HOSTED BYSponsorship Proposal & Event Information Thursday August 25 6pm-9pm Sutton Place Hotel 21 East Bellevue Pl Chicago, IL 60611
THE EVENTCece & Melinda of Raymi Productions created The Taste of the Gold Coast in 2009. The Taste of theGold Coast assembles the top neighborhood restaurants where the head chefs offered delectabletastes off their gourmet menus. The First Annual “Taste of The Gold Coast” took place at the SuttonPlace Hotel in 2009, this year will mark the Third Annual Taste of the Gold Coast. The Taste of the GoldCoast is open to the public with tickets available online and at the door and bringing in hundreds ofguests each year.The North Dearborn Association is partnered with The Taste of the Gold Coast as the official non-profit beneficiary. The North Dearborn Association has been serving the Gold Coast for over 50 yearsand is an influential organization dedicated to the preservation and beautification of its ChicagoNear North neighborhood. A portion of the proceeds from the event will be donated to the NDA.We are proud to announce that this year Alderman Brendan Reilly (of Chicago’s 42nd Ward) and hiswife will emcee the event. Other notable Chicagoans including Candace Jordan, Formermodel/actress and society blogger will attend as honorary guests.We invite your company to sponsor one of the newest most talked about annual events in Chicagothat will further market your brand. Visibility within the Third Annual Taste of the Gold Coast willradiate with top-class floor design, high-impact signage and exposure through the official eventbooklet and media coverage.Video and photos from the previous years can be found online at at www.raymiproductions.com.
2010 PARTICIPATING RESTAURANTS • Tavern on Rush • Cape Cod • Carmine’s • Devon Seafood Grill • Il Mulino • RA Sushi • McCormick & Schmicks • Merlo on Maple • Saloon Steakhouse • Whiskey Bar & Schmicks Carmine’s Il Mulino McCormick2010 PARTICIPATING SPONSORS THE NORTH DEARBORN ASSOCIATION
MARKETINGGobo Light Tavern on RushRestaurant SignageCoupon Post Card PosterEvent Booklet Event Step and Repeat
2010 ADVERTISINGRed Eye NewspaperCirculation: 250,000The North DearbornAssociation’s (NDA)Annual Garden WalkApprox 800 guestsNDA e-blastsApprox 3,500 readersSheque e-blastsApprox 70,000 readersEfete Select Food e-blasts Red Eye AdApprox 5,000 readersGenuine Chicago e-blasts Chicago Latino Network e-blastsApprox 10,000 readers Approx 43,000 readersCheeky Chicago e-blasts Maven e-blastsApprox 12,000 readers Approx 9,000 readers*All 2011 Ad buys have not yet been determined. Skyline Magazine, Chicago Magazine e-blasts andChicago Social Magazine will be included for 2011.
PROMOTION / MEDIA COVERAGETV SegmentsCBS Monsters in the MorningFOX News Good Day ChicagoNBC 10 o’clock NewsRadioAM 1530 Kevin Moore ShowArticles Good Morning Chicago InterviewNBCchicago.com “Tonight, Taste of the Gold Coast” FOX NewsSkyline Newspaper “Good Ideas Out of Nowhere”The Chi Guide “A Foodies Chicago Food Festival”Picture PagesToday’s Chicago Woman Magazine - October 2010Chicago Social Magazine - December 2010NDA Fall NewsletterVolume 5 / Issue 5Chicago Notables Present During the EventAlderman Brendan Reilly: Alderman of Chicago’s 42nd WardAnna Davlantes: Good Day Chicago Co-Anchor (FOX)Lou Canellis: Sports Anchor – FOX Chicago NewsD.C. Crenshaw: Executive Producer & Host of Game Time DineVanessa Hall: Assistant Press Secretary of the Mayor’s Press OfficeMarcus Riley: www.nbc5.com Manager of Web Development Picture Pages Chicago Social Magazine Dec 2010Check PresentersParticipating restaurants placed promo cards in their check presenters during the month of August
2010 ENTERTAINMENT & HIGHLIGHTS Vocalist Nan Mason & Multi-Instrumentalist Terry Higgins Second Floor Joe Ferrar – Live Jazz Third Floor*Confirmed entertainment for 2011 includes: Vocalist Nan Mason & Multi Instrumentalist TerryHiggins on the second floor and Lynne Jordan and the Shivers on the third floor!
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2011 SPONSORSHIP PACKAGES$2500 - Full Sponsorship Package • Table at the event • Full page ad in the event booklet • Brand inclusion in all event invitations, promotions & social media • Brand inclusion in 10,000 fliers • Brand inclusion in 100 posters • Logo inclusion in all paid advertising (TBD) • Skyscraper banner (160x600 pixles) on the Raymi Productions website (Month of August) Approx 4,000 hits per month$1500 - Partial Sponsorship Package Includes everything above in the ‘Full Sponsorship Package’ except for having a table at the event.$750 - Full Page Ad in Event Booklet Full page advertisement in the official event booklet which features all of the participating chefs & restaurants. Booklet Dimensions: 8.5inx5.5in Ad Dimensions: 8.5inx5.5in / 4 Color / No bleed.$500 - Half Page Ad in Event Booklet Half page advertisement in the official event booklet which features all of the participating chefs & restaurants. Booklet Dimensions: 8.5inx5.5in Ad Dimensions: 5.5inx4.25in /4 Color / No bleed.$300 - Quarter Page Ad in Event Booklet Quarter page advertisement in the official event booklet which features all of the participating chefs & restaurants. Booklet Dimensions: 8.5inx5.5in Ad Dimensions: 2.75inx4.25in / 4 Color / No bleed.
Sponsorship Proposal & Event Information www.raymiproductions.com Thursday August 25 6pm-9pm Sutton Place Hotel 21 East Bellevue Pl Chicago, IL 60611