Sponsorship Opportunities

Get the Notice Your Company Deserves at PIE 2019!

Be Seen as a Parking Leader at PIE 2019 in Chicago!

Take advantage of the following new and exciting special offers and PIE sponsorship opportunities geared for any budget.  

All sponsorships include Presenter Status (logo placed in all promo materials - entrance arch, website, program, marketing emails, etc. )


PIE 2019 Special Offers

Limited availability, must be exhibiting company, no competitors, first come, first served.

Production and supply of sponsorship materials are responsibility of individual sponsor companies.


PARKING TODAY AWARD SPONSORSHIP  – $5,000  ( 5 available )   2-  SOLD

Parking Today Media is pleased to offer an event sponsorship for the Parking Today Awards and Breakfast. We are offering 5 unique sponsorship opportunities to show your support of the parking industry and enjoy visibility among your parking industry peers. Sponsors will be included in pre-event mailings and communications, featured on the Parking Today and Parking Industry Expo websites, and have the opportunity to present 1 of 5 Parking Today Awards during the event.

Available award categories:  Best New Parking Structure; Sustainability Award; Lifetime Achievement Award.  SOLD Customer Service Excellence; SOLD Technical Innovation/Innovative Parking Solution;

Sponsorship includes:
  • Company branded as premier sponsor on all marketing materials
  • Act as an award presenter
  • Premier placed table with signage
  • Two minute Sponsor promotional video to be shown during event
  • Feature page on the event website
  • Prime placement of logo on Parking Today Awards backdrop
  • Scrolling individual slide with sponsorship ad/logo on screen(s)
  • Opportunity to add items to PIE show bag
  • 4 complimentary attendee registrations
  • Promotion on the Parking Today and Parking Industry Expo web sites, social media and event e-newsletters

PIE 2019 Smart Parking/Smart Cities Symposium Sponsorship  – $5,000  ( 1 available )

Parking Industry Expo is pleased to offer an exclusive event sponsorship for the Smart Parking / Smart Cities Symposium. This unique sponsorship opportunity to show your support of the parking industry and be seen as a leader in the Smart Cities movement among your parking industry peers. Sponsor will be included in pre-event mailings and communications, featured on the Parking Today and Parking Industry Expo website, and have the opportunity to act as our official Master of Ceremonies for this exciting event.

  • Overall corporate sponsor of symposium.  Company logo will be up on screen during the day and all promotional materials promoting this symposium
  • Company branded as premier sponsor on all marketing materials
  • Feature page on the event website
  • Opportunity to introduce speakers and sessions
  • Presentation of Smart Cities project.  Preferably, we would like your customer and any other vendors working on project to participate so the audience gets all points   
  • Prime placement of logo on Smart Parking/Smart Cities Backdrop
  • Scrolling individual slide with sponsorship ad/logo on screen (s) throughout the event
  • Opportunity to add items to PIE show bag
  • Promotion on the Parking Today and Parking Industry Expo web sites, social media and event e-newsletters

Parking Today Show Issue Belly Band Wrap, on-site  – $5,000

Promote your participation at PIE 2019 with a “wrap” on the official on-site version of the PIE show issue of Parking Today magazine.   Provided in the show bag to all PIE 2019 attendees.

  • Limited availability, must be exhibiting company, only 1 available, first come, first served.  
  • Details and specifications to be provided.

Parking Today Show Issue Belly Band Wrap, mailing issue  – $7,000

Promote your participation at PIE 2019 with a “wrap” on the official mailed version of the PIE show issue of Parking Today magazine.   Mailed in advance of PIE 2019 to over 18,000 Parking Today subscribers.

  • Limited availability, must be exhibiting company, only 1 available, first come, first served. 
  • Details and specifications to be provided.

Parking Today Show Issue Post-Card insert, on-site  – $3,000

Promote your participation at PIE 2019 with a “post-card blow in insert” in the official PIE show issue of Parking Today magazine.   Provided in the show bag to all PIE 2019 attendees.

  • Limited availability, must be exhibiting company, no competitors, first come, first served.
  • Details and specifications to be provided.   Max 4.25” x 6”

Parking Today Show Issue Post-Card insert, mailing issue  – $5,000

Promote your participation at PIE 2019 with a “post-card blow in insert” in the official mailed version of the PIE show issue of Parking Today magazine.   Mailed in advance of PIE 2019 to over 18,000 Parking Today subscribers.

  • Limited availability, must be exhibiting company, no competitors, first come, first served.
  • Details and specifications to be provided.  Max 4.25” x 6” 

Email Blasts, Pre-show - $850  ( 6 available )

Announce your company’s presence at PIE 2019 to the largest database of parking industry professionals ahead of the show.   Only Parking Today reaches ALL of the parking industry and this is your exclusive opportunity to promote your company to over 10,000 parking professionals.

The following must be provided in order to process your email blast: 

1. HTML Code 

2. Ideal width 600-650 pixels; length unlimited 

3. Subject Line 

4. From Label (the name to appear in the recipient's inbox) 

5. Reply to Email Address 

6. Text Version 

7. Test List 

8. Backup PDF for visual reference 


Email Blasts, Post-show - $500  ( 5 available )

Follow up with your customized message to all verified attendees at PIE 2018 at the Hyatt Regency O’Hare in Rosemont, IL.

