HOW TO BECOME A SPONSOR

WHY SPONSOR I AM TAMPA BAY?

Tampa Bay tourism impacts nearly every local business with more than $3.5 billion spent in Hillsborough County each year. Many of today’s tourists become tomorrow’s residents, neighbors and coworkers, creating even more economic and cultural growth. We ask you to join Visit Tampa Bay as an Official Sponsor and be part of a select community of leading local businesses – of all industries and sizes – that work together to build a stronger future for Tampa Bay.

HOW TOURISM IMPACTS THE

TAMPA BAY ECONOMY

Over 20 million people visit Hillsborough County each year and that number continues to grow.  Visit Tampa Bay promotes our area regionally, nationally and internationally to all kinds of travelers.  Tourism revenues support our parks, sports venues, and so many other entities that are vital for our residents and businesses, alike. Visitors to Tampa Bay support the local economy:

GAIN VISIBILITY

MARKET YOUR BRAND

I am Tampa Bay offers sponsors great benefits:

  • Opportunities to market your brand and services to new business partners, New Visitors Guide & community events

  • Articles and logo recognition in email newsletters that go out to partner contacts

  • Market your brand and services to the Tampa Bay community and visitors from around the world who visit Hillsborough County:

  • Preferred advertising rates for ads in the New Visitors Guide and on the official website

  • Partner with us on consumer advertising campaigns

  • Social Media messages and takeovers

CUSTOMIZATION OF SPONSORSHIP

Every Sponsor is different and has unique needs, sales and marketing goals, and community outreach initiatives. Visit Tampa Bay will customize your Sponsorship to include the benefits that are most appealing to your business and best help you achieve your goals. Let’s talk and figure out what is best for you!

TOURISM CHAMPION SPONSOR   $7,000+

TOURISM ADVOCATE SPONSOR   $5,000 

CORPORATE SPONSOR                      $2,000