Sponsorships

2022 Columbia Impact Awards

What are the Columbia Impact Awards?
The dedication of outstanding organizations and individuals – continually striving to be the best and improving their community in the process – makes the Columbia region a vibrant place to visit, live, and do business. The Columbia Chamber’s Impact Awards recognizes dedication to excellence in the following categories: Cathy Novinger Trailblazer Award, Diversity and Inclusion, Small Business Award, Golden Nail Award, and the Partner of the Year Award. Show your support for your fellow Partners and your community.

Why Sponsor?
Our Partners represent some of the region’s most important and influential corporate leaders, small business owners, young professionals, educators, and more. Sponsor the Columbia Impact Awards to show your support of the Chamber and our distinguished honorees.

Presenting Sponsor: $5,000 - Exclusive

  • Exclusive recognition as the Presenting Sponsor
  • Top billing in all event advertising
  • Company name to follow event title in media references (i.e. Presented by: Company Name)
  • Two Outdoor Billboards
  • Exclusive Announcement of sponsorship on social media
  • Company name and hyperlink on the event registration page
  • Recognition in Columbia Impact Awards specific eCommunications
  • Opportunity for live video on social media prior to the event or animated graphic ad
  • Opportunity to show a company commercial during the virtual event
  • Ten tickets to attend virtual event
  • Sponsorship fulfillment report

Keynote Speaker Sponsor: $5,000 - Exclusive

  • Exclusive recognition as the Keynote Speaker Sponsor
  • Announcement of sponsorship on social media
  • Company name and hyperlink on the event registration page
  • Recognition in Columbia Impact Awards specific eCommunications
  • Company name listed with award announcement eBlast
  • Opportunity to show a company commercial during the virtual event
  • Logo appears on screen before Keynote Address
  • Eight tickets to attend virtual event
  • Sponsorship fulfillment report
  • First right of renewal to sponsor at this level next year

Production Sponsor: $5,000 - Exclusive

  • Exclusive recognition as the Production Sponsor
  • Announcement of sponsorship on social media
  • Company name and hyperlink on the event registration page
  • Recognition in Columbia Impact Awards specific eCommunications
  • Opportunity to show a company commercial during the virtual event
  • Eight tickets to attend virtual event
  • Sponsorship fulfillment report
  • First right of renewal to sponsor at this level next year

Cathy Novinger Trailblazer Award Sponsor: $5,000 - Exclusive

  • Exclusive recognition as the Cathy Novinger Trailblazer Award Sponsor
  • Announcement of sponsorship on social media
  • Company name and hyperlink on the event registration page
  • Recognition in Columbia Impact Awards specific eCommunications
  • Company name listed with award announcement eBlast
  • Company name on the Cathy Novinger Trailblazer Award
  • Logo appears on screen during the presentation of the Cathy Novinger Trailblazer Award
  • Opportunity for a company representative to present the Cathy Novinger Trailblazer Award (This benefit is fulfilled post-event)
  • Official digital photo with company representative and Award Winner (This benefit is fulfilled post-event)
  • Eight tickets to attend virtual event
  • Sponsorship fulfillment report
  • First right of renewal to sponsor at this level next year

Small Business of the Year Award Sponsor: $5,000 - Exclusive

  • Exclusive recognition as the Small Business of the Year Award Sponsor
  • Announcement of sponsorship on social media
  • Company name and hyperlink on the event registration page
  • Recognition in Columbia Impact Awards specific eCommunications
  • Company name listed with award announcement eBlast
  • Company name on the Small Business of the Year Award
  • Logo appears on screen during the presentation of the Small Business of the Year Award
  • Opportunity for a company representative to present the Small Business of the Year Award (This benefit is fulfilled post-event)
  • Official digital photo with company representative and Award Winner (This benefit is fulfilled post-event)
  • Eight tickets to attend virtual event
  • Sponsorship fulfillment report
  • First right of renewal to sponsor at this level next year

Diversity & Inclusion Award Sponsor: $5,000 - Exclusive

  • Exclusive recognition as the Diversity & Inclusion Award Sponsor
  • Announcement of sponsorship on social media
  • Company name and hyperlink on the event registration page
  • Recognition in Columbia Impact Awards specific eCommunications
  • Company name listed with award announcement eBlast
  • Company name on the Diversity & Inclusion Award
  • Logo appears on screen during the presentation of the Diversity & Inclusion Award
  • Opportunity for a company representative to present the Diversity & Inclusion Award (This benefit is fulfilled post-event)
  • Official digital photo with company representative and Award Winner (This benefit is fulfilled post-event)
  • Eight tickets to attend virtual event
  • Sponsorship fulfillment report
  • First right of renewal to sponsor at this level next year

Golden Nail Awards Sponsor: $5,000 - Exclusive

  • Exclusive recognition as the Golden Nail Awards Sponsor
  • Announcement of sponsorship on social media
  • Company name and hyperlink on the event registration page
  • Recognition in Columbia Impact Awards specific eCommunications
  • Company name listed with award announcement eBlast
  • Opportunity to show a company commercial during the virtual event
  • Logo or Company Name on all Golden Nail Awards
  • Logo appears on screen during the presentations of the Golden Nail Awards
  • Eight tickets to attend virtual event
  • Sponsorship fulfillment report
  • First right of renewal to sponsor at this level next year

Welcome Sponsor: $4,000 - Exclusive

  • Exclusive recognition as the Welcome Sponsor
  • Announcement of sponsorship on social media
  • Company name and hyperlink on the event registration page
  • Recognition in Columbia Impact Awards specific eCommunications
  • Opportunity to provide digital welcome to be displayed while guests wait to enter the virtual event
  • Eight tickets to attend virtual event
  • Sponsorship fulfillment report
  • First right of renewal to sponsor at this level next year

Virtual Sponsor: $2,000 - Exclusive

  • Exclusive recognition as the Virtual Sponsor
  • Announcement of sponsorship on social media
  • Company name and hyperlink on the event registration page
  • Company name on all pre-event marketing including program
  • Company name on event survey (i.e. Survey Sponsored By: Company Name)
  • Recognition in Columbia Impact Awards specific eCommunications
  • Opportunity to show a stationary sponsor message during the virtual event
  • Six tickets to attend virtual event
  • Sponsorship fulfillment report
  • First right of renewal to sponsor at this level next year

Golden Nail Supporter Sponsor: $750 - Limited Availability

Only companies or businesses that participated in the development of the winning Golden Nail Award project are eligible for this sponsorship.

  • Recognition as a Golden Nail Supporter Sponsor
  • Company name and hyperlink on the event registration page
  • Recognition in Columbia Impact Awards specific eCommunications
  • Company logo listed on digital signage during the event
  • Company name will be mentioned in event script along with winning project
  • Opportunity to receive professionally produced clip of your highlighted project for future use
  • Four tickets to attend virtual event
  • First right of renewal to sponsor at this level next year

Silver Sponsor: $500 - Limited Availability

  • Recognition as a Silver Sponsor
  • Company name and hyperlink on the event registration page
  • Recognition in Columbia Impact Awards specific eCommunications
  • Company logo listed on digital signage during the event
  • Four tickets to attend virtual event
  • First right of renewal to sponsor at this level next year

Bronze Sponsor: $200 - Limited Availability

  • Recognition as a Bronze Sponsor
  • Company name and hyperlink on the event registration page
  • Recognition in Columbia Impact Awards specific eCommunications
  • Company logo listed on digital signage during the event
  • Two tickets to attend virtual event
  • First right of renewal to sponsor at this level next year

For more information regarding sponsorships or events, please email Hilary Bell or call (803) 733-1115.