BECOME A SPONSOR

 

The Animal Protection And Wellness Expo (APAW Expo) - an International In-Person Conference, would be honored to partner with you as a key sponsor this October.

Held annually, and celebrating our 23rd year, the APAW Expo unites legal, law enforcement, veterinary, shelter professionals and advocates all under one roof and has been recognized as the most innovative and educational animal welfare conference of the year.  

 

Become a sponsor TODAY!

SPONSORSHIP BENEFITS

 

BECOME A SPONSOR - WE NEED SPONSORS LIKE YOU

 

We are back LIVE and In-Person at the Hotel Avalon in Alpharetta, Georgia. Get your company or organization in front of key decision makers in the animal advocacy arena. Meet with potential customers at your booth in the exhibit hall and at your virtual booth online.

You get two booths for the price of one.  See virtual booth example here.

 

By partnering with the APAW Expo 2022 you get a direct, cost-effective way to reach key professionals in the animal welfare field. Attendees come from a variety of agencies including:

• Prosecutors, Civil Attorneys, Judges & Lawmakers

• Law Enforcement Officers

• Animal Control Officers, Department of Agriculture & Other Regulatory Inspectors

• Emergency Management and Municipal Managers

• Veterinarians, Vet Techs

• Equine Specialists

• Shelter and Rescue/Foster Professionals

• Animal Behaviorists and Dog Training Professionals

• Pet Industry Leaders

• Public Safety Professionals, Teachers, Realtors and Social Workers

• Domestic Violence, Child/Elder Protection, Violence Interceptors and Animal Welfare Advocates

• Victim’s Advocates,  Volunteers, Community Organizers, and Animal Lovers

• And many more!

Only with your support can we achieve our goal to provide the most innovative and educational animal welfare conference of the year. Your organization’s brand will be on all media that we share during the promotion of our event.

 

Our success is unmatched and continues to draw a large numbers of animal welfare professionals worldwide. If this is your market, don’t miss this unique opportunity to showcase your products & services! There are a limited number of sponsorships offered. Sign up now here.

 

 

Benefits of Sponsoring APAW Expo

 

  • Depending on your level of sponsorship, your organization’s visibility will     consistently be promoted during the days leading up to the event as well as throughout the event.
     

  • Exhibit to over  700+ attendees from both VetSouth and APAW Expo
     

  • Plus we will have a Virtual Exhibit Hall 

    which will open 24/7 from Sept. 1st thru Jan. 1, 2023.  This virtual exhibit hall is not only accessible to attendees, but anyone visiting the APAW Expo website.  
    Click here for sample booth.

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  • Expanded attendee base: We are partnering with the Georgia Veterinarian Medical Association/VetSouth so you also reach all of their attendees.  
     

  • A comprehensive and cutting-edge educational conference. View agenda here
     

  • Access to key decision makers in the animal welfare community (see above) and members of the Georgia Veterinarian Medical Association.

     

Dare to Care: Without your support, we cannot reach a

vital goal of awareness, education and networking.

Purchase an Exhibit Hall Booth also get a

Virtual Expo Booth, Two for the Price of One.

 

Each booth fee includes the following:

• Your choice of placement

•  6 ft. table and 2 chairs

• Sponsors receive a specified number APAW Expo tickets

• For just Exhibit Booths, 2 APAW Expo tickets

• A listing in the printed and online and downloadable Conference Program

• An ad in the printed online and downloadable Conference Program.

   (size of ad determined by sponsorship level)

• Each Virtual booth is custom built with the following features: (View sample booth here)

- Ability to present video and/or audio content

- Website links

- Social media links

- Contact information

- Sales/product materials to share with those visiting your booth

- Company logo, colors and a paragraph with your company description

 

See Sponsorship levels below for complete list of amenities per level.

 

All applications must be submitted, approved and paid before July 1, 2022 to be included in the virtual exhibit hall. All booth assets must be submitted by July 10, 2020. Booth space is limited, so reserve your space now!

Sponsorship Cancellation Policy

 

Sponsors canceling will forfeit 50% of their booth fee. All cancellations must be emailed to stephanie@apawexpo.org. To be official, a confirmation of the cancellation from APAW Expo must be received by the exhibitor. If confirmation is not received, please call Stephanie Neimiller at 678-429-7151.

 

Questions about sponsoring? Contact Stephanie at 678-429-7151 or by email at stephanie@apawexpo.org

Click the downloadable pdf to the left, to get all the information you need for becoming a sponsor or exhibitor.

