PARTNERSHIP PROGRAM

2021 - 2022

ILEA is the Principal Association Representing the Creative Events Professional, Globally.
We are creative event professionals who value creativity, inspiration, teamwork, education and
relationships. ILEA advances the live events industry by creating an inclusive global communicate
dedicated to personal and business development, and inspiration to elevate all professionals engaged in live events.

ILEA Boston is proud to have a partnership program that fosters innovative collaborations between
members and the chapter. Our partners are our lifeline to creating inspiring events that will educate our
members on being the best in the industry. We value the teamwork it takes to bring people together to
achieve great things. The information that follows will educate you on how donating to our events can be beneficial for your business.

If you are interested in showcasing your products or services through our chapter,
please e-mail our Education & Programming Team at Programs@ILEABoston.com

Your continued support of ILEA Boston is appreciated.
We thank you for your generosity throughout the year.
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Why you WANT to Partner with ILEA Boston


Our industry generates over $200 billion for the global economy and supports over four million jobs. ILEA Boston is the premier organization for creative event professionals in Boston and the surrounding areas - we need partners to thrive and develop.

Your business will be front and center at our chapter events and on our website. Our website is highly trafficked by industry professionals AND businesses and/or individuals looking for qualified event specialists.

Partners will have a direct connect to a network of suppliers, venues and event companies, and will be able to deliver their message to qualified industry buyers.

ILEA members across the world are regarded as the very best at what they do, and have created
an influential community of event professionals everywhere. Partnering with ILEA Boston will help you grow locally and beyond.

2021-2022 ANNUAL PARTNERS

Our Annual Partners are showcased throughout the year; at every chapter meeting and on the website. They also receive a title sponsorship for one ILEA Boston event during the chapter year. Annual Partners provide in-kind products and/or services to programs throughout the year. Annual partners must be ILEA members and must join or renew their membership each year. Partners will work with ILEA Boston Education & Programming Team to select partner meeting dates for the upcoming year by August 30, 2021

Annual Partner for ILEA Member & Non-Member Companies

In-kind Services for 3 Events with a value starting at $5,000

  • Premiere placement and recognition on all ILEA Boston marketing for your partnered event(s), including social media
  • Company logo on our website’s Annual Partner page with click-through link for the ILEA Year (July 2021 to June 2022), equivalent to twelve (12) months
  • One dedicated social media spotlight campaign to ILEA Boston members and followers about your business.
    • Campaign spotlight must be submitted within 30 days of contract signature. ILEA Boston VP of Communications will schedule the post in a timely manner.
  • Recognition by ILEA Boston Leadership at every event.
  • Eight (8) passes per $1000 donation will be given to use at any ILEA Boston event (including Lunch and Learn, Network and Nosh, Holiday Party, Gala or Monthly Meeting)
    • Maximum number of tickets to be offered is 50
    • Tickets are good for company team members or guests of the company
    • Tickets are good from July 1, 2021 to June 30, 2022
    • Redeemable using a unique Partner Discount Code
  • Invitation to a VIP networking social for Member Partners (date to be determined)
  • Eligibility for annual Heart and Soul Awards
  • Must be contracted July 1, 2021 - August 30, 2022
  • All agreements are subject to Board Approval

2021-2022 CONTRIBUTING PARTNERS

Contributing Partner for ILEA Member Companies

In-kind Services for less than 3 Events

  • Premiere placement and recognition on all ILEA Boston marketing for your partnered event(s), including social
    media
  • One dedicated social media spotlight campaign to ILEA Boston members and followers about your business.
    Campaign spotlight must be submitted within 30 days of contract signature. ILEA Boston VP of
    Communications will schedule the post in a timely manner.
  • Recognition by ILEA Boston Leadership at your partnered event(s)
  • Six (6) passes per $1000 donation will be given to use at any ILEA Boston event (including Lunch and Learn, Network and Nosh, Holiday Party, Gala or Monthly Meeting)
    • Maximum number of tickets to be offered is 25
    • Tickets are good for company team members or guests of the company
    • Tickets are good for 1 calendar year from contract date
    • Redeemable using a unique Partner Discount Code
    • Invitation to a VIP networking social for Member Partners (date to be determined)
    • Eligibility for annual Heart and Soul Awards
  • May be contracted anytime throughout the ILEA Year (July 2021 - May 2022)
  • All agreements are subject to Board Approval

Contributing Partner for Non-ILEA Member Companies

In-kind Services for less than 3 Events

  • Premiere placement and recognition on all ILEA Boston related marketing for your partnered event(s), including social media
  • Recognition by ILEA Boston Leadership at your partnered event(s)
  • Three (3) passes per $1000 donation will be given to use at any ILEA Boston event (including Lunch and Learn, Network and Nosh, Holiday Party, Gala or Monthly Meeting)
    • Maximum number of tickets to be offered is 25
    • Tickets are good for company team members or guests of the company
    • Tickets are good for 1 calendar year from contract date
    • Redeemable using a unique Partner Discount Code
  • May be contracted anytime throughout the ILEA Year (July 2021 - May 2022)
  • All agreements are subject to Board Approval

To learn more or to submit a Partner Proposal contact ILEA Boston Programs Committee at programs@ileaboston.com

*Specific dates of partnered events will be finalized by the ILEA Boston Education & Programming Team based on availability. Annual partners interested in the December Holiday Party and Annual Heart & Soul Awards Gala will be asked to choose one or the other. Exceptions to this may be considered on a case by case basis.