[ October 8–11, 2019    McCormick Place    Chicago, IL USA ]


PROCESS EXPO 2019 Sponsorship Opportunities

Sponsorships can increase the number of booth visits by as much as 104%!*

*Center for Exhibition Industry Research (CEIR)

Showcase [it]. Highlight [it]. [Profit].

Multiple levels of participation are available in the PROCESS EXPO 2019 Sponsorship Program.

Cover picture of PROCESS EXPO 2019 sponsorship brochurePROCESS EXPO has a variety of sponsorship options for any size company or budget to help exhibitors increase their exposure and booth presence. Reach more attendees with any of the following marketing collateral, educational, promotional or database sponsorship opportunities. When you're ready, contact Alaina Herrera at aherrera@fpsa.org.

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Sponsorship Benefits


includes one Tier 1 and three Tier 2 opportunities


includes three Tier 2 opportunities


includes two Tier 2 opportunities


Required Sponsorship Spend $21,000 + $13,000 $20,999 $8,001 – $12,999 $1,500 – $8,000

Tier 1 Sponsor Items See options below


 Tier 2 Sponsor Items See options below


 Tier 3 Sponsor Items

Sponsor may provide their own 90-second video to post on the PE19 YouTube channel
STOP sign next to booth (STOP for Diamond Sponsor)
Five promoted updates on PE social media channels
Featured exhibitor in PE19 Show E-Daily
Banner ad on PE site
Prominent placement of company logo on PE site
Prominent placement of company logo on sponsor signage
Featured exhibitor in PE attendee
Company logo included in registration confirmation
Exhibitor Spotlight blog post on PE site
Featured listing: Online Exhibitor Search
Company logo on PE site
Recognition on sponsorship signage
Recognition in Official Show Guide
Recognition in PE19 Show E-Daily

Tier 1 Opportunities

FPSA Members Only (Diamond-Level Exclusives)

Official Show Bag — SOLD!
Company logo will be prominently displayed on the official show bag and offered to all show guests at registration.
Investment: $22,000

Official Show Lanyard — SOLD!
Company name will be displayed on this badge strap supplied to all attendees and exhibitors along with their credentials.
Investment: $22,000

WiFi Sponsor
Get everyone connected! Splash your company's brand across the devices of anyone who accesses the show WiFi, which will be available for the duration of the show.
Investment: $22,000

PROCESS EXPO 2019 Mobile App — SOLD!
The free and easy-to-download show app puts all event details in the palm of everyone's hand. You provide artwork for the secondary opening splash page and get a watermark logo on the “My Schedule” section.

Grand Concourse Stairs — SOLD!
Make a powerful first impression by designing the 18 steps in the Grand Concourse lobby. Your customized artwork on the 18 steps will be visible to all PE19 and McCormick Place guests.

Tier 2 Opportunities

A la carte pricing listed. Diamond and Platinum levels pick 3 items with package. Gold level picks 2 items with package.

Aisle Banner — multiple opportunities
Brand your company name, logo, and booth number at the beginning and end of your aisle. One opportunity per aisle. Help attendees find your booth as they walk the aisles!
FPSA Members: $7,700
Non-Members: $9,900

Hotel Key Cards — multiple opportunities
How many times will you use your hotel key card at PROCESS EXPO 2019? This is a sponsorship that will give your organization great exposure to all the show attendees who are staying at that hotel. You provide the image for the key card. One card sponsor per hotel.
FPSA Members: $6,900
Non-Members: $9,300

Premium 10’ x 10’ Floor Stickers — 3 opportunities left!
Your own art work featured on a custom 10’ x 10’ sticker placed in high-traffic locations in North Hall.
FPSA Members: $5,500
Non-Members: $7,500

Press Room — 2 opportunities
Reach all international and domestic press attending the show! Company name is added to signage next to refreshments in this busy area. Gain exposure during the Press-Only reception. Available to FPSA Members only.
FPSA Members: $6,600

Beer Garden will be open from 11:00 am to 3:00 pm each day and will serve unlimited beer, wine, and soft drinks. Cocktail napkins and cups are branded with your company logo and signage at this lively area on the show floor.
FPSA Members: $4,500 each day or $11,000 for all three days

Refresh and Recharge Lounges — SOLD!
These hip lounges will provide a destination for scheduled PROCESS EXPO meet-ups, seating, and a place to access your networks from the show floor. You’ll receive custom signage with company logos for great exposure!
FPSA Members: $6,600
Non-Members: $8,300

Center for International Commerce — 3 opportunities
International guests will enjoy amenities by the show entrance with your logo on signage. You may provide a promotional item to direct international attendees to your booth. Available to FPSA Members only.
FPSA Members: $5,300

Additional Sponsorship Opportunities

(A la carte pricing listed.)

