Your Invitation to Sponsor
The Golden Crown Literary Society
2017 Annual Conference
Location: Chicago, IL
Venue: Crowne Plaza O'Hare
Dates: July 5-9, 2017
Contact: Mary Phillips, Executive Director at firstname.lastname@example.org
The Golden Crown Literary Society invites you to sponsor the 2017 Annual Conference and Awards Ceremony (the Goldies). This event brings together more than 400 authors, publishers, readers, and supporters of LGBTQ literary arts. Please join us!
Smart Reasons to Sponsor the GCLS Conference
- Elevate your profile and visibility at the nation's premier lesbian literary event.
- Support efforts to strengthen lesbian literary talents and expand reader audiences across cultures, races, colors, sizes, ages, abilities, and more.
- Invest in collaborative workshops, master classes, and "Author Spotlights" promoting creative expression by and for our community.
- Celebrate social, political advances, and the rich tradition of literary arts of the LGBTQ community in "The Second City."
- Tap into GCLS's growing and active online community, including 600+ members and thousands of supporters.
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The following is a list of benefits received from the GCLS as recognition of the generosity of our sponsors. We do not take sponsorships for granted, and we will work with each and every sponsor to ensure you receive the recognition associated with your sponsorship. (Note: Special sponsorships, customized in consultation with GCLS, are available at the Gold or higher levels.)
Marquis Sponsors ($10,000+)
- Logo with link in the footer of our website for one year, listing you as a Marquis Sponsor
- Logo with link on our "Our Sponsors" page on our website listing you as a Marquis Sponsor
- Listing as a Marquis Sponsor in our Conference program AND the Awards program
- One Full page color ad in the Conference program AND one full page in the Awards program
- Sponsor provided signage for the specific function or event being sponsored
- Logo on Conference Sponsors signage in Conference foyer as a Marquis Sponsor
- Two free vendor tables and two vendor passes to the conference
- Two full access passes to the Conference
- Two additional passes to Awards Night
Emerald Sponsors ($5,000 - $9,999)
- Logo with link on footer of our website as an Emerald Sponsor for one year
- Logo with link on "Our Sponsors" page on our website as an Emerald Sponsor
- Name listed as an Emerald Sponsor in Conference program AND Awards program
- Full page color ad in the Conference program
- Name and logo on signage for function or event being sponsored
- Logo on Conference Sponsors signage in Conference foyer as an Emerald Sponsor
- Two free vendor tables and two free vendor passes
- One full access pass to the Conference
Gold Sponsors ($1,000 - $4,999)
- Logo with link on "Our Sponsors" page on our website as a Gold Sponsor
- Name listed as Gold Sponsor in Conference program AND Awards program
- Half page ad in the Conference program
- Company/personal name and logo on conference sponsor signage
- Company/personal name on sponsored event signage
- Up to two free vendor tables and two free vendor passes
Silver Sponsors ($250 - $999)
- Logo and link on "Our Sponsors" page on our website as a Silver Sponsor
- Company/personal name listed as a Silver Sponsor in Conference program AND Awards program
- Company/personal name with logo on Conference sponsor signage
- Company/personal name with logo on sponsored event signage