October 28, 2020

Sponsorship

The Year of Diversity, Equity & Inclusion

Sponsorship Opportunities & Benefits

To become a sponsor, complete the Sponsorship Commitment form and submit it to Bob Latham and Bernadette Steele.

PDF version of Sponsorship Opportunities and Benefits.

Premiere Trailblazer | Commitment of $9,000

  • Placement of logo on Forum’s main web page where registrations for all events and initiatives will be located
  • Placement of logo on social media announcements associated with all Forum diversity initiatives
  • Placement of logo and mention of sponsor in press releases
  • Two (2) complimentary registrations to the Digital & Media Advocacy Leadership Academy if one sponsor employee registers for the Annual Conference
  • One virtual exhibitor booth with capabilities to include video message to attendees and PDF documents
  • Sponsorship of the national First Amendment and Media Law Diversity Moot Court Competition
    • License to use special logo created for this industry-wide initiative on law firm web pages as well as materials and content that law firms can display to reflect their commitment to diversity
    • Prominent sponsorship acknowledgement within the virtual conference platform
    • Logo placement on all registration form and documents
  • Sponsorship of all Women in Communications Law (WICL) activities
    • Sponsor acknowledgement and logo placement in WICL event announcements and communications
    • Logo placement during virtual (or in person) activities
    • Activities include, but are not limited to:
      • November social
      • Annual conference event
      • Representing Your Local Broadcasters event
  • Sponsorship of the Annual Conference
    • Prominent sponsorship acknowledgement within the virtual conference platform
    • Logo placement on communications related to event
    • Logo placement in the Forum Annual Conference brochure
    • Announcement and recognition of sponsorship during keynote event 
  • Sponsorship of the Digital & Media Advocacy Leadership Academy
    • Prominent sponsorship acknowledgement within the virtual conference platform
    • Logo placement on registration form and documents
    • Announcement and recognition of sponsorship during keynote event 
  • Sponsorship of the ABA/FCBA Annual Privacy and Data Security Symposium
  • Sponsorship of the Annual Representing Your Local Broadcaster Program in 2021
  • Sponsorship and acknowledgement in the Forum publication, Communications Lawyer
  • Advance and Post Attendance Registrants Lists (emails are excluded due to ABA Policy)

DEI Program Partner | Commitment of $5000

  • Sponsorship of the Forum Annual Conference
    • Prominent sponsorship acknowledgement within the virtual conference platform
    • Logo placement on communications related to conference plenary events (emails, social media, etc..)
    • Logo placement in the conference brochure
    • Logo placement on conference registration materials
    • Logo placement on conference web page
    • Announcement and recognition of sponsorship during keynote event 
  • Two (2) complimentary registrations to the Digital & Media Advocacy Leadership Academy if one sponsor employee registers for the Annual Conference
  • One virtual exhibitor booth with capabilities to include video message to attendees and PDF documents
  • Placement of logo on social media announcements associated with all Forum Annual Conference communications
  • Sponsorship acknowledgement in the Forum publication, Communications Lawyer
  • Advance and Post Attendance Registrants Lists (emails are excluded due to ABA Policy)

Corporate or Individual DEI Sponsor Levels 

Onyx Sponsor: Commitment of $5,000 to $9,000

*This sponsorship level is only open to media, organizations, foundations, institutions or non-profits.

  • Placement of logo on social media announcements associated with Forum diversity initiatives
  • Placement of logo on a dedicated page reflecting Forum’s diversity initiatives
  • Placement of logo and mention of sponsor in press releases
  • Placement of logo and mention of sponsor in scholarship award ceremonies
  • Sponsorship of the national First Amendment and Media Law Diversity Moot Court Competition
    • License to use special logo created for this industry-wide initiative and that can be placed on an organization’s web page, as well as, materials and content that can be displayed to reflect the organization’s commitment to diversity
    • Prominent sponsorship acknowledgement within the virtual conference platform
    • Logo placement on all registration form and documents
  • Sponsorship of the Digital & Media Advocacy Leadership Academy
    • Prominent sponsorship acknowledgement within the virtual conference platform
    • Logo placement on registration form and documents
    • Announcement and recognition of sponsorship during keynote event 
  • Advance and Post Attendance Registrants Lists (emails are excluded due to ABA Policy)

Granite Sponsor: Commitment of $1,000 to $4,999

*This sponsorship level is only open to media, organizations, foundations, institutions or non-profits.

  • Placement of logo on social media announcements associated with Forum diversity initiatives
  • Placement of logo on a dedicated page reflecting Forum’s diversity initiatives
  • Placement of logo and mention of sponsor in press releases
  • Placement of logo and mention of sponsor in scholarship award ceremonies
  • Sponsorship of the national First Amendment and Media Law Diversity Moot Court Competition
    • License to use special logo created for this industry-wide initiative and that can be placed on an organization’s web page, as well as, materials and content that can be displayed to reflect the organization’s commitment to diversity
    • Prominent sponsorship acknowledgement within the virtual conference platform
    • Logo placement on all registration form and documents

Patron Sponsor | Commitment of $100 to $999

*This sponsorship level is open to individuals or funds created in the memory of an individual

  • Recognition in the conference brochure and on the website

Sponsorship Committee

Bob Latham, Co-Chair | Partner, Jackson Waller
Mark Bailen, Co-Chair | Partern, Baker Hostetler