur teams, athletes, special events, and               the GRSC/event in sponsor’s own marketing initiatives,
fans. The event features a silent auction, video               table for eight (8) at event, logo recognition on
nominations, awards presentations, a keynote                   brochure and invitation, name recognition in Event
speaker and live interviews. Expected attendance is            Guide and Registration, logo recognition on website
more than 400.                                                 calendar of events with link to company website, logo
                                                               recognition and half-page, four-color ad in event
Title Sponsor ~ $12,000                                        program, logo recognition on table tent card, logo
Features: Company name included in name of                     recognition on event signage, logo recognition in
event following Greater Raleigh Sports Council, right          PowerPoint presentation, verbal recognition at event,
to promote sponsor’s partnership with the                      and logo recognition in post-event thank-you ad.
GRSC/event in sponsor’s own marketing initiatives,
table for eight (8) at event, opportunity to distribute        Print Sponsor ~ $7,500 (sold for 2011)
advertising specialty items and collateral materials           Features: Right to promote sponsor’s partnership with
at event, opportunity to serve on event steering               the GRSC/event in sponsor’s own marketing
committee, logo recognition on brochure and                    initiatives, table for eight (8) at event, opportunity to
invitation, name recognition in Event Guide and                serve on event steering committee, logo recognition
Registration, logo recognition on website calendar             on brochure and invitation, name recognition in
of events with link to company website, name                   Event Guide and Registration, logo recognition on
recognition on website promotional story with link to          website calendar of events with link to company
company website, logo recognition in any                       website, logo recognition and half-page, four-color
promotional e-mails with link to company website,              ad in event program, logo recognition on table tent
name recognition in news releases, name                        card, logo recognition on event signage, logo

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recognition in PowerPoint presentation, verbal                     of events with link to company website, logo
recognition at event, and logo recognition in post-                recognition and half-page, four-color ad in event
event thank-you ad.                                                program, logo recognition on table tent card, logo
                                                                   recognition on event signage, logo recognition in
Reception Sponsor ~ $5,000                                         PowerPoint presentation, verbal recognition at
Features: ―Presented by‖ name recognition following                event, logo recognition in post-event thank-you ad.
name of sponsored component of event, right to
promote sponsor’s partnership with the GRSC/event in               Lifetime Achievement Award ~ $4,000 (sold for
sponsor’s own marketing initiatives, table for eight (8) at        2011)
event, opportunity to serve on event steering                      Features: ―Presented by‖ name recognition following
committee, logo recognition on brochure and                        name of sponsored component of event, right to
invitation, name recognition in Event Guide and                    promote sponsor’s partnership with the GRSC/event
Registration, logo recognition on website calendar of              in sponsor’s own marketing initiatives, table for eight
events with link to company website, logo recognition              (8) at event, opportunity to serve on event steering
and half-page, four-color ad in event program, logo                committee, logo recognition on brochure and
recognition on table tent card, logo recognition on                invitation, name recognition in Event Guide and
event signage, logo recognition in PowerPoint                      Registration, name recognition on website calendar
presentation, verbal recognition at event, and logo                of events with link to company website, logo
recognition in post-event thank-you ad.                            recognition and half-page, four-color ad in event
                                                                   program, logo recognition on table tent card, logo
Speaker Sponsor ~ $5,000
                                                                   recognition on event signage, logo recognition in
Features: ―Presented by‖ name recognition following
                                                                   PowerPoint presentation, verbal recognition at
name of sponsored component of event, right to
                                                                   event, logo recognition in post-event thank-you ad.
promote sponsor’s partnership with the GRSC/event
in sponsor’s own marketing initiatives, table for eight            Amateur Athletics Award Sponsor ~$3,000
(8) at event, opportunity to serve on event steering               Features: ―Presented by‖ name recognition following
committee, logo recognition on brochure and                        name of sponsored component of event, right to
invitation, name recognition in Event Guide and                    promote sponsor’s partnership with the GRSC/event
Registration, logo recognition on website calendar                 in sponsor’s own marketing initiatives, table for eight
of events with link to company website, logo                       (8) at event, opportunity to serve on event steering
recognition and half-page, four-color ad in                        committee, logo recognition on brochure and
program, logo recognition on table tent card, logo                 invitation, name recognition in Event Guide and
recognition on event signage, logo recognition in                  Registration, name recognition on website calendar
event PowerPoint presentation, verbal recognition                  of events with link to company website, logo
at event, and logo recognition in post-event thank-                recognition on all event materials, logo recognition
you ad.                                                            and half-page, four-color ad in event program, logo
                                                                   recognition on table tent card, logo recognition on
Scholar Athlete of the Year Award Sponsor ~ $5,000
                                                                   event signage, logo recognition in PowerPoint
(sold for 2011)                                                    presentation, verbal recognition at event, logo
Features: ―Presented by‖ name recognition following                recognition in post-event thank-you ad.
name of sponsored component of event, right to
promote sponsor’s partnership with the GRSC/event                  Community Spirit Award Sponsor ~ $3,000 (sold for
in sponsor’s own marketing initiatives, table for eight            2011)
(8) at event, opportunity to serve on event steering               Features: ―Presented by‖ name recognition following
committee, logo recognition on brochure and                        name of sponsored component of event, right to
invitation, name recognition in Event Guide and                    promote sponsor’s partnership with the GRSC/event
Registration, logo recognition on website calendar                 in sponsor’s own marketing initiatives, table for eight
of events with link to company website, logo                       (8) at event, opportunity to serve on event steering
recognition and half-page, four-color ad in event                  committee, logo recognition on brochure and
program, logo recognition on table tent card, logo                 invitation, name recognition in Event Guide and
recognition on event signage, logo recognition in                  Registration, name recognition on website calendar
PowerPoint presentation, verbal recognition at                     of events with link to company website, logo
event, logo recognition in post-event thank-you ad.                recognition on all event materials, logo recognition
                                                                   and half-page, four-color ad in event program, logo
Sports Person of the Year Award ~ $5,000
                                                                   recognition on table tent card, logo recognition on
Features: ―Presented by‖ name recognition following
                                                                   event signage, logo recognition in PowerPoint
name of sponsored component of event, right to
                                                                   presentation, verbal recognition at event, logo
promote sponsor’s partnership with the GRSC/event
                                                                   recognition in post-event thank-you ad.
in sponsor’s own marketing initiatives, table for eight
(8) at event, opportunity to serve on event steering               Courage & Character Award Sponsor ~ $3,000
committee, logo recognition on brochure and                        Features: ―Presented by‖ name recognition following
invitation, name recognition in Event Guide and                    name of sponsored component of event, right to
Registration, logo recognition on website calendar                 promote sponsor’s partnership with the GRSC/event
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in sponsor’s own marketing initiatives, table for eight        NOVEMBER 2011: CAROLINA HURRICANES
(8) at event, opportunity to serve on event steering
committee, logo recognition on brochure and                    Greater Raleigh Sports Council members and their
invitation, name recognition in Event Guide and                families will enjoy these exclusive outings to area
Registration, name recognition on website calendar             sports events. Bulls, Mudcats, and RailHawks Nights
of events with link to company website, logo                   Out include a pre-game picnic and tickets to the
recognition on all event materials, logo recognition           game. Hurricanes Night Out includes a pre-game
and half-page, four-color ad in event program, logo            reception with guest speaker and tickets to the
recognition on table tent card, logo recognition on            game. Expected attendance is 100-150 per event.
event signage, logo recognition in PowerPoint
presentation, verbal recognition at event, logo                Event Sponsor for Carolina Hurricanes Night ~
recognition in post-event thank-you ad.                        $1,500
                                                               Features: Registration for six (6) participants at event,
Wine Sponsor ~ $3,000                                          name recognition on invitations, name recognition
Features: Right to promote sponsor’s partnership with          on website calendar of events with link to company
the GRSC/event in sponsor’s own marketing                      website, recognition on Greater Raleigh Sports
initiatives, table for eight (8) at event, name                Council website, opportunity to speak at event
recognition in Event Guide and Registration, name              reception, name recognition on event signage.
recognition on website calendar of events with link
to company website, logo recognition on all event              Event Sponsor for Bulls, Mudcats, and RailHawks
materials, logo recognition and half-page, four-color
                                                               Nights ~ $750 per event
ad in event program, logo recognition at tables,
                                                               Features: Registration for six (6) participants at event,
logo recognition on event signage, logo recognition
                                                               name recognition on invitations, name recognition
in PowerPoint presentation, verbal recognition at
                                                               on website calendar of events with link to company
event, logo recognition in post-event thank-you ad.
                                                               website, recognition on Greater Raleigh Sports
Floral Sponsor ~ $2,500 (sold for 2011)                        Council website, name recognition on event
Features: Right to promote sponsor’s partnership with          signage.
the GRSC/event in sponsor’s own marketing                       For additional information, call Alison Barnwell at
initiatives, table for eight (8) at event, name                  919.664.7070
recognition in Event Guide and Registration, name
recognition on website calendar of events with link
to company website, logo recognition on all event              Greater Raleigh Sports Council Quarterly
materials, logo recognition and half-page, four-color          Meetings
ad in event program, logo recognition at tables,
logo recognition on event signage, logo recognition            JANUARY, APRIL, JULY & SEPTEMBER 2011; JANUARY
in PowerPoint presentation, verbal recognition at              2012
event, logo recognition in post-event thank-you ad.            Noon – 1:30 p.m.
                                                               Locations TBD
Champion Table Sponsor ~ $2,000
Features: Table for eight (8) at event, name                   Quarterly meetings for Greater Raleigh Sports
recognition on Greater Raleigh Sports Council                  Council members featuring prominent sports
website, name recognition and quarter-page, four-              personalities. Expected attendance is 100-150 at
color ad in event program, name recognition on                 each event.
table tent card, name recognition in PowerPoint
presentation, name recognition in post-event thank-            Series Sponsor (covers 4 consecutive meetings) ~
you ad.                                                        $2,500
                                                               Features: Registration for six (6) participants at each
Gold Medal Table Sponsor ~ $1,500                              quarterly meeting, right to promote sponsor’s
Features: Table for eight (8) at event, name                   partnership with the GRSC/event in sponsor’s own
recognition on Greater Raleigh Sports Council                  marketing initiatives, name recognition on
website, name recognition in event program, name               invitations, name recognition on website calendar of
recognition on table tent card, name recognition in            events with link to company website, name
PowerPoint presentation, name recognition in post-             recognition on Greater Raleigh Sports Council
event thank-you ad.                                            website, company banner displayed at event (if
 For additional information, call Alison Barnwell at          facility allows), name recognition on event signage,
  919.664.7070                                                 verbal recognition at event.

