Showcase Your Company During the 2019 Paddlesports Retailer Event

Your audience. All together. In one place. The 2019 Paddlesports Retailer show offers a wide range of possibilities for exhibitors to promote their brands to an eager and welcoming audience. Choose from the sponsorships outlined below, and we’ll help create a presence for your company that reaches far beyond your designated square footage.

If you have an idea for a sponsorship or would like to host an event not featured here, simply contact us through our inquiry form. We’ll be happy to consider it. Please understand that any hosted event or organized gathering occurring at the Cox Convention Center or Riversport Adventure Park during the Paddlesports Retailer show must be authorized by the PSR team at least two weeks prior to the event.


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Event T-shirt Sponsorship | $500 (Ten available)

Feature your logo on the back of the 2019 Paddlesports Retailer T-Shirt! Inquires will be processed on a first-come-first-served basis. We’re only accepting 10 companies for this sponsorship, so your logo will be easy to spot. All retailers attending the show will receive a free shirt upon registration.

Your company will be featured prominently alongside all sponsors on the Paddlesports Retailer website.

New for 2019: We’re excited to announce our PSR T-shirt design contest. Details about the contest and how to enter your designs will be announced soon. We look forward to a fresh look for our third show!


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overhead announcements in the exhibit hall | $250 (five available)

Reach everyone in the exhibit hall throughout the duration of the show. We’re offering eight companies a total of five overhead announcements each during the event: two announcements on day one; two announcements on day two; one announcement on day three.

This sponsorship is ideal for exhibitors planning an in-hall contest, event or special giveaway—draw crowds to your booth, remind attendees of your location in the hall, or generate buzz about your newest products.

  • All announcements will be scheduled in advance, with an announcement taking place every 30 minutes.

  • Exhibitors will be given one minute for each announcement.

  • No other vendor-specific announcements will be permitted during the show, so this is an exclusive opportunity to create awareness and excitement about your brand.

  • Your company will be featured prominently alongside all sponsors on the Paddlesports Retailer website.


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breakfast sponsorship | $200 (two available)

Some of the most popular and well-attended events of Paddlesports Retailer 2018 were the two industry breakfasts featuring guest speakers. A breakfast sponsorship gives you the perfect opportunity to establish yourself top-of-mind with buyers, and direct them to your booth at the start of the day.

  • Your company will take the stage for a five-minute presentation during breakfast, then return to introduce the guest speaker.

  • Includes one free-standing easel sign with your company logo/name for placement at the entrance to breakfast.

  • The show agenda, map and communication materials will feature your company logo/name.

  • Your company logo will be featured prominently alongside all sponsors on the Paddlesports Retailer website.

  • Breakfast sponsorships are limited to two exhibitors.


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happy hour | $1000 (four available)

You’ll be guaranteed a crowd by hosting the ever popular in-booth Happy Hour! These casual gatherings are not only a great way to bring people together, but also the perfect time for longer, more meaningful conversations in a welcoming environment.

  • The show will accommodate two Happy Hours during each full-schedule day: one at 4pm and one at 5pm. Note: In-booth alcohol must be provided by Cox Convention Center caterers and may not be brought in or purchased from another vendor.

  • The show agenda, map and communication materials will feature your company logo/name as a Happy Hour sponsor.

  • Overhead announcements will direct attendees to Happy Hour at your booth.

  • Your company logo will be featured prominently alongside all sponsors on the Paddlesports Retailer website.


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carpet stickers leading into exhibit hall | $500 (one available)

This sponsorship guarantees you’ll be seen first! As attendees walk from the check-in desk to the exhibit hall entrance, they’ll walk directly past your custom message. The choice of content is yours, so it’s the perfect space to shout out your booth number, your newest product or a special call-to-action. Every single attendee to the show (and then some!) will put eyes on your installation.

  • Your company and message will be placed on three large carpet stickers (each unique or all the same) leading from check-in to the exhibit hall.

  • Stickers will remain in place for the duration of the show.

  • Your company logo will be featured prominently alongside all sponsors on the Paddlesports Retailer website.


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education lounge sponsorship | $1000 (one available)

It’s practically a bonus booth! One of the most visited areas of the exhibit hall is the Education Lounge. We’re giving you the chance to “own” the space with your company’s signage, display materials and even a host, if you’d like. The Education Lounge will be home to numerous break-out sessions, presentations and discussion panels throughout the show, so you’ll find a continuous flow of visitors all day, every day.

  • Create a brand presence in the Education Lounge.

  • Includes two free-standing easel signs with your company logo/name for placement at entrance and interior of the lounge.

  • You’ll have a designated area in the lounge to present your own materials and brochures.

  • The show agenda, map and communication materials will feature your company logo/name as the location sponsor.

  • Overhead announcements including your company name will direct attendees to events in the lounge.

  • Your company logo will be featured prominently alongside all sponsors on the Paddlesports Retailer website.


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at-booth chair massage | $1000 (two available)

One of the top requests from the 2018 show was to offer chair massages. Yes, please! We’ve decided to let our event sponsors host chair massages at their booths—you’ll draw attention to your booth, give attendees a reason to stop by and have the opportunity to introduce yourself to those waiting in line.

  • A chair massage station will be placed at the edge of your booth in the exhibit hall from Noon to 4pm on Monday or Tuesday.

  • Overhead announcements including your company name will direct attendees to the massage station at your booth.

  • The show agenda and map will feature your company as a chair-massage sponsor, drawing attention to your position on the floor plan.

  • Your company logo will be featured prominently alongside all sponsors on the Paddlesports Retailer website.


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coffee bar sponsorship | $500/$250 (three available)

No one at a paddlesports show starts their day (or takes an afternoon break) without coffee! This sponsorship ensures your company will be noticed first thing in the morning by anyone visiting the coffee bar. Passersby, guests checking into the event and anyone walking through the lobby will see your brand—coffee bars are stationed front and center in the Cox Convention Center lobby throughout the day.

  • One coffee bar sponsorship is available each day of the show. On the two full-schedule days, the sponsorship is $500 per day. On the last half-day of the show, it’s $250.

  • Includes one free-standing easel sign featuring your company and message, plus space on the table for rack cards, stickers or other small materials. A branded tablecloth skirt may also be provided.

  • Your company logo will be featured prominently alongside all sponsors on the Paddlesports Retailer website.


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hotel elevator wraps | $500 (five available)

Probably the best attention-grabbing sponsorship at the show, a good hotel elevator wrap has an element of surprise, prompts conversation and brings awareness to your brand in an unexpected setting. And where else will you find people staring at a wall—featuring your brand—for an extended period of time? You’ve got them cornered!


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