The following must be provided in order to process your email blast: 

1. HTML Code 

2. Ideal width 600-650 pixels; length unlimited 

3. Subject Line 

4. From Label (the name to appear in the recipient's inbox) 

5. Reply to Email Address 

6. Text Version 

7. Test List 

8. Backup PDF for visual reference


Meter Board Posters - $850  ( 3 SOLD / 5 available )

Promote your company’s presence on the show floor or in the common area in the Hyatt Regency O’Hare and the PIE registration desk.  

Free Standing / Double-Sided.  Customer to provide camera ready artwork.

Artwork dimensions : Final size: 38 1/8” x 96” + 1/2” bleed   Live area: 37” wide x 92” high

**keep bottom 6" clear of content to accommodate meter board stand.

( Price includes cost of meter board )


PIE Custom Carpet Graphics  – $500

Promote your exhibit space with a custom Carpet Graphic Sticker placed directly in front of your exhibit space on the show floor.

Provide your custom artwork for this new promotional item.   Size 36” wide x 24” deep.

 - Limited availability, must be exhibiting company, no competitors, first come, first served.


PIE Educational Program Room Sponsorship  – $1,500  ( 4 available )  

Sponsorship of 1 of 4 Seminar Rooms at PIE 2019.   Your company will be provided opportunity to welcome attendees and introduce all speakers presenting in the selected location.   Welcome message providing brief introduction of products or services offered by company.

Sponsorship includes: 

  • Company indicated as official sponsor on promotional materials   
  • Dedicated promotional ad included in PIE show promotions in PT magazine
  • eBlast promoting sessions being presented in select room to PT subscriber base
  • Opportunity to provide promotional items or materials to attendees in room

PIE 2019 Education Track Sponsorship  – $2,000  ( SOLD )  

Unique opportunity to develop and sponsor 2 educational sessions at PIE 2019.   Your company will develop and propose 2 individual seminar sessions focusing on the topic or industry of your choice ( to be approved by show management )   Sponsorship includes: 

  • Company indicated as official sponsor on promotional materials   
  • Dedicated web page on PIE show web site
  • Dedicated promotional ad included in PIE show promotions in PT magazine
  • eBlast promoting sessions to PT subscriber base
  • 2 complimentary PIE show registrations


PIE 2019 Marketing Sponsorships

Limited availability, must be exhibiting company, no competitors, first come, first served.  Production and supply of sponsorship materials are responsibility of individual sponsor companies.

 

PIE 2019 Social Media Photo Station  – $4,500  ( SOLD OUT )   

Official sponsor of the new PIE 2019 Social Media Photo Station.   Photo station to be placed in high-traffic area in common area near PIE registration desk -or- main show floor entrance.   Don’t miss out on this new sponsorship opportunity where attendees are certain to take advantage of this new service provided by your company.   This free standing unit is partially or fully wrapped with a custom graphic representing your brand. Each photo taken at the selfie station is branded with a custom photo frame that you also get to design. From the stand, attendees and exhibitors, can immediately share to all of their social media platforms.

  • Limited availability, must be exhibiting company, only 2 available, first come, first served.  
  • Details and specifications to be provided.

 

WiFi Service - $5,000  ( 2 available )  SOLD OUT

Your company featured as one of two sponsors of WiFi service for all attendees during PIE 2019.  Splash page promoting your company’s products and services prior to each and every login to the system during all 4 days.


PIE Party Drink Tickets Distribution Machine - $4,500

Become the official PIE Party Drink Ticket Machine.    All attendees which are attending our Parking Today Cocktail Party will receive 2 Drink Tickets by scanning their badges.  Sponsorship opportunity for manufacturers of parking ticket spitter machines / automated pay stations.    Product to be displayed in high-traffic common area near registration.

Machines must be capable of accepting “bar codes” via scanner capabilities.  

Scanner capable machines to read bar-code generated with Attendee Badges at registration.

May consider having a company representative available at machine during ticket distribution.


Parking Today’s “California Beach Party” Sponsorships - $1,500  ( 3 SOLD / 1 available )

PIE’s Cocktail Parties are always fun and packed with attendees and exhibitors alike.   This year’s party features an evening of Networking Activities, Music, Drinks and Hors D’oeuvres.  As an official sponsor, your company will be showcased on all “California Beach Party” tickets.  Also includes signage indicating your company as an official sponsor of this year’s special “California Beach Party” at the Hyatt Regency O’Hare!


PIE Hotel Key Sponsorship - $2,500   SOLD OUT

Include your company’s name and logo on every PIE 2019 hotel guest room key at the Hyatt Regency O’Hare in Rosemont, IL.  Single side of up to 1,200 room keys available for this exclusive sponsorship opportunity.


PIE Notepads - $2,000   SOLD OUT

Included in each PIE attendee’s goody bag, this 50 sheet notepad will include your company’s name and logo on each sheet.  That’s over 50,000 opportunities for your company to be “noted” during PIE 2018.  ( Sponsor price DOES NOT include cost of note pads )


PIE Official Show Opening Parking Gate - $1,000  SOLD OUT

Have your parking gate featured at the opening of the PIE 2019 show floor.

( Sponsor supplies gate )

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