Executive Summit & Annual Conference Sponsorship Opportunities

Golf Sponsorships

MHI’s annual golf tournament will be hosted Saturday afternoon for up to 40 golfers. This year’s tournament will be held at the stunning par-71 Boca Raton Resort golf course. The tournament will include a hole-in-one, closest to pin and longest drive contest. A lunch and awards ceremony will be hosted immediately following the tournament.

Golf Tournament Title Sponsor

$12,500

  • Banner at lunch/awards ceremony at Boca Raton Resort for all golfers
  • Two complimentary foursomes
  • Logo on Banner at registration
  • Recognition in all tournament promotions/media
  • Recognition on conference website
  • Half page ad in program
  • First right of refusal for 2018 golf tournament
  • First selection of players to join in foursome from list of registered single players
  • Includes Hole-In-One sponsorship - The hole-in-one contest will award a $20K prize to any golfer that makes a hole-in-one during the tournament at a designated hole. $10K will go to the Material Handling Education Foundation (MHEFI) in your name.
  • Signage at hole
  • Opportunity to host a table at hole to do a meet and greet with players

Meal Sponsorships

MHI’s Annual Conference hosts lunch & dinner daily for all conference attendees. With the opportunity to showcase your company to 500+ attendees at once, these sponsorships will allow for maximum visibility. Sponsorships are available for lunch on both Monday, October 2nd and Tuesday, October 3rd and dinner on Tuesday, October 3rd.

Tuesday Dinner Sponsorship

$15,000

Tuesday’s dinner will be served plated and is open to all registered attendees of the conference. You don’t want to miss this opportunity for maximum exposure to all attendees at once!

  • Your logo will appear prominently on conference display items as our dinner sponsor.
  • Your logo will appear prominently on the conference website as dinner sponsor with a direct link to your home page.
  • Your logo will appear prominently on conference and signage.
  • The opportunity to place promotional information at each seat at dinner
  • Company name printed on menu card
  • Your company will be recognized on stage during the entertainment portion.

Lunch Sponsorship

$10,000

All lunches will be served plated and are open to all registered attendees of the conference. Monday’s lunch will feature keynote speaker Josh Linkner who will speak about harnessing innovation. Tuesday’s lunch will feature keynote speaker Susan O’Malley who will speak about seven leadership and life lessons. Sponsor lunch on one of the days of the conference.

  • Your logo will appear prominently on conference display items as our lunch sponsor.
  • Your logo will appear prominently on the conference website as lunch sponsor with a direct link to your home page.
  • The opportunity to place promotional information at each seat.
  • Your logo will appear prominently on conference and exhibition signage.
  • Featured keynote will recognize your company for sponsoring the lunch

Individual Item Sponsorships

Charging Station Sponsor

$3,500

MHI will provide two complimentary charging stations for attendees to use while at the conference. Stations provide six lockable cubbies and will include cords to charge almost any mobile device. With a 19-inch display on the station, your company can deliver messaging that will be seen by 500+ attendees.

  • Logo on Charging Station wrap
  • Logo & recognition in all promotions/media
  • Video Screensaver promoting your company

Individual Item Sponsorships

Table Tops

$2,500

Table top sponsorships allow your company to display your sales information on a centrally located exhibit table in the main hallway of the conference. Tables must be manned during core hours of conference meetings.

  • Six foot table to display company sales information
  • Your logo will appear prominently on conference and exhibition signage.

Individual Item Sponsorships

Lanyard Sponsor

$2000

This exclusive sponsorship will allow your company to be displayed prominently on the lanyards used for attendee name badges. These lanyards will be used at both the Executive Summit and Annual Conference.

  • Only one lanyard sponsor is available for the event
  • Your company logo in color on the lanyards
  • Your company logo will appear prominently on the conference website as lanyard sponsor with a direct link to your home page.
  • Your logo will appear prominently on conference and exhibition signage.
  • 1 free registration for member of your company

Who Attends

MHI Members — 550 of the leading providers of material handling, logistics and supply chain equipment, systems and services including the following titles:

  • Chief Executive Officers Presidents
  • Chief Operating Officers
  • Executive and Senior Vice Presidents
  • Vice Presidents
  • Marketing & Sales Directors
  • Engineers and Engineering Directors

End-User Community — in 2017, MHI is targeting 50 leaders with the following titles from Fortune 1000 and Top 100 Retail Firms:

  • Senior Vice Presidents/Vice Presidents in Manufacturing, Logistics and Supply Chain
  • Directors in Manufacturing, Logistics and Supply Chain