Sponsorship Opportunities

Increase your visibility by sponsoring one of our many Greater Syracuse Chamber of Commerce events and programs. Here is a brief description of each of the sponsorship opportunities available. Contact us at (315) 470-1870 or e-mail us at info@SyracuseChamber.com to get involved.

Annual Meeting
Business After Hours
Chamber Business Show
Clambake
Economic Champions Celebration
Economic Forecast Luncheon
Golf Outing
Government Relations Issues Conference
Legislative Staff Reception
Member Mixers
Membership Meetings
Newsletter Sponsorships

Annual Meeting/Business of the Year

The Chamber's Annual Dinner Meeting attracts over 800 attendees. This yearly dinner honors 4 businesses. The first award goes to a company with 50 or fewer employees. Other awards are presented to a company with over 50 employees, a community involvement award, a Non Profit Award, and a Special Award for Volunteer of the Year. New board members are welcomed and retiring Board members are recognized. Call 470-1870 for details.


Business After Hours

This business network mixer is held four to five times per year. The host company sponsors this event, at their business location, by providing food and beverages for approximately 100-150 attendees. This is a great chance to showcase your company and its facilities. The Chamber will promote the event in our newsletter, flyers, on web site and press releases. Call (315) 470-1870 for details.


Chamber Business Show

Attracting over 7,000 people, this is the largest trade show in New York State outside of New York City. This event has been sold-out for the last five years with 450 exhibitors. Many levels of sponsorship are available, with different benefit packages. Call (315) 470-1835 for details.


Clambake

This annual event takes place in August and draws over 1000 members. It is a great opportunity to network in a relaxed atmosphere. Call 470-1870 for details.


Economic Champions Celebration

A luncheon to celebrate the successes of Central New York businesses. Attended by 500-600 people. Call 470-1870 for details.

Economic Forecast Luncheon

This event, held in January, features speakers who give their perspective on the national economy. As a result of meeting with local business people from various sectors, a local forecast is also presented. Attendance averages between 500-600 people. Call 470-1870 for details.


Golf Outing

This yearly event draws over 225 avid golfers every June. A special dinner and awards ceremony follows the event (morning and afternoon tee times). Multiple sponsorship levels are available. Call (315) 470-1870 for details.


Government Relations Issues Conference

Sponsorships for this yearly event range from $200 up to several thousand dollars. Multiple sponsors underwrite costs of the conference such as guest speakers travel, lodging & food, hospitality and wine with dinner; event memento, and other out-of-pocket expenses. Sponsors are featured in the Chamber newsletter, registration information, signage provided by the Chamber, and an announcement at the Chamber Board and Government Relations Committee meetings. Sponsors also receive on free registration for the conference.


Legislative Staff Reception

This event is unique and is held in honor of staffs of local elected officials. Staffers and public officials attend free of charge. Sponsorship underwrites catering, decorations, and memento bearing the sponsor, MACNY and Chamber logos. Sponsor credit is given in the Chamber newsletter and on the reception invitations themselves. Sponsor guests attend free of charge. Cost of sponsorship is $500.


Member Mixers

Our quarterly member mixers are a great networking opportunity and are always lots of fun. Each event has a special theme, such as our Octoberfest mixer in October, and attendance is free to all members. Delicious foods and drink are served and the events feature some special entertainment and a mini-trade show. Attendance averages between 200-300 guests. Cost of sponsorship for one of our Member Mixers is $1000. Call 470-1870 for details.


Membership Meetings

Programs to present speakers featuring relevant topics to the community business. Cost of sponsorship is $1,500. In return, your company will gain the following benefits:

  1. Recognition of your company with your logo on the invitation
  2. A table to display your company’s products and/or services
  3. Opportunity for company representative to speak at podium
  4. Sign or banner displayed at event, if provided
  5. Mailing labels of attendees
  6. 5 complimentary tickets to event



Newsletter Sponsorships

You can deliver your message to literally thousands of local businessmen and women by placing an advertisement in the Greater Syracuse Chamber of Commerce newsletter - Chamber News – which is mailed to over 3,500 businesses each month. 1/4 page, 1/2 page and full page insertions are available; $250 for 1/4 page, $450 for 1/2 page and $795 for full page. Spot color is added at no charge. Discounts are given for a multiple month commitment. Call (315) 470-1832 for details or e-mail bmclean@SyracuseChamber.com.



Greater Syracuse Chamber of Commerce
572 South Salina St.  Syracuse, NY 13202-3320
Phone:(315) 470-1800   Fax:(315) 471-8545
Info@SyracuseChamber.com