Sponsorship Opportunities

Celebrate. Collaborate. Connect.

Workforce Week is ABC’s annual celebration of the best in merit shop construction recognizes the contributions of members, chapters and craft professionals to the construction industry and their dedication to excellence. Being a sponsor and/or exhibitor connects your company with every aspect of the week!

Celebrate

Opening Night Party Sponsor 

Title Sponsor- $45,000 (one available)

Platinum Sponsor- $25,000 (two available)
Tuesday, Feb. 28
A guaranteed highlight of the conference, we’ll work with you to make this sunset gala at the Hilton Fort Lauderdale Marina a truly memorable occasion for all attendees. All attendees are invited—board members, chapter staff, National Craft Championship competitors and more! This great networking opportunity is the ultimate forum for your company to promote your products and services. Plus, you can customize your sponsorship: additional branding opportunities are available. 

Excellence in Construction® Awards

Wednesday, March 1
The EIC awards recognize the industry’s most innovative and high-quality construction projects across the country, along with achievement in safety and diversity. The awards are presented during a lavish gala.

Presenting Sponsor - $75,000

Align your company with the prestigious Excellence in Construction Awards program (EIC) from the call for submissions through the post-event wrap-up. As *THE* presenting sponsor, your company’s commitment to excellence will be highlighted to all eligible contractors across the country, as well as the winners at the event.

Contractor of the Year Sponsor - $35,000


Platinum Program Sponsor - $25,000

Exclusive recognition during the presentation of the Eagle, Safety or Diversity awards.

Gold Sponsor - $10,000
Select one of the following specialty sponsorships:
  • Pre-event Reception Sponsor:
    Network with the EIC gala attendees at this pre-event reception. Includes branded cocktail napkins and signage.
  • Post-event Reception Sponsor:
    Network with the gala attendees at this post-event reception. Includes branded cocktail napkins and signage.
  • Entertainment Sponsor:
    Add your company’s signature touch on the evening’s entertainment. Work with ABC’s conference planning and sponsorship team to create a special event that attendees will long remember.
Chapter Awards Breakfast - $15,000 (available to two co-sponsors)
Thursday, March 2
Align your organization with the event that honors ABC chapter staff.     

Collaborate

Opening General Session with Keynote Speaker Sponsor - $20,000
Wednesday, March 1
Welcome all attendees during the Opening General Session! In addition to the sponsorship benefits listed above, you will receive:

  • Opportunity to introduce the keynote speaker
  • Company logo onscreen during your introduction
  • Opportunity to place your marketing collateral on every chair in the keynote session
  • Opportunity to submit an attendee gift item
  • Recognition on signage outside the ballroom
General Session with Speaker Sponsor - $20,000
Thursday, March 2
Energize attendees on the second day of education! In addition to the sponsorship benefits listed above, you will receive:
  • Opportunity to introduce the speaker
  • Company logo onscreen during your introduction
  • Opportunity to place your marketing collateral on every chair in the session
  • Opportunity to submit an attendee gift it
  • Recognition on signage outside the ballroom
Be among the thought leaders presenting at this year’s conference!
Five focus areas, 25 sessions, hundreds of attendees—your chance to set yourself apart from your competitors. Sponsor one session or pick multiple sessions in different tracks. Choose from:
  • Business Management
  • Project Management
  • Safety
  • Technology
  • Workforce Development
Education Sponsor
Limit of three per focus area at $10,000 each or $30,000 for exclusivity. Choose one of the five education focus areas to be aligned with for a session or throughout the conference. Included in this sponsorship is the opportunity to give a one- to two-minute introduction for your organization during the education session(s).

Sponsored Session/Workshop Sponsor - $10,000

Become part of the official education schedule with a one-hour session designed to introduce new skills, tools and concepts to the construction audience. Sponsors work with ABC National on topics and speaker and content, and presentation must be approved in advanced.

Breakfast-and-Learn Sponsor - $15,000

Fuel the attendees mind-and-body with this *exclusive* opportunity.

Innovation Theater Sponsor - $7,500

Live demos in the ABC Innovation Theater in the exhibit hall provide attendees an opportunity to see exciting products and services from leading suppliers to the construction industry. It’s the latest and greatest in technology and innovation is changing how we work.     

Connect

Exhibit Hall Lunch Sponsor - $7,500 (Available to three co-sponsors)
Wednesday, March 1
Join all attendees for lunch on the NCC expo floor. It’s the official opening of the exhibit hall, packed with live product demonstrations and the return of the popular Innovation Theater. This is an excellent opportunity to place your brand in front of conference attendees

Recharge Station Sponsor - $10,000 per station

Logo, signage and video displayed on each recharge station set up for attendees to power laptops, tablets and phones. While recharging, attendees will be exposed to your brand and messaging in the lounge space.

