Annual Induction Ceremony - Sponsorship Opportunities

2019 INDUCTION CEREMONY & GALA (invitation only)

Friday, September 20, 2019
6:00 p.m. – Event Reception | 7:00 p.m. – Dinner and Induction Ceremony
Hilton Tampa Downtown
211 North Tampa Street, Tampa, FL 33602
Directions to Hilton
Parking: Valet parking is available at the Hilton entrance.
Self-parking is available in the Fort Brooke Parking Garage, adjacent to the hotel (entrance on Whiting Avenue). The entrance to the Hilton is located on the 3rd floor of the parking garage.
Cocktail attire

FIHF Gala Medals

Please be aware that this event will be photographed and videotaped. By attending the event, guests consent to the use of their name and/or likeness without compensation in any and all media. To request ADA accommodation call 813-974-1101.

Become a sponsor

We hope you will join us for the 6th Annual Florida Inventors Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony & Gala. To become a sponsor complete and return Sponsorship Form (PDF) or Ticket Order Form (PDF). If paying by credit card you may also purchase tickets through the USF Event Portal by clicking on SELECT FIHF: 2019 6th Annual Induction Ceremony and Gala – Sep. 20, 2019.

Contact us at (813) 974-1101 or info@FloridaInvents.org

DIAMOND SPONSOR – $15,000

  • Two (2) tables for 10 in VIP location
  • Logo placement on event invitation3
  • Logo with link on event web page
  • Two (2) guest rooms at the event venue
  • Logo placement in event program4
  • Logo displayed during the event
  • Special recognition from the stage
  • Logo placement on event signage
  • Listed sponsor in event press releases, Save-the-Date and publicity1 & 2

PLATINUM SPONSOR – $10,000

  • One (1) table for 10
  • Logo placement on event invitation3
  • Logo with link on event web page
  • One (1) guest room at the event venue
  • Logo placement in event program4
  • Logo displayed during the event and listed on Save-the-Date materials2

GOLD SPONSOR – $4,000

  • One (1) table for 10
  • Logo with link on event web page
  • Logo placement in event program4
  • Logo displayed during the event

SILVER SPONSOR – $1,600

  • Four (4) seats
  • Logo with link on event web page
  • Logo placement in event program4

INDIVIDUAL SEATS – $500
Limited availability

Name listed in event program

1Deadline for press release: March 15, 2019
2Deadline for Save-the-Date: April 15, 2019
3Deadline for invitation: May 1, 2019
4Deadline for program: August 1, 2019

For more information regarding sponsorship opportunities contact: hollybehrend@floridainvents.org or 813-974-1101.

For all sponsorships, please note the following: Pursuant to IRS guidelines, support is defined as a “Qualified Sponsorship,” which means no endorsement of your business, qualitative or comparative language, price information or indication of savings or value can be included in written words or in program remarks. In essence, your organization can be acknowledged through simple use of your name, logo and location, but no message that promotes or markets any trade or business, or any service, facility or product is permissible.

FLORIDA: SC No. 59-0879015 A COPY OF THE OFFICIAL REGISTRATION AND FINANCIAL INFORMATION MAY BE OBTAINED FROM THE DIVISION OF CONSUMER SERVICES BY CALLING TOLL-FREE, WITHIN THE STATE, 1-800-HELP-FLA OR VIA THE INTERNET AT WWW.800HELPFLA.COM.