Industry Partner Opportunity Menu For 2015


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General Monthly Meetings

The opportunity to host one general monthly meeting to be held between October 2014 and August 2015 at the Industry Partner’s showroom or place of business


General Meetings are held the 3rd Wednesday of each month a meeting is scheduled.

Showroom must accommodate 100 people with ample parking

Industry Partner sponsors a complete dinner/wine/dessert and raffle prizes (menu to be approved by Programs team ahead of time)

Speaker provided by ASID (or sponsored by hosting Industry Partner with ASID’s approval) – topics can complement the hosting showrooms product offerings but cannot be on a subject directly related to (i.e. a tile showroom cannot  offer a CEU or speaking topic on tiles)

Typically held from 6:00-9:00pm

Programs team support available to help you create the most effective and exciting program for the evening

For an application or further questions, please contact Programs Chair Cynthia Prizant ([email protected]) or Co-Chair Veronica Lawrence ([email protected])


Lunch & Learns/Technology Tuesdays

These are quarterly information sessions to be held at the ASID Orange County Office at the Laguna Design Center, giving the opportunity for our Industry Partners to teach a small focused group of designers a particular technology related to their areas of specialization or expertise

Tentative Dates:  2/10/15; 6/09/15; 9/08/15, 11/2015

Cost to Participate: $350 + raffle prizes

(ASID Office L&L)   Maximum 20 designers in attendance

Includes lunch purchased by the Chapter

Includes email marketing to promote the event

Free to designer attendees, registration is on a first-come basis

Raffle prizes for participants or small prizes for Q&A “quiz “encouraged


Cost to Participate: $500+ raffle prizes

(Showroom L&L)  30-40 designer capacity

Includes lunch purchased by the industry partner host

Includes email marketing to promote the event

Free to designer attendees, registration is on a first-come basis

Raffle prizes for participants or small prizes for Q&A “quiz” encouraged



Networking Mixers

These are industry mixer opportunities to be held at the Industry Partner’s location of choice, giving the opportunity for our Industry Partners to network with a small focused group of 20-30 designers for a breakfast or happy hour gathering.  The focus is to provide a networking opportunity between the industry partner staff and ASID OC designers for (1) hour

Dates Available: Cannot be held the same week as another ASID OC event or general meeting

Cost to Participate: $500

Includes email blast to design practitioners

Vendor/Industry Partner is responsible for providing a breakfast or happy hour refreshments (appetizers/wine)

Holiday Celebration

Annual holiday celebration luncheon or dinner.  This is festive networking opportunity.  Event includes entertainment, meal, prizes donated/sponsored by select Industry Partner(s); event sponsors will be recognized in all event marketing

Date: December 2015-TBD


Option A:  Industry Partner Sponsored – Host covers all expenses actual costs

Option B:  ASID-hosted event with sponsorship

Sponsorship – brand recognition in all promotion (2 available): $500

Sponsorship – brand recognition in all promotion, 2 tickets (1 available):  $750

Sponsorship – brand recognition in all promotion, 4 tickets, tabletop signage (2 available): $1000

Raffle door prizes (the more the merrier): vendor’s choice


Other Meetings:  Purpose-driven

Hosting and Sponsorship Opportunities for additional programs:

Student mixers/meetings, Student career day

Student career day food sponsorship (3@):  $1000

Bus sponsorship (1 to shuttle students from LA, 1 from San Diego):  actual cost

Student scholarship (1 @): $250

ASID Student memberships(new students only) for raffle prize (2 @): $50 each

Mentorship program mixers/meetings (Industry Partner hosted with refreshments)

Participation as a host of a mentorship program meeting

Industry Mixer host (to accommodate 200 members of industry associations to include AIA, NKBA, NEWH and other trade associations); includes providing dinner, wine and raffle prizes

Participation as host of Industry Mixer

Speaker – actual cost, including travel/hotel, if any

Industry Partner Forums – Hosting industry partners at your showroom, provide seating for 150 attendees, appetizers/wine and raffle prizes

