Data Centre Advertising & Sponsorship

DATACENTRE.ME SPONSORSHIP / ADVERTISING OPPORTUNITIES:

At DATACENTRE.ME, our data centre oriented advertising & sponsorship opportunities have been specifically created at an affordable price in order to present a brand new and extremely cost-effective alternative for that all-too-elusive marketing budget...  All of the various options have been priced at a more affordable rate than the cheapest of exhibition space at most one-day exhibitions / conferences.  Below are the various options for your consideration.  Please contact caroline@datacentre.me / +44 (0) 7544 121900 to discuss in further detail.

PLEASE NOTE:

* Sponsorships are available at the below rates and offer sponsor companies targeted visibility at an affordable price

* All upgraded upgraded directory listings, advertising & sponsorships are available at the below rates on the understanding that payment in full is received within 30 days of date of invoice

* All prices are subject to VAT at the current UK rate of 20% 

* Payment in monthly instalments is possible but will incur a 15% adminstration charge

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* UPGRADE YOUR COMPANY’S DATA CENTRE DIRECTORY LISTING WITH A TOP LEVEL DIAMOND LISTING:

Your directory listing will be upgraded to Diamond status, at which stage you will benefit from all of the following:

* Add your company logo

* Add a longer company profile (up to 1,000 characters)

* Select up to 10 directory sectors in which your company will feature

* Add your LinkedIn, Twitter & Facebook URLs

* You will be elevated to the top of your chosen directory sectors to put you above most or all of your competitors

* Diamond listings will appear on the website in alphabetical order, according to the company names

Price:  £250 for a 12 month period

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DATACENTRE.ME NETWORKING SESSIONS SPONSORSHIP PACKAGE:

  • Option of bringing along a free-standing “pop-up” banner as follows:

o   ONE free-standing “pop-up” banner (no more than 1 metre in width) to offer your organisation on-site branding on the evening. 

o   Companies that are sponsoring all four events and /or sponsoring the DATACENTRE.ME website will be allowed one pull-up banner measuring up to 2 metres in width or two pull-up banners measuring no more than 1 metre in width each. 

o   Companies that are sponsoring all four events and sponsoring the DATACENTRE.ME website at Premiere Elite level will be allowed one pull-up banner measuring up to 3 metres in width or three pull-up banners measuring no more than 1 metre in width each

  • The venue is able to provide a table for your marketing collateral if you wish
  • 3 tickets for staff / vendor guests of the sponsor company to attend the event – 5 tickets will be provided to those companies that sponsor all four DATACENTRE.ME events during 2016 and / or sponsor the DATACENTRE.ME website at the top Premiere Elite level
  • Corporate branding on the EventBrite registration page
  • Corporate branding on the name badges at the event
  • Corporate branding on the signage at the event
  • Various announcements regarding your sponsorship will be made via email marketing, Twitter & Linked In
  • Corporate branding and company URL on the related event page within DATACENTRE.ME
  • Regular mentions on Twitter & LinkedIn plus your relevant tweets will be retweeted (you will need to tag @DATACENTREdotME or alert us to the fact that you have tweeted about the event)
  • Inclusion in related DATACENTRE.ME mailings to include your company name & URL
  • Ability to post updates on the DATACENTRE.ME Linked in Group – this privilege is for sponsors and media partners alone and these updates will reach all group members
  • Ability to submit two blogs in the lead-up to the event.  Your blogs will be posted here DATACENTRE.ME blog and would be promoted via Linked In and Twitter.  Please note that blog T&Cs apply.
  • Ability to provide some company literature / giveaways on the evening
  • Sponsors have the opportunity to provide a prize for the prize draw – prizes can be anything from a bottle of champagne or a branded gift to a corporate day out, a weekend away or even a kindle or iPad.  This is certainly not obligatory but will serve as a further branding opportunity plus the opportunity to present the prize to the winner on the evening
  • Post event:  Sponsors will receive a complete list of all registered networking event attendees to include name, job title, company name and contact details as supplied by each attendee at time of registration.  This list will extend to include all those that have added themselves to the waiting list however that will only include name, email address and telephone number.  NB we cover ourselves from a data protection point of view by informing attendees at time of registration that their contact details will be shared with the event sponsors.  Please note that we cannot be held responsible if all of the registered attendees do not physically attend the networking event itself.