                                                               Event Sponsor ~ $750
Greater Raleigh Sports Council Nights Out                      Features: Registration for six (6) participants at event,
MAY 2011: DURHAM BULLS                                         name recognition on invitations, name recognition
                                                               on website calendar of events with link to company
JUNE 2011: CAROLINA RAILHAWKS                                  website, name recognition on Greater Raleigh
AUGUST 2011: CAROLINA MUDCATS                                  Sports Council website, company banner displayed
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at event (if facility allows), name recognition on
event signage.
                                                             Presenting Sponsor (includes sponsorship of both
 For additional information, call Alison Barnwell at        the Workshop Series and Recognition Events) ~
  919.664.7070
                                                             $1,000
                                                             Features: Registration for two (2) participants at
Greater Raleigh Sports Council                               each event (workshops and recognition events),
We Love the Hurricanes Luncheon                              three-minute presentation opportunity at each
                                                             event, display table in registration area, name
SEPTEMBER 2011
                                                             recognition on website calendar of events with link
Noon – 2 p.m.                                                to company website, name recognition in
RBC Center                                                   promotional e-mails with link to company website,
Season kickoff with the Carolina Hurricanes and              name recognition on event signage.
coaches. Expected attendance is 400.
                                                             Workshop Series Sponsor ~ $750
Title Sponsor ~ $7,500                                       Features: Registration for one (1) participant at each
Features: Company name included in name of                   workshop, one-minute presentation opportunity at
event following Greater Raleigh Sports Council,              each event, display table in registration area, name
table for eight (8) participants at event,                   recognition on website calendar of events with link
participation in the event agenda, logo recognition          to company website, name recognition on event
on website calendar of events with link to company           signage.
website, name recognition on Greater Raleigh
Sports Council website, logo recognition in event            Recognition Event Sponsor ~ $500 per event
program, logo recognition on event signage, logo             Features: Registration for one (1) participant at
recognition on event banner, opportunity to                  recognition event, one-minute presentation
distribute advertising specialty items and collateral        opportunity at each event, display table in
materials, seating with head coach or team                   registration area, name recognition on website
captain.                                                     calendar of events with link to company website,
                                                             name recognition on event signage.
Full Table Sponsor ~ $ 2,000
Features: Table for eight (8) participants at event;
name recognition on Greater Raleigh Sports Council            For additional information, call Angela Hopkins at
website; name recognition in event program; name               919.664.7036
recognition on event signage; seating with player,
coach or broadcaster (based on availability).                Inter-City Visit & Leadership Conference
Half Table Sponsor ~ $ 1,000                                 APRIL 7-9, 2011
Features: Registration for four (4) participants at          Denver, CO
event; name recognition on Greater Raleigh Sports            The Chamber’s annual Inter-City Visit and
Council website; name recognition in event                   Leadership Conference is designed to bring
program; name recognition on event signage;                  Raleigh/Wake County business, government, and
seating with player, coach, or broadcaster (based            civic leaders together with their counterparts in
on availability).                                            other cities that face similar challenges. Participants
                                                             will learn more about Wake County policy issues,
Floral Sponsor ~ $1,000
                                                             benchmark a comparable community against ours,
Features: Registration for two (2) participants at
                                                             and enjoy high-level networking with other
event, name recognition on Greater Raleigh Sports
                                                             attendees. Expected attendance is 100.
Council website, name recognition in event
program, name recognition on event signage.                  Welcome Reception Sponsor ~ $3,000
 For additional information, call Alison Barnwell at        Features: Logo recognition in the conference
  919.664.7070                                               pocket agenda, logo recognition on event signage,
                                                             verbal recognition at event.

