Sponsorship Opportunities

StageStage Sponsor $7,500 - $10,000

Education Idea Center features industry leaders and experts sharing their insights on a wide array of trending topics.

TIPS: Technology, Innovation, Profits & Solutions is home to dynamic 30 minute interactive sessions on key operational issues.

The Cutting Edge Theater provides inspiration courtesy of some of Texas' most celebrated and successful restaurateurs and chefs.

Each stage sponsorship is exclusive to one sponsor. It includes the opportunity to introduce speakers, company logo on a free-standing meter board, company literature in seats prior to education sessions, a half-page ad in the Marketplace program, and acknowledgment in Restaurantville magazine. View the floor plan for stage locations.


RegistrationRegistration Sponsor $5,000 

Includes an item to distribute to attendees, meter board signage, screens set to your logo/ad, and two tickets to both TRA Night of Excellence awards dinner and Lone Star Bash industry party




ConferenceCompany Artwork Wraps $2,500 - $5,000*

Displayed in the conference center foyer, this opportunity allows the architecture of the convention center to work for you. There are a limited number of columns available for use.
*Note: price is dependent on size and placement 

AppConference App Sponsor $9,000

The conference app is promoted to all attendees and will be the main hub of communication to highlight events and coordinate way-finding. The main sponsor of the conference app will enjoy the following benefits:

  • Rotating banner ad
  • Full screen app landing page
  • Exhibitor directory row highlighting
  • Video clip
  • User metrics
  • Logo and link on TRA Marketplace home page
  • Half page ad in the Conference Program
  • Pre- and post-event recognition in Restaurantville magazine
  • Pre- and post-event recognition in TRA social media posts



Meter Boards $750

Increase your presence by applying your company's branding to a freestanding meter board. You may choose to place it in the registration area or use it to enhance your booth. Meter boards are a great investment, as you can re-use them in future events.



Lanyards  $8,000

Have your logo worn by attendees. Distributed to all who register, lanyard sponsorship offers brand recognition throughout every event of TRA Marketplace.

Note: Contract and artwork deadline for this item is March 30, 2018