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

Advertising / Sponsorship

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

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 the 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: SEPTEMBER 29, 2018

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 the 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: SEPTEMBER 29, 2018

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 your Account Executive to discuss your customized program.

Website Advertising

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

Two sizes available

Right Rail – 300×150 – $495
Anchor Banner – 728×90 – $745

Interested? Email us!

 

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:

Log-in to the Exhibitor Console

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:

Log-in to the Exhibitor Console

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:

Log-in to the Exhibitor Console

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

Online Show Planner - Exclusive Exhibitor List Sponsor

 

Package includes:

  • Clickable Logo at the top of the Exhibitor List
  • Banner Ad on the Online Floorplan
  • Includes all features of Gold Listing

Cost: $1,995

How to purchase:

Log-in to the Exhibitor Console

Log in with your company’s ID (found on your invoices) and select “Exclusive Exhibitor List Sponsor”

Details for submission will follow via email.

Online Show Planner - Exclusive Floor Plan Sponsor

Package includes:

  • Clickable Logo with Booth Number at the top of the Floor Plan
  • Includes Gold Package:

Cost: $2,495

How to purchase:

Log-in to the Exhibitor Console

Log in with your company’s ID (found on your invoices) and select “Exclusive Floor Plan Sponsor”

Details for submission will follow via email.

Online Show Planner - Floor Plan Banner Ad

All attendees will check out the online event map. Catch their attention in this hot spot with a trackable banner advertisement.
Image spec: 205pixel W x 60pixel H; .jpeg or .gif format

Cost: $395

How to purchase:

Log-in to the Exhibitor Console

Log in with your company’s ID (found on your invoices) and select “Floor Plan Banner Ad”

Details for submission will follow via email.

Online Show Planner - Video Upload

Tell your story to potential buyers through promotional videos. Upload videos directly from your console. The videos are automatically encoded for playing on multiple platforms including mobile devices.

Cost: $595

How to purchase:

Log-in to the Exhibitor Console

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

Details for submission will follow via email.

On-site & Post show

If you have questions or prefer to create your own opportunity, please contact your Account Executive to discuss your customized program.

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: $295
Full-page ad: $595

If you have questions or prefer to create your own opportunity, please contact your Account Executive to discuss your customized program.

Artwork Due: September 15, 2018

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 – $395, 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: $3,495 per day. Cost varies by number of sponsors.

Interested? Email us!

Display Table

Sponsor will have access to a skirted Display Table. Sponsor agrees to abide by the Display Table Regulations. Sponsor must provide product and set up the designated Display Table space before the show opens, and remove products immediately at the end of the show. Any products left behind will be property of IGES.

Cost: 2’x4′ – $225 (premium lobby placement)
Cost: 2’x4′ –  $175
Cost: 2’x2′ –  $125

Interested? Email us!

Mannequin Display (2 Mannequins Included)

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: $1,295

Interested? Email us!

Mannequin Display (Sponsor Provides Mannequin)

Sponsor will be permitted to place one (1) mannequin in a space designated by IGES, along with (1) 22×28 sign with company name and booth number. Sponsor is responsible for placing and fully dressing the mannequin no later than 8:00 a.m. on the first show day. Sponsor must also remove products immediately at the end of the show. Any products or mannequins left behind will be property of IGES.

Cost: $295

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: $495

Interested? Email us!

Soap Or Lotion Display in Bathroom

Give our guests a treat by sampling your soap and/or lotions by setting up a display for your product.
Sponsor must provide all product.

Cost: 1 bathroom for $295, 2 bathrooms for $495

Interested? Email us!

Water Station

Sponsorship includes name and logo on display sign and 1,000 branded cups.

Pigeon Forge Cost: $895
Sevierville Cost: $995

Interested? Email us!

Bag Giveaway, Opening Day

Everybody loves swag! Get your product or promotional items in front of customers on opening day.

Sponsor is responsible for all production and shipping costs. Bags must be timely shipped to the Shepard Advance Warehouse before the warehouse cutoff deadline.

Pigeon Forge Cost: $995
Sevierville Cost: $995

Interested? Email us!

Branded Golf Pencils

Over 1500 golf pencils to be placed at registration. Sponsor agrees to create and submit artwork by the deadline. The artwork deadline and submission information will follow via email. If artwork is not provided timely, it may jeopardize the ability to produce the items in time for the show, and rush fees for expedited production may apply.

Cost: $395

Interested? Email us!