Green Plus™                                                  Salute to Elected Officials Dinner ~ $2,500
                                                             Features: Name recognition in the conference
―HOW TO BECOME CERTIFIED‖ WORKSHOPS
                                                             pocket agenda, name recognition on event
NOVEMBER 2010; FEBRUARY, MAY, AUGUST &                       signage, verbal recognition at event.
NOVEMBER 2011
                                                             Welcome Luncheon Sponsor ~ $2,500
                                                             Features: Name recognition in the conference
GREEN PLUS™ CERTIFICATION RECOGNITION EVENTS
                                                             pocket agenda, name recognition on event
APRIL & SEPTEMBER 2011                                       signage, verbal recognition at event.

                                                             Second Day Luncheon Sponsor ~ $2,000
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Features: Name recognition in the conference
pocket agenda, name recognition on event
                                                            Leadership Raleigh Luncheon
signage, verbal recognition at event.
                                                            JANUARY 11, FEBRUARY 8, APRIL 11, MAY 3,
Breakfast Sponsor ~ $1,000                                  OCTOBER 11, DECEMBER 13, 2011
Features: Name recognition in the conference                Monthly luncheon for Leadership Raleigh class with
pocket agenda, name recognition on event                    speakers on community development topics.
signage, verbal recognition at event.

Pre-Trip Reception Sponsor ~ $500                           Sponsor ~ $600
Features: Name recognition on event signage,                Features: Name recognition in event agenda, verbal
verbal recognition at event.                                recognition day of session, ability to pass out
                                                            marketing collateral to Leadership Raleigh
 For additional information, call Drew Moretz at
                                                            participants.
  919.664.7061
                                                             For additional information, call Greg McNamara
                                                              at 919.664.7082
Leadership Raleigh Alumni Association

The mission of the Leadership Raleigh Alumni                Leadership Raleigh Opening Reception
Association is to provide a recognized source of
leadership talent for the community and to present          AUGUST 2011
opportunities for the members to meet and to keep           4 – 6:30 p.m.
abreast of community issues on a regular basis. The         Greater Raleigh Chamber of Commerce
Leadership Raleigh Alumni Association will host four        Orientation and reception for the new Leadership
events over the next year. Sponsorships are                 Raleigh participants, the Leadership Raleigh Alumni
available per event or for the four-event package.          Association, LRAA Board of Directors, and the
                                                            2009/10 Leadership Raleigh graduates. Expected
Leadership Raleigh Alumni Tune-Up
                                                            attendance is 50-75.
FEBRUARY 3, 2011, SEPTEMBER 2011
These programs introduce Leadership Raleigh                 Sponsor ~ $500
graduates to a key issue in the community and offer         Features: Name recognition in event program, name
instruction on what they as leaders can do to help          recognition on event signage, verbal recognition at
support the issue. Expected attendance is 40-65 per         event.
event.
                                                             For additional information, call Greg McNamara
Individual Event Sponsor ~ $500                               at 919.664.7082
Features: Name recognition in event invitation e-
mailed to all Leadership Raleigh graduates, name
                                                            Leadership Raleigh Retreat Reception
recognition on event signage, verbal recognition at
event.                                                      SEPTEMBER 24, 2011
                                                            Pine Needles Resort
 For additional information, call Greg McNamara
                                                            A reception for the Leadership Raleigh class during
  at 919.664.7082                                           the annual retreat.

Leadership Raleigh Commencement                             Sponsor ~ $500
JUNE 9, 2011                                                Features: Name recognition in retreat agenda,
5:30 – 7:30 p.m.                                            verbal recognition at retreat, ability to pass out
Location TBD                                                marketing collateral to Leadership Raleigh
                                                            participants.
An annual reception acknowledging graduates of
the current year-long program, hosted by the                 For additional information, call Greg McNamara
Leadership Raleigh Alumni Association. The event              at 919.664.7082
also recognizes an individual from the community,
designated by the class, as Distinguished Leader of
the Year. Expected attendance is 75-100.
                                                            Leadership Raleigh Scholarships
                                                            Scholarships to identify emerging leaders and
Sponsor ~ $600                                              provide need-based tuition assistance to nonprofit
Features: Registration for one (1) participant at           organizations, minority or small business owners to
event, name recognition in event program, name              participate in the Leadership Raleigh program.
recognition on event signage, verbal recognition at         Scholarships will help support the 2010/11 Leadership
event.                                                      Raleigh program.

 For additional information, call Greg McNamara            Scholarship Sponsor ~ $925 per scholarship
  at 919.664.7082

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Features: Verbal recognition at opening reception           to company website, name recognition in Event
and verbal recognition at graduation.                       Guide and Registration, logo recognition on event
                                                            signage, company banner displayed at event (if
 For additional information, call Greg McNamara
  at 919.664.7082                                           facility allows).

                                                            Silver Sponsor ~ $2,500
                                                            Features: Registration for four (4) participants at
Leadership Raleigh Scholarship Fundraiser
                                                            event, name recognition on invitations mailed to
APRIL 21, 2011                                              elected officials and Chamber VIPs, name
5:30 – 7:30 p.m.                                            recognition on website calendar of events with link
Location TBD                                                to company website, name recognition in Event
                                                            Guide and Registration, name recognition on event
Reception to support the Leadership Raleigh                 signage.
scholarship fund. Leadership Raleigh graduates,
current participants and guests will come together          Bronze Sponsor ~ $1,000
to help raise funds for the Leadership Raleigh              Features: Registration for two (2) participants at
scholarship fund.                                           event, name recognition on website calendar of
                                                            events with link to company website, name
Sponsor ~ $750                                              recognition on event signage.
Features: Registration for two (2) participants at
                                                            Floral Sponsor ~ $1,000
event, name recognition on website calendar of
                                                            Features: Registration for two (2) participants at
events with link to company website, name
                                                            event and name recognition on event signage.
recognition in promotional e-mails with link to
company website, verbal recognition at event,               Wine Sponsor ~ $500
name recognition on event signage, opportunity to           Features: Registration for one (1) participant at
distribute marketing collateral to attendees.               event and name recognition on event signage.

