Sponsorship and Advertisements


Build your brand and enhance your profile through a variety of tailored sponsorship and advertising packages.  We encourage you to speak with your account executive to create a custom package that will successfully accomplish your marketing objectives.  Please consider some of the below items and keep in mind, that discounts apply to package spax photosponsorships.

Please contact us to discuss arrangements for participation.


The ECB Conference Track Sponsor is the superior conference sponsorship.  This category offers premier recognition on our website. In addition, this sponsorship includes one full-page ad in the Official Show Directory, your company logo featured in onsite signage, and your banner ad featured on the conference registration page. This recognition also includes up to 10 VIP conference registrations.


BLOCK PARTY SPONSOR – $5,000 for One Day or $8,500 for Two Days

Party central will take place in and around YOUR BOOTH in the Expo Hall! ECBC will provide you with an in-booth appetizer to help drive attendance to your booth during our block party Thursday and/or Friday afternoon. In addition, sponsors receive 40 complimentary drink tickets to hand out to key customers! Benefits include company logo on the conference website and drink tickets, one full-page ad in the Official Show Directory, onsite and in booth signage, highlighting in the conference program, and four conference registrations. Confirm your two day sponsorship early enough and we will place a bar by your booth as well!



Morning breakfast sponsorship offers exclusive recognition during breakfast before the education tracks begin and in the conference program, logo on the Event website, and one complimentary VIP conference registration. If confirmed early enough, Coffee service takes place in or next to your booth!



COMPANIES $2000 per day (Two days available)

The food trucks are rolling in and you’re buying! Your company logo will be placed on our event website, on each luncheon ticket provided to each and every attendee and on site right in front
of each of our fresh, exciting food trucks in our ECBCafe. If you would like to provide napkins or drink cups, we are happy to have them distributed with the luncheon entrée of our attendees’ choice!



The ultimate traffic driver, in-booth events and prize giveaways will have attendees gathering about your booth. You create the event and we’ll promote it before and during the show on our event website, show directory, on-site signage and exhibit hall announcements.


LANYARDS – $3,000 — SOLD

Let the ECBC attendees advertise your brand while walking around the show! Sponsor will supply ECBC staff with 5,000 lanyards to be distributed to all attendees at registration.



One of the most highly visible sponsorships available because everyone loves a bag! With all of the printed brochures and materials being distributed on the show floor, your bag will come in handy for every attendee. Sponsor will supply ECBC with 5,000 bags to be distributed to all attendees at registration. (Cost of production not included).


AISLE SIGNS – $1,000

Would you like to make it easier for attendees to find you on the show floor? Purchase the Aisle Sign for the aisle or aisles where your booth is located on the show floor. Each aisle sign is $1000 – you supply your logo.


ONLINE REGISTRATION SPONSOR – $3,500 (exclusive)    – –   SOLD

Sponsor’s banner ad will appear on the registration page of the ECBC website and in all registration emails to attendees, including their badge confirmation email notices. Each attendee receives a minimum of three pre-event communications and will see your name!

Special Thanks to our Promotional Sponsor:


For more information on exhibiting or sponsorships contact Verne Packer or Lori Kisner.

Advertise in the 2017 ECBC Show Guide

Advertising in the Official Show Guide will increase your exposure both during and after the expo. Buyers refer to the Show Guide long after the event is over so making sure that you stay front and center is a good idea. More than 5,000 show guides will be printed and distributed at the event. Any show guides left over will be mailed to those who pre-registered but could not attend the event.




Space Closing 1/21/17
Deadline for Ads 1/29/17
Size Rates
Inside front Cover $2500
Back Cover  – SOLD $2500
Inside Back Cover $2500
Full Page $1500
1/2 Page $750
1/4 Page $375
Two-Page Spread $2500

Print Specifications:

Size Nonbleed
LIVE AREA (w x h)
Bleed (w x h)
Two-page spread 16 x 10 1/2 17 1/4 x 11 1/4
Full page 8 x 10 1/2 8 3/4 x 11 1/4
1/2 page horizontal 7 1/2 x 5
1/4 vertical 3.625 x 5


  • TRIM: 8 1/2″ x 11″
  • INK: CMYK, SWOP (280 max density)
  • LINE SCREEN: 133 lpi


  • PDF X-1A FILES (PREFERRED): All colors and continuous tone images must be converted to CMYK prior to creating PDF. Embed all fonts. DO NOT downsample. Set compression at JPEG-High Quality. Include 1/8” bleed, with crop marks offset by 12 pts.


  • ILLUSTRATOR: Convert all PMS colors to CMYK. Convert text to outlines. All continuous tone images placed in Illustrator should be 300 dpi and sized at 100%. Flatten transparency before creating PDF.


  • MARGINS/LIVE AREA: All text must be kept 1⁄4” from edge of trim on bleed ads.


  • Logos must be supplied as 300 dpi tiffs/jpegs or as Adobe Illustrator vector files with fonts outlined.

Failure to meet the above standards will result in additional cost and may cause unpredictable reproduction or delay publishing.  CLIENTS WILL BE NOTIFIED OF ANY PROBLEMS DETECTED IN THEIR FILES AND WILL BE GIVEN AN OPPORTUNITY TO SEND CORRECTED FILES OR INCUR CHARGES AT PREVAILING RATES.

For advertising information contact your account executive.

For more information on exhibiting, sponsorships or advertisements contact Verne Packer or Lori Kisner.

Verne Packer
Tel. (727) 480-3785

Lori Kisner
Director Sales & Marketing
Tel. (404) 556-1967