Directional Boot Print Sponsor - $5,000

Lead attendees from select hotels to the convention center with this exclusive, personalized sponsorship.

Lanyards Sponsor - $5,000

You supply the lanyards branded with your company logo worn by over 500 attendees.* All lanyards must be the break-away style.

Conference Tote Bags Sponsor - $5,000

Attendees will be carrying around the official event bag imprinted with your company name and logo (pre-approved by ABC). Sponsorship price does not include cost of tote bags.

Water Bottle Sponsor - $10,000

Provide refreshment to all attendees throughout the week. In addition to every attendee receiving a branded reusable water bottle (co-branded with ABC), water stations will highlight your company

Pre-event Email Sponsor - $5,000

Be the exclusive sponsor of the email that is sent to all attendees with important information about the upcoming conference events. Pre-conference emails have the highest open and click-through rates!

Wi-Fi Sponsor


Annual Celebration Events App Sponsor - $10,000

Exclusive sponsorship provides high-exposure placement in the app in order to drive traffic to your company’s onsite presence or website. Splash page, promoted post, and direct link from drop down menu.

Private Dinner Sponsor - $12,500 (plus cost of food and beverage)

Wine and dine targeted attendees (depending on availability).

Coffee Break Sponsor - $5,000 per break (inquire about upgrading)
Network with attendees during breaks between sessions. Upgrade the coffee for additional wow factor.


National Craft Championship Sponsorships


Presenting Sponsor - Please inquire for pricing
Become *the* sponsor of the National Craft Championships! Your brand will become synonymous with the best of the best in the construction industry.

Competition Sponsor - Please inquire for pricing

Align your company with one of the 15 craft competitions that occurs during the NCC. Only one per competition, so act fast! 

Premium Sponsor - $30,000

Sponsorship includes one of the following:
  • Trading Cards - have your logo on the NCC Trading Cards, one of the highlights of the week
  • Competitor and Judge Lunch (Thursday)
  • VIP Area Sponsor
Additional benefits include:
  • One (1) 20x20 exhibitor booth space in NCC hall
  • Four (4) registrations
  • Use of NCC sponsor logo
  • On-screen introduction during the Careers in Construction Awards ceremony
  • Promoted post on ABC Events app
  • Banner (provided by company) placed in one competition area
  • Registration bag insert (provided by company)
  • Tool-box talk (must be approved by ABC)
Platinum Sponsor - $20,000
Sponsorship includes one of the following:
  • Careers in Construction Awards Breakfast
    • Reserved table in a prominent location
    • Opportunity to place marketing collateral at tables
  • Opening General Session with Keynote Speaker
    • Reserved table in a prominent location
Additional benefits include:
  • One (1) 10x20 exhibitor booth space in NCC hall
  • Four (4) education registrations
  • Use of NCC sponsor logo
  • On-screen introduction during the Careers in Construction Awards ceremony
Gold Sponsor - $15,000
Sponsorship includes one of the following:
  • Guest Lounge (2 available)
  • Charging Station
  • NCC Activity Area, which features cornhole games, giant Jenga and more
Additional benefits include:
  • One (1) 10x10 exhibitor booth space in NCC hall
  • Three (3) education registrations
  • Use of NCC sponsor logo
  • On-screen introduction during the Careers in Construction Awards ceremony
Silver Sponsor - $10,000
Sponsorship includes one of the following:
  • NCC Committee Project Manager Dinner (Monday)
  • Competitor Breakfast and Welcome (Wednesday)
  • Competitor Breakfast (Thursday)
  • Competitor Break
  • Competitor Lunch (Wednesday)
  • Water Bottle Sponsor
Additional benefits include:
  • One (1) 10x10 exhibitor booth space in NCC hall
  • Two (2) education registrations
  • Use of NCC sponsor logo
  • On-screen introduction during the Careers in Construction Awards ceremony
Bronze Sponsor - $6,000
Additional benefits include:
  • Use of NCC sponsor logo
  • On-screen introduction during the Careers in Construction Awards ceremony
Friends of NCC - $5,000
This is your opportunity to support the competition. Get your name or your company’s name listed in the following places by showing your passion for the competition and those involved: banner in expo entrance, Workforce Week Events app, sidebar listing in Construction Executive coverage and a lapel pen to wear to show that you are a supporter