Patron Sponsor ~$500                                        Beer Sponsor ~ $500
Features: Registration for one (1) participant at           Features: Registration for one (1) participant at
event, name recognition on website calendar of              event and name recognition on event signage.
events with link to company website, verbal                  For additional information, call Mary Kernan at
recognition at event, name recognition on event               919.664.7090
signage.
 For additional information, call Greg McNamara
  at 919.664.7082
                                                            Live Healthy Triangle
                                                            JANUARY – APRIL 2011
Legislative Reception
APRIL 27, 2011                                              Live Healthy Triangle is a region-wide, Web-based
                                                            100-day exercise, weight loss, and nutritional
5:30 – 7 p.m.
                                                            challenge. Through the power of teamwork and the
North Carolina Museum of History
                                                            spirit of friendly competition, teams of friends,
                                                            families, and co-workers compete in a group effort
Annual leadership reception for the 170 members of
                                                            to pursue healthier lifestyles. Expected participation
the North Carolina General Assembly, Council of
                                                            is 1,000 –1,500.
State members, and key staff. Expected attendance
is 300.
                                                            Healthy Accelerators Presenting Sponsorship ~
Platinum Sponsor ~ $7,500                                   $5,000
Features: Registration for ten (10) participants at         Features: Logo recognition on all promotional
event, logo recognition on invitations mailed to            materials and incentive prizes, speaking role at all
elected officials and Chamber VIPs, logo                    program events, logo recognition on signage at all
recognition on website calendar of events with link         program events, global banner ad on
to company website, name recognition in Event               www.livehealthytriangle.org, option to include video
Guide and Registration, logo recognition on event           ad on www.livehealthytriangle.org, weekly e-mail
signage, company banner displayed at event (if              content partner for 10 weeks,
facility allows).                                           www.livehealthytriangle.org content partner,
                                                            incentive partner opportunity, logo recognition at
Gold Sponsor ~ $5,000                                       post program awards reception, award presenter at
Features: Registration for eight (8) participants at        post program awards reception.
event, logo recognition on invitations mailed to
elected officials and Chamber VIPs, logo                    Healthy Advocators Platinum Sponsorship ~ $2,500
recognition on website calendar of events with link         Features: Logo recognition on all promotional
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materials and incentive prizes, logo recognition on          7:30 – 9:30 a.m.
signage at all program events, logo recognition on           Greater Raleigh Chamber unless otherwise specified
www.livehealthytriangle.org, option to include video
                                                             Quarterly morning forums offering companies the
ad on www.livehealthytriangle.org, logo recognition
                                                             chance to meet and market to purchasing
on weekly e-mail communication, incentive partner
                                                             representatives from large Triangle businesses,
opportunity, logo recognition at post program
                                                             educational institutions, and government agencies.
awards, weekly e-mail content partner for three
                                                             Expected attendance is 75.
weeks.
                                                             Presenting Sponsor ~ $5,000
Healthy Ambassadors Gold Sponsorship ~ $1,000
                                                             Features: ―Presented by‖ name recognition following
Features: Logo recognition on all promotional
                                                             name of event, registration for four (4) participants
materials and incentive prizes, logo recognition on
                                                             at event, five-minute presentation opportunity,
signage at all program events, logo recognition on
                                                             display table at event, logo on website calendar of
local page of www.livehealthytriangle.org, incentive
                                                             events with link to company website, name
partner opportunity.
                                                             recognition in promotional e-mails with link to
 For additional information, call Alison Barnwell at        company website, name recognition on event
  919.664.7070                                               signage, verbal recognition at event, copies of
                                                             attendee business cards.

Major Employers Directory                                    Sponsor ~ $1,000 for the series or $300 per session
AUGUST 2010 PUBLICATION                                      Features: Registration for two (2) participants at
Directory of more than 450 companies in Wake                 event, one-minute presentation opportunity, name
County and Research Triangle Park that employ 100            recognition on event signage, verbal recognition at
or more people. Users of the directory are typically         event.
considering moving a business to our region or are            For additional information, call Angela Hopkins at
looking for a job in the area. Used heavily in our             919.664.7036
economic development mailings.

Advertisement ~ $1,000 for full-page, four-color             Mega Networking
inside front cover; $750 for full-page, four-color           MAY & NOVEMBER 2011
inside back cover for 12 months                              3 – 6:30 p.m.
Features: One-year circulation, exposure to 2,500            101 Realtors Way, Cary
individuals and companies with the opportunity to            Semi-annual networking event that provides
advertise your product or service.                           members the opportunity to network with prime
 For additional information, call Vernessa Roberts          business contacts in a computerized rotation that
  at 919.664.7080                                            allows participants to meet with more than 70 new
                                                             contacts. Expected attendance is 70-100 per event.

                                                             Gold Sponsor ~ $1,000
Manufacturers Directory                                      Features: Registration for two (2) participants at
                                                             event, three-minute presentation opportunity,
AUGUST 2010 PUBLICATION
                                                             display table in registration area, name recognition
Directory of more than 400 manufacturers in Wake             on website calendar of events with link to company
County and Research Triangle Park. Users of the              website, name recognition in promotional e-mails
directory are typically considering moving their             with link to company website, name recognition in
business to our region, researching suppliers, or            event program, name recognition on event
looking for a job. Used heavily in our economic              signage.
development mailings.
                                                             Silver Sponsor ~ $500
Advertisement ~ $1,000 for full-page, four-color             Features: Registration for one (1) participant at
inside front cover; $750 for full-page, four-color           event, name recognition on website calendar of
inside back cover for 12 months                              events with link to company website, name
Features: One-year circulation, exposure to 1,200            recognition in promotional e-mails with link to
individuals and companies with the opportunity to            company website, name recognition in event
advertise your product or service.                           program, name recognition on event signage.

 For additional information, call Vernessa Roberts           For additional information, call Joy Halsey at
  at 919.664.7080                                              919.664.7063


