Public Power Lineworkers Rodeo Sponsorship Opportunities

Connect with 500+ electric superintendents, lineworkers, and safety personnel

Sponsor and exhibit at the 2022 Public Power Lineworkers Rodeo

March 25-26

Austin, Texas

Why sponsor the Public Power Lineworkers Rodeo?

Hosted by Austin Energy, the 2022 Public Power Lineworkers Rodeo is the place for journeyman and apprentice lineworkers to compete for professional recognition and to learn about the latest safety products and services.

As a sponsor and vendor, you’ll:

  • Interact with 500+ electric superintendents, lineworkers, and safety personnel.
  • Create brand awareness with more public power utilities throughout the United States.
  • Meet with decision-makers and influencers.
  • Network with customers and prospects who need your products and services.
  • Get a leg up on your competition.

How do we participate in the expos?

The only way to secure a spot in the Indoor and Outdoor Sponsor Showcases is through sponsorship.

Indoor Sponsor Showcase (Table-top only show)
March 25 from 11:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
Austin Hilton, Austin, Texas

Outdoor Sponsor Showcase (Tent and trailer space show)
March 26 from 7:30 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Capitol City BMX, Pflugerville, Texas 

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Get Additional exposure at the Engineering & Operations Conference

Extend your stay in Austin! Sponsor and exhibit at APPA’s Engineering & Operations Conference, where you’ll meet decision-makers who design, develop, and maintain the nation’s electric system. Learn more at here.  

Competition Sponsor 

One sponsor. Must commit by January 21 to guarantee all benefits.

Elite Corporate Associate Member: $20,000

Corporate Associate Member: $22,000

Nonmember: $35,000

Benefits

  • Two social posts on APPA’s Twitter, Facebook, and LinkedIn feeds. One per platform one week before the Rodeo and one per platform post-Rodeo. Graphics, text, and click-through links provided by you (APPA will provide specs). You can include a one- to two-minute video or a static image.
  • Opportunity to do a live, one-minute welcome during the Rodeo Competition Opening Ceremony
  • One mobile app push notification to conference attendees acknowledging your sponsorship
  • Logo featured on competitor bags and t-shirts, and judge shirts and:
    • on Rodeo website
    • in marketing emails (starting two weeks after your commitment)
    • in participant logistics emails
    • in Rodeo mobile app
    • in printed onsite program
    •  on signage on Rodeo grounds stage
    • on a thank you slide at the Rodeo banquet
  • VIP table with eight tickets for the Rodeo Awards Banquet (subject to COVID protocols)
  • Verbal recognition during the Rodeo Awards Banquet
  • Table-top exhibit space at the Indoor Sponsor Showcase
  • Tent or trailer exhibit space at the Outdoor Sponsor Showcase
  • Rodeo participant lists in Excel (name, title, organization, U.S. postal address). APPA policy prevents the sharing of emails and phone numbers without consent. 

Celebration Sponsor 

One sponsor. Must commit by January 21 to guarantee all benefits.

Elite Corporate Associate Member: $20,000

Corporate Associate Member: $22,000

Nonmember: $35,000

Benefits

  • Two social posts on APPA’s Twitter, Facebook, and LinkedIn feeds. One per platform one week before the Rodeo and one per platform post-Rodeo. Graphics, text, and click-through links provided by you (APPA will provide specs). You can include a one- to two-minute video or a static image.
  • Opportunity to do a live or video, one-minute welcome during the Rodeo Awards Banquet
  • One mobile app push notification to conference attendees acknowledging your sponsorship
  • Logo featured prominently throughout the hall and on cocktail napkins at the Rodeo Awards Banquet and:
    • on Rodeo website
    • in marketing emails (starting two weeks after your commitment)
    • in participant logistics email
    • in Rodeo mobile app
    • in printed onsite program
  • VIP table with eight tickets for the Rodeo Awards Banquet (subject to COVID protocols)
  • Verbal recognition during the Rodeo Awards Banquet
  • Table-top exhibit space at the Indoor Sponsor Showcase
  • Tent or trailer exhibit space at the Outdoor Sponsor Showcase
  • Rodeo participant lists in Excel (name, title, organization, U.S. postal address). APPA policy prevents the sharing of emails and phone numbers without consent.

Event Sponsor 

One sponsor/event listed below. Must commit by January 21 to guarantee all benefits.

Journeyman 4kV Crossarm Change Out                   Apprentice 90-degree Crossarm Relocation

Journeyman Hurtman Rescue                                    Apprentice Double Dead-End Bell Change Out

Journeyman Obstacle Course                                     Apprentice Hurtman Rescue

Journeyman Suspension Insulator Change Out       Apprentice Pole Top Pin Change Out

Journeyman Transformer Banking                             Apprentice Written Test

 

Elite Corporate Associate Member: $5,000

Corporate Associate Member: $6,000

Nonmember: $12,000

Benefits

  • Logo featured at your sponsored event and:
    • on Rodeo website
    • in participant logistics email
    • in Rodeo mobile app
    • in printed onsite program
  • Verbal recognition at your sponsored event (incorporated into the script that’s read to all teams and apprentices)
  • Two VIP tickets for the Rodeo Awards Banquet (subject to COVID protocols)
  • Table-top exhibit space at the Indoor Sponsor Showcase
  • Tent or trailer exhibit space at the Outdoor Sponsor Showcase
  • Rodeo participant lists in Excel (name, title, organization, U.S. postal address). APPA policy prevents the sharing of emails and phone numbers without consent.

