Our Sponsors

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Silicon Valley continues to be world's pre-eminent technology hub and venture incubator. This is due in large part to the vast infrastructure of new venture support services and products that reside here. This infrastructure is the result of many technology startups that have since grown to become large, successful technology companies.

VLAB sponsors are selected from among this pool of established, successful technology companies and are recognized leaders in their respective fields. Most importantly, VLAB sponsors are dedicated to supporting and promoting high-tech entrepreneurship.

The participation and contributions of our sponsors are critical to VLAB's continued success. Without the volunteer support and generous cash and in-kind annual donations by VLAB sponsors, ongoing programming efforts would not be possible. As appropriate, our sponsors also assist in identifying panelists, moderators, sponsors and presenting companies for ongoing forums.

Sponsorship Programs and Benefits 

Our sponsors gain valuable exposure to high-profile CEOs, VPs, clientele, and affiliate organizations, along with prominent visibility with our constituency, which is comprised of several thousand Bay Area professional executives. Each month over 300 people attend our forums.

We have various levels of sponsorships to suit your business needs and budget. You can sponsor an event or you can choose to be one of the three types of yearly sponsors.

  Platinum ($20k/yr.)   Gold ($10k/yr.)   Silver ($5k/yr.)   Event Sponsor ($3k)

        Opportunity to deliver a signature event under the VLAB guidelines with co-operative marketing and hosting of the event
        Company description on sponsorship page with a link to Case Studies
        Listing of logo on VLAB home page
        Volunteer VLAB account manager that connects you to the VLAB community for exposure to marketing opportunities and editorial
        Identification as a sponsor in all promotional materials about events
        Opportunity to highlight sponsorship during one event within the scope of regular VLAB programming
        Company logo with contact information and company description on sponsorship page
        Recognition during introduction to keynote presentation
        Identification as a sponsor at all VLAB events with on-site table space
        Identification as a sponsor in every event mailing
        Invitation to Annual Executive dinner and other invite-only VLAB events
        Company logo with contact information on sponsorship page
        Listing of logo on VLAB event program flyer
        Tickets to every event: Platinum (9 tickets), Gold (6 tickets), Silver (2 tickets)
        Identification as a sponsor at reception desk, program flyer and pre-event slide show
        Table space for brochures (at hosted event only)
        Five (5) tickets to hosted event

In order to maximize exposure at our forums, VLAB's Executive Board encourages Sponsors to get involved and volunteer the services of their professionals as committee members, panelists, moderators, and speakers whenever possible and practical. Individuals are selected on the basis of individual merit and specific programming requirements (such as expertise or experience). However, to obtain maximum objectivity of each program, VLAB retains exclusive control over volunteer/panel/moderator/speaker selection.

For more info contact sponsorship@vlabsv.org


Our Sponsors:


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Sidley Austin

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Morrison Foerster

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