Meet the Purchasers                                          Networking With Power
NOVEMBER 16, 2010; FEBRUARY 15, JUNE 14,                     NOVEMBER 19, 2010; FEBRUARY, MARCH, APRIL,
AUGUST 9 & NOVEMBER, 2011                                    MAY, JUNE, AUGUST & OCTOBER 2011
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8 – 9 a.m.                                                    take an exam at the end of class and complete the
Greater Raleigh Chamber of Commerce                           application for becoming a notary public.
One-hour seminars delivering ideas and tips on                Sponsor ~ $500
developing business relationships through event               Features: Three-minute presentation opportunity,
networking. Expected attendance is 35-50 per                  name recognition on event signage, registration for
event.                                                        one (1) participant in the class.
Title Sponsor ~ $3,000                                         For additional information, call Angela Hopkins at
Features: Company name included in name of                      919.664.7036
event following Greater Raleigh Chamber of
Commerce, five-minute presentation opportunity,               Partners Dinner
name recognition in event brochure sent to more
                                                              JULY 28, 2011
than 4,000 members, name recognition in e-mail
invitations with link to company website, name                6 – 8 p.m.
recognition in Event Guide and Registration, name             North Ridge Country Club
recognition on event signage, verbal recognition at           Dinner honoring members of the Wake County
event.                                                        General Assembly delegation, Raleigh City Council,
                                                              Wake County Board of Education, Wake County
Sponsor ~ $2,000 for series or $300 per session
                                                              Board of Commissioners, the mayors of all Wake
Features: One-minute presentation opportunity,
                                                              County municipalities, and the Chamber’s Board of
name recognition on event signage, verbal
                                                              Directors. Expected attendance is 175.
recognition at event.
 For additional information, call Joy Halsey at              Gold Sponsor ~ $5,000
  919.664.7063                                                Features: Registration for six (6) participants at event,
                                                              logo recognition on invitation, logo recognition on
                                                              website calendar of events with link to company
New Member Breakfast                                          website, name recognition in Event Guide and
FIRST WEDNESDAY MONTHLY (EXCEPT JANUARY & JULY)               Registration, logo recognition on event signage,
8 – 9:30 a.m.                                                 verbal recognition at event.
The Cardinal Club
                                                              Restaurant Host Sponsor ~ $2,500 (sold for 2011)
A morning orientation for new Chamber members                 Features: Registration for four (4) participants at
and new employees of current members to learn                 event, name recognition on invitation, name
about the Greater Raleigh Chamber of Commerce.                recognition on website calendar of events with link
Each first-time attendee from a member company                to company website, name recognition in Event
has the opportunity to present a 30-second                    Guide and Registration, name recognition on event
commercial about their business to the group.                 signage, verbal recognition at event.
Expected attendance is 65-75 per event.
                                                              (Restaurant/facility must be able to accommodate
Presenting Sponsor ~ $400                                     a minimum of 175 people in one area.)
Features: ―Presented by‖ name recognition following
name of event, three-minute presentation                      Silver Sponsor ~ $2,500
opportunity, display table at event, name                     Features: Registration for four (4) participants at
recognition on invitations mailed to new members              event, name recognition on invitation, name
for the four months preceding the breakfast.                  recognition on website calendar of events with link
                                                              to company website, name recognition in Event
Restrictions: Non-competing sponsors.                         Guide and Registration, name recognition on event
 For additional information, call Ginger Baxley at           signage, verbal recognition at event.
  919.664.7052
                                                              Bronze Sponsor ~ $1,000
                                                              Features: Registration for two (2) participants at event,
Notary Public Classes                                         name recognition on website calendar of events with
DECEMBER 2010; FEBRUARY, APRIL, JUNE & AUGUST                 link to company website, name recognition on event
2011                                                          signage, verbal recognition at event.
9 a.m. – 4 p.m.                                                For additional information, call Mary Kernan at
Greater Raleigh Chamber of Commerce                             919.664.7090

In partnership with Wake Technical Community College,
the Chamber offers a notary public class periodically         Past Chairs Luncheon
during the year. The full-day course offers an                FEBRUARY 2010
understanding of the qualifications and requirements to       Noon – 1:30 p.m.
practice as a notary public in North Carolina. Participants   Location TBD


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Annual luncheon to honor past chairs of the Greater           have a company representative on stage during the
Raleigh Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors                event.
and to update them on current business and
community issues.                                             Gold Sponsor ~ $5,000
                                                              Features: Two (2) corporate tables for sixteen (16)
Sponsor ~ $500                                                participants at event, name recognition in Event
Features: Registration for one (1) participant at             Guide and Registration, name recognition on the
event, name recognition on invitation, name                   Pinnacle Business Awards website (site is live for one
recognition on event signage, verbal recognition at           year), logo recognition on website calendar of
event.                                                        events with link to company website, name
                                                              recognition on invitations mailed to Chamber
 For additional information, call Brenda Ratledge
  at 919.664.7021                                             members, display table at event, name recognition
                                                              in event program, name recognition on event
                                                              signage, verbal recognition at event, opportunity to
Pinnacle Business Awards                                      have a company representative on stage during the
MAY 3, 2011                                                   event.
5 – 9 p.m.
                                                              Silver Sponsor ~ $3,000
Raleigh Convention Center
                                                              Features: One (1) corporate table for eight (8)
Recognition program for small, growing, and                   participants at event, name recognition in Event
established Chamber member businesses. This event             Guide and Registration, name recognition on the
includes an upscale dinner production. Awards are             Pinnacle Business Awards website (site is live for one
presented to companies exhibiting steady                      year), name recognition on invitations mailed to
profitability and growth over the past three years.           Chamber members, name recognition in event
Five awards will go to companies with employee                program, name recognition on event signage,
bases of one to more than 150. Also presented are             verbal recognition at event, opportunity to have a
the First Citizens Bank Exceptional Customer                  company representative on stage during the event.
Experience Award, Progress Energy Excellence in
Supplier Diversity Award, Smith Seal of NC Business           Bronze Sponsor ~ $1,000
Sustainability Award, and Integrity in Business Award         Features: Four (4) tickets to event, name recognition
sponsored by Greene Resources. Expected                       on the Pinnacle Business Awards website (site is live
attendance is 600.                                            for one year), name recognition on invitations
                                                              mailed to Chamber members, name recognition on
Title Sponsor ~ $10,000                                       event signage, verbal recognition at event,
Features: Company name included in name of                    opportunity to have a company representative on
event following Greater Raleigh Chamber of                    stage during the event.
Commerce, three (3) corporate tables for twenty-              Restrictions: Non-competing sponsors.
four (24) participants at event, name recognition in
Event Guide and Registration, name recognition on              For additional information, call Sarah Gaskill at
the Pinnacle Business Awards website (site is live for          919.664.7034
one year), logo recognition on invitations mailed to
more than 4,000 Chamber members and reminder
postcard mailed to more than 2,800 Chamber                    Public Policy Forum
representatives, name recognition in two (2)                  AUGUST 2011: HEALTH CARE POLICY FORUM
promotional ads to run in The News & Observer, logo
recognition on website calendar of events with link           The Public Policy Forums are hosted by the Greater
to company website, name recognition in event                 Raleigh Chamber of Commerce, along with partner
news releases, company banner and display table               organizations. The forums bring authoritative
at event, logo recognition on screen, recognition in          speakers before an audience of business and
event program, verbal recognition at event,                   government leaders to discuss the needs of the
opportunity to have a company representative on               community. Expected attendance at each event is
stage during the event.                                       120.

