Sevierville, TN
Nov 3-6, 2018
Pigeon Forge, TN
Nov 4-7, 2018

Advertising / Sponsorship

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Free Marketing Tools

As an exhibitor at IGES, we are pleased to offer you complimentary tools and resources to promote your company and booth location to our preregistered buyers before, during and after the show. Please take a moment to review all of the wonderful opportunities available to you this year.

ONLINE DIRECTORY LISTING

NEW for 2017!

As part of our booth package, you receive an online profile with the following features:

  • Select Product Categories (receive 3 free; these will also be displayed in our printed show guide)
  • Company description (up to 500 characters)
  • Product Images (1 free with booth package)
  • Press releases/Product Brochure Upload (1 per booth package)

You can view your profile from the Exhibitor List. If you do not see the items listed above on your profile page, that means you have not updated your profile.

 

Log-in to Sevierville Exhibitor Console
Log-in to Pigeon Forge Exhibitor Console

NOTE: Companies who do not select product category identifiers will not be listed within the Product Category section on the online directory and printed show guide.

PRINT DEADLINE: OCTOBER 2

ACCESS TO SOCIAL MEDIA CHANNELS

Follow Us! Like Us!

All exhibitors are encouraged to become active on our social media sites – Facebook, Instagram and Twitter. Engage with our Buyers, promote your products, advertise show specials … use social networking to draw buyers to your booth onsite!

Facebook
Instagram
Twitter

PRINTED SHOW GUIDE LISTINGS

Each exhibitor will receive listings in three sections of our printed show guide at no-cost.

  • Alphabetical Listing
  • Product Category Listing
  • Product Line Listing

The Alphabetical listing will include the following:
Company Name
Website
City, State
Booth Location

The Product Category listing will include:
Category (listed alphabetically)
Company Name
Booth Location

The Product Line listing will include:
Product line name (list up to 3 for free; this will appear alphabetically)
Company Name
Booth Location

Log-in to Sevierville Exhibitor Console
Log-in to Pigeon Forge Exhibitor Console

NOTE: Companies who do not select product category identifiers will not be listed within the Product Category section in the printed show guide, mobile app or online director.

PRINT DEADLINE: OCTOBER 2

Pre Show & Online

Welcome! We are excited to offer the following opportunities at IGES.

If you have questions or prefer to create your own opportunity, please contact Holly Harris, Group Sales Director to discuss your customized program.

Website Advertising

Advertise booth specials, new product lines or an onsite event.

Two sizes available

Right Rail – 300×150
Anchor Banner – 728×90

Email .png file and URL to link ad to Brady.Kimball@emeraldexpo.com for maximum exposure run of site prior to October 20.

Online Show Planner - Bronze Listing

2 product image uploads, 1 show special listing, 1 press release, 5 product category identifiers, 900 word online description, web URL, company name/address, booth #, logo, enhanced listing icon

Cost: $295

How to purchase:
Sevierville Customers Click Here

Pigeon Forge Customers Click Here

Log in with your company’s ID (found on your invoices) and select “Bronze Listing”

Online Show Planner - Silver Listing

4 product image uploads, 4 show special listing, 4 press release, 8 product category identifiers, 1,200 word online description, web URL, company name/address, booth #, logo, enhanced listing icon.

Cost: $995

How to purchase:
Sevierville Customers Click Here

Pigeon Forge Customers Click Here

Log in with your company’s ID (found on your invoices) and select “Silver Listing”

Online Show Planner - Gold Listing

10 product image uploads, 10 show special listing, 10 press release, 10 product category identifiers, 2,000 word online description, web URL, company name/address, booth #, logo, enhanced listing icon.

Cost: $1,295

How to purchase:
Sevierville Customers Click Here

Pigeon Forge Customers Click Here

Log in with your company’s ID (found on your invoices) and select “Gold Listing”

On-site & Post show

If you have questions or prefer to create your own opportunity, please contact Holly Harris, Group Sales Director to discuss your customized program.

FREE OPPORTUNITY! Send us samples!

Take advantage of this opportunity to place one small item in one of our Opening Day bags at the Sevierville and Pigeon Forge locations. 200 bags will be given away at each venue on Opening Day.
No flyers, post cards or printed materials. Hard goods only. Items may be wrapped and labeled with booth #. Product must arrive at the Shepard Advance Warehouse by October 20, 2017.

Suggested qty: 400

Cost: FREE

Show Directory Advertising

Become a featured exhibitor instantly with a bright and colorful show directory advertisement! An easy and affordable way to stand out from the competition.

Half-page ad: $300

Full-page ad: $600

Contact Kay.Griffith@emeraldexpo.com to purchase.
Click for artwork specs

Artwork Due: September 27, 2017

Above Booth Banner - Two Sizes Available!

Provide attendees with an opportunity to locate you directly on the show floor with a bright banner, directly above your booth.

Sponsor must create and submit artwork and must adhere to IGES specifications. Specification sheet will follow via email.

Cost: 10×5 – $1,625
Cost: 10×10 – $3,245

Interested? Email us!

Aisle Tile

Aisle tiles are an incredibly effective way to get Attention of our Buyers because everyone has to walk on the show floor!

Sponsor must create and submit artwork and must adhere to IGES specifications. Specification sheet will follow via email.

Cost – $320, per tile

Interested? Email us!

Coffee & Morning Treats

Available to sponsor for each day of the show at both Pigeon Forge and Sevierville, multiple sponsors welcome! Sponsor name and booth number will appear on one 22″ x 28″ sign. Exclusive sponsor will also receive company name or logo on 500 branded cups.

Cost: $3,500 per day. Cost varies by number of sponsors.

Interested? Email us!

Display Table

Create a tabletop display for your products to show buyers your best-sellers.

Cost: $225

Interested? Email us!

Mannequin Display

Play dress up with our mannequins, placed in high-traffic areas for buyers to see your apparel and accessories deals.

Available in Sevierville location only. (Hint: Great way to drive traffic to your booth in Pigeon Forge!)

Cost: $1,235

Interested? Email us!

Meterboard Signage

Advertise your booth location and product lines with signage prominently displayed in our high-traffic areas of the convention center.

Cost: $460

Interested? Email us!

Bathroom Ammenities

Give our guests a treat by sampling your soap and/or lotions with a beautiful bathroom display.

Cost: One bathroom for $300, Two bathrooms for $500

Interested? Email us!

Water Station

Get your name and logo on 1,000 branded cups.

Pigeon Forge Cost: $855
Sevierville Cost: $990

Interested? Email us!