Description of Partnership Opportunities

Description of Partnership Opportunities

SIGNAGE
With thousands of visitors coming to the Jerome T. Osborne Athletic and Wellness Center, Britt Memorial Stadium, Slattery Field and other venues, event signage is the easiest way to promote your company to a captive audience. (Sponsor responsible for all signage production costs.)

Sideline signage
Static signs to be displayed at all Storm home sporting events, providing your company with constant exposure

Scorers Table signage
Best in-game positioning, allows your brand to be seen repeatedly in-person and on television broadcasts, local news sports coverage and conference-wide film exchange

Other signage opportunities
Bleacher/Balcony signage, Stadium Entrance, Scoreboard signage (when applicable)


PRINT
Show your support of Storm Athletics with an advertisement or target customers
with a special promotion or discount offer.

Game Day Programs

  • Full-page or half-page Color Cover advertisement in Football and Basketball Game Day
  • Program marketed to fans at all home games
  • Full-page, half-page, quarter-page B&W advertisements in Football
  • Game Day Program marketed to fans at all home games.
  • Logo placement on all other Storm Athletic team game programs

Pocket schedules
Prominent logo placement on Storm pocket schedules. Over 10,000  schedules are produced and distributed at businesses and various other locations throughout the Painesville/Mentor area.

Tickets
Print your logo and coupon/giveway on the back of individual game  tickets sold to each football and basketball home game.

Other print opportunities:
Team posters, Schedule magnets, Season ticket information


GAME SPONSORSHIP

  • Opportunity to conduct a  co-branded item giveaway
  • Company logo or other advertisement on gameday program
  • Opportunity to host a pre-game hospitality function
  • Tickets to game for employees or community partner of your company
  • Public address announcements and special in-game recognition
  • Opportunity to run a promotion during a time-out or halftime
  • Live on-air reads and mentions on radio and TV broadcasts
  • Produced on-air commercials on radio and TV broadcasts


BROADCAST

  • Download the Storm Radio Network Sponsorship Package Flyer
  • :10, :30, :60 commercial messages available on all radio and internet broadcasts of Storm football and basketball games
  • Opening and closing billboards on all broadcasts
  • Presenting Sponsor of the Lake Erie Storm Radio Network
  • Sponsor tag on the weekly “Storm Coaches Show” and promotions
  • Presenting sponsor of in-game features, including:
     – “Opening kickoff/tip brought to you by...”
     – “Starting lineups brought to you by...”
     – “Halftime stats brought to you by...”
     – Pre-game, halftime or post-game show presenting sponsor.
  • Opportunity for commercial messages for TV broadcasts of Storm Football and Basketball Games


WEBSITE
Connect with students, facuty, staff, alumni and visitors easily online

  • Logo identification in the  Corporate Partners section of www.LakeErieStorm.com  with a link to homepage of your choice
  • Feature sponsorship on Storm Athletics homepage (i.e. Athlete of the Week)
  • In-game live statistical advertising
  • Preferred partner listing in visitors guide and on-line visitors guide site

ON-SITE

  • In-game/Intermission Promotions
     – Provides your company a great venue to showcase your product and offer great prizes to your customers and fans
  • Tabling at home games to distribute fliers, newsletters, coupons, giveaway items and  other promotional material
  • Public address and scoreboard announcements (when applicable)
  • Point of purchase promotion, product sampling or displays

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Download the Partnership Program Brochure (PDF) - UPDATED for 2012-13