Exhibitor Opportunities

Sponsorship Levels

Diamond

$10,000
  • Year-Round MMPA Membership*
  • $7,500 without MMPA Membership
  • 2 Booth Spaces (8' X 10' each)
  • Social Sponsorship**: 1 included; additional for $500 each
  • 10 Conference Attendee Registrations
  • Access to Attendee List
  • Pre-Show Marketing: All, with Logo

Platinum

$5,000
  • Year-Round MMPA Membership*
  • $3,750 without MMPA Membership
  • 1 Booth Space (8' X 10')
  • Social Sponsorship**: Available for $500 each
  • 8 Conference Attendee Registrations
  • Access to Attendee List
  • Pre-Show Marketing: All, with Name

Gold

$3,000
  • Year-Round MMPA Membership*
  • $2,250 without MMPA Membership
  • 1 Booth Space (8' X 10')
  • Social Sponsorship**: Available for $1,000 each
  • 6 Conference Attendee Registrations
  • Access to Attendee List
  • Pre-Show Marketing: Most

Silver

$1,500
  • Year-Round MMPA Membership*
  • $1,125 without MMPA Membership
  • 1 Booth Space (8' X 10')
  • Social Sponsorship**: Available for $1,000 each
  • 4 Conference Attendee Registrations
  • Pre-Show Marketing: Some

Bronze

$750
  • Year-Round MMPA Membership*
  • $600 without MMPA Membership
  • 1 Booth Space (8' X 10')
  • Social Sponsorship**: Available for $1,000 each
  • 2 Conference Attendee Registrations
  • Pre-Show Marketing: Where available

Booths

Booths were assigned based on sponsorship level, membership to Minnesota Milk, and date payment was received. All booths were 8’ x 10’ (except for Diamond Sponsors which were 16’ x 10’).

All booths include:

  • 1 – 8’ draped table
  • 2 – chairs
  • Backdrop and side curtains
  • Electricity (you must indicate if you will need it)

Attendee List

Exclusive to MMPA Associate Gold, Platinum and Diamond Members!
A complete list of all attendees who registered for the Conference.

Pre-Show Marketing

Included recognition in radio advertising, press releases and printed marketing materials including brochures, advertisements, and publications.

*Year-Round MMPA Membership

Associate MMPA Membership allows you to show your support for Minnesota’s dairy farms and their policy and education association. Your support allows us to have a presence at the State Capitol, put on educational programming, and convene thought leaders for Minnesota dairy.

Other benefits include:

  • Advertising in conjunction with Dairy Conference and Expo, Dairy Management Workshops, Dairy Day at the Capitol, Mentorship Program, and our Dairy Tour will include your name at the same rate as the “Pre-Show Marketing” seen above.
  • Diamond, Platinum, and Gold members have the opportunity to serve on our Education, Membership, and/or Policy committees, sitting side-by-side with Minnesota’s dairy farmer leaders.
  • Insider Newsletter: You’ll be listed in the directory of our 4x/year print newsletter at the level of sponsorship, and receive copies proportional to your membership.
  • Discounts on advertising in our exclusive Insider newsletter sent to Minnesota Milk producer members and associate members.
  • Website and Dairy Star: Be listed in these annual directories as a sponsor at the corresponding sponsorship level.
  • Minnesota Milk Minute: Our Friday e-newsletter finds its way to 2,000 email inboxes. Your level of sponsorship will determine how often your are listed as a sponsor (monthly to annually).
  • Associate Member meetings throughout the state will allow you to hear about what is happening behind the scenes at Minnesota Milk and the capitol, and allow for input on the direction of future initiatives.

**Social Sponsorships

Social Sponsorships were $1,000 each except for Diamond (one included, $500 for each additional) and Platinum ($500 each) levels.

Tuesday Lunch

Allow for 2-minute introduction of company before/after meal, name in all advertising as sponsor, signage at event.

Tuesday Social and Auction

Allow for 2-minute introduction of company once during the social and auction, name in all advertising as sponsor, signage at event.

Tuesday Concert

Allow for 2-minute introduction of company during concert, welcome to the dinner, name in all advertising as sponsor, signage at event.

Tuesday Hospitality Suites

Opportunity to be one of four companies hosting a hospitality suite. Includes 100 paper invitations to your suite to pass out at the event.

Wednesday Breakfast

Allow for 2-minute introduction of company during the middle and at the conclusion of event, name in all advertising as sponsor, signage at event.

Wednesday Awards Luncheon

Allow for 2-minute introduction of company before/after meal, name in all advertising as sponsor, signage at event.