Gold Award Sponsor ~ $5,000                                   Platinum Sponsor ~ $5,000 per event
Features: Two (2) corporate tables for sixteen (16)           Features: Registration for eight (8) participants at
participants at event, name recognition in Event              event, logo recognition on invitations, logo
Guide and Registration, name recognition on the               recognition on website calendar of events with link
Pinnacle Business Awards website (site is live for one        to company website, name recognition in Event
year), logo recognition on website calendar of                Guide and Registration, logo recognition on event
events with link to company website, name                     signage, logo recognition on website calendar of
recognition on invitations mailed to Chamber                  events with link to company website, verbal
members, display table at event, name recognition             recognition at event.
in event program, name recognition on event
signage, verbal recognition at event, opportunity to          Gold Sponsor ~ $2,500 per event
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Features: Registration for six (6) participants at event,        event, name recognition in RTA e-newsletter for
name recognition on website calendar of events                   each event.
with link to company website, name recognition on
                                                                  For additional information, call Lindsey Costello at
invitations, name recognition in Event Guide and                   919.664.7062
Registration, name recognition on event signage,
verbal recognition at event.
                                                                 The State of Mobility 2011: RTA Annual
Silver Sponsor ~ $1,000 per event
                                                                 Meeting
Features: Registration for four (4) participants, name
recognition on website calendar of events with link              NOVEMBER 2011
to company website, name recognition on event                    11:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.
signage, verbal recognition at event.
                                                                 Business, elected, and transportation leaders from
Bronze Sponsor ~ $500 per event                                  across the region and state gather for The State of
Features: Registration for two (2) participants, name            Mobility 2010 presentation—offering insights into key
recognition on website calendar of events with link              indicators and trends that impact our mobility,
to company website, name recognition on event                    economy, and quality of life. Luncheon participants
signage, verbal recognition at event.                            celebrate the transportation successes of the past
 For additional information, call Drew Moretz at                year and highlight the region’s mobility priorities for
  919.664.7061                                                   2011. All RTA members receive a complimentary
                                                                 ticket to this annual event included with their
                                                                 membership. Additional tickets are available for $40
Publications Catalog                                             each. Expected attendance is 200.
OCTOBER 2011
Distributed to individuals requesting information from           Event Champion ~ $5,000
the Chamber and in relocation packages and other                 Features: ―Presented by‖ name recognition following
materials sold through the Chamber’s Information                 name of event, registration for sixteen (16) participants
Center. The primary audience is composed of                      at event, logo recognition in promotional e-mails with
individuals and families considering relocating to the           link to company website, logo recognition on event
area. Print run: 5,200 copies; one-year circulation.             signage, verbal recognition at event, opportunity to
                                                                 participate in event agenda, name recognition in RTA
Sponsor ~ $2,500                                                 e-newsletter.
Features: 5.2‖ x 5.45‖ four-color advertisement on
the mailing panel.                                               Event Partner ~ $1,500
                                                                 Features: Registration for eight (8) participants at
 For additional information, call Evelynn Martin at             event, verbal recognition at event, opportunity to
  919.664.7032                                                   participate in event agenda, name recognition in
                                                                 RTA e-newsletter.
Regional Transportation Alliance
                                                                 Event Advocate ~ $750
RTA Solutions Forum                                              Features: Registration for four (4) participants at event,
SUMMER 2011                                                      logo recognition via RTA promotional e-mails, verbal
Location TBD                                                     recognition at event, name recognition in RTA e-
                                                                 newsletter.
The RTA Solutions Forum series highlights best
                                                                 Event Patron ~ $350
practices and ideas from around the state, nation,
                                                                 Features: Registration for two (2) participants at event,
and beyond for getting Triangle commuters home to
                                                                 verbal recognition at event, name recognition in RTA e-
their families faster. Invitees include local and state
                                                                 newsletter.
elected and transportation officials, as well as
members of the business community. The forums are
                                                                 For additional information, call Lindsey Costello at
free for attendees. Expected attendance for each
                                                                 919.664.7062
forum is 75.

