1 LEAD Brevard Sponsorship Opportunities Guide Leading the Way. Investing in LEAD Brevard is an investment in your future and showcases your commitment to create a vital, positive community for current and future generations. LEAD Brevard provides the training and development of leaders who, in turn, affect their places of work, neighborhoods, families, and the volunteer leadership of key non-profit organizations in our community. Together we can Lead, Engage, Achieve and Develop! For over twenty years, the established leadership programs and events presented by LEAD Brevard have proven to enhance our region s economic landscape and quality of life by developing leaders who, in turn, improve their places of business and the community organizations they serve. Since 1985, over 1,000 business and community graduates are recognized as influential community leaders today.
2 Leadership Brevard For over twenty years, the flagship program presented by LEAD Brevard has proven to enhance our region s economic landscape and quality of life by developing leaders who, in turn, improve their places of business and the community organizations which they serve. Since 1985, over 1,000 business and community leaders are graduates of LEAD Brevard s flagship program Leadership Brevard. Leadership Brevard Opening Day Reception (September 19, 2013) Investment: $2,500 A reception concludes the first day of the newest best class of Leadership Brevard in September Benefits include an opportunity to address the group at the reception with the Leadership Brevard Class of 2014 participants, Leadership Brevard Alumni, Board of Directors members, and a cadre of nonprofit organizations promoting their community service projects to the newest class of Leadership Brevard.. Opportunity to address attendees at reception Distribute promotional items to participants Corporate identity displayed and acknowledgment of sponsorship Leadership Brevard Class Session Sponsor (October 2013 April 2014) Investment: $1,000 Sponsoring a session of any of LEAD Brevard s program sessions affords you the opportunity to engage with the 50+ Leadership Brevard Class of 2014 participants, create awareness of your business and show your support for the leaders. (6 Program Day opportunities) Distribute promotional items to participants Corporate identity displayed on printed agenda and acknowledgment of sponsorship Scholarship Sponsor Investment: Varies The Leadership Brevard Scholarship Fund is designed to enable aspiring community leaders to participate in a Leadership Brevard program and continue their dedication to community. Contributors to the Leadership Brevard Scholarship Fund will be recognized on a LEAD Brevard web site page
3 LEAD Brevard Annual Meeting & Leadership Brevard Class Graduation (May 15, 2014) This event is the culmination of the annual class of Leadership Brevard and is the time to highlight LEAD Brevard s program accomplishments and initiatives for the new year. Gold Sponsor Investment: $2,500 Six guests with reserved priority seating Silver Sponsor Investment: $1, Bronze Sponsor Investment: $ Community Stakeholder Summit (October 25, 2013) Featuring Brevard s County Manager and conversation about Brevard's future with community leaders. Gold Sponsorship Investment $5,000 Ten guests with reserved priority seating Silver Sponsorship Investment $2,500 Five guests with reserved priority seating Bronze Sponsorship Investment $1,500
4 LEAD Brevard Leadership Awards (February 28, 2014) 4 under 40 The Rodney S. Ketcham Leadership Icon Award Leadership Brevard Distinguished Alumni Award LEAD Brevard s annual signature event recognizes leaders who are making tangible contributions to the social fabric of our community and celebrates community leaders for their service. Presenting Sponsorships (Limited to four) Investment: $5,000 The 4 Under 40 Recognition showcases the many emerging leaders who are working to make a positive impact in Brevard County through their leadership and commitment to community service. Opportunity to present award to one 4 under 40 Award recipient during event program Signage at event Six guests with reserved priority seating Leadership Brevard Distinguished Alumni Award Investment: $5, The Distinguished Alumni Award is presented to an alumnus of Leadership Brevard who has emerged as a community leader, demonstrated leadership excellence in his or her industry and has made a positive impact on our community. Opportunity to present award to Distinguished Alumni Award recipient Signage at event Six guests with reserved priority seating Rodney S. Ketcham Leadership Icon Award (Limited to two) Investment: $2,500 This award named in his memory, honors leadership as a mentor; advancing and encouraging the next generation of leaders. Opportunity to present award to Rodney S. Ketcham Leadership Award recipient