Participation as a host of an Industry Partner Forum (January 2015)

Participation as a host of an Industry Partner Forum (September 2015)


ASID OC Design Expo Re-Imagined

Annual event focused on our Industry Partners.  It is an opportunity to network and showcase your company’s products and services to our designer community.  In lieu of our general meeting, this event will offer a relaxed, casual and fun evening of networking, dining and education.  Participating Industry Partners will be encouraged to contribute to the evening festivities by offering raffles, enticing door prizes and product brochures and catalogs. Participating vendors can utilize their spaces at their discretion to best maximize the marketing of their products and services (no pipe and drape will be utilized to delineate your space).


Date/Time: May 6, 2015 (4:00-9:00pm)

Location: Garden Pavilion @ Irvine Hotel

Configurations: Tabletops and booths available in 10×10 increments

Cost to Participate: Varies- See Below                          Registration Open to All on January 9, 2015

Size                                   Member              Non-member

Tabletop                           $500                      $750

Space 10×10 area            $950                      $1200

Add’l 10×10 area              $750                     $1000

Click Here to download Participation Form for the Expo.

Loyalty Program: Returning vendor registration December 1, 2014- January 9, 2015

Returning expo participants who sign up in the month of December 2014 receive premier booth selection option; vendor to select their top 3 booth space selections and will be placed on a first come basis (note: we will make sure when possible that vendors will not be placed near competing vendors)

Sponsorship Opportunities:        Available (See Menu of Available Expo Sponsorship opportunities outlined in attached expo promissory agreement below)


Wine & Design Event

Evening Event to showcase designer talent in designing a window vignette; designers to partner with an Industry Partner showroom for a progressive showroom tour; event tickets required; attendance open to all designers and industry partners and general public.

Date: June 17, 2015

Location: SOCO

Sponsorship Opportunities:  Host showrooms for designer vignettes, refreshments


Chairs for Charity

The resurrection of a previously implemented designer event; designers (can collaborate with an Industry Partners to) design and fabricate a chair of their choice; completed chairs to be displayed for silent auction in a public venue; portion of proceeds to go to our selected charity the Ronald McDonald House of Orange County and the funding of our community service project; Media sponsorship opportunities available.

Date: May 21, 2015

Location:  OCMA

Please download sponsorship package here.


Community Service Project

We will undertake a community service project in the summer of 2015 that will involve renovations to the Ronald McDonald House in Orange, California.  In-kind donations and monetary sponsorship opportunities will be available.  Areas proposed for renovation include: kitchen, dining area, common area bathrooms, sanctuary, media room, guest bedrooms and guest bathrooms.

Monetary Donation / Amount: $____________       Or          In Kind Product or Service Donation / Type: ____________________________ Qty: ______________


Gala (Board of Directors Installation & Design Awards Ceremony)

The largest event of the year for ASID Orange County Industry Partners and designers.  This evening is a celebration of design excellence, the installation of our incoming leadership and our annual meeting.

Date: September 2015, day to be determined

Location: To Be Determined

Gala Sponsorship Levels:

Bronze level $500:  includes 2 tickets to the event, brand recognition in all marketing materials and at the event

Silver level $1500:  includes 1 table (8 tickets to the  event), table topper brand recognition, brand recognition in all marketing materials and at the event

Gold Level $2500: includes 1 table (8 tickets to the  event), table topper brand recognition, brand recognition in all marketing materials and at the event, complimentary 1/4 page ad in the ASID Newsletter, 2 complimentary e-blasts

Diamond Level (Buy-out) $7000:  includes 1 table (8 tickets to the  event), table topper brand recognition, brand recognition in all marketing materials and at the event, brand recognition in  all marketing  materials and at the event, complimentary full page ad in the ASID Newsletter, 3 complimentary e-blasts, will have  the Title  of “Presenting Partner” for the evening

Step & Repeat banner:  $450

Cocktail Hour:  $1000

Bar: $1500

Parking:  $750

Center Piece Floral Arrangements $1250

Design Awards Sponsorship

Title Sponsor: A Branding Opportunity to be in front of our membership all year. It is a 3 part sponsorship:

