As we head into the final quarter of 2020, consider this -- the number of sponsorship deals in Q3 of this year rose 21.5% from Q2. Look for Q4, starting tomorrow, to see the continuation of this upward trend. With that in mind, here are six sponsorship categories to keep an eye on as we enter the home stretch of 2020.
HealthTech - Wearables like Read More
More than 500 brands responded to the recent the Sponsorship Mastery Summit's recent Sponsorship Brand Research Study revealing what they are planning for 2021. Here's a summary of their findings...
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During this unprecedented and turbulent time for the live events industry, SponsorPitch is taking major steps to help the industry recover from the current pandemic, and what is estimated to be a $10B loss in sponsorship value as a result. Today we out...Read More
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We've all seen some of the clever ways that teams are putting virtual fans in the seats in recent weeks due to Covid-19 and we've also seen some ugly sponsor-branded tarps covering lower-level seats in stadiums, but the Champions Series Tennis is the first to marry both concepts creatively by filling seats with their main sponsor's mascot, the Ge...Read More
A quick update on some of the newest features we've been working on at SponsorPitch. Our socially distanced team has been working hard to roll out some new requested features this summer and here are just a few of the highlights we're adding to the platform.
First, we're launching custom lead alerts on sponsor pages so you can more quickly identify whether a sponsor is right for your ...
Some of the world's biggest properties are reporting results for the first full quarter after the lockdown and sponsorship will likely be among the biggest revenue streams to contract for event-dependent public companies. While some companies, like Six Flags, recognize sponsorship revenue, not when the deal is signed, but over the course of the sponsorship deal's lifetime, companies are likely ...Read More
What a difference a year makes. Last Summer, we were talking about all of the sponsorship categories that pick-up activity over the summer months, and this year we'll all be lucky if there are events for sponsors to sponsor. SponsorPitch stats show that the number of new sponsorship deals is down 34% from pre-Co...Read More
Sponsors, properties and perhaps most importantly, fans, are anxiously awaiting updates on the re-start of live events as economies start to re-open. In this ongoing post, we'll keep running updates for major properties and offer some commentary on how re-opening plans will affect major sponsors and their socially-distanced sponsorship activations.