SDX offers Annual Sponsorships for the company looking for year round exposure to San Diego’s ad tech community. These Annual sponsorships are designed to provide membership benefits as well as exposure at three SDX signature events each year: San Diego American Advertising Awards (ADDYs), Interactive Day San Diego, and The SDX Brand Diego Awards. Customized sponsorship packages can be developed to meet your marketing needs and individual event sponsorships are available throughout the year. By supporting SDX and its efforts, you will be able to:

  • Connect with 600+ members from San Diego’s advertising industry
  • Help raise the profile of San Diego on a regional and national level
  • Assist in developing educational and professional programs
  • Gain consistent exposure to the advertising community

Our Sponsorships

$15,000

Gold Sponsorship

Gold Corporate Membership (up to 12 members)

  • 12 passes to annual Member Mixer (July)
  • 12 passes to each SDX Seminar (6-7x/year)
  • 12 passes to each SDX Mixers (3-4x/year)
  • 12 Individual Memberships in the American Advertising Federation (AAF)
  • Year round recognition on SDX website
  • Year round recognition in email blasts, weekly e-newsletter and postcard mailings
  • Discounted tuition with SDSU Extended Studies Marketing and Digital Media Certificate Program

Gold San Diego American Advertising Awards Sponsor

  • Raid Sponsor – 6 Raid Tickets plus onsite recognition (Feb)
  • Gala Sponsor – 6 American Advertising Awards Gala Tickets plus onsite recognition (Mar)
  • Pre-event – Inclusion on American Advertising Awards Gala promotional materials
  • Post-event – Sponsor recognition on post event American Advertising Awards winner announcements

Gold Sponsor Benefits at Interactive Day (April/May)

  • 6 full access passes (additional passes at special sponsor rate)
  • Exhibitor Table
  • Opportunity to introduce a session speaker
  • Pre- and post-event promotion as well as on-site signage and recognition

Gold Brand Diego Awards Sponsor (Oct)

  • 6 tickets to Brand Diego Awards Event
  • Inclusion on Brand Diego Awards promotional materials
  • On-site recognition at the Brand Diego Awards
  • Sponsor recognition on post event Brand Diego Awards Honoree announcements

Note:  Sponsorship does not include Mingle Bells (Dec) because this is a joint event led by SDX with participation (and revenue sharing) by approximately 10 other San Diego based communications industry professional associations, e.g. AIGA, AMA, PRSA, DMA, etc. Therefore, sponsorship of Mingle Bells must be purchased separately.

$9,000

Silver Sponsorship

Silver Corporate Membership (up to 6 members)

  • 6 passes to annual Member Mixer (July)
  • 6 passes to each SDX Seminar (6-7x/year)
  • 6 passes to each SDX Mixers (3-4x/year)
  • 6 Individual Memberships in the American Advertising Federation (AAF)
  • Year round recognition on SDX website – rotating logo scroll
  • Recognition in 8 weekly e-newsletters and 2 postcard mailings per year
  • Discounted tuition with SDSU Extended Studies Marketing and Digital Media Certificate Program

Silver San Diego American Advertising Awards Sponsor

  • Raid Sponsor – 4 Raid Tickets plus onsite recognition (Feb)
  • Gala Sponsor – 4 American Advertising Awards Gala Tickets plus onsite recognition (Mar)
  • Pre-event – Inclusion on American Advertising Awards Gala promotional materials
  • Post-event – Sponsor recognition on post event American Advertising Awards winner announcements

Silver Sponsor Benefits at Interactive Day (April/May)

  • 4 full access passes (additional passes at special sponsor rate)
  • Exhibitor Table
  • Opportunity to introduce session speaker
  • Pre- and post-event promotion as well as on-site signage and recognition

Silver Brand Diego Awards Sponsor (Oct))

  • 4 tickets to Brand Diego Awards Event
  • Inclusion on Brand Diego Awards promotional materials
  • On-site recognition at the Brand Diego Awards
  • Sponsor recognition on post event Brand Diego Awards Honoree announcements

Note:  Sponsorship does not include Mingle Bells (Dec) because this is a joint event led by SDX with participation (and revenue sharing) by approximately 10 other San Diego based communications industry professional associations, e.g. AIGA, AMA, PRSA, DMA, etc. Therefore, sponsorship of Mingle Bells must be purchased separately.

$5,000

Bronze Sponsorship

Bronze Corporate Membership (up to 4 members)

  • 4 passes to annual Member Mixer (July)
  • 4 passes to each SDX Seminar (6-7x/year)
  • 4 passes to each SDX Mixers (3-4x/year)
  • 4 Individual Memberships in the American Advertising Federation (AAF)
  • Year round recognition on SDX website – rotating logo scroll
  • Recognition in 4 weekly e-newsletters per year and 1 postcard mailing
  • Discounted tuition with SDSU Extended Studies Marketing and Digital Media Certificate Program

Bronze San Diego American Advertising Awards Sponsor

  • Raid Sponsor – 2 Raid Tickets plus onsite recognition (Feb)
  • Gala Sponsor – 2 American Advertising Awards Gala Tickets plus onsite recognition (Mar)
  • Pre-event – Inclusion on American Advertising Awards Gala promotional materials
  • Post-event – Sponsor recognition on post event American Advertising Awards winner announcements

Bronze Sponsor Benefits at Interactive Day (April/May)

  • 2 full access passes (additional passes at special sponsor rate)
  • Exhibitor Table
  • Opportunity to introduce session speaker
  • Pre- and post-event promotion as well as on-site signage and recognition

Bronze Brand Diego Awards Sponsor (Oct)

  • 2 tickets to Brand Diego Awards Event
  • Inclusion on Brand Diego Awards promotional materials
  • On-site recognition at the Brand Diego Awards
  • Sponsor recognition on post event Brand Diego Awards Honoree announcements

Note:  Sponsorship does not include Mingle Bells (Dec) because this is a joint event led by SDX with participation (and revenue sharing) by approximately 10 other San Diego based communications industry professional associations, e.g. AIGA, AMA, PRSA, DMA, etc. Therefore, sponsorship of Mingle Bells must be purchased separately.