1.) Kickoff party early in the year (all costs to host)

2.) A sponsored amount of $1500-$2,300 for website submission for overseeing designer submissions, adding photos to our slider, creating judging passwords, adding new sponsorship logos and maintenance of ongoing submission and winner’s gallery

3.) Actual Design Award Trophies


Advertising/Marketing Opportunities

E-blast to entire chapter membership:   $1000.00

E-blast to Design Practitioner Members only: $750.00

E-blast to Industry Partner Members only: $250.00

E-blast to Student Members only: $100.00

(All E-blasts include initial blast distribution and a second follow up e-blast. E-blasts can be purchased through under the “Store” tab.)

ASID website and newsletter through DSA Publishing & Design, Inc./972.562.6966/Pricing available directly through DSA



ASID OC EXPO 2015 Sponsorship Promissory Agreement

Click Here to download the form below.


As an ASID OC Expo 2015 Sponsor, I agree to the selected ASID OC Expo 2015 sponsorship (please check the box for the appropriate level below) for ASID OC Expo 2015, which will take place May 6, 2015.


Sponsorship Investment
Headline Sponsor  (includes branding in all material, logo at registration) $10,000
Media (1) In Kind
CEU Speaker(IDCEC Subjects 1-9) (2) In Kind
Lounge Area Furniture (2) $2,000
Hotel Parking(1) $1,500
Bottled Water (1) $500 + water
Student Programming  (1) $1,000
Bus rental from LA and San Diego Actual cost -TBD
Attendee Tote Bag (1) $1,500 + bags
Beverage Napkins (1) $500 + napkins
Emcee $1,500
Attendee Lanyard (1) $1,500 + lanyards
CEU Classroom (1) $1,500
Bar  (1) $1,500
Food (2) $1,500
Dessert Bar & Coffee (1) $1,500
Floral (1) $1,000

By doing so, I understand that…

1.            If I want to participate as an ASID OC Expo 2015 Sponsor for ASID OC Expo 2015, I have until January 9, 2015, to submit this completed Promissory Agreement directly to the Sponsorship Liaison as per the instructions listed at the bottom of this document.

2.            ASID OC Expo 2015 booth placements will be based on the submittal date/time of this completed Promissory Agreement.

3.            I MUST purchase my Sponsorship online (choosing either the credit card payment option or the check payment option) via the link provided by ASID OC Expo 2015 between January 2, 2015 – January 16, 2015.

4.            If I choose to pay by check for my Sponsorship, then I must PAY IN FULL by February 27, 2015. If I fail to do so, then I will forfeit my Sponsorship, and it will be made available to another vendor. If I have also purchased booths, my exact booth locations will be forfeited, but the booths themselves will not be forfeited, and the Committee will subsequently have full control of the placement of my booths.

5.            At or after January 21, 2015 (date subject to change), I will sign a Sponsorship Agreement Form specific to my particular sponsorship, which will also detail out my booth selections (if applicable).



CONTACT INFORMATION:  (please print or type)

Key Contact Person: _______________________________________ Title: _____________________________

Company:______________________________________________                                                                                                                                                                                           Phone:_________________________________________________ Email: _____________________________


Secondary Contact Person:__________________________________ Title:______________________________

Company: ______________________________________________

Phone:_________________________________________________ Email: _____________________________




I_____________________________________________________________, am approved to make commitments on behalf                                           Printed Name

Of __________________________________________________________, and I understand the guidelines spelled out above.


Signature:           Date: ______________________

Email or fax this completed form by the end of the business day of January 9, 2015 to:

ASID Office at [email protected] | 949-643-1549 | 949-643-5664 fax

[Keep a copy for your records. After submitting, call the number above to verify that the document was received.]


ASID Orange County Chapter
23807 Aliso Creek Road, Suite 205
Laguna Niguel, CA 92677
Phone: 949.643.1549
Fax: 949.643.5664
Email: [email protected]

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