Advocate ~ $750
Features: Logo recognition via RTA promotional e-
                                                                 Summer Leadership Conference
mails to all series events with link to company                  AUGUST 16-18, 2011
website, logo recognition on signage at each event,              Pinehurst Resort
verbal recognition at each event, name recognition
in RTA e-newsletter for each event.                              The Chamber’s annual Summer Leadership
                                                                 Conference is attended by Wake County’s business
Patron ~ $350                                                    and elected leaders. Expected attendance is 275.
Features: Name recognition in RTA promotional e-
mails to all series events, name recognition on                  Evening Reception Sponsor ~ $3,000
signage at each event, verbal recognition at each
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Upscale evening reception with hors d’oeuvres and           Golf Outing Sponsor ~ $2,000
open bar.                                                   Golf outing for conference participants.
Features: Registration for one (1) participant, if          Features: Registration for one (1) participant (does
payment by trade, or two (2) participants, if               not include hotel accommodations), name
payment by cash (does not include hotel                     recognition on invitations mailed to business and
accommodations), name recognition on invitations            community leaders, name recognition in event
mailed to business and community leaders, name              program, name recognition on event signage,
recognition in event program, name recognition on           verbal recognition at event.
event signage, verbal recognition at event.
                                                             For additional information, call Brenda Ratledge
Evening Dinner Sponsor ~ $3,000                               at 919.664.7021
Upscale dinner for planning conference participants
and guests.                                                 RTA Transportation Breakfast
Features: Registration for one (1) participant, if          MARCH 8, 2011
payment by trade, or two (2) participants, if               7:30 – 9 a.m.
payment by cash (does not include hotel                     RTP Headquarters
accommodations), name recognition on invitations
mailed to business and community leaders, name              This event’s agenda includes timely presentations
recognition in event program, name recognition on           about critical mobility issues from special guest
event signage, verbal recognition at event.                 speakers and recognition of transportation partners
                                                            and elected leaders who are working to get the
Attendee Gift Sponsor ~ $4,000                              Triangle and North Carolina moving. RTA Gold, Silver,
Features: Registration for one (1) participant, if          and Bronze members receive complimentary tickets
payment by trade, or two (2) participants, if               included with their membership. Expected
payment by cash (does not include hotel                     attendance is 150.
accommodations), name recognition on invitations
mailed to business and community leaders, name              Event Champion ~ $5,000
recognition in event program, name recognition on           Features: ―Presented by‖ name recognition following
event signage, verbal recognition at event.                 name of event, registration for sixteen (16) participants
                                                            at event, logo recognition in promotional e-mails with
Pre-Conference Reception Sponsor ~ $2,000                   link to company website, logo recognition on event
Features: Registration for one (1) participant (does        signage, verbal recognition at event, opportunity to
not include hotel accommodations), name                     participate in event agenda, name recognition in RTA
recognition on invitations mailed to business and           e-newsletter.
community leaders, name recognition in event
program, name recognition on event signage,                 Event Partner ~ $1,500
verbal recognition at event.                                Features: Registration for eight (8) participants at event,
                                                            logo recognition in RTA promotional e-mails, logo
Breakout Sessions Sponsor ~ $2,000                          recognition on event signage, verbal recognition at
Features: Registration for one (1) participant (does        event, opportunity to participate in event agenda,
not include hotel accommodations), name                     name recognition in RTA e-newsletter.
recognition on invitations mailed to business and
community leaders, name recognition in event                Event Advocate ~ $750
program, name and logo recognition on sponsor               Features: Registration for four (4) participants at event,
boards for each breakout session, name recognition          logo recognition in RTA promotional e-mails, logo
on event signage, verbal recognition at event.              recognition on event signage, verbal recognition at
                                                            event, name recognition in RTA e-newsletter.
Healthy Break Sponsor ~ $2,000
Features: Registration for one (1) participant (does        Event Patron ~ $350
not include hotel accommodations), name                     Features: Registration for two (2) participants at event,
recognition on invitations mailed to business and           name recognition in RTA promotional e-mails, name
community leaders, name recognition in event                recognition on event signage, verbal recognition at
program, name and logo recognition on sponsor               event, name recognition in RTA e-newsletter.
boards for each breakout session, name recognition           For additional information, call Lindsey Costello at
on event signage, verbal recognition at event.                919.664.7062
Luncheon Sponsor ~ $2,000
Features: Registration for one (1) participant (does        RTA Mobile E-Newsletter
not include hotel accommodations), name                     The RTA mobile e-newsletter—provided in a format
recognition on invitations mailed to business and           that is friendly to mobile devices and readable in less
community leaders, name recognition in event                than a minute—is sent to RTA members and partners
program, name recognition on event signage,                 electronically throughout the year. The e-newsletter
verbal recognition at event.                                highlights information and updates about
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transportation initiatives that are critical to RTA             Features: Registration for eight (8) participants at
members and partners.                                           event, logo recognition on invitations mailed to the
                                                                business community and government leaders, logo
Patron ~ $500                                                   recognition on website calendar of events with link
Features: Name recognition with link to company                 to company website, name recognition in Event
website in each e-newsletter and one article about              Guide and Registration, logo recognition in event
the sponsoring company during the year.                         program, logo recognition on event signage, logo
 For additional information, call Lindsey Costello at          recognition in event PowerPoint presentation, verbal
  919.664.7062                                                  recognition at event.
                                                                Restrictions: Only one gold sponsorship per industry
Triangle Chambers’ Washington, D.C. Visit                       category will be sold.
MAY 2011                                                        Audio Visual Sponsor ~ $5,000
Washington, D.C.                                                Features: Registration for eight (8) participants at
                                                                event, logo recognition on invitations mailed to the
This annual event brings business and government
                                                                business community and government leaders, logo
officials to Washington for two days of lobbying and
                                                                recognition on website calendar of events with link
information gathering about important issues facing
                                                                to company website, name recognition in Event
the Triangle. We will seek to encourage federal
                                                                Guide and Registration, logo recognition in event
support for a number of important initiatives in the
                                                                program, logo recognition event signage, logo
region as well as build relationships with the
                                                                recognition in event PowerPoint Presentation, verbal
Triangle’s Congressional delegation. Expected
                                                                recognition at event.
attendance is 30.
                                                                Breakfast Sponsor ~ $3,500
Trip Sponsor ~ $3,000
                                                                Features: Registration for six (6) participants at event,
Features: Logo recognition on event program, logo
                                                                logo recognition on invitations mailed to the business
recognition on event signage, name recognition on
                                                                community and government leaders, logo
invitations to NC delegation and senior staff, verbal
                                                                recognition on website calendar of events with link
recognition at event.
                                                                to company website, name recognition in Event
Congressional Breakfast Sponsor ~ $1,500                        Guide and Registration, logo recognition in event
Features: Name recognition on event signage, detailed           program, logo recognition on event signage, logo
corporate recognition in materials (brief description of        recognition in event PowerPoint presentation, verbal
company, key contacts, etc.), and verbal recognition            recognition at event.
at event.
                                                                Silver Sponsor ~ $2,500
Welcome Luncheon Sponsor ~ $1,500                               Features: Registration for four (4) participants at
Features: Name recognition on event signage, detailed           event, name recognition on invitations mailed to the
corporate recognition in materials (brief description of        business community and government leaders, name
company, key contacts, etc.), and verbal recognition            recognition on website calendar of events with link
at event.                                                       to company website, name recognition in Event
                                                                Guide and Registration, name recognition on event
Congressional Reception ~ $1,500                                signage, name recognition in event program, name
                                                                recognition in event PowerPoint presentation, verbal
Features: Name recognition on event signage,
                                                                recognition at event.
detailed corporate recognition in materials (brief
description of company, key contacts, etc.), and                Bronze Sponsor ~ $1,000
verbal recognition at event.                                    Features: Registration for two (2) participants at
 For additional information, call Drew Moretz at               event, name recognition in event program, name
  919.664.7061                                                  recognition on website calendar of events with link
                                                                to company website, name recognition on event
                                                                signage, name recognition in event PowerPoint
Wake Success Forum
                                                                presentation, verbal recognition at event.
AUGUST 2011
                                                                 For additional information, call Drew Moretz at
This is an annual forum hosted by Triangle area
                                                                  919.664.7061
chambers of commerce and other strategic
partners, to generate discourse and find solutions to
the region’s growth-related challenges. The forum               Working Mothers’ Luncheon Series
brings authoritative speakers before an audience of             MARCH & SEPTEMBER 2011
business and government leaders from across the                 11:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.
Triangle. Expected attendance is 200.
                                                                A series of quarterly networking luncheons for
Gold Sponsor ~ $5,000                                           working mothers, featuring noted speakers, held
                                                                from 11:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m. Programs are sponsored

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in cooperation with the presenting sponsor.                      For additional information, call Joy Halsey at
Expected attendance is 150.                                       919.664.7063
Presenting Sponsor ~ $7,500
Features: ―Presented by‖ name recognition following             Young Professionals Network
name of event, registration/tickets for sixteen (16) at         NOVEMBER 12, 2010
each event, name recognition in Event Guide and
                                                                7:30 – 9:30 a.m.
Registration, logo recognition on website calendar
                                                                NC Museum of Natural Sciences
of events with link to company website, logo
recognition in all print advertising, name recognition
in any promotional e-mails with link to company                 JANUARY 19, MARCH 16, MAY 18, JULY 20 &
website, company banner displayed at event,                     SEPTEMBER 21, 2011
name recognition on event signage, verbal                       7:30 – 9:30 a.m.
recognition at event, display table in registration             RBC Center
area, opportunity to distribute advertising specialty
items and collateral materials at event.                        Bimonthly events designed to engage young
                                                                professionals (ages 23-39) of member firms and help
Speaker Sponsor ~ $3,000 per event                              them become more competitive in the business
Features: ―Speaker Sponsored by‖ name recognition               arena. This program also helps young professionals
in marketing materials, registration/tickets for eight          establish a web of business contacts through
(8) at each event, name recognition in Event Guide              networking and address areas of both personal and
and Registration, logo recognition in all print media           professional development. Expected attendance is
advertising, name recognition in any promotional e-             250 per event.
mails with link to company website, name
                                                                Presenting Sponsor ~ $10,000 (sold for 2010)
recognition on website calendar of events page
                                                                Features: ―Presented by‖ name recognition following
with link to company website, company banner
                                                                name of event, registration for twenty (20)
displayed at event, name recognition on event
                                                                participants at each event, three-minute
signage, verbal recognition at event, three-minute
                                                                presentation opportunity, participation in the event
presentation opportunity, display table in registration
                                                                agenda, representative on steering committee,
area, opportunity to distribute advertising specialty
                                                                name recognition in Event Guide and Registration,
items and collateral materials at event.
                                                                logo recognition on website calendar of events with
Series Sponsor ~ $2,000                                         link to company website, logo recognition on
Features: Registration/tickets for eight (8) at each            promotional e-mails with link to company website,
event, name recognition on event signage, name                  name recognition in event news releases, logo
recognition in any promotional e-mails with link to             recognition on event signage, name recognition in
company website, name recognition on website                    event program, company banner displayed at
calendar of events page with link to company                    event, display table in registration area, opportunity
website, verbal recognition at event, display table in          to distribute advertising specialty items and
registration area, opportunity to distribute advertising        collateral materials, verbal recognition at event,
specialty items and collateral materials at event.              industry exclusivity.

