Sponsorship Opportunities

For a complete list of promotional opportunities and pricing please Jon.McLoughlin@EmeraldX.com | 646-668-3746

Connect Over Coffee Supply coffee during conference breaks. Pre-show marketing will be provided to promote your official sponsorship! Contact Jon McLoughlin for pricing
HOW Connection Make the perfect first impression. Kick the conference off by connecting with attendees. HOW Connection brings attendees together with a collaborative ice-breaker that helps forge connections early on. Contact Jon McLoughlin for pricing
Exhibit Hall Opening Put your company in the spotlight by sponsoring the Exhibit Hall Opening ! This sponsorship is loaded with branding opportunities, including pre-show and digital marketing promotions! Brainstorm with us to think of fun, engaging ways to interact with attendees! Contact Jon McLoughlin for pricing
Networking Happy Hour One of the primary benefits of attending a conference like HOW is the people you will meet. Connect with your conference buddies – new and old – and have a great time doing it. Contact Jon McLoughlin (Jon. McLoughlin@Emeraldexpo.com) to brainstorm ways to customize this opportunity for your company. Contact Jon McLoughlin for pricing
HOW Party Making a lasting impression on attendees by sponsoring the HOW Party. This theme-based bash is a topic of conversation among attendees all year long! Work with HOW’s team to plan the party of the year! Contact Jon McLoughlin for pricing
Virtual Swag Bag Get your product sample or promotional piece into the hands of HOW attendees via the HOW Design Live virtual swag bag. Contact Jon McLoughlin for pricing
Job Board Sponsor the job board and help attendees find their next opportunity and help companies find new talent. Contact Jon McLoughlin for pricing
Session Sponsorship This highly visible sponsorship gives you the opportunity to dazzle the industry’s most influential graphic design professionals. As a sponsor, you can run your 30 -60 second video/commercial before a select session(s). In addition, you can provide a slide with your company branding that will rotatejust prior to session start. Contact Jon McLoughlin for pricing
Track sponsorship Target the conference attendees that align most closely with your brand by sponsoring the conference session of your choice.TRACKS INCLUDE:Design + Creativity, Career + Talent,UX/UI,Leadership,Branding + Packaging by DIELINE,Marketing + Branding DELIVERABLES INCLUDE: Lead capture at sessions,Pre-session video and Branding online. Contact Jon McLoughlin for pricing
Tools & Resources Conference Session Resources Conference SessionThis is an opportunity to establish your company as a leader in the design industry and speak directly to attendees by having your very own conference session! Session topic to be approved by HOW Staff. Hurry – these sessions are limited Contact Jon McLoughlin for pricing
Breakout or Keynote Video Conference Sponsorship This highly visible sponsorship gives you the opportunity to dazzle the industry’s most influential graphic design professionals as your 30-60 second video/commercial will run before a select session and will be approved by the HOW Program Team. Contact Jon McLoughlin for pricing
Stock Photo Expo The Stock Photo Expo provides an opportunity for you to meet attendees who have the authority to purchase stock images. Includes 1 social media post on @HOWEvents Twitter. Contact Jon McLoughlin for pricing
Virtual Booth Packages
Standard booth $2,500
Enhanced booth $3,750
Featured booth $5,500
Upgrade Speaking Sponsorships – Only available as add-on to featured booth package.
Supporting Sponsor $7,500
Associate Sponsor $10,000
Premier Sponsor $20,000
Digital Session Series Participation in HOW Design Online digital sessions offers sponsors a unique opportunity to engage with a targeted segment of the design community to demonstrate thought leadership, industry insight, and to promote products and/or services. Digital session sponsors are sent all leads from live and on-demand digital session viewing. Contact Jon McLoughlin for pricing
HOW Design Redefined With our new web publication,HOW Design, Redefined, we’re taking the best of HOW Design Live—the incredible speakers, the inspiring work, the best tools and design solutions, the sense of true community—and we’re bringing it to our audience year-round
Ezine Ad $2,500 Premium Interactive Ad
Article $3,500 Designers/Marketers in Action—Article $3,500 First-Hand Accounts—Thought Leadership Byline Article
Dedicated evite $2,500 Dedicated Evite
White Paper Lead Generation Campaign Reach our digital audience and have them download your latest white paper through our lead generation program. Our team will work with you to match your content to the right audience. Your white paper will be promoted as sponsored content in our ezine, a homepage highlight on www.howdesignlive.com (1 month) and two mentions on social media during the month (Facebook, Twitter, and LinkedIn). This gated content will collect email addresses and all leads will be provided to the sponsor at the end of the campaign. $5000
Banner Ad on Website Place your brand on the HOW Design Live homepage for maximum visibility while attendees are reviewing conference details, planning their trip, and registering for the show. One-month banner ad on the HOW Design Live website, first come, first-served positioning. $1,500 Leaderboard
$1,000 300 x 250
Content Marketing Post on Website Your Content Post will appear on the HOW Design Live web site home page for up to one week and then appear on the “Blog” section of the web site. $1200
Video on Website Your video will appear on the HOW Design Live web site home page for up to one week. Then it will appear on the Photos & Video page. $1200
Website Wallpaper Take over Place your company branding along both sides of the HOW home page for the month of your choice. This opportunity provides maximum brand awareness/visibility leading up to the show during the critical months that attendees are on the HOW website $6,500/month