 

Get your business or organization in front of these professionals and advocates Today!

WHAT SPONSORS, EXHIBITORS & ATTENDEES SAY ABOUT OUR CONFERENCE:

 

“The courses are so diverse and so interesting.  This is a must for all people involved in animal protection"

“Get ready to meet some the most important decision makers in the legal, veterinary, advocate and sheltering arenas.”

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2020 Attendees

By partnering with us as a key sponsor, your organization will have direct access to a growing international audience.  

 

Depending on your level of sponsorship, your organization’s visibility will consistently be promoted during the days leading up to the event.

 

Without your support, we would not be able to achieve our goal as the most innovative and educational animal welfare conference in the nation. Your organization’s brand will be promoted on all shared media.

SPONSORSHIP PACKAGES

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  • 10 x 10 exhibit area, premium location, 6 ft. table, 2 chairs

  • Logo on Swag Bag

  • Logo on name tag card

  • 4 stand-up banner locations - bring your own banners (we can print banners at cost if needed)

  • Logo in prominent spaces on website, event site, social media, header on event page, agenda, and on conference program

  • Full page ad on back of conference program

  • Virtual Exhibit Booth, Includes: 2 video spaces for company videos, pdf brochure downloads links, company description and place for product or organization photos

  • 2 minute video to talk about your business, product or organization, posted on home page of APAW Expo site

  • Logo on Virtual APAW Expo courses

  • :30 ad or video before each VIRTUAL course

  • 4 ads placed throughout website

  • 4 dedicated posts on social media

  • Solo social media promotion

  • Dedicated post on social media

  • 6 Free APAW Expo tickets ($1,050 value) 

PLATINUM Sponsor - $10,000

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GOLD Sponsor - $5,000

  • 10 x 10 exhibit area, premium location, 6 ft. table, 2 chairs

  • Logo on Swag Bag

  • 2 stand-up banner locations - bring your own banners (we can print banners at cost if needed)

  • Logo in prominent spaces on website, event site, social media, header on event page, agenda, and on conference program

  • Half page ad, inside front cover of conference program

  • Virtual Exhibit Booth, Includes: 2 video spaces for company videos, pdf brochure downloads links, company description and place for product or organization photos

  • 1 minute video to talk about your business, product or organization, posted on home page of APAW Expo site

  • Logo on Virtual APAW Expo courses

  • :15 ad or video before each VIRTUAL course

  • 3 ads placed throughout website

  • 3 dedicated posts on social media

  • 4 Free APAW Expo tickets ($700 value) 

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  • 6 ft. table, premium location, includes table, 2 chairs

  • Logo on Swag Bag

  • 1 stand-up banner locations - bring your own banners (we can print banners at cost if needed)

  • Logo in prominent spaces on website, event site, social media, header on event page, agenda, and on conference program

  • 1/4 page ad, inside of conference program

  • Virtual Exhibit Booth, Includes: 2 video spaces for company videos, pdf brochure downloads links, company description and place for product or organization photos

  • :30 second video to talk about your business, product or organization, posted on home page of APAW Expo 

  • Logo on Virtual APAW Expo courses

  • :15 ad or video before each VIRTUAL course

  • 2 ads placed throughout website

  • 2 dedicated posts on social media

  • 3 Free APAW Expo tickets ($525 value)

 

SILVER Sponsor - $2,500

  • 6 ft. table, premium location, includes table, 2 chairs

  • Logo on Swag Bag

  • Logo in prominent spaces on website, event site, social media, header on event page, agenda, and on conference program

  • Business card size ad, inside of conference program

  • Virtual Exhibit Booth, Includes: 2 video spaces for company videos, pdf brochure downloads links, company description and place for product or organization photos

  • :15 second video to talk about your business, product or organization, posted on home page of APAW Expo 

  • Logo on Virtual APAW Expo courses

  • 1 ads placed throughout website

  • 1 dedicated posts on social media

  • 2 Free APAW Expo tickets ($350 value)

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BRONZE Sponsor - $1,500

BRONZE Sponsor - $1,500

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Sponsor any professional(s) to attend the conference who otherwise cannot afford to attend. Budgets are tight for animal control officers, law enforcement and others in this field. Consider sending those who need it most. Donate any amount. $175 covers one scholarship for a 2-day registration. Multiple scholarship sponsorships welcomed and appreciated.

SCHOLARSHIP Sponsor - $175/ea