Sponsorship, Business Development Opportunities and Marketing

AFPA offers numerous opportunities to help you “get in front” of prospective customers; corporate sponsorships, events, digital and print marketing, advertising or customized campaigns. Contact Melody to discuss your needs.

Corporate Sponsorships  -  By sponsoring AFPA you signal your unwavering support and commitment to the continued growth of Alberta’s food and beverage processing industry.

  • One registration in any AFPA workshop, conference or lunch n learn
  • Tradeshow booth at an AFPA conference
  • Display “pop up” signage during AFPA events
  • Recognition of your sponsorship verbally at events, logos displayed events
  • Recognition in the AFPA in Action Magazine
  • One solo EBLAST
  • Prominent exposure on the AFPA website
  • Your brochures/information displayed in the AFPA office
  • social media recogntion
  • Other opportunities can also be considered

Cost: Starting at $5,000 per year

Events - Develop qualified business leads by networking directly with industry and retailers at our events, lunch n learns, conferences, workshops and functions.

Trade show booth – Up to 10 x 10 booth

  • Includes 2 registrations to the event

Cost: Each event is unique. Please contact us to discuss a particular opportunity.

Trade show speaking opportunity

  • Approximately 30 minute presentation
  • Mentions in pre-conference advertising and social media shares

Cost: Each speaking opportunity is unique. Please contact us to discuss a particular opportunity.

Event coffee sponsorship - $350 per event or $550 for two events

  • pull up banner and marketing material to be displayed next to coffee station
  • 2 registrations per event


Digital and Print Marketing - Market your expertise digitally or in print by blog posts, hosting webinars, advertising in our newsletters and targeted eblasts or advertising in the annual AFPA in Action magazine.

Blog posts - $500 per article or $1800 for 4 articles / year

  • Article featured as the lead article for one month on the AFPA blog
  • Includes links from the AFPA Facebook page and 5 tweets, one mention in the AFPA newsletter

Webinars – $750 per webinar