5 LEAD Brevard Leadership Awards (February 28, 2014) Community Spotlight VIP Reception Sponsor Investment: $3, Signage at VIP reception Reception Sponsorship Investment: $2, Signage at reception Entertainment Sponsor Investment: $2, Sponsorship of the Top 12 Finalists and Guest Investment: $1, Technical Sponsor Investment: $1,500.00
6 Access 2014 (April 10, 2014) Access 2014 offers Brevard s professionals the opportunity for social networking with marquee business leaders in our community in a relaxed and intimate atmosphere. Gold Sponsorships (Limited to three) Investment: $2,500 One banner (provided by sponsor) at event Corporate display table Silver Sponsorship Investment: $1,500 One banner (provided by sponsor) at event Bronze Sponsorship Investment: $1,000 Corporate Display Table (Limited to six) Investment: $500 Market your business to over 100 community leaders Exposure to key business and community leaders One guest with reserved priority seating
7 Leadership After Hours/Leadership Before Hours Leadership After Hours is a network and bridge building event connecting Brevard County s leaders; while Leadership Before Hours provides a leadership learning opportunity in addition to social time over a light breakfast. Leadership After Hours Sponsor Investment: $1,500 per event Leadership Before Hours Sponsor Investment: $1,500 per event Distribute promotional items to participants Thank you to LEAD Brevard s Investors Aging Matters in Brevard FLORIDA TODAY/The Gannett Foundation Artemis Health First, Inc. The Boeing Company Hilton Melbourne Beach Oceanfront Brevard Community College ISLAND LINCOLN-JAGUAR-RANGE ROVER Brevard Community College Foundation Ken Harris & Associates, PA Brevard County Board of County Commissioners Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex Brevard Workforce Luke & Associates, Inc. Bright House Networks Parrish Medical Center Canaveral Port Authority Percepta, LLC Clean Footprint PNC Financial Services Coastal Health Systems of Brevard SCB Marketing Community Bank of the South Suntree Country Club Community Foundation for Brevard TD Bank Craig Technologies Treaty Consulting Group Crispy s Beer and Wine Bar University of Central Florida Diaz Center for Plastic Surgery UNO Chicago Grill Florida Institute of Technology Waste Management
8 LEAD Brevard s mission is to develop and engage leaders to achieve a preferred future with our mission at the forefront and our vision as our guide, we aspire to build connections, develop leaders and engage citizens for our future. Our vision - Brevard will be an empowered, connected and impactful community, fueled by an ongoing pipeline of strong, trained visionary and ethical leadership. LEAD Brevard members will demonstrate commitment to a strong and vibrant community, to continuous personal leadership development and to the work of LEAD Brevard LEAD Brevard Board of Directors Jim Barfield, Luke & Associates, Inc. Dave Barrera, Wuesthoff Health System Brian Binggeli, Brevard Public Schools Phil Bryden, Leadership Brevard Class of 2012 Mike Cadore, Eastern Florida State College Institute of Public Safety John Craig, Craig Technologies Shelley Fick, Community Credit Union of Florida Josh Field, SCB Marketing Chris Fox, Parrish Medical Healthcare at Port St. John Marcus Harley, PNC Bank J. Travis Kerr, Architects in Association, Rood, Zwick, & Kerr, Inc. Gina Kaiser, FLORIDA TODAY Communications Dale Ketcham, Space Florida Mark Malek, Zies Widerman & Malek Edyie McCall, City of Palm Bay Kendall Moore, Moore Eavenson Baughan, PLC Michele Murrell, Eastern Florida State College Foundation Kimberly Prosser, Brevard County Emergency Management Operations Kim Bonder Rezanka, Dean Mead Tony Sasso, ITF/MEBA and Keep Brevard Beautiful James J.J. Woolsey, Brevard County Sheriff s Department Milo Zonka, LEAD Brevard Chairman of the Board; Brevard County Property Appraiser s Office LEAD Brevard 123 Barton Blvd, Suite 101 Rockledge, Florida