Be A Supporter of BevCon….

 

Focused on quality not quantity, BevCon™ thoughtfully recruits and reviews the invaluable Underwriters who make the event possible.  With limited opportunities for underwriting, those who do become Underwriters receive highly targeted marketing and exposure.

BevCon™ covers the key components of the beverage industry including: operations, beverage making, craft-minded products, new and cutting edge topics and idea in the wine, spirits, and beer industries along with some non-alcoholic trends and products. If your company vision aligns with the mission of BevCon and you are interested in becoming an Underwriter and want to learn more about the event, contact Angel Postell at info@bevconchs.com or 843-557-4077.

Download the 2017 Underwriter Opportunities packet.

Opportunities include:

Overall Event Underwriter, $20,000

(limited to three underwriters) (1 remaining)

As an Overall Event Underwriter you receive premier placement in all BevCon™ marketing.  Limited to a maximum of three Underwriters at this level, your company will be recognized as a major partner of the event.  This financial support shows you are committed to elevating the beverage industry and believe in the focus and mission of the event.

In exchange for the support, underwriters will receive:

  • Customized space at host hotel for attendees to experience your company first hand
  • Premier logo and link on website home page and under underwriter section
  • Logo on advance marketing piece(s) promoting the event
  • Logo on ticketing page
  • Logo on email campaigns with link
  • Full page color ad in official program
  • Logo in official program
  • Logo on TV monitors during Learning Sessions
  • Logo on signage at host hotel
  • Logo on event attendee badges
  • Social media plug(s) on support
  • Opportunity to put item in attendee/VIP bags (must provide the products)
  • Opportunity to have product placement at BevCon (must provide the products)
  • Part of Official Opening and Closing Sessions welcome remarks
  • Four badges for BevCon Charleston ($2,200+ value)
  • Four passes to attend invite-only VIP Party

Learning Experiences Underwriter, $10,000

(limited to one underwriter) SPONSORED

  • Exclusive logo and link on website event page for Learning Sessions and logo on underwriter page
  • Exclusive logo on event brochure under Learning Sessions
  • Full page color ad in official program
  • Logo in official program
  • Logo on TV monitors during Learning Sessions
  • Exclusive logo on signage for each Learning Sessions
  • Logo on handouts/tasting mats, etc. at Learning Sessions
  • Opportunity to welcome attendees at each learning sessions, introduce presenters
  • Opportunity to put item in attendee/VIP bags (must provide the products)
  • Opportunity to have product placement/signage at Learning Sessions (must provide the products)
  • Social media plug on support
  • Two badges for BevCon Charleston ($1,100+ value)
  • Two passes to attend invite-only VIP Party

Parties and Event Underwriter, $7,500 each (Bar/Restaurant Pop-Ups and Happy Hours (SPONSORED), Welcome Party (SPONSORED) Or closing party)

(limited to one underwriter per event)

  • Logo and link on website event page for the specific event and logo on underwriter page
  • Logo on event brochure under specific event
  • Logo on signage for specific event
  • Brand incorporated in specific event
  • Full page color ad in official program
  • Logo in official program
  • Logo on TV monitors during Learning Sessions
  • Opportunity to welcome attendees at specific event
  • Opportunity to have product placement at specific event (must provide the products)
  • Social media plug on support
  • Opportunity to put item in attendee/VIP bags (must provide the products)
  • Two badges for BevCon Charleston ($1,100+ value)
  • Six tickets to the specific event/party sponsored
  • Two passes to attend invite-only VIP Party

NEW: Signature tasting event underwriter, $10,000

(limited to one underwriter per event)

  • Logo and link on website event page for the Tasting Event and logo on underwriter page
  • Logo on event brochure under Tasting Event
  • Logo on signage for Tasting Event
  • Logo on glassware for Tasting Event
  • Brand incorporated in Tasting Event
  • Full page color ad in official program
  • Logo in official program
  • Logo on TV monitors during Learning Sessions
  • Opportunity to welcome attendees at Tasting Event
  • Opportunity to have product placement at Tasting Event (must provide the products)
  • Opportunity to put item in attendee/VIP bags (must provide the products)
  • Social media plug on support
  • Two badges for BevCon Charleston ($1,100+ value)
  • Ten tickets to the tasting event
  • Two passes to attend invite-only VIP Party

NEW: OFFICIAL ONSITE FEATURED BAR UNDERWRITER, $10,000

 (limited to one underwriter) (not available for a specific beverage product/brand)

Located in the hub of hotel during the Learning Sessions, this bar will be open to all attendees throughout the daily activities of the event.  Rotating sommeliers, bartenders, beverage makers, etc. will be featured at the bar throughout the days with high traffic during breaks between each learning session.  Attendees looking for a quick sip and some great conversation will stop by throughout the day.

  • Logo and link on website event page for Onsite Bar and logo on underwriter page
  • Logo on event brochure under Onsite Bar promotions
  • Logo on signage for Onsite Bar
  • Brand incorporated in Onsite Bar
  • Full page color ad in official program
  • Logo in official program
  • Logo on TV monitors during Learning Sessions
  • Opportunity to have product placement at event (must provide the products)
  • Opportunity to put item in attendee/VIP bags (must provide the products)
  • Social media plug on support
  • Two badges for BevCon Charleston ($1,100+ value)
  • Two passes to attend invite-only VIP Party

Bar/Restaurant Pop-Up or happy Hour Host underwriter or brand underwriter, $500 each

New: For 2017, there will be a select group of pop-up events (formally called Bar Takeovers). This year the host will be an underwriter, along with a paired beverage brand. Together, they will curate an exciting event.

  • Official stop for one of the select bar/restaurant pop-off event during BevCon™
  • Matched up with a national beverage personalities (would prefer locations have a bartender, winemaker, and a brewer) to host a special pop-up event at restaurant or bar
  • Promoted in a press release to promote the event to the public
  • Logo and link on website under event page
  • Logo in official program
  • Logo on TV monitors during Learning Sessions
  • Social media plug on support
  • Two passes to attend invite-only VIP Party

 


NEW: Lanyard, Attendee bag (Sponsored), Coffee mugs underwriters, $3,000 each

 (limited to one underwriter per item) 

  • Logo and link on website on underwriter page
  • Logo on sponsored item
  • Logo on event brochure under partners
  • Logo on partner signage onsite
  • 1/2 page color ad in official program
  • Logo in official program
  • Logo on TV monitors during Learning Sessions
  • Opportunity to put item in attendee/VIP bags (must provide the products)
  • Social media plug on support
  • One badge for BevCon Charleston ($550+ value)
  • Two passes to attend invite-only VIP Party

FRIENDS OF BEVCON CHARLESTON, $2,000 (VIP Attendee Option)

  • Logo and link on website under underwriter page
  • Listed on event brochure under partners
  • Logo on partner signage onsite
  • Logo in official program
  • Logo on TV monitors during Learning Sessions
  • Special VIP retail item
  • Listed as a Friend on badge
  • Social media plug on support
  • One badge for BevCon Charleston ($550+ value)
  • Two passes to attend invite-only VIP Party

 

SUPPORTER OF BEVCON (Trade Partners)

  •  Company name listed on website under underwriter page
  • Listed on event brochure under partners
  • Listed on signage for partners
  • Invite to VIP Party
  • Depending on value of donation, would receive other negotiated items