2020 Event Hosting Opportunities

Hosting / sponsoring a Leawood Chamber event is an extremely affordable way for you to get your brand and your staff in front of a great group of prospects / referral partners who are, just like you, interested in mutual business success. Just think how hard it is to get in front of 50-100 people to give a presentation, or to get an appointment for your business development team in front of this many people. These spots go fast, so be sure to act today!

Click here to view a PDF of all 2020 hosting opportunities.

Morning Minglings / After Hours Host - $495

Morning Minglings typically occur on the third Tuesday of every month from 8:00AM-9:30AM and After Hours on the first Wednesday of every month from 4:30PM-6:00PM. 

Hosting offers a fantastic opportunity to get your business in front of 75+ potential new clients and referral partners.

BENEFITS

  • Show off your place of business, unveil newly remodeled facilities or share future plans
  • Excellent opportunity for members to learn more about your company and become familiar with your location
  • Share information about your business in a 3-minute speech during the event
  • Distribute promotional materials to every attendee
  • Company logo will feature prominently on all pre-event publicity on the Chamber website, weekly e-newsletter and Chamber social channels, with a link to your company website.
  • Chamber will send dedicated event evite to promote event (sent to 1,700+ recipients!)
  • Chamber takes the reservations, provides attendee nametags and staffs the event so you can focus on meeting new clients and referral partners!
  • Receive a contact list of all attendees after the event – just in case you want to give them a follow-up call!
Chamber Luncheon / Breakfast Sponsor - $595

Sponsoring a breakfast or luncheon provides you with the platform you need to promote your company in front of the area’s top business professionals!

Timely and relevant speakers address approximately 75-100 attendees.

 BENEFITS

  • Listed as exclusive Breakfast/Luncheon sponsor on all pre-event publicity on Chamber website, weekly e-newsletter and Chamber social channels, with link to your company website.
  • Company logo will appear prominently on the event e-vite (sent to 1,700 + members & prospective members!)
  • Company logo featured in pre-event slide show at breakfast or luncheon
  • Opportunity to give a 3 minute speech promoting your business
  • Exclusive right to place company collateral at each seat and/or table
  • Receive a contact list of all member attendees
  • Two complimentary lunches at the head table
Exclusive Legislative Luncheon Sponsor - $800

January 8, 2020 | 11:15AM – 1:00PM

Promote your business in front of the area’s top business professionals and Leawood’s Kansas State Senators and Representatives at this annual luncheon that kicks off the legislative session. 

Area legislators participate in a panel discussion to key business issues before a crowd of approximately 75-100 business professionals and concerned citizens.

BENEFITS

  • Listed as exclusive Legislative Luncheon sponsor on all pre-event publicity on Chamber website, weekly e-newsletter and Chamber social channels, with link to your company website
  • Company logo will appear prominently on the event e-vite (sent to 1,700 + members & prospective members!)
  • Company logo featured prominently on podium at event
  • Opportunity to give a 3 minute speech promoting your business
  • Exclusive right to place company collateral at each seat and/or table
  • Four complimentary lunches
  • Receive a contact list of all member attendees

 

Young Professionals After Hours Host - $350

This event has the same structure as our “all-member” After Hours but is exclusively for Chamber members ages 21-39.

It’s a great chance for our YP’s to build their network and enjoy appetizers & beverages, while you, the host, promote your business!

YP After Hours are typically held on a quarterly basis from 4:30PM – 6:00PM.  Average attendance for these events is 35-50 attendees.

As a host of a YP After Hours event, you receive the same benefits as an “all-member” After Hours (see separate event hosting listing).

Ribbon Cutting | Grand Opening | Ground Breaking Ceremony - $200

Did you recently open up shop? Made new renovations you’d like to show off? Are about to break ground on a new development? We’d love to facilitate a ceremony for you!

BENEFITS INCLUDE

  • The Chamber will invite the Mayor (if in Leawood) and/or County Commissioner and other elected officials
  • You’ll receive plenty of publicity via evites, Chamber website, newsletter, and social channels
  • Chamber provides the ribbon & scissors (if necessary)
  • Chamber will take photos at the event to post on the Chamber Facebook page & email you the photos for your own use