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:  £500 for a 12 month period

DIRECTORY UPGRADE OPTIONS

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DATACENTRE.ME NETWORKING SESSIONS SPONSORSHIP PACKAGE:

  • 3 tickets for staff / vendor guests of the sponsor company to attend the event – you can qualify for one or two more tickets plus one or two tickets to attend any event that you are not sponsoring should you also sign up to sponsor the website - please let me know if you’d like to discuss further at any point
  • Corporate branding on the EventBrite registration page
  • Corporate branding on the signage at the event
  • Various announcements regarding your sponsorship will be made via social media to include Twitter, Linked In and Facebook
  • 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 weekly 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 one blog in the lead-up to the event.  Your blog will be posted here DATACENTRE.ME blogand 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
  • Please note that this is a networking event as opposed to an exhibition so floor space is limited and will be allocated on a strict first come, first served basis. There is the option of bringing along a free-standing “pop-up” banner measuring no more than 1 metre in width to offer your organisation on-site branding on the evening.  If you prefer to bring a television monitor, this will be INSTEAD of a banner and you will need to bring a long extension lead with you in order to reach a power socket
  • The venue is able to provide a table for your marketing collateral if you wish
  • Each sponsor company is invited to run their own new-format prize draw at the events, in order to encourage interaction between the end user guests and our sponsors – more information will be provided under separate cover
  • 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 / GDPR 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.

Price:  £3,500 + VAT– you can qualify for a 15% or 20% discount should you also sponsor the website as per the below-listed prices - please let me know if you’d like to discuss at any point

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

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

Option 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 Website 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
  • 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 – limited to once per fortnight
  • Ability to submit one blog to be posted on 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
  • 1 ticket to attend the DCME Charity "Kick-Off to Christmas" Party in November 

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 Website 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 twice-yearly 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
  • 2  tickets to attend the DCME Charity Party in November

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 quarterly 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
  • 3 tickets to attend the DCME Charity Party in November

Price:  £5,000 for a 12 month period 

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CHARITY "CHRISTMAS KICK-OFF" PARTY:

Sponsorship of this annual event starts at just £1,000 + VAT to include branding, 5 tickets, food, drink, DJ and a 10% charitable donation.  More information to follow in due course... 

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