Presenting Sponsor

Center for Growing Talent
Emerging Leaders Program
Presenting Sponsor

March 10-14, 2019
Two (2) Co-sponsorships: $30,000 (US$) each
(tax-deductible amount = $18,900, value of goods & services = $11,100)
Benefits include:

  • Registration for one (1) young professional that includes registration, room and board
    • Potential recipient should be young professional – approximate age of 25 – 35 years
    • Attendee will be required to follow the application process for the program
    • If you would like to decline benefit, please notify the Center for Growing Talent by email to Lynda Fisher at lfisher@pma.com
  • Opportunity to place a full-page advertisement in the special Emerging Leaders Program issue of The Produce News
  • Introduction during the opening dinner that includes a two (2) minute non-advertising message for program attendees given by either sponsor’s participant or one (1) VIP sponsor company guest (sponsor responsible for all travel and housing costs associated with company guest participation)
  • Recognition of your company logo or name as the Presenting Sponsor on Center for Growing Talent member communications throughout the year, where appropriate
  • Recognition of your company logo or name as a Presenting Sponsor in marketing materials and advertisements about the program, where appropriate
  • Recognition of your company logo or name as a Presenting Sponsor in materials distributed to the media about the program
  • Recognition of your company logo or name as a Presenting Sponsor in Center for Growing Talent materials and communications to program attendees
  • Recognition of your company logo on signage to be displayed during the program
  • Recognition of your company name as the Presenting Sponsor during a Fresh Summit general session
  • Recognition of your company logo to be displayed on the Center for Growing Talent program website
  • Introduction during the graduation ceremony, held during Fresh Summit, that includes a two (2) minute non-advertising message for program attendees given either by sponsor’s participant or one (1) VIP sponsor company guest
  • Opportunity to distribute a take-home item to program attendees (may not contain advertising message or call to action) at both the onsite program as well as the Capstone
    • Item provided by Sponsor(s) to be approved by the Center for Growing Talent and brought to program by Sponsor

Founding Sponsor

Center for Growing Talent
Emerging Leaders Program
Founding Sponsor

March 10-14, 2019
Exclusive Sponsorship: $50,000 (US$)
(tax-deductible amount = $35,085, value of goods & services = $14,915)
Benefits include:

  • Registration for one (1) young professional that includes registration, room and board
    • Potential recipient should be young professional – approximate age of 25 – 35 years
    • Attendee will be required to follow the application process for the program
    • If you would like to decline benefit, please notify the Center for Growing Talent by email to Lynda Fisher at lfisher@pma.com
  • Recognition of your company logo or name as the Founding Sponsor on Center for Growing Talent member communications throughout the year, where appropriate
  • Introduction during the opening dinner that includes a five (5) minute non-advertising message for program attendees given by either sponsor’s participant of one (1) VIP sponsor company guest (sponsor responsible for all travel and housing costs associated with company guest participation)
  • Opportunity to place a full-size(two page spread) advertisement in the special Emerging Leaders Program issue of The Produce News
  • Recognition of your company logo or name as the Founding Sponsor in marketing materials about the program, where appropriate
  • Recognition of your company logo or name as the Founding Sponsor in materials distributed to the media about the program
  • Recognition of your company logo or name as the Founding Sponsor in Center for Growing Talent materials and communications to program attendees
  • Recognition of your company logo on signage to be displayed during the program
  • Recognition of your company name as the Founding Sponsor during a Fresh Summit general session
  • Recognition of your company logo to be displayed on the Center for Growing Talent program website
  • Opportunity for one (1) VIP sponsor company guest to attend the PMA Leadership Dinner held at Fresh Summit
  • Introduction during the graduation ceremony, held during Fresh Summit, that includes a five (5) minute non-advertising message for program attendees given either by sponsor’s participant or one (1) VIP sponsor company guest
  • Recognition of your company logo to be displayed on the graduation certificate holder handed out to program attendees
  • Opportunity to distribute a take-home item to program attendees (may not contain advertising message or call to action) at both the onsite program as well as the Capstone
    • Item provided by Sponsor(s) to be approved by the Center for Growing Talent and brought to program by Sponsor


2019 Sponsors

Sunkist