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YPN Programming

2019 marks the 14th year for YPN! YPN South Bend targets YPs, ages 21-39, in this region. Programming and activities are geared to help YPs develop, connect and become empowered. Approximately 1,700 on email contact list. Reach this important and influential group through your sponsorship support. 

 

Program Sponsors $4,000 (Up to 6)

Sold to Date-First State Bank, Gibson, Indiana Michigan Power/AEP, Martin's Super Markets, Transpo

  • Company logo on all YPN marketing and communications materials promoting YPN
    and events
  • Company logo on YPN website, with link to sponsor company
  • Company logo on monthly enewsletter and upcoming events eblasts (Distributed to 1,700 YPs)
  • Signage at YPN events, with company logo and provided by the Chamber
  • Exclusivity in primary business category
  • Increase company visibility
  • Opportunity to offer opening remarks at one Power Lunch event
  • Sponsorship is for one-year duration
  • 2 registrations to annual YP Summit

 

2nd Annual YP Summit - Fall

A dive-in, half-day professional development conference for YPs, ages 21-39, to develop professionally and personally while making great connections with their peers. Summit will feature breakout sessions, keynotes and a wrap-up networking reception. The 2018 inaugural event was attended by 350 YPs!

Title Sponsor $12,500

  • Sponsor name as part of title: YPN Summit Presented by XYZ Corporation
  • Custom event logo design incorporating sponsor name, included on all marketing and
    communications materials promoting event
  • Event and sponsor logo on Chamber, YPN and event websites, with link to sponsor company
  • Event logo present on conference agenda
  • PR|social media mentions
  • Opportunity to provide promotional item(s) to attendees
  • Signage at conference, with event logo
  • Opportunity to provide opening remarks
  • Admission for 6 to Summit

Keynote Speaker Sponsor $3,500

Sold-First State Bank

  • Company logo on marketing and communications materials promoting conference
    keynote speaker
  • Company logo on event description page, with link to sponsor company
  • Opportunity to introduce keynote speaker(s). 2 keynotes in 2018.
  • Signage at event, provided by the Chamber
  • Recognition during event
  • Admission for 3 to Summit

Reception Sponsor $2,000

  • Company logo on marketing and communications materials promoting the wrap-up reception
  • Company logo on event description page, with link to sponsor company
  • Counter signs with company logo, placed around reception venue
  • Signage at event, provided by the Chamber
  • Admission for 2 to Summit

NEW! Event Sponsors $1,500 (Up to 4)

  • Company logo on selected marketing and communications materials promoting the summit
  • Company logo on event description page, with link to sponsor company
  • Logo on selected signage at event, provided by the Chamber
  • Admission for 2 to Summit

Lounge/Charging Station Sponsor $1,500

  • Company logo on signage at afternoon break station in lounge
  • Company logo on phone chargers set up in lounge
  • Company logo on event agenda and recognition during event
  • Logo on event description web page promoting event
  • Admission for 2 to Summit

 

YP@5 Series

Minimum of nine happy hour type events held throughout the community to engage YPs.

Series Sponsor $2,000

  • Company logo on all YPN marketing and communications materials promoting series,
    including event eblasts, distributed to 1,700 YPs
  • Company logo on event description page, with link to sponsor company
  • Signage at event, with company logo provided by the Chamber
    (NOTE: Must not compete with YPN Program Sponsor)

Host Sponsor $400

Want to show off your establishment to the YPs, ages 21-39? Try hosting a YP@5 event. If you are already a South Bend Regional Chamber member business or Visit South Bend Mishawaka hospitality partner/advertiser, there is no hosting fee. If you are a nonmember, there is a $400 fee. Hosts provide light appetizers and have, at a minimum, cash bar available. Establishment must be the right "fit" for a YP@5 Happy Hour. For consideration, contact Briana Stiner at 574.400.4010.