SPONSORSHIP COST:  *£3,500 + VAT

*DISCOUNTED RATES ARE AVAILABLE TO DATACENTRE.ME WEBSITE SPONSORS AS FOLLOWS AND WILL ONLY BE APPLICABLE IF YOUR WEBSITE SPONSORSHIP IS LIVE ON THE DATE OF THE EVENT(S) THAT YOU ARE SPONSORING:

1.   Platinum Sponsors = 10% discount = £3,150 + VAT

2.   Premiere Sponsors = 15% discount = £2,975 + VAT

3.   Premiere Elite Sponsors = 20% discount = £2,800 + VAT

See below for website sponsorship opportunities and let us know if you’d like to discuss options (contact details at the foot of this page)

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WEBSITE SPONSORSHIP OPPORTUNITIES:

Platinum Sponsorship:

You will receive:

  • Various announcements will be made via Twitter & Linked In at time of sign up / renewal
  • A "Platinum Sponsor" enhanced listing on the DATACENTRE.ME home page to include your company logo and the first 3 lines of your directory listing
  • Your company logo will be listed on the home page of the online DCME directory 
  • Your logo will link directly to your directory listing
  • A complimentary upgrade to a *Diamond listing (see top of page for a full list of benefits)
  • Any DC-relevant tweets will be retweeted if and when @DATACENTREdotME is mentioned in the tweet (so that we are aware you have a tweet you'd like shared)
  • Ability to post updates on the DATACENTRE.ME Linked in Group
  • Ability to submit blogs on a monthly basis to the DATACENTRE.ME blog (T&Cs apply)
  • Ability to have your news and press releases added to the DATACENTRE.ME news page (limited to once per fortnight).  Your news will also be promoted via the DATACENTRE.ME Twitter and LinkedIn accounts and the DATACENTRE.ME LinkedIn group
  • 10% discount off the price of DATACENTRE.ME networking event sponsorships

Price:  £1,000 for a 12 month period - PLEASE NOTE THAT THIS SPONSORSHIP PACKAGE NO LONGER INCLUDES ANY TICKETS TO ATTEND OUR END USER EVENTS - PLEASE SEE THE BELOW PREMIERE SPONSORSHIP FOR THIS PRIVILEGE


Premiere Sponsorship:
You will receive:

  • Various announcements will be made via Twitter & Linked In at time of sign up / renewal
  • If you would like to provide a quote stating why you have chosen to sponsor DATACENTRE.ME, we can run a news story announcing your sponsorship
  • Your company logo (200 × 70 pixels) on the DATACENTRE.ME home page
  • Your company logo on all pages within the site (other than the online directory pages and the jobs pages)
  • Your logo will link directly to your choice of a) your directory listing or b) your corporate website
  • A complimentary upgrade to a *Diamond listing (see top of page for a full list of benefits)
  • Weekly mentions on Twitter plus relevant tweets will be retweeted
  • Ability to post updates on the DATACENTRE.ME Linked in Group
  • Ability to have your company's white papers, promotional videos & case studies posted on the website
  • Ability to submit blogs on a monthly basis to the DATACENTRE.ME blog (T&Cs apply)
  • Ability to have your news and press releases added to the DATACENTRE.ME news page (limited to once per week).  Your news will also be promoted via the DATACENTRE.ME Twitter and LinkedIn accounts and the DATACENTRE.ME LinkedIn group
  • 1 x ticket for a member of senior management to attend each quarterly DATACENTRE.ME networking session in London - please note that sponsor organisations are responsible for pre-registering themselves to each event that they wish to attend
  • 15% discount off the price of DATACENTRE.ME networking event sponsorships

