Sponsorship Opportunities

2010 ABC dates: May 5 - 6, 2010

Last year, during the American Boating Congress (ABC), more members of the boating community lobbied Congress than ever before. These impressive numbers made a real impact and sent a clear message to Members of Congress that the marine manufacturing industry means business.

What does this mean?

These meetings helped pave the way for creating a better understanding of what we do as an industry, and helped us accomplish our key legislative goals. After the meetings we:

We would never have been as successful without the generous support of our sponsors. Please help us make the 2010 American Boating Congress an even greater success by becoming a corporate sponsor today!

It's your turn to participate!

We cannot do this without you and your support of the American Boating Congress.

ABC has always relied upon the generous corporate sponsorships we have received, and this year is no different. What is different are the exciting new opportunities you have to become a sponsor - it's easier than ever! You can choose to become a member of the leadership committee with an unrestricted gift, or you can choose to sponsor specific events during the American Boating Congress.

Sponsorship levels are as follows:

  • Purserís Level: $1,000
    One complimentary registration, program recognition
  • First Mateís Level: $2,500
    One complimentary registration, program recognition, prominent signage, inclusion in press materials
  • Captainís Level: $5,000
    Four complimentary registrations, one half-page program ad, prominent signage, inclusion in press materials
  • Admiralís Level: $10,000
    Six complimentary registrations, one half-page program ad, prominent signage, inclusion in press materials, booth space

Regardless of which you choose, you will be guaranteed unique and unparalleled exposure at one of the industry's most important events, as well being part of a select group of citizen advocates as we ask Congress for their support.

To become a sponsor of the 2010 American Boating Congress, please contact John Marcinek at (312) 946-6258 or jmarcinek@nmma.org. today. Your sponsorship will allow us to put on the ABC that the industry needs and deserves.