Become a Sponsor

 

ICFJ's gala offers a great chance to meet some 600 media luminaries from leading U.S. and international news organizations.

Through exclusive sponsorship opportunities, companies gain high visibility in a variety of ways, from prominent roles on the podium to product placements. ICFJ works closely with sponsors to create long-lasting relationships.

If you are interested in sponsorship opportunities or purchasing an ad, please contact: Vjollca Shtylla, Vice President of Development at (202) 349-7604 or vshtylla@icfj.org

 

Leadership Circle- $50,000

In this top category, your company has a prominent role on the podium, front-row seating, exclusive photo-ops with honorees, and exclusive branding.

  • Introduction of a prestigious honoree from the podium
  • Prominent signage in ballroom and logo on center-stage screens
  • Seating with VIPs
  • Two tables with prime seating for 20 guests
  • Recognition as a leading sponsor from podium, in exclusive press release, social media campaigns and media-relations efforts
  • Custom backdrop banner with ICFJ and company logo for photo-ops
  • Distribution of branded materials to dinner guests
  • Premium, full-page color advertisement in dinner program
  • Prominent logo on promotional materials
  • Invitation to exclusive ICFJ events
  • Linked logo on ICFJ website

 

Cocktail Reception- $40,000

EXCLUSIVE OPPORTUNITY- Committed    

The kickoff event allows a sponsor to gain a high profile by showcasing its services and products, not to mention a specially branded cocktail and appetizers.

  • Recognition in remarks from podium
  • Major signage in reception hall
  • Prominent placement of branded materials
  • One table with prime seating for 10 guests
  • Signature cocktail drink named after sponsor
  • Photo-op with honorees
  • Full-page advertisement in dinner program
  • Logo on promotional materials
  • Acknowledgement in media-relations outreach
  • Linked logo on ICFJ website

 

Moonlight Reception- $35,000

EXCLUSIVE OPPORTUNITY

Guests congregate at this highly popular post-dinner gathering, where you have a chance to address the attendees and honorees. We offer special branding, live music, cocktails and a dessert buffet.

  • Recognition in remarks from podium
  • Major signage in reception hall
  • Prominent placement of branded materials
  • One table with prime seating for 10 guests
  • Signature cocktail drink named after sponsor
  • Photo-op with honorees
  • Full-page advertisement in dinner program
  • Logo on promotional materials
  • Acknowledgement in media-relations efforts
  • Linked logo on ICFJ website

 

Social Media Sponsor- $35,000

EXCLUSIVE OPPORTUNITY

Your brand will appear on screens with social media streams that actively engage guests throughout this event.

  • Full branding or name on screens throughout the venue
  • Recognition in remarks from podium and in promotional materials
  • One table with seating for 10 guests
  • Full-page advertisement in dinner program
  • Linked logo on ICFJ website

 

 

 

President's Circle- $30,000

This level receives premium seating and high visibility, from recognition from the podium to displays of logo on the two main screens in the ballroom.

  • Recognition in remarks from podium
  • Prime seating for 12 guests
  • Name or logo listed on special sponsor on-site signage
  • Full-page advertisement in dinner program
  • Name or logo on promotional materials
  • Acknowledgement in media-relations outreach
  • Linked logo on ICFJ website

 

 

Photo Auction- $25,000

EXCLUSIVE OPPORTUNITY

The sponsor's name and logo appears on prominent signage at the reception and on the podium for a photo auction that highlights breathtaking images by the world's best photojournalists.

  • Recognition in remarks from podium and in promotional materials
  • Logo or name on center-stage screens and auction signage
  • One table with seating for 10 guests
  • Full-page advertisement in dinner program
  • Centerpiece feature in dinner program
  • Logo on ICFJ’s auction website and promotional materials
  • Linked logo on ICFJ website

 

Platinum Sponsor- $20,000

  • One table with seating for 10 guests
  • Half-page advertisement in dinner program
  • Name or logo listed on promotional materials and on-site signage
  • Acknowledgment in media-relations outreach
  • Linked logo on ICFJ website

 

Gold Sponsor- $15,000

  • One table with seating for 10 guests
  • Quarter-page advertisement in dinner program
  • Name or logo listed on promotional materials and on-site signage
  • Acknowledgment on ICFJ website

 

Silver Sponsor- $10,000

  • Seating for seven guests
  • Name or logo listed on on promotional materials and on-site signage
  • Acknowledgment on ICFJ website

 

Individual Tickets

 

Dinner Program Ads

Promote your brand and show your support for ICFJ in the dinner program distributed to more than 600 guests.

  • Full-page: $3,000
  • Half-page: $1,500
  • Quarter-page: $1,000