GREEN INDUSTRY GREAT ESCAPE
February 27 – March 1, 2014
Grand Californian Hotel
Anaheim, CA

 

This three day event focuses on business education for green industry company owners and high-level executives in an upscale atmosphere where they can also relax, recharge, and network with peers. This is an opportunity to get the attention of the most elite group of green industry decision makers as well as PLANET's leadership, in an intimate setting. Sponsorships at the Green Industry Great Escape align your company with top-notch education and provide PLANET's members with the business tools and networking opportunities they need to succeed. Approximately 200-250 people attend this event annually.

The 2013 Green Industry Great Escape promises to be a spectacular event! Held at the brand new Cosmopolitan hotel, located along Las Vegas' famous strip, attendees will revel in the amazing views of the Las Vegas skyline and enjoy entertainment options galore. Las Vegas events for PLANET are consistently some of our highest attended events!

All Green Industry Great Escape Sponsors will receive:
  • Recognition in the promotional event brochure
  • Promotion on the Green Industry Great Escape page on PLANET's Web site
  • An Excel file of attendees for direct mail purposes
Platinum, Gold & Silver sponsors also receive:
  • Recognition In PLANET News and Lawn & Landscape magazine event promotions
  • Logo and hyperlink to web site In multiple blast email promotions
  • Logo and recognition In PLANET press releases that are distributed to industry trade press
  • Logo on the main event banner
  • NEW! Opportunity to purchase any giveaway sponsorship (listed below) at 20% off listed prices

Platinum Sponsorship (EXCLUSIVE) — $25,000

 



  • All benefits listed in BLUE BOX, PLUS
  • Introduction and one minute speaking time at keynote session
  • Opportunity to distribute company materials or a giveaway item at PLANET's registration area or at the keynote session (sponsor provides giveaway)
  • Opportunity to display one piece of equipment near PLANET's registration area or inside the room during the keynote session
  • Logo on signage at Thursday's keynote session (PLANET provides an easel sign for the entrance into the session room)
  • Opportunity to display freestanding, retractable banners or a wall banner at keynote session
  • Recognition as the Platinum Sponsor on the cover of the promotional event brochure
  • Logo recognition in display advertisement in PLANET News magazine (ad is also sent to other green industry publications for possible placement)
  • Recognition in any additional marketing materials that promote the conference
  • Five Complimentary registrations to the Green Industry Great Escape

Gold Sponsorship (EXCLUSIVE) — $15,000

 

  • All benefits listed in BLUE BOX, PLUS
  • Introduction and one minute speaking time at Friday's general session
  • Opportunity to distribute company materials or a giveaway at Friday's general session
  • Logo on signage at Friday's general session (PLANET provides an easel sign for the entrance into the session room)
  • Opportunity to display freestanding, retractable banners or a wall banner at Friday's general session
  • Three complimentary registrations to the Green Industry Great Escape

Silver Sponsorship (EXLUSIVE) — $10,000

 

  • ALL benefits listed in BLUE BOX, PLUS
  • Introduction and one minute speaking time at Saturday's general session
  • Opportunity to distribute company materials or a giveaway at Saturday's general session
  • Logo on signage at Saturday's general session
  • Opportunity to display freestanding, retractable banners or a wall banner at Saturday's general session
  • Two complimentary registrations to the Green Industry Great Escape

Welcome Reception Sponsorship — (EXCLUSIVE) — $10,000

 

As the kickoff event to the Green Industry Great Escape, this reception is well attended each year. This opportunity allows you to meet and greet the attendees and continue building relationships with them while you network throughout the conference. Attendees will enjoy heavy hors d'oeuvres and a hosted bar.

  • ALL benefits listed in GREEN BOX, plus:
  • Opportunity to distribute a giveaway to attendees at the reception
  • Opportunity to distribute custom-printed reception-related items, such as cocktail napkins and cups (sponsor provides items)
  • Logo on signage at reception site
  • Opportunity to display freestanding, retractable banners at the reception site

Bag Sponsorship — (EXCLUSIVE) — $7,500

 

Success is in the bag when your company takes advantage of this exclusive sponsorship opportunity. This giveaway — filled with your company literature — will be toted around by attendees as they mix and mingle during their stay.

Portfolio Sponsorship — (EXCLUSIVE) — $7,500

 

Make a statement and put your logo on this portfolio that will accompany attendees to meetings and important industry events for many years to come.

Breakfast & Refreshments Sponsorships (THREE AVAILABLE) — $5,000

 

Take advantage of what many consider to be the most important meal of the day - breakfast. During these popular events, attendees network to enhance their educational experience. Refreshments will be served, during our educational sessions, to quench attendees thirst for new information. The sponsor is encouraged to participate. Once their minds are rested and their hunger is satisfied, they'll be able to focus on YOUR brand.

Networking Reception Sponsorship (THREE AVAILABLE) — $5,000

 

At this event, lawn and landscape professionals will have the opportunity to discuss what they learned in the day's educational sessions and continue networking to expand their circle of support in the green industry.

 

Hospitality Suite (EXCLUSIVE) -- $3,000

 

GIGE attendees are invited to relax and unwind in the PLANET Hospitality Suite where they can enjoy a hosted bar and light snacks. PLANET members and leadership look forward to these popular receptions and schedule them into their evening plans.

Lanyard Sponsorship — (EXCLUSIVE) — $5,000

 

Attendees will want a lanyard to display their badges as they network. Have your logo front and center as new business relationships are formed.

T-Shirt Sponsorship — (EXCLUSIVE) — $5,000

 

Make a fashion statement and add a your own twist to this cool giveaway that attendees will wear during their stay.

Pen Sponsorship — (EXCLUSIVE) — $5,000

 

Put your logo and Web site address on this needed giveaway, which all attendees will use during the conference and after.

Hotel Key Card Sponsorship — (EXCLUSIVE) — $2,500

 

Put your marketing message in front of GIGE attendees who stay in PLANET's reserved rooms at the Cosmopolitan. They will be reminded of your company each time they enter their rooms throughout the week.