Sponsor the Startup Challenge

Startup Challenge is our biggest event of the year and a great opportunity for sponsorship. We have many levels from which to choose. Don’t see a level that works for your company? Please contact us to discuss a level of sponsorship that works for you! 

If you have any questions, please reach out to Dan Ripke by phone or email. 
Phone: 530-519-3486 
Email: Dripke@csumb.edu

Diamond

Help Build Local Businesses
$ 15,000
  • All of Bronze, Silver, Gold and Platinum plans plus:
  • Sponsor Invited to speak about their company to the event attendees
  • Sponsor’s logo will be included on any print advertisement

Platinum

Help Build Local Businesses
$ 10,000
  • All of Bronze, Silver and Gold plans plus:
  • Invited to present award to a division winner at Otter Tank finale
  • Company Logo with company website link featured as a major sponsor on StartupMontereyBay.com

Gold

Help Build Local Businesses
$ 5,000
  • All of Bronze and Silver benefits plus:
  • Company logo with thank you for sponsorship posted on Startup Monterey Bay social media sites
  • Company listed as a major sponsor in all advertisements for Startup Challenge Finale

Silver

Help Build Local Businesses
$ 2,500
  • All of Bronze level benefits plus:
  • Company acknowledged as a sponsor during Startup Challenge workshop presentations to participants
  • Company logo featured on Sponsor page in Venture Showcase program
  • Company logo with thank you for sponsorship posted on Startup Monterey Bay social media sites
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Bronze

Help Build Local Businesses
$ 1,000
  • Company invited to set up table at Venture Showcase event
  • Company logo with website link on Sponsor page of StartupMontereyBay.com website
  • Sponsorship recognition during Venture Showcase
  • Any level of sponsorship helps create new businesses in the greater Monterey Bay region