Sponsorship

The Quantico Innovation Center (QuIC) is a 501(c)(3) non-profit incubator/accelerator serving Virginia’s innovative technologists, entrepreneurs, start-ups, and small businesses with high-tech products, enabling them to grow and succeed. By providing innovators with access to a well-developed network of resources, connections, and programs, QuIC bridges the gap between industry, commercial enterprises, and government with expert guidance, business development, and increased efficiencies that accelerate progress and growth. Veterans entrepreneurs will have special programs designed for their individual needs.

MISSION

As a regional economic development iniative, the QuIC helps to attract, train, and grow technology companies, with the ultimate goal of accelerating new products and services into the marketplace. QuIC supports emerging technologies in cybersecurity, big data analytics, cloud services, national security, and other IT industry sectors. By accessing the QuIC network of mentors, investors, and executive advisors, member companies benefit from the organizational ties within the Washington DC to Fredericksburg I-95 technology corridor.

Opportunity

Join us in launching this hybrid incubation/acceleration initiative by supporting the Quantico Innovation Center. There will be a series of business specific programs, events, marketing, and other outreach efforts for sponsor representation. Sponsorships are available at the following levels:

Sustaining Sponsor = $25,000/year
  • Permanent logo placement at the QuIC lobby entrance and/or collaboration space
  • Inclusion in QuIC’s Hall of Fame wall
  • Promotion in a stand-alone press release distributed to regional media
  • Top billing on the QuIC website Sponsorship page with a hyperlink to sponsor’s website
  • Top billing with logo and website link in the QuIC newsletter distributed to members, prospects, partners, government officials and other stakeholders
  • Top billing on all community screens within the facility
  • Top billing on all advertising materials as a Sustaining Sponsor (print and electronic media as applicable)
  • Selection of a formal mentor to QuIC companies and on the website
  • Opportunity to judge “Pitch” events from QuIC members to the funding community (VCs, Angels, and others)
  • Introduction at the podium at “Signature” events
  • Opportunity to introduce special guest speakers
  • Top billed sponsor at the Grand Opening Reception
  • Invitation to all VIP roundtables and/or dinners with special seating
  • Media referrals for expertise, sources, and quotes for articles
  • Recurring opportunities each year
Platinum Sponsor = $15,000/year
  • Permanent logo placement at the QuIC lobby entrance and/or collaboration space
  • Exposure on the QuIC website Sponsorship page with a hyperlink to sponsor’s website
  • Logo and website link in the QuIC newsletter distributed to members, prospects, partners, government officials and other stakeholders
  • Logo placement on all community screens within the facility (if applicable)
  • Logo featured on advertising materials as a Platinum Sponsor (print and electronic media as applicable)
  • Selection of a formal mentor to QuIC companies and on the website
  • Introduction and opportunity to speak at one of several “Signature” events
  • Introduction of Platinum Sponsorship at the Grand Opening Reception
  • Recurring opportunities each year
Gold Sponsor = $10,000/year
  • Logo placement at the QuIC lobby entrance and/or collaboration space
  • Exposure on the QuIC website Sponsorship page with a hyperlink to sponsor’s website
  • Website link in the QuIC newsletter distributed to members, prospects, partners, government officials and other stakeholders
  • Logo placement on community screens within the facility (if applicable)
  • Logo featured on advertising materials as a Gold Sponsor (print and electronic media as applicable)
  • Podium mentions at QuIC events as appropriate
  • Recurring opportunities each year

 

Silver Sponsor = $5,000/year
  • Logo placement at the QuIC lobby entrance and/or collaboration space
  • Exposure on the QuIC website Sponsorship page with a hyperlink to sponsor’s website
  • Website link in the QuIC newsletter distributed to members, prospects, partners, government officials and other stakeholders
  • Logo featured on advertising materials as a Silver Sponsor (print and electronic media as applicable)
  • Podium mentions at QuIC events as appropriate
  • Recurring opportunities each year
Seminars, Workshops, Events = $500-$3,000 (varies based on scope of the program)
  • Sponsorship recognition during welcoming remarks
  • Exposure on the QuIC website Sponsorship and “Events” pages
  • Promotion on advertising materials (print and electronic media as applicable)
  • Signage and/or display materials prior, during, and after the event as appropriate
  • Sponsorship signage provided by QuIC
  • Recurring opportunities each quarter
Synergy luncheons for members and special guests = $200 per luncheon
  • Sponsor presentation (5-10 minutes) at the beginning of the event
  • Private office hours immediately following the event for discussions with member companies showing an interest in the subject matter
  • Exposure on the QuIC website Sponsorship page
  • Signage and/or display materials prior, during, and after the event as appropriate
  • Recurring opportunities each month