2022 Small Dealer Conference

Nov 13, 2022 05:00pm -
Nov 14, 2022 06:00pm
(GMT-6)

Event Type: Annual Conference
Category: Conference

Sponsor Information

The AED 2022 Small Dealer Conference will gather over 75 executives from dealership organizations to discuss the latest challenges and solutions facing small dealers in today's marketplace.

This event represents an excellent opportunity for you to promote your company and show your support for the leading equipment distribution association in North America for equipment dealers.

Event dates: Sunday, November 13th - Monday, November 14th

Event location: Hotel Contessa, 306 W. Market Street, San Antonio, TX 78205

The 2021 distributor attendees for this event were from companies that represented:

  • Over $218mil in annual sales revenue averaging $10mil per company
  • Over 100 employees averaging 29 per company
  • Over 80 locations averaging 2 locations per company

NOTE: All sponsors will be provided with an electronic version of the registered attendees before and after the conference. Sponsors can give company literature to be included for download on their conference app profile page.

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Platinum Sponsor – Keynote Presentation: $5,000 SOLD

The Featured Presentation Sponsor will be offered the opportunity to introduce the featured speaker for the event on Monday, November 14th. The sponsor will introduce the featured speaker and is asked to provide brief comments about the industry from their perspective.This sponsorship includes two complimentary registrations for the conference (a $2,050 value).

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Gold Sponsor -- Welcome Dinner: $3,500 SOLD

The sponsor for this event on Sunday, November 13 will have signage at the dinner and be able to address the dinner attendees for a short time during dinner to provide insight into what they see as challenges to small dealers based on their experience and how their solutions can be of assistance to them. This sponsorship includes one complimentary registration for the conference (a $1,025 value).

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Silver Sponsor – Conference Breakfast: $2,500

The breakfast sponsor will have signage at the breakfast buffet station along with signage at each of the breakfast tables. Sponsor attendees will be introduced in the opening remarks by AED staff at the start of the general session. This sponsorship includes one complimentary registration for the conference (a $1,025 value).


Silver Sponsor – Conference Luncheon: $2,500

The lunch sponsor will have signage at the lunch buffet station along with signage at each of the luncheon tables. Sponsor attendees will be introduced in the opening remarks by AED staff at the start of the general session. This sponsorship includes one complimentary registration for the conference (a $1,025 value).
 

Silver Sponsor – Coffee & Refreshments: $2,500

Spaced at convenient times during the conference, these breaks are a good opportunity for attendees to learn about the sponsor's service or product. Sponsors will be recognized by signage at the break and recognition during opening remarks at the start of the general session. Sponsors will also have the option to provide a logo item (logo peanuts, snack mix, granola bars). This sponsorship includes one complimentary registration for the conference (a $1,025 value).
 

Bronze Sponsor – Closing Reception: $2,000

The sponsor of the closing reception on Monday will have signage at the event and be able to provide company literature to the attendees during the reception.
 

Bronze Sponsor – Conference App: $1,800

The conference app sponsor will have the event app's startup splash page customized with their company information, a true icon in the conference app for quick access to the sponsor's profile page or website, and the company logo on the conference app download instructions signage. Sponsor attendees will be introduced in the opening remarks by AED staff at the start of the general session.
                                                         

Bronze Sponsor – Conference Lanyards: (SOLD)

The sponsor for the conference lanyards will have their logo displayed on the lanyards provided to each attendee. The sponsor company will be recognized in the opening remarks by AED staff at the start of the general session.

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Bronze Sponsor – Conference Notebooks: $1,800

Brand your company name/logo on notebooks for distribution during the conference. These are trendy items that attendees take back with them to use at the office. AED provides the notepads. Sponsors can offer logo pens, in addition to the notepads, if desired (not included). The sponsor company will be recognized in the opening remarks by AED staff at the start of the general session.

 

NOTE: All Sponsors will be provided the opportunity to provide company literature to be displayed on the sponsor table outside the general session room.