Sponsorship & Advertising

340,000 REASONS TO ADVERTISE at the GREATER RICHMOND CONVENTION CENTER:

IMG_3825The Greater Richmond Convention Center offers a variety of exciting and affordable advertising programs. Our programs create effective opportunities for your company to market to business leaders, meeting planners and thousands of local and out of town guests that attend events in this 700,000 square foot facility. The GRCC hosts over 350 events a year and brings in over 340,000 visitors, which can mean great exposure for your business!

The GRCC sponsorship programs include advertising on the center’s 11 plasma screen televisions, info-vision kiosks, and naming rights sponsorships of the Business Center, Cyber Café, Food Court and GRCC’s Parking Deck. We have advertising packages for varying budgets and can customize one that will fit your marketing needs.

INFO-VISION KIOSK SPONSORSHIP
amThe three info-vision kiosks in the Greater Richmond Convention Center are positioned in high-traffic areas throughout the building. The kiosks allow businesses the opportunity to advertise to hundreds of thousands of visitors each year. As a Info-Vision Kiosk Sponsor, your company will have signage on one or more of the three kiosks and space to place your company’s marketing materials, such as, brochures, coupons, menus, maps or other printed literature. Additional benefits include a static or commercial video ad uploaded to the GRCC video that plays during all events on 11 plasma TVs that are are strategically placed throughout the facility. A business description and logo/link on the “GRCC Sponsor” page on the website, a logo/link on the GRCC’s monthly e-newsletter sent to over 4100 email subscribers, free tickets to public shows, and more! The kiosk sign is “20” x “10” in size and are placed on a highly visible back-lit panel.

NAMING RIGHTS SPONSORSHIPS:

Cyber CafeCyber Café Naming Rights Sponsorship
The Cyber Café offers free wireless Internet access along with six free-standing Internet-accessible kiosks. These are complimentary for guests to use during events. Patrons of the center can surf the Internet and enjoy food and beverages at the Café. Located directly across from the Business Center and Exhibit Hall, the Cyber Café is truly the “heart” of the facility and the naming rights package is the most lucrative valuable means of advertising in the facility.

 

GRCC Food Cofood courturt Naming Rights Sponsorship
The Food Court at the Greater Richmond Convention Center is located on the second floor of the Exhibit Hall building.  The Food Court offers a great opportunity to brand your business in a high-traffic area.  It is open during the facility’s largest events, as well as many private events, and it has high visibility to guests entering the building, ensuring recognition for your organization to all Greater Richmond Convention Center visitors.

 

Business Center

Business Center Naming Rights Sponsorship
The Business Center, conveniently located in the main lobby of the Greater Richmond Convention Center, is a self-service facility, providing meeting planners and visitors convenient business solutions. The center offers guests computer stations with up-to-date Microsoft software packages, a multifunction copy/fax unit, color printing and more. Your business would be able to place signage in key areas of the business center to promote your services, including marketing materials such as brochures and/or flyers.

 

Parking Deck

Parking Deck Naming Rights Sponsor
The Parking Deck sponsorship program offers center advertisers an opportunity to grab the attention of GRCC guests right when they enter the parking deck as well as inside the center. 50,000 + cars park in the GRCC parking deck every year, which can mean great exposure for your business!

 

 

 


Downtown Richmond Restaurant Guides
With over 350 group meetings annually, we receive requests daily for restaurant recommendations. To provide better service to over 340,000 guests that visit the building each year, the Greater Richmond Convention Center marketing department has created the Downtown Richmond Restaurant Guide to provide to groups and guests in our facility. Inquire today about including your restaurant in our next guide. Downtown Richmond Restaurant Guide


Art in the Center Program
Artists interested in displaying their work should consider the Art in the Center Program at the Greater Richmond Convention Center. This program allows artists to showcase their talent for at least half a year in one of our 28”h x 70”w glass cases. This program exposes artwork to over 340,000 guests that visit the building annually, both local and out of town visitors. For more information about the art program, click here.


To find out more about advertising opportunities at the Greater Richmond Convention Center, please contact Christy M. Jerding, Marketing Manager, at (804)783-7313 or cjerding@greaterrichmondcc.com.