Sponsorships

For information regarding sponsorships, please email Rebekah Babovic or call 803.733.1138.

33rd Annual Golf Tournament

April 26, 2018 | Fort Jackson Golf Course

The Columbia Chamber’s Annual Golf Tournament is one of the top partner events of the year. Come spend a day playing golf with the movers and shakers of the Columbia business sector. The event is limited to 256 players. These players have the opportunity to spend the day on the course with other partners, while enjoying the hospitality of our sponsors.

Golf Tournament Sponsorship Information

Chamber Conversations: Gubernatorial Candidate Series

March 13: Phil Noble, March 27: Lt. Gov. Kevin Bryant, and April 27: Marguerite Willis Palmetto Club, 11:30AM-1:30PM

Interested in sponsoring the Gubernatorial Candidates Series? Sponsorship includes logo placement on marketing, social media, and signage at the event, plus attendance and lunch for your company.

All candidates have been invited to participate. Additional dates will be announced as they are confirmed.

For more information or to confirm your sponsorship, please email Rebekah Babovic or call 803.733.1138.

Partner Orientation

Learn how to get involved with the Columbia Chamber and maximize your partnership experience! We encourage our new Chamber members to attend one of our quarterly Partner Orientation meetings. Meet the Chamber staff, introduce your business, familiarize yourself with the variety of benefits we offer and get connected! Topics covered include: Networking Events, Special Events, Marketing Services, Governmental Priorities, Programs, Councils and Communications. Upcoming Partner Orientations will take place on January 17, 2018; April 18, 2018; and July 18, 2018.

Presenting Sponsor (Exclusive) – $500

  • Exclusive recognition as the Presenting Sponsor of specified Partner Orientation
  • Recognition on event marketing with logo
  • Opportunity to showcase products, services, coupons, and literature to Chamber Partners
  • Logo on event signage and registration displays
  • Opportunity to provide promotional materials (gifts, special discounts or offers) to Chamber Partners
  • Opportunity to provide door prize(s) during sponsored Partner Orientation
  • Company name listing on the Columbia Chamber calendar with sponsored Partner Orientation
  • Announcement via social media of sponsorship (Facebook and/or Twitter)
  • Company name and hyperlink on the Chamber website for sponsored Partner Orientation

All sponsorships must be approved by the Event Committee.

All sponsors must be a current Chamber Partner in good standing. 

For more information regarding events or sponsorships, please email Rebekah Babovic or call 803.733.1138.

Partner Engagement

Engaging Partners is one of the primary goals of the Columbia Chamber. Providing opportunities for growth through networking is one way we accomplish this goal. Partners of the Columbia Chamber have the opportunity to gather with fellow Partners in an informal setting that won’t disrupt the busy workday. Partner Engagements are a fun and rewarding way to meet people from different industries and highlight your business after hours.

Host Sponsor (Exclusive) – Free

  • Exclusive recognition as the Host Sponsor of specified Partner Engagement
  • Provide venue at no charge
  • Provide at least two food items, at least one alcoholic* and non-alcoholic beverages, and necessary paper plates, napkins, cups, and utensils for at least 50 guests at no charge
  • Recognition on event marketing with logo
  • Opportunity to showcase products, services, coupons, and literature to Chamber Partners
  • Logo on event signage and registration displays
  • Opportunity to provide promotional materials (gifts, special discounts or offers) to Chamber Partners
  • Opportunity to provide door prize(s) during sponsored Partner Engagement
  • Company name listing on the Columbia Chamber calendar with sponsored Partner Engagement
  • Announcement via social media of sponsorship (Facebook and/or Twitter)
  • Pictures taken at the event will be posted on www.facebook.com/ColumbiaChamber
  • Company name and hyperlink on the Chamber website for sponsored Partner Orientation

*Any Host Sponsor agrees to accept all duties and responsibilities concerning the service of alcohol. Responsibility for supervising the service of alcohol and not over serving individual patrons is that of the Host Sponsor. The Columbia Chamber is not responsible for any matter concerning the service of alcohol. The Columbia Chamber is not a licensee or vendor of alcohol. 

All Partner Engagement sponsorships must be approved by the Events Committee.

All sponsors must be a current Chamber Partner in good standing.

Current Host Sponsors

  • January 18, 2018: Dave & Buster’s
  • February 8, 2018: Capital City Club
  • March 8, 2018: Inn at USC
  • April 12, 2018: Tallulah
  • May 10, 2018: BMW
  • June 14, 2018: Swamp Cabbage
  • August 9, 2018: Columbia Museum of Art
  • September 8, 2018: EdVenture

For more information regarding events or sponsorships, please email Rebekah Babovic or call 803.733.1138.

116th Annual Gala

October 4, 2018 | Columbia Metropolitan Convention Center

The Columbia Chamber’s Annual Gala is the region’s premier business event. This event celebrates Chamber successes of the past year and looks ahead to the future. The Annual Gala also honors our Ambassador of the Year and recognizes the changing of the Chairman and the Board of Directors.

Gala Sponsorship Information