Directors Conference

The NRECA Directors Conference is the only utility industry conference designed specifically for electric cooperative boards of directors. Sponsorship at the Directors Conference provides your organization an unparalleled opportunity to reach more than 700 cooperative directors at one time. It’s the perfect chance to build awareness about your products and services – and build stronger personal relationships with cooperative decision-makers.

View the 2014 Sponsors and sponsorship opportunities below (similar in 2015).

  • 2014 Sponsorship Opportunities
    Sponsorship
    Sponsorship Cost
    "Meet Me in St. Louis" Reception
    (Monday, March 24; 6:00pm – 7:00pm)
    $55,000 (est.)
    General Session Speaker Jim Carroll *
    $15,000
    General Session Speaker Eric Greitens *
    $25,500
    Continental Breakfast, Monday, March 24
    $8,500
    Continental Breakfast, Tuesday, March 25
    $8,500
    Full Conference WiFi
    $8,000
    Mobile App
    $6,500 (each)
    Meet 'N Greet, Happy Hour
    (4 shared sponsorships available)
    $6,000 (each)
    Networking Break - Monday, March 24
    $6,500 (each)
    9:30am – 10:00am
    2:00pm – 2:30pm
    3:30pm – 4:00pm
    Networking Break - Tuesday, March 25
    $6,500 (each)
    9:00am – 9:30am
    10:30am – 11:00am
    2:30pm – 2:45pm
  • General Sponsorship Benefits

    General Sponsorship Benefits:

    • A listing on the ‘Thank you to Our Sponsors” pages on NRECA.coop and Cooperative.com, including your logo and hyperlink to your website (listed throughout the year)
    • A listing on the 2014 Directors Conference Mobile App, including a hyperlink to your website, contact information, logo and a company description
    • Company name and logo included on the “Thank you to Our Sponsors” page in the on-site program guide
    • Attendee list – pre and post conference (upon request)
    • Exhibit – table top display
    • Logo placement and acknowledgement in:
      • Welcome signs, podium and marquee messages before and after sessions
      • Logo on printed and online conference materials
  • Additional Sponsorship Benefits for General Session speakers

    * Additional Sponsorship Benefits for General Session speakers:

    • Invitation to introduce your Company and sponsored speaker from the general session stage

    Jim Carroll
    A World Leading Futurist, Trends & Innovation Expert, Jim Carroll is widely recognized for his deep research and analysis of how innovative organizations are achieving market or transformational growth despite deep economic challenges.  The author of Ready, Set, Done: How to Innovate When Faster is the New Fast, Carroll has been featured in BusinessWeek as one of four leading courses for insight into future trends and innovation, and was a featured expert on the CNBC series, The Business of Innovation.

    Eric Greitens
    Eric Greitens is a Navy SEAL; award-winning author; Rhodes Scholar and CEO of The Mission Continues.  He speaks on leading with strength and compassion through adverse circumstances.  His work as a social entrepreneur is New York Times, the Wall Street Journal, and the Washington Post.


Have an idea for a sponsorship?
If you have questions regarding a specific sponsorship or your company is interested in a personalized sponsorship opportunity, please call Nancy McMahen at (800) 230-2601.