Sponsorship Opportunities

Sponsorship Information

For more information on sponsoring Corporate Directors Forum’s Director of the Year awards, please contact Christina de Vaca at 858/455.7930, or by email at sponsorships@directorsforum.com.

Download a PDF of the Sponsor Benefits and Sponsor Commiment Form.

Sponsorship Benefits

Host (1) – $20,000:
SOLD! (Marsh & McLennan Companies)

  • Co-host on podium night of DOY
  • One award presenter at podium on night of DOY
  • Equal billing with CDF in all advertising, press releases & collateral related to DOY 2021
  • Dominance of your company logo and URL link on CDF DOY 2021 website
  • Designation as host sponsor in night-of multi-media presentation
  • 2 tables, front and center, at the DOY gala (up to 10 guests per table)
  • VIP reception – 6 guests

VIP Reception Host Sponsor (1) – $10,000:
SOLD! (BDO)

  • Co-host on podium at the VIP Reception
  • One award presenter at podium with an honoree on night of DOY
  • Designation as VIP Reception sponsor in night-of multi-media presentation
  • Your company logo and URL link on CDF DOY 2021 website
  • 1 table with priority seating at DOY (up to 10 guests)
  • VIP reception – 6 guests
  • Listing on event program

Entertainment Sponsor (1) – $10,000:
SOLD! (Haskell & White)

  • Stage presence during event opening with the Entertainer
  • One award presenter at podium with an honoree on night of DOY
  • Exclusive logo recognition on stage during performance
  • Designation as Entertainment sponsor in night-of multi-media presentation
  • Your company logo and URL link on CDF DOY 2021 website
  • 1 table with priority seating at DOY (up to 10 guests)
  • VIP reception – 2 guests
  • Listing on event program

Presenting Sponsors (0 of 14 remaining) – $6,000: SOLD OUT!

  • One award presenter at podium with an honoree on night of DOY
  • Your company logo and URL link on CDF DOY 2021 website
  • 1 table with priority seating at DOY (up to 10 guests)
  • VIP reception – 2 guests
  • Listing on event program

Centerpiece Sponsor – $4,000:
SOLD! (PNC Bank)

  • Sponsor logo on centerpieces at every table
  • Verbal recognition from the podium
  • Your company logo and URL link on CDF DOY 2021 website
  • Logo recognition throughout the gala dinner
  • Four (4) DOY 2021 event tickets
  • Listing in event program

Reception Bar Sponsor – $4,000: SOLD! (Latham & Watkins)

  • Sponsor presence at reception bars
  • Verbal recognition from the podium
  • Your company logo and URL link on CDF DOY 2021 website
  • Logo recognition throughout the gala dinner
  • Four (4) DOY 2021 event tickets
  • Listing in event program

Wine Sponsor – $4,000: SOLD! (Procopio)

  • Sponsor logo on wine glass at every guest’s seat
  • Verbal recognition from the podium
  • Your company logo and URL link on CDF DOY 2021 website
  • Logo recognition throughout the gala dinner
  • Four (4) DOY 2021 event tickets
  • Listing in event program

Supporting (Table) Sponsor – $3,000: ONLY 3 LEFT!

  • Your company name and URL link will be listed on the DOY 2021 website
  • 1 table at DOY 2021 (up to 10 guests)
  • Signage on table

Media Sponsor:

Contact Christina de Vaca at:

p: 858/455.7930
e: sponsorships@directorsforum.com.

Corporate Directors Forum is a San Diego-based, 501(c)(6) nonprofit organization founded in 1991. Its purpose is to help directors, and those who support them, build more effective boards through continuous learning and peer-networking. We believe that boards of directors are strategic assets of corporations, education makes better directors, better directors make boards more effective, and more effective boards make better corporations.