Become a Partner

The 2019 HSMAI Adrian Awards Competition, open to all hospitality, travel, and tourism-related submissions, will inspire best practices in travel storytelling. The annual competition runs from June to Augus. With more than 1300 entries submitted in 2018, marketing agencies, hotel companies and DMO’s visit the competition website to submit their best work for judging.

Winners of the 2019 Adrian Awards will be honored at the HSMAI Adrian Awards Gala on January 21, 2020 at the New York Marriott Marquis. The black-tie gala is a pinnacle celebration of the year’s award-winning work, attracting nearly 1,000 key influencers including travel and hospitality marketing and communications executives, leading agencies and firms, and industry partners.

JOIN HSMAI AS A BENEFACTOR OR BROADWAY PARTNER TO POSITION YOUR COMPANY WITH THE INDUSTRY’S LARGEST GATHERING OF MARKETING EXECUTIVES IN HOSPITALITY AND TRAVEL.

2019 Adrian Award Partners

Benefactor Partner

Broadway Partners

  Learn about Adrian Award Partnership Opportunities: Contact Elise Rhinehart @ erhinehart@hsmai.org.

Adrian Awards Demographics

HSMAI’s Adrian Awards Dinner Reception and Gala, January 21, 2020, at the New York Marriott Marquis, recognizes inspiring best practices in sales and marketing for the hospitality industry. This multifaceted-event celebrates lifetime achievement; award-winning approaches to advertising, public relations, and digital marketing; and the teams that make it all happen. This black-tie networking extravaganza allows key constituents within the hospitality industry to connect with one another. With a crowd of nearly 1,000, it is a networking and celebratory event unlike any other. The majority of attendees hail from the corporate offices of hotel brands, management companies and ownership groups along with the agencies responsible for advertising, public relations and digital marketing.

Adrian Awards Sponsorship Opportunities

Benefactor Partners | Broadway Partners | Custom Branding

BENEFACTOR PARTNERS

EXCLUSIVE SPONSORSHIP OF ADRIAN SPECIALTY AWARD

  • 2-3 minute stage presentation time.
  • VIP placed table for ten at Adrian Awards Gala
  • Post Event Registration List (name, title, company, address, phone)
  • Full Page Advertisement in Adrian Awards Gala Souvenir Program
  • Company Logo and Description listed (50 words) in the Adrian Awards Gala Souvenir Program.
  • Company Logo Recognition on Gala Signage and Multimedia, Event Website, and Select Direct Marketing and Promotional Materials for the Gala and the Competition.
  • Exclusive Signage & Branded Exposure through Custom Gala Feature

Cost: $37,500  

View highlights of previous Specialty Award Winner: National Geographic

Past Benefactors and Specialty Awards

EXCLUSIVE SPONSORSHIP AT THE POST GALA WINNERS RECEPTION

  • Welcome and Introduction to the Post Gala Reception
  • VIP placed table for ten at Adrian Awards Gala
  • Post Event Registration List (name, title, company, address, phone)
  • Full Page Advertisement in Adrian Awards Gala Souvenir Program
  • Company Logo and Description listed (50 words) in the Adrian Awards Gala Souvenir Program.
  • Company Logo Recognition on Gala Signage and Multimedia, Event Website, and Select Direct Marketing and Promotional Materials for the Gala and the Competition.
  • Exclusive Signage & Branded Exposure through Custom Gala Feature

Cost: $37,500  

 

 BROADWAY PARTNERS

YOUR CHOICE OF ONE OF THESE SPONSORSHIPS:

  • Co-host of the gala dinner reception
  • Executive Sponsorship of Champagne Toast with 1 minute stage presentation
  • Exclusive Sponsor of the Top 25 Reception
  • Exclusive Welcome Sponsor/Registration
  • Bar sponsor during Award presentation
  • Exclusive VIP Judging Reception
  • Signature Dessert Sponsor

All Broadway Partners receive:

  • Post Event Registration List (name, title, company, address, phone)
  • Full Page Advertisement in Adrian Awards Gala Souvenir Program
  • Company Logo and description listed (40 words) in the Adrian Awards Gala Souvenir Program.
  • Company Logo Recognition on Gala Signage and Multimedia, Event Website, and Select Direct Marketing and Promotional Materials for the Gala and the Competition.
  • Exclusive Signage & Branded Exposure through Custom Gala Feature
  • 1 minute video provided by partner played on a loop during the dinner reception. (Line item for reception sponsors only)

Cost: $17,500

 

Other Custom Branding Opportunities Include:

 

  • Intermission Sponsor
  • Event décor
  • Photo Booth
  • Bottled water
  • Branded chocolate boxes
  • Champagne coolers (cost of stickers and labor additional)
  • Swag Bags
  • Photography Co-Branding Sponsor
  • Adrian Award Competition Sponsor

We welcome creative and innovative suggestions that add value to the event and create meaningful branding opportunities, let us know if you have a great new idea!

Advertising in the Adrian’s Program Book

Every year a full color glossy program is created to list the winners and outline the run of show for the evening. Complete your marketing campaign with targeted ads designed to reinforce your message and congratulate your winners. Distributed to every attendee, your ad in the onsite program will provide you with a tangible presence at this important event. Advertising opportunities are limited and are available on a first-come, first-served basis. Advertising partners can choose between a full or a half page ad. Ads must be reserved by December 3, 2018 and artwork submitted by December 10, 2018.

  • Full page ad in the Adrian Awards Gala Souvenir Program–$4,000
  • Half page ad in the Adrian Awards Gala Souvenir Program–$2,500
  • Inside Front Cover or Inside Back Cover – Four Color Ad: $4,500 per page

 Sample Ads:

Adrian Awards Table Patrons

The Adrian Awards Gala is about celebrating company winners and recognizing the team’s talent, the best way to celebrate your achievement is to upgrade the experience at the Adrian Awards with a VIP table! Take a look at the options below.

VIP Table Patron

  • Table for 10
  • VIP Placement at the front of the room. (Premium placement close to the stage)
  • Your choice of bottle service (3 bottles complimentary) at your table
  • Recognition from the stage that evening
  • Unlimited champagne during the award session

Cost: $7,100

Patron Tables and Seats may be reserved by going to AdrianAwards.com

Contact Mandie Hart for details: mhart@hsmai.org P: 703-506-2025

Adrian Partnership Contact Us

Interested in learning more about the benefits of being a partner? Contact:

Elise Rhinehart, CMP

Business Development Manager

Hospitality Sales & Marketing Association International

7918 Jones Branch Drive, Suite 300, McLean, VA  22102

T: 703-506-3297 | F: 703-506-3266 | erhinehart@hsmai.org