2014 LAWN CARE SUMMIT — January 27 – 29, 2014 — Nashville, TN

PLANET and the National Pest Management Association (NPMA) will once again partner to host an unparalleled learning opportunity for approximately 250 lawn care professionals — the Lawn Care Summit, a national forum on current trends and future developments in lawn care. This summit is for anyone new to the lawn care industry, those considering entering the field, and those who are seasoned marketplace veterans.

The Lawn Care Summit offers a unique opportunity to target this segment of the industry in a focused environment. Don’t stay in the dark. Make sure the lawn care industry knows who you are and what you have to offer — secure your company’s sponsorship today.

Platinum Sponsorship (EXCLUSIVE ) — $15,000

  • Complimentary Networking Lounge Sponsorship (see benefits listed below; $5,000 value)
  • Introduction and three minutes speaking time at the beginning of the Opening General Session/Keynote address
  • Recognition in the online event brochure and on PLANET’s and NPMA’s Web sites
  • Opportunity to distribute company literature and a giveaway to each attendee at the Opening General Session
  • Logo on signage at the Opening General Session
  • Logo on signage at the conference registration area
  • Recognition as the Lawn Care Summit Welcome Reception Sponsor:
    • Complimentary drink ticket imprinted with sponsor name will be distributed to attendees
    • Logo on signage at the Welcome Reception
    • Opportunity to distribute company literature and/or a giveaway to attendees at the Welcome Reception
    • Opportunity to brand the Welcome Reception by distributing custom-printed reception-related items, such as cocktail napkins and cups/wine glasses
  • Recognition as the Platinum Sponsor on the educational materials that are distributed to each attendee
  • Recognition as the Platinum Sponsor in all printed, electronic and web-based promotions for the event
  • Three complimentary registrations to the Lawn Care Summit

Gold Sponsorship (EXCLUSIVE) — $10,000

  • Complimentary Networking Lounge Sponsorship (see benefits listed below; $5,000 value)
  • Introduction and three minutes speaking time at the beginning of the Second General Session on the second day
  • Opportunity to distribute company literature and a giveaway to each attendee at the Second General Session
  • Logo on signage at the Second General Session
  • Logo on signage at the conference registration area
  • Recognition as the Gold Sponsor on the educational materials that are distributed to each attendee
  • Recognition as the Gold Sponsor in all printed, electronic and web-based promotions for the event
  • Two complimentary registrations to the conference

Silver Sponsorship (EXCLUSIVE) — $7,500

  • Complimentary Networking Lounge Sponsorship (see benefits listed below; $5,000 value)
  • Logo printed on lanyards that will be distributed to each attendee at the conference registration area.
  • Recognition as the Silver Sponsor on the educational materials that are distributed to each attendee.
  • Recognition as the Silver Sponsor in the online brochure, in press releases, and on PLANET and NPMA’s Web sites.
  • One complimentary registration to the conference

Networking Lounge Sponsorships (MULTIPLE AVAILABLE, SPACE IS LIMITED) — $5,000 each

  • Networking Lounge Space for the sole purpose of networking and displaying/ demonstrating products and/or services
    • The Networking Lounges will be open at scheduled times during the conference; food and beverages served during these times will be centrally located to encourage attendees to visit all Networking Lounges.
    • Opportunity to serve additional food/beverage and set up the lounge space to meet the sponsor’s needs (i.e. special furniture, audio/visual equipment, Internet access, etc.); the sponsor is responsible for the costs associated.
  • Two minutes speaking time at the Luncheon & Product Showcase to share with the attendees valuable information about the sponsor’s products/services that support the lawn care industry
  • One complimentary registration to the conference
  • Excel file of attendees for direct mail purposes