Hotel Keycard Sponsor

One sponsor. Must commit by February 7 to guarantee all benefits.

Elite Corporate Associate Member: $4,000

Corporate Associate Member: $5,000

Nonmember: $10,000

Benefits

  • Logo featured on hotel keycards distributed to Rodeo participants and:
    • on Rodeo website
    • in Rodeo mobile app
    • in printed onsite program
  • Two VIP tickets for the Rodeo Awards Banquet (subject to COVID protocols)
  • Table-top exhibit space at the Indoor Sponsor Showcase
  • Tent or trailer exhibit space at the Outdoor Sponsor Showcase
  • Rodeo participant lists in Excel (name, title, organization, U.S. postal address). APPA policy prevents the sharing of emails and phone numbers without consent.

NON-EXCLUSIVE OPPORTUNITIES

Awards Banquet Drink Sponsor

Two sponsors. Must commit by February 7 to guarantee all benefits.

Elite Corporate Associate Member: $3,500

Corporate Associate Member: $4,500

Nonmember: $9,000

Benefits

  • Logo featured on signage at bars and drink tickets at the Rodeo Awards Banquet and:
    • on Rodeo website
    • in Rodeo mobile app
    • in printed onsite program
  • One VIP ticket for the Rodeo Awards Banquet (subject to COVID protocols)
  • Table-top exhibit space at the Indoor Sponsor Showcase
  • Tent or trailer exhibit space at the Outdoor Sponsor Showcase
  • Rodeo participant lists in Excel (name, title, organization, U.S. postal address). APPA policy prevents the sharing of emails and phone numbers without consent.

Golf Cart Sponsor

Four sponsors. Must commit by February 7 to guarantee all benefits.

Elite Corporate Associate Member: $2,000

Corporate Associate Member: $3,000

Nonmember: $6,000

Benefits

  • Logo featured on golf carts used during the Rodeo Competition and:
  • on Rodeo website
    • in Rodeo mobile app
    • in printed onsite program
  • One VIP ticket* for the Rodeo Awards Banquet (subject to COVID protocols)
  • Table-top exhibit space at the Indoor Sponsor Showcase
  • Tent or trailer exhibit space at the Outdoor Sponsor Showcase
  • Rodeo participant lists in Excel (name, title, organization, U.S. postal address). APPA policy prevents the sharing of emails and phone numbers without consent. 

ADDITIONAL OPPORTUNITIES

Participant Bag Insert

Sponsor & Elite Corporate Associate Member: $1,000

Sponsor & Corporate Associate Member: $1,100

Sponsor & Nonmember: $2,200 

Non-Sponsor & Elite Corporate Associate Member: $1,500

Non-Sponsor & Corporate Associate Member: $1,600

Non-Sponsor & Nonmember: $3,200

Banner for Rodeo Grounds*

Sponsor & Elite Corporate Associate Member: $1,000

Sponsor & Corporate Associate Member: $1,100

Sponsor & Nonmember: $2,200

Non-Sponsor & Elite Corporate Associate Member: $1,500

Non-Sponsor & Corporate Associate Member: $1,600

Non-Sponsor & Nonmember: $3,200

*Your banner will be displayed on the metal fencing surrounding the Rodeo grounds. Banners can be up to 3 feet high x 8 feet wide and should include grommets in four corners. You are responsible for supplying grounds and shipping the banner to the Rodeo grounds. (instructions will be provided after payment is received). Banners will not be returned.

Program Ads

Outside Back Cover

Sponsor & Elite Corporate Associate Member: $1,000

Sponsor & Corporate Associate Member: $1,100

Sponsor & Nonmember: $2,200

Non-Sponsor & Elite Corporate Associate Member: $1,200

Non-Sponsor & Corporate Associate Member: $1,300

Non-Sponsor & Nonmember: $2,600

 

Front Inside Cover

Sponsor & Elite Corporate Associate Member: $800

Sponsor & Corporate Associate Member: $900

Sponsor & Nonmember: $1,800

Non-Sponsor & Elite Corporate Associate Member: $1,200

Non-Sponsor & Corporate Associate Member: $1,300

Non-Sponsor & Nonmember: $2,600 

 

Back Inside Cover

Sponsor & Elite Corporate Associate Member: $800

Sponsor & Corporate Associate Member: $900

Sponsor & Nonmember: $1,800

Non-Sponsor & Elite Corporate Associate Member: $1,200

Non-Sponsor & Corporate Associate Member: $1,300

Non-Sponsor & Nonmember: $2,600

 

Full-Page Interior

Sponsor & Elite Corporate Associate Member: $500

Sponsor & Corporate Associate Member: $600

Sponsor & Nonmember: $1,200

Non-Sponsor & Elite Corporate Associate Member: $800

Non-Sponsor & Corporate Associate Member: $900

Non-Sponsor & Nonmember: $1,800