The Quad — SOLD!
Show your support for the future leaders of the industry and sponsor The Quad — the central place for students and universities. The Quad sponsorship will include company name listed on The Quad signage, student brochures, and maps. Your booth will also be an important stop during student tours at PROCESS EXPO. Sponsors may provide a 3–5 minute speech during the tour.
FPSA Members and Non-Members: $1,400

Booth Promo Floor Stickers — 8 opportunities
Have your own artwork displayed on a custom 2′ x 2′ sticker placed next to your booth in the aisle.
FPSA Members: $2,550 per sticker
Non-Members: $4,800 per sticker

Door Clings — NEW — 6 opportunities
Transparent or opaque as you need them to be, clings are a fun way to get yourself noticed! These static-cling signs will feature your company’s logo and booth number. One set of clings (8 clings total) will be placed on one set of entrance doors near the shuttle bus area. Clings are 4-color, 2′ x 2′. You provide the artwork.
FPSA Members: $2,900
Non-Members: $3,500

Elevator — NEW — exclusive
Advertise your company with every “open door.” Outfit these blank canvases at McCormick Place so guests who are traveling from the Grand Concourse to the show floor will see your brand. There are four sets of elevator doors. An added benefit of this opportunity is that you can advertise two different offerings on one floor. High traffic!
FPSA Members: $3,300
Non-Members: $4,000

Escalator Handrails — SOLD!
Single-sided, 4-color, 15” wide x 40’ long banner located between the handrails of a set of escalators in the Grand Concourse, with your branding or message running vertically.

Escalator Side Walls — SOLD!
Single-sided vinyl graphic is full-color, 4′ x 3'4″ x 1'6″ high, with your branding or message mounted to the glass railings.

Power Stations — SOLD!
Get everyone’s attention while they charge their devices with power stations branded with your company name and logo. Attendees will take advantage of these services — and you should, too!
FPSA Members: $4,900 each
Non-Members: $7,000 each

McCormick Place Banners and Signs — multiple opportunities
Banners offer maximum visibility at McCormick Place. Place your company prominently in front of industry leaders even before they set foot on the show floor. Pricing varies.
Contact us for more details.

Column Wraps in Grand Concourse — NEW — 4 opportunities
Located in front of the sole entrance to the show, attendees will learn about your company as soon as they reach the third level of McCormick Place. Columns are 9'3″ wide x 7'4/7″ wide.
FPSA Members: $4,900
Non-Members: $7,000

Catwalk Banner in Grand Concourse — SOLD!
Banner is single-sided, full-color, 7’ tall x 34’ wide. Banner is located in the Grand Concourse.

Product Locator — 2 opportunities
Get in front of buyers as they plan their show strategy. Logo and graphics displayed on 8’ kiosk.
FPSA Members: $8,500 each
Non-Members: $13,800 each

Women's Breakfast Sponsor — 1 opportunity left!
An ideal opportunity to promote your company and show support for FPSA’s largest and most active community, the FPSA Women’s Council. Signage and company logo visibility will be included in schedule and promotion. One reserved table for up to 10 guests. Sponsor may provide any sort of giveaway for all breakfast guests.
FPSA Members: $5,000

Women's Breakfast Table Sponsor — NEW — multiple opportunities
Table sponsor will have company name prominently displayed on table, company name listed on the FPSA Women’s Council Events page, and seats for 10 guests at the event. A portion of table sponsorship funds will go toward the FPSA Women’s Council Scholarship Fund for female professionals in the food and beverage industry.
FPSA Members and Non-Members: $900

Custom Sponsorship
Launching a new product or service? Celebrating a major milestone or anniversary? Have a sponsorship idea in mind? Let’s create a customized opportunity that’s just right for you! Call Alaina at 703-663-1212.

Online Opportunities

Product Category — limit of 1 company per category
One 180 x 150 pixel image located at top of product category search result. Image links to your online profile. Includes ULTIMATE SUPPORTER package. Company also listed at top of online search page as a feature exhibitor.
FPSA Members and Non-Members: $4,900

Supporter Upgrades

Ultimate Supporter — “The Works”

Expect 5x more leads than standard exhibitors! Featured listing on exhibitor search, two video display panels, featured Exhibitor Spotlight on PROCESS EXPO site, and “corner peel” graphic highlighting your booth on the interactive floor plan!
FPSA Members and Non-Members: $3,000

Interested in a Sponsorship?

To purchase a sponsorship, contact the PROCESS EXPO sales team:

Alaina Herrera, Operations and Exhibits Specialist, 703.663.1212, aherrera@fpsa.org