Sponsorship Opportunities

2018 Annual Conference Sponsorship Opportunities as of 9/1/18

Create positive publicity and heighten your visibility, differentiate yourself from competitors, be an association supporter, be recognized! FPTA conference sponsorship opportunities are tailored to help you attain your business objectives at the premier parking industry event in Florida. Sponsoring a conference event will position you in front of your target audience and demonstrates a commitment to the association.

Sponsorship entitles you to have your company name/logo listed in the conference directory, the Association Newsletter, the Association website, announced throughout the conference, and displayed on the sponsor boards.

VIP SPONSOR …………………………………….$7,500 (SOLD) – TRANSDEV
Grand Sponsor of the Thursday evening event “Be part of the roaring 20’s with the Great Gatsby, gambling & prohibition” – dress in your Gatsby digs! Photo Booth to capture the moment; Casino tables complete with pit boss; maybe even a little bourbon tasting. One thing – you have to have your SPECIAL CODE to get past the ‘man at the door’ and enter the digs. It will be so much fun and you will make a lot of new friends. Don’t forget to dress in your Gatsby finest – prizes for the best dressed!

Sponsorship includes one (1) exhibit booth which includes one full conference registration, one (1) additional full conference registration, sponsor recognition both verbally and with plaque/trophy and on boards, and an insert of your choice in the conference tote bags (giveaway, brochure) and the item below:

  • Gatsby Party & Poker Chips with Company Logo

PLATINUM SPONSOR ………………………………$ 5,000 

Sponsorship includes two (2) full conference registrations, sponsor recognition verbally at the party, plaque/trophy, boards, and an insert of your choice in the conference bags, plus choose one (1) of the following items:

  • Golf Tournament at the Players Course w/golf bag tag ( )
  • Cigar Roller at Gatsby Party ( )
  • Conference Tote Bags (SOLD) Tim Haahs
  • Lanyards/Name Pouch ( )
  • Hotel Room Key Card ( )
  • Fun Photo Booth at Gatsby party with company logo on each strip of photo’s for guests to keep ( )

DIAMOND SPONSOR ……………………………….$4,000

Includes two (2) full conference registrations, sponsor recognition verbally and with plaque/trophy and on boards, an insert of your choice in the conference bags (giveaway, brochure), plus your choice of one (1) of the following items:

  • Yeti Cup (SOLD) SP+
  • Refillable Junior Portfolio ( )
  • 6-pack Insulated Kooler Bag ( )
  • Blue Tooth Speaker ( )
  • Bourbon Tasting at Gatsby Party ( )

Gold Sponsor………………………………………..….. $3,000

Includes one (1) full conference registration, sponsor recognition with plaque/trophy and boards, an insert of your choice in the conference bags (giveaways, brochures), plus your choice of one (1) of the following:

  • Graphic Design/Printing Conference Materials (SOLD) ValetTicket
  • Toiletry Bag (SOLDAIMS 
  • Phone Power Bank ( )
  • Golf Goody Bag (loaded) ( )
  • Cooling Towel in Carabiner Case ( )
  • Thursday Sponsor/Exhibitor Recognition Luncheon (SOLD) WGI
  • Golf Beverage Cart & w/2 drink tickets pp ( )
  • Opening Reception One (1) Hour Beer & Wine in Exhibit Hall – Wednesday (SOLD) Parking Guidance
  • Closing Reception One (1) Hour Beer & Wine in Exhibit Hall – Thursday (SOLDPGAL
  • Golf Awards Luncheon ( )

SILVER SPONSOR……………………………………. $2,000
Includes one (1) full conference registration, sponsor recognition with plaque/trophy and boards, an insert of your choice in conference bags (giveaways, brochures), plus your choice of one (1) of the following:

  • Thursday Breakfast with Exhibitors w/coffee cup (SOLD) Kimley-Horn
  • Awards of Excellence Ceremony & Trophies (SOLD) Walter P. Moore
  • Carol Easterling Awards Presentation – Thursday-regional prize & Friday-grand prize winner ( )
  • Gatsby centerpieces at Thursday Event – Pearl Lit Martinis (SOLD) T2 Systems
  • Friday Closing Breakfast at Annual Meeting – Carol Easterling winner announced, booth winner announced,
    door prizes drawn  (SOLD) Walker Consultants

BRONZE SPONSOR…………………………………… $1,500
Includes sponsor recognition with plaque/trophy, an insert of your choice in conference bags (giveaways, brochures), plus your choice of
one (1) of the following:

  • Keynote Speaker/Presentation with firm introduction – choose day
    • Wednesday – ( )
    • Thursday – ( )
  • Portable Phone Charger ( )
  • Phone Pop Socket ( )
  • 4-in-1 Charging Cables ( )

FRIENDS OF FPTA ……………………………………. $1,000

Your choice of one of the following:

  • Thursday Lunch Dessert w/vendors in exhibit hall (SOLD) Desman
  • Graphic Design & Printing Drink Tickets (SOLD) Print Media
  • Educational Session/Presentation ( )
    • includes one speaker full conference registration & company introduction at presentations
    • 8 sessions available
    • email [email protected] w/preference
  • Golf Trophies / Prizes ( )

Golf Hole Sponsor …………………………………. $250/hole 

  • All holes eligible for sponsorship, 1 – 18 ( )
    • Specify which hole sponsoring: ___

All sponsorship fees must be paid in full by October 31, 2018 to ensure printed materials can be designed and available for the conference.

If fees are not paid by the due date, we will not be able to have your firm represented as a sponsor.

We sincerely appreciate your sponsorship! Payment should be made on-line during conference registration www.flapta.org or specify during registration that you will send a check and make payable to Florida Parking & Transportation Association, P.O. Box 18641, Tampa FL 33679

All questions on promotional items with sponsorships should be submitted to:
Tracie Saunders, FPTA Secretary

All other questions regarding sponsorships, please contact Marilyn Etheridge, Association Manager at 813-787-4509 or [email protected]