We invite you to be a part of our Annual Dinner and Awards Banquet!
This fun evening is set for Thursday, January 23rd, 2020 at the new and exciting event space, The West Events in beautiful Madeira Beach. We start the evening with cocktails and music, followed by a delicious dinner, our business awards, installation of Chamber Officers, guest speaker, Steve Hayes, President & CEO of Visit St Pete/Clearwater, and an awesome silent auction.
In addition to being an evening to remember, we would like to offer you the opportunity to be a significant part of the event and achieve recognition for your role in making our business community a success by sponsoring the evening!
Tickets $65 per person
Table Sponsor $600, table of eight to include logo branding
More Sponsor opportunities available 727.360.412
Keynote Speaker Bio
Steve Hayes, president of Visit St. Pete/Clearwater.
An experienced leader with Tampa Bay ties is assuming the leadership of Pinellas County’s tourism marketing agency. Steve Hayes will become President and CEO of Visit St. Pete/Clearwater effective Dec. 16. Hayes will come to Pinellas County with more than 30 years of experience in the hospitality, travel and tourism industries. He has led Visit Pensacola since 2013 and developed the Destination 2020 tourism strategy for the Greater Pensacola Bay Area. Before that, he spent 25 years working for Visit Tampa Bay in various management and leadership roles, including serving as Executive Vice President.
“Steve’s tourism leadership experience and vast knowledge of our region will make him a tremendous asset to our organization,” said Pinellas County Administrator Barry A. Burton. “He has the talent and vision to take our tourist development efforts to the next level.”
Hayes will be responsible for overseeing daily operations of Visit St. Pete/Clearwater, which is responsible for marketing Pinellas County across the world. Hayes comes to Pinellas County after a nationwide recruitment to fill the vacancy left earlier this year by the former incumbent.
Entertainment: Matt Winters
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Per Ticket - $65.00
Table Sponsorship - $600
To include: One table of eight, premium seating, tables signage with your logo, your logo branding on print, social and event signage.
Entertainment | Centerpiece | Dessert | Program Sponsor - $500
To Include: Two event tickets, logo and link on event web page and logo included on print and social promotions.
Presenting Sponsor - $2,000 (only one available)
To include: Event Name Sake, "Annual Dinner & Awards Banquet Presented by, Your Business Name"., Two tables of eight with table signage, logo and link on all event promotions, print and social.
Auction Donor - donation of merchandise to be included in the evenings silent auction.