Price:  £3,000 for a 12 month period


Premiere Elite Sponsorship:
This is the top-level sponsorship available and specifically designed to give your organisation maximum visibility as you will feature on every page within the site.  You will receive:

  • Various announcements will be made via Twitter & Linked In at time of sign up / renewal
  • If you would like to provide a quote stating why you have chosen to sponsor DATACENTRE.ME, we can run a news story announcing your sponsorship
  • A “run-of-the-site” horizontal banner ad (468 x 60 pxls) at the very top right of each page right the way throughout the site
  • Your company logo will be added to the scrolling logos at the foot of the website - these feature on every page within the website 
  • Your company logo (200 × 70 pixels) will be added to the Premiere sponsor area on the DATACENTRE.ME home page
  • Your company logo on all pages within the site (other than the online directory pages and the jobs pages)
  • Your banner ad and logos will link directly to your choice of a) your directory listing or b) your corporate website
  • Your company logo will be added to the DATACENTRE.ME email auto-signature
  • A complimentary upgrade to a *Diamond listing (see top of page for a full list of benefits)
  • Regular mentions on Twitter & LinkedIn plus relevant tweets will be retweeted
  • Ability to post updates on the DATACENTRE.ME Linked in Group
  • Ability to have your company's white papers, promotional videos & case studies posted on the website
  • Ability to submit blogs on a monthly basis to the DATACENTRE.ME blog (T&Cs apply)
  • Ability to have your news and press releases added to the DATACENTRE.ME news page (limited to twice per week).  Your news will also be promoted via the DATACENTRE.ME Twitter and LinkedIn accounts and the DATACENTRE.ME LinkedIn group
  • 2 x tickets for a member of senior management to attend each quarterly DATACENTRE.ME networking session in London - please note that sponsor organisations are responsible for pre-registering themselves to each event that they wish to attend
  • 20% discount off the price of DATACENTRE.ME networking event sponsorships

Price:  £5,000 for a 12 month period - NOTE THAT THIS LEVEL IS CURRENTLY SOLD OUT - please let us know if you are interested in being added to the waiting list so we can let you as and when additional opportunities become available. 

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ADVERTISING / BANNER ADVERTISING OPTIONS:

Pricing for all advertising as listed in options 1-6 below: 

  • £100 for a 1 month period
  • £200 for a 3 month period
  • £400 for a 6 month period
  • £800 for a 12 month period

Option 1:

  • Featured Recruiter (bottom of jobs section)
  • You will receive:
  • Your company logo (200 x 70 pixels) on the jobs section of the website http://www.datacentre.me/jobsIndex.asp linking to a) your directory listing or b) your corporate website
  • A complimentary upgrade to a Gold directory listing

Option 2:
Home page (bottom right)
You will receive:

  • Your company logo (200 x 70 pixels) on the home page of the website, linking to a) your directory listing or b) your corporate website
  • A complimentary upgrade to a Gold directory listing

Option 3:

  • Skyscraper banner ad (160 x 600 pixels) on the jobs (refined search) page (scroll down and you will see this on the right hand side of the page, below the refine search criteria).  Your banner ad will link to a) your directory listing or b) your corporate website
  • A complimentary upgrade to a Gold directory listing

Option 4:

  • Rotating skyscraper banner ad (160 x 600 pixels) within the Online directory (refined search) page (scroll down and you will see this on the right hand side of the page, just below the refine search criteria)  Your banner ad will link to a) your directory listing or b) your corporate website
  • A complimentary upgrade to a Gold directory listing

Option 5:

  • Rotating banner ad (468 x 60 pixels) within the Online directory (refined search) page (you will see this on the centre of the page, just above the refined search criteria) Your banner ad will link to a) your directory listing or b) your corporate website
  • A complimentary upgrade to a Gold directory listing

Option 6:

  • Your company logo (200 × 70 pixels) within the main Online directory page.  Your logo will link directly to your choice of a) your directory listing or b) your corporate website
  • A complimentary upgrade to a Gold directory listing

Please contact Caroline Hitchins on caroline@datacentre.me / +44 (0) 7544 121900 to discuss any of the above opportunities