SPONSORSHIP OPPORTUNITIES

For over 25 years, the Flying 40 Awards have recognized locally owned and operated tech companies that are diversifying the local economy and creating a brighter future for New Mexico.

The 2024 Flying 40 Awards marks a new era, as we broaden the award categories to increase the recognition of the incredible work of tech companies across the state.  

As a sponsor, you will have a unique opportunity to showcase your organization’s commitment to innovation, entrepreneurship, and economic development in the thriving tech ecosystem of New Mexico.

Title Sponsor

Members - $10,000

Non-Members – $15,000

Title Sponsorship Benefits


This premiere sponsorship includes:

  • Recognition as the title sponsor of the 2024 Flying 40 Awards
  • Co-branded marketing materials (digital & print)
  • Exclusive marketing benefits
  • Opportunity to address attendees
  • 20 tickets to the event
  • Exhibitor table 
  • Access to attendee list for lead generation
  • Option to provide swag to attendees

Africa Exhibit Sponsor

Members - $5,000

Non-Members – $6,250

Africa Exhibit Sponsorship Benefits


Be the exclusive sponsor of the Africa Exhibit, six acres of land holding 17 separate exhibits and 23 species of mammals and birds.
  • Co-branded marketing materials (digital & print) recognizing your organization as the sponsor of the Africa Exhibit
  • Exclusive marketing benefits
  • 10 tickets to the event
  • Exhibitor table 
  • Access to attendee list for lead generation
  • Option to provide swag to attendees


 

Catwalk Exhibit Sponsor

Members - $5,000

Non-Members – $6,250

Catwalk Exhibit Sponsorship Benefits


Be the exclusive sponsor of the Catwalk Exhibit, an immersive experience with the ABQ zoo’s big cats.
  • Co-branded marketing materials (digital & print) recognizing your organization as the sponsor of the Catwalk Exhibit
  • Exclusive marketing benefits
  • 10 tickets to the event
  • Exhibitor table 
  • Access to attendee list for lead generation
  • Option to provide swag to attendees

Picnic Blanket Sponsor

Members - $5,000

Non-Members – $6,250

Picnic Sponsorship Benefits


Sponsorship of a co-branded Flying 40 picnic blanket that will be provided to attendees upon entry. Additional benefits include:
  • Co-branded marketing materials (digital & print) 
  • Exclusive marketing benefits
  • 6 tickets to the event
  • Exhibitor table 
  • Access to attendee list for lead generation
  • Option to provide swag to attendees

Giraffe Feeding Sponsor

Members - $2,500

Non-Members – $3,500

Giraffe Feeding Sponsorship Benefits


Sponsors an immersive and extraordinary experience for Flying 40 Attendees: feeding live giraffes!
 
Additional benefits include:
  • Co-branded marketing materials (digital & print) 
  • Exclusive marketing benefits
  • 6 tickets to the event
  • Exhibitor table 
  • Access to attendee list for lead generation
  • Option to provide swag to attendees

Sea Eagle Feeding Sponsor

Members - $2,500

Non-Members – $3,500

Sea Eagle Feeding Sponsorship Benefits


Sponsors an immersive and extraordinary experience for Flying 40 Attendees: feeding live sea eagles!
 
Additional benefits include:
  • Co-branded marketing materials (digital & print) 
  • Exclusive marketing benefits
  • 6 tickets to the event
  • Exhibitor table 
  • Access to attendee list for lead generation
  • Option to provide swag to attendees

Polar Bear Feeding Sponsor

Members - $2,500

Non-Members – $3,500

Polar Bear Feeding Sponsorship Benefits


Sponsors an immersive and extraordinary experience for Flying 40 Attendees: feeding live polar bears!
 
Additional benefits include:
  • Co-branded marketing materials (digital & print) 
  • Exclusive marketing benefits
  • 6 tickets to the event
  • Exhibitor table 
  • Access to attendee list for lead generation
  • Option to provide swag to attendees

Hippo Feeding Sponsor

Members - $2,500

Non-Members – $3,500

Hippo Feeding Sponsorship Benefits


Sponsors an immersive and extraordinary experience for Flying 40 Attendees: feeding live hippos!
 
Additional benefits include:
  • Co-branded marketing materials (digital & print) 
  • Exclusive marketing benefits
  • 4 tickets to the event
  • Exhibitor table 
  • Access to attendee list for lead generation
  • Option to provide swag to attendees

Carousel Sponsor

Members - $2,500

Non-Members – $3,500

Carousel Feeding Sponsorship Benefits


Sponsor the full-scale carousel for attendees to ride and enjoy while at the event. 
 
Additional benefits include:
  • Co-branded marketing materials (digital & print) 
  • Exclusive marketing benefits
  • 6 tickets to the event
  • Exhibitor table 
  • Access to attendee list for lead generation
  • Option to provide swag to attendees

Awards Sponsor

Members - $2,500

Non-Members – $3,500

Award Sponsorship Benefits


Sponsor one of the 6 award categories with a co-branded award. 
 
Additional benefits include:
  • Co-branded marketing materials (digital & print) 
  • Exclusive marketing benefits
  • 6 tickets to the event
  • Exhibitor table 
  • Access to attendee list for lead generation
  • Option to provide swag to attendees

Keepsake Critter Sponsor

Members - $1,500

Non-Members – $2,250

Keepsake Critter Sponsorship Benefits


Sponsor an event keepsake and special surprise for children attendees, a giraffe stuffed animal with a co-branded t-shirt. 
 
Additional benefits include:
  • Co-branded marketing materials (digital & print) 
  • Exclusive marketing benefits
  • 4 tickets to the event
  • Exhibitor table 
  • Access to attendee list for lead generation
  • Option to provide swag to attendees

Exhibitor Table

Members - $500

Non-Members – $750

Exhibitor Table Benefits


Exhibit at the 2024 Flying 40 Awards and connect with 450+ attendees! 
 
Additional benefits include:
  • 2 tickets to the event
  • Exhibitor table 
  • Access to attendee list for lead generation
  • Option to provide swag to attendees