Sponsorship Opportunities

Would you or your business like to become more involved in the Ohio Beef Expo and gain valuable recognition? Become an Ohio Beef Expo Sponsor!

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General Sponsorships 
Arena Sponsor $5,000 
This sponsorship entitles your company to naming rights for Cooper Arena at the Ohio Beef Expo.Sponsorship includes promotion in all pre-event and post-event press releases and on the website, the opportunity to hang banners on the outside of Cooper Arena for the duration of the Ohio Beef Expo (company must supply banners), announcements during the day in all Expo buildings, logo on the website, and the opportunity to hand out materials during the Ohio Beef Expo. 

Breeds Barn Sponsor $2,500 
This sponsorship entitles your company to naming rights for the breeds barn at the Ohio Beef Expo.Sponsorship includes promotion in all pre-event and post-event press releases and on the website, the opportunity to hang banners on the outside of the breeds barn for the duration of the Ohio Beef Expo (company must supply banners), announcements during the day in all Expo buildings, logo on the website, and the opportunity to hand out materials during the Ohio Beef Expo. 

Expo Sponsor of the Day Thursday - $1,500, Friday - $3,000, Saturday - $3,000, Sunday - $1,500 
This sponsorship entitles your company to naming rights for a day(s) at the Ohio Beef Expo. Sponsorship includes promotion in all pre-event and post-event press releases and on the website, the opportunity to hang banners during your day (company must supply banners), announcements during the day in all Expo buildings and the opportunity to hand out materials on that day. 

Key to the Expo Sponsor $2,000 
This sponsorship includes company logo on all room keys at the Ohio Beef Expo headquarters hotel, Crowne Plaza North, and recognition in the Expo program. Expo Committee Apparel Two available at $2,500 Expo staff and volunteers are very visible before, during and after the event. This sponsorship will provide them with apparel that will identify them as Expo staff or volunteers and will carry your company logo. 

Thursday Night Social Event Two available at $2,500 
Sponsorship of the Thursday night social event includes signage displayed at event, promotion in pre-event and post-event materials, recognition at social event and opportunity to hand out materials during the social. 

Official Expo Vet $1,000 
Sponsorship of the official Expo Vet includes an announcement of vet sponsor at the start of each breed show and sale and during the junior show. The sponsorship also includes signage at the event and a listing in the Expo program. 

Ohio Beef Expo WiFi Service $1,500 
Sponsorship includes your company logo on signage throughout the event and in the program. Your company will also be recognized on the wireless service’s home page as people log in to the service. 

Trade Show Lunch $1,500 
Provide Trade Show exhibitors with a complimentary boxed lunch on Saturday of Expo. Sponsorship includes a label with logo on all lunches, signage at the event and listing in the Expo Program. 

Trade Show Breakfast $500 
Provide Trade Show exhibitors with a complimentary breakfast on Sunday of Expo. Sponsorship includes signage at the event, listing in the Expo Program and will be announced. 

Trade Show Hospitality Unlimited $250 each 
Unlimited $250 sponsorships are available for the hospitality area to be available to all Trade Show exhibitors. Sponsorship includes a recognition sign displayed in the hospitality area as well as a listing in the Expo Program and on the website. 

Concession Stand Cups $1,500 
Sponsorship includes placing your 16 oz and/or 32 oz cups in the Ohio Cattlemen’s Association food stand located between the sale rings in the Voinovich building. What better way is there to promote your company name or product than to have hundreds of attendees carry your cups around the grounds? Sponsorship includes cost of cups. 

Official Ohio Beef Expo Program Sponsor $1,500 
Sponsorship includes company logo and recognition on the program cover and on program stands throughout the Ohio Beef Expo. 

Ohio Beef Expo Mobile App $1,500 
Sponsorship includes logo on app home page, recognition in Expo program and marketing of app availability. 

Official Ohio Beef Expo Program Ads Cost $100 -1/4 page; $200 -1/2 page; $400 - full page 
Hundreds of Expo attendees will pick up an official Ohio Beef Expo Program during their visit to the show. With a circulation of 5,000, it is a great place to reach cattlemen with your message. 

Sale Ring Sponsorships Two available at $1,000 each 
Sponsorship of sale ring(s) includes an announcement of sale ring sponsor at the start of each breed sale and recognition on the sale schedule sign which hangs above the sale ring. The sponsorship also includes the opportunity to hang their company banner near the sponsored ring. Two $1,000 sponsorships are available, one for each sale ring. 

Genetic Pathway Sponsorships 
Genetic Pathway Social Hour $1,500 
Sponsorship includes signage and recognition during the social hour that will take place on Friday, March 17 and Saturday, March 18. Sponsor will also be listed in the Expo Program. 