Individual Luncheon Sponsor ~ $1,000 per event                  Series Sponsor ~ $6,000
Features: Registration/tickets for four (4) at event,           Features: Registration for ten (10) participants at
name recognition on event signage, name                         each event, logo recognition on website calendar
recognition on website calendar of events page                  of events with link to company website, name
with link to company website, verbal recognition at             recognition in promotional e-mails with link to
event, display table in registration area, opportunity          company website, name recognition in event
to distribute advertising specialty items and                   program, name recognition on event signage,
collateral materials at event.                                  display table in registration area, opportunity to
                                                                distribute advertising specialty items and collateral
Individual Luncheon Patron Sponsor ~ $500 per                   materials, verbal recognition at event, industry
event                                                           exclusivity.
Features: Registration/tickets for two (2) at event,
name recognition on event signage, name                         Individual Event Sponsor ~ $1,500
recognition on website calendar of events page                  Features: Registration for eight (8) participants at the
with link to company website, verbal recognition at             event, name recognition on website calendar of
event, shared display table in registration area,               events with link to company website, name
opportunity to distribute advertising specialty items           recognition in event program, name recognition on
and collateral materials at event.                              event signage, display table in registration area,
                                                                opportunity to distribute advertising specialty items
Restrictions: Non-competing within industry                     and collateral materials.
categories.


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Young Professionals Network (continued)
Restrictions: Non-competing with presenting and
series sponsors.
 For additional information, call Greg McNamara
  at 919.664.7082

Young Professionals Network E-Newsletter
The YPN e-newsletter is sent to YPN members
monthly. It includes information about upcoming
events, professional development topics and other
important information.


Sponsor ~ $200
Features: Name recognition with link to company
website in one e-newsletter.
 For additional information, call Greg McNamara
  at 919.664.7082




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PRINT SPONSORSHIPS

Printing sponsorships may be sold as cash or as an in-trade service.
Please call Evelynn Martin at 919.664.7032 for details and availability on all printing sponsorships.

Annual Meeting
SEPTEMBER 2011

Print Sponsor ~ $7,500
Features: Sixteen (16) reserved VIP seats during
program, two (2) reserved VIP tables for eight (8) at
reception, invitations for eight (8) to attend the
Chair’s Reception with Chamber leaders and
special guests, name recognition in Event Guide
and Registration, logo recognition in event program,
logo recognition on event signage, logo recognition
in event PowerPoint presentation, logo recognition
on all printed materials, logo recognition on website
calendar of events with link to company website.

Greater Raleigh Sports Council
Evening of Champions
MARCH 2, 2011

Print Sponsor ~ $7,500 (sold for 2011)
Features: Right to promote sponsor’s partnership with
the GRSC/event in sponsor’s own marketing
initiatives; table for eight (8) at event; opportunity to
serve on event steering committee; logo recognition
on brochure and invitation; name recognition in
Event Guide and Registration; logo recognition on
website calendar of events with link to company
website; logo recognition and half-page, four-color
ad in event program; logo recognition on table tent
card; logo recognition on event signage; logo
recognition in event PowerPoint presentation; verbal
recognition at event; logo recognition in post-event
thank-you ad.

Membership Plaque Insert
OCTOBER 2011

Print Sponsor ~ $1,000
Features: Logo recognition on more than 3,500
membership plaques distributed to all Chamber
members for the 2011/12 year.




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ONLINE SPONSORSHIPS

Chamber E-Newsletter                                        Online Voter’s Guide
Marketing messages containing program and event             FALL 2011
updates sent weekly to more than 3,500 members
                                                            Voter’s guide posted on the Chamber website
(20 percent open rate).
                                                            profiling candidates running for elected office in the
Sponsor ~ $500 per e-mail                                   fall of 2011 and detailing their positions on business
Features: Logo recognition, link to company website,        issues. Excellent exposure for those who would like
40-word marketing message.                                  extra visibility with members who stay politically
                                                            informed and active. Runs from September through
 For additional information, call Vernessa Roberts         mid-October.
  at 919.664.7080
                                                            Sponsor ~ $750
Online Campaign Website                                     Features: Logo recognition with link to company
                                                            website.
During the Chamber’s annual fundraising campaign,
we host a Campaign website, which contains                   For additional information, call Vernessa Roberts
information regarding top sales teams and                     at 919.664.7080
individuals, provides links to PDF files containing
Chamber information, and posts updates on weekly
                                                            Non-Rotating Banner Ad
tallies. More than 300 volunteers, staff and Chamber
leadership visit the website daily.                         Sponsor ~ $7,500 per year
                                                            Features: Logo recognition featured prominently on
Sponsor ~ $1,000
                                                            each page of the Chamber’s website. Limited to
Features: Logo recognition with link to company
                                                            four (4) sponsors.
website.
                                                             For additional information, call Vernessa Roberts
 For additional information, call Vernessa Robersts
                                                              at 919.664.7080
  at 919.664.7080

                                                            Rotating Banner Ad
Online Employment Opportunities
Listing with employer description and link to               Sponsor ~ $300 per month
employment opportunities information at company             (for a minimum of two months)
website. The purpose is to bring together employers         Features: Logo recognition rotates with other
with potential employees.                                   sponsors on the Chamber’s website. Limited to five
                                                            (5) sponsors.
Sponsor ~ $250 per month
(for a minimum of two months)                                For additional information, call Vernessa Roberts
Features: Logo recognition, link to sponsor                   at 919.664.7080
company’s employment opportunities or website,
60-word marketing message.
 For additional information, call Vernessa Roberts
  at 919.664.7080




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