Youth Activities Sponsorships 
Youth Day at the Expo Two available at $2,500 each or 1 available $5,000 
This sponsorship includes all youth educational events held on Saturday during the Ohio Beef Expo. Includes sponsorship of the judging contest, beef quality assurance training and lunch for judging contest participants. $2,500 sponsorship includes event signage, your company logo in all judging contest team photos and press release recognition and comments prior to lunch. $5,000 sponsorship includes all of the previously listed recognition plus their logo on all judging contest awards. All Youth Day sponsors will receive a banner ad on the Ohio Beef Expo website. 

Junior Show Sponsorships 
Exclusive Junior Showmanship Sponsor Two available at $2,500 each or 1 available $5,000 
This sponsorship includes titling opportunities throughout the Ohio Beef Expo Junior Showmanship competition. The $2,500 sponsorship includes event signage, your company logo in all Top 10 Showmanship winners backdrop photos and press release recognition. $5,000 sponsorship includes all of the previously listed recognition plus their logo on all showmanship Top 10 awards and participant gifts. All showmanship sponsors will receive a banner ad on the Ohio Beef Expo website. 

Top 5 Heifer Sponsor $1,500 
Sponsorship includes the opportunity to have a representative of the sponsor present during the selection of the Top Five Heifers and in their pictures. The Ohio Beef Expo will provide signage of the company’s logo for the pictures. Sponsorship also includes a link to the company’s website, a website banner advertisement on the Expo website and company name announced appropriately throughout the show. 

Top 5 Market Animal Sponsor $1,500 
Sponsorship includes the opportunity to have a representative of the sponsor present during the selection of the Top Five Market Animals and in their pictures. The Ohio Beef Expo will provide signage of the company’s logo for the pictures. Sponsorship also includes a link to the company’s website, a website banner advertisement on the Expo website and company name announced appropriately throughout the show. 

Junior Show Ring Sponsors Three available at $1,500 each 
Sponsor will have the naming rights to one of the rings (Steer, Heifer & Make-Up) during the event. They will have their name announced appropriately throughout the show. Sponsorship includes a free link to their company’s website and a free website banner advertisement on the Ohio Beef Expo website. 

Platinum Sponsors Unlimited available at $1,000 each 
Sponsor will have their name on the Platinum Sponsors sign displayed in Cooper Arena, and will have their name announced appropriately throughout the show. Platinum level sponsorship includes a free link to their company’s website and a free website banner advertisement on the Ohio Beef Expo website. 

Gold Sponsors Unlimited available at $500 each 
Sponsor will have their name on the Gold Sponsors sign displayed in Cooper Arena, and will have their name announced appropriately throughout the show. Gold level sponsorship includes a free link to their company’s website and a free website banner advertisement on the Ohio Beef Expo website. 

Silver Sponsors Unlimited available at $250 each 
Sponsor will have their name on the Silver Sponsors sign displayed in Cooper Arena, and will have their name announced appropriately throughout the show. 

Bronze Sponsors Unlimited available at $150 each 
Sponsor will have their name on the Bronze Sponsors sign displayed in Cooper Arena, and will have their name announced appropriately throughout the show. 

Class Sponsors Unlimited available at $100 each 
Class sponsors will have their name on the Class Sponsors sign displayed in Cooper Arena, and their name announced appropriately at the beginning of the class. 

Junior Show Back Numbers $1,000 
Sponsor will have their name and logo under printed back numbers that exhibitors will wear throughout Sunday’s Junior Show. 

Junior Show Welcome Party Two available at $500 each 
A total of two $500 sponsorships are available to cover the cost of pizza and pop for junior exhibitors at the conclusion of the junior show fitting demonstration on Friday, March 18. Sponsorship includes recognition on signage at the tables during the party. 

Junior Show Benefit Auction 
The Junior Show Committee will host an online auction on Breeders World. This is a great way to promote your farm or organization. All proceeds from the auction will benefit the Ohio Beef Expo Junior Show and Showmanship. If you would like to donate items for the online auction, call the OCA office at 614-873-6736. 

Junior Show Breed Sponsor 
Sponsor will have their name on the Breed Association Sponsors sign displayed in Cooper Arena, and will have their name announced appropriately throughout the show. Sponsorship is dependent on divisions within breed at $150 per division: $300 - Angus, Chianina and Hereford; $450 - Maine-Anjou and Simmental; $600 - Shorthorn Additional Junior Show Division Sponsors Sponsor will have their name on the signs displayed in Cooper Arena, and will have their name announced appropriately throughout the show. Sponsorship is dependent on divisions at $150 per division: $150 - Market Heifers; $300 - Crossbred; $450 - AOB
 


Sponsors

The Ohio Beef Expo would not be possible if not from the generosity of our many sponsors. 

Admission

Admission to the Ohio Beef Expo is FREE! Parking at the Ohio Expo Center is $5.00. Expo weekend parking passes are $14.00 each.

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