NEW ORLEANS ENTREPRENEUR WEEK

ALIGN YOUR BRAND
WITH NEXT-LEVEL THINKING AT
NEW ORLEANS ENTREPRENEUR WEEK.

WHEN
OTHERS
GIVE UP,
WE HUSTLE
FORWARD.
New Orleans Entrepreneur Week
(NOEW) is a week-long festival
showcasing entrepreneurship
and celebrating innovation in
New Orleans. From the hustle
of a startup founder looking for
investors, to the hustle of a city
becoming an unexpected center
for innovation.
There’s inspiration for the hustle
in everyone at NOEW

WHERE OTHER CITIES COMPETE,
WE COLLABORATE.

185

ENTREPRENEURS
SHOWCASED

119

13,216 $648K
ATTENDEES

FUNDS ALLOCATED

NOEW 2016 BY
THE NUMBERS

HUSTLE

KEYNOTE SPEAKERS

49MM
TWITTER IMPRESSIONS

INDIVIDUAL EVENTS

24/7

6

127+

INNOVATIVE SPEAKERS

55

LOCAL & NATIONAL
PARTNERS

0
OTHER FESTIVALS
JUST LIKE NOEW

NEED
PROOF?
CHECK OUR
MENTIONS
“In just eight years, NOEW
has become the epicenter
of a thriving entrepreneurial
community in New Orleans,
creating a true hub of
entrepreneurship in the South.”
- Shannon Compton, HuffingtonPost

WHERE OTHER COMMUNITIES
CLOSE THEIR DOORS,
WE OPEN OUR ARMS.

THIS
YEAR’S
NOEW IS
BIGGER &
BETTER
THAN EVER.
MARCH 19-24,2017

With a campus move to the
Contemporary Arts Center &
the Ogden Museum of Southern
Art. This corridor, located at the
intersection of arts + innovation in
downtown New Orleans, will play
perfect host to an event focused on
next-level creativity and thinking.

WHERE OTHERS SEE NO WAY,
WE SEE POSSIBILITY.

BY JOINING US,
YOU’LL JOIN
A CREW OF
PARTNERS LIKE...

SPONSOR AN EVENT THAT’S
LIKE NO OTHER
Snack Breaks | $2,500 • Small Content Spaces | $5,000 VIP Lounge | $10,000 • Keynote Speaker | $10,000

Large Content Spaces Investor Experience
2 Available

1 Available

$10,000

Opening Party
1 Available

Startup Alley

The Big Idea VIP Party

1 Available

1 Available

$25,000 $25,000 $25,000 $25,000

Brand our larger
content spaces with
audiences up to 500
people.

Host 100 premier
investors during a
two-day, curated
experience at NOEW

NOEW LOUNGE

$50,000

1 Available

The NOEW Lounge is the premier
hangout spot for VIPs, attendees,
and speakers alike to mingle.

Start the with week
with a bang - and a
bar and a band!

The showcase
opportunity for up
and coming founders
at NOEW

Cap off a week of
action and impact at
the VIP bash during
The Big Idea

NOEW INTERACTIVE

THE BIG IDEA

$75,000

$100,000

1 Available

40+ sessions showcasing
innovative thinking to over 4,000
attendees throughout the week.

1 Available

Brings together 3,000+ people
in support of local startups.
Vote for your fave!

All sponsorships come with VIP access for the week and tickets to The Big Idea VIP Party

NOEW ACCESS LEVELS
EXHIBITION SPACE

$2,500

WHAT YOU GET

25 Available

OVERVIEW
The exhibitor space at NOEW is a tradeshow-style expo featuring an area of booths
for service providers and corporations to
provide resources to entrepreneurs and
attendees.

BIG IDEA CORPORATE
TICKET PACKAGE
+ 1 0 VIP access tickets to
The Big Idea including
$25 voting chip

25 Available

$1,500

+R 
ecognition on keepsake light bulb
sculpture at Big Idea VIP Party 

Branded signage on booth space
+
+ Branded signage in event space including but
not limited to permanent signage
+ Promoted in conjunction with event
+ Logo on NOEW.org sponsor page
+ Listed on event calendar in print and
on noew.org

NOEW VIP TICKET
+A 
ccess to NOEW VIP Lounge
with free food and drink, M-Th
from 9am-5pm
+ 1 VIP access ticket to the Big
Idea including $25 voting chip

$250

DAILY
SNACK
BREAK
$2,500
6 Available

OVERVIEW
Twice each day there is a chance to
nourish NOEW attendees in between
sessions with a snack break. Companies
can sponsor one, a whole day ($5,000),
or the whole week ($7,500).

WHAT YOU GET
+ Branding on snack tables
+O 
rganization branded table and ability
to send representatives
+A 
bility to provide company branded
swag and collateral

SMALL
CONTENT
SPACES
$5,000
2 Available

OVERVIEW
Our smaller content spaces host
more intimate and exclusive events
throughout the week.

WHAT YOU GET
+B 
randed signage in event space
including but not limited to hold
screen and permanent signage
+L 
isted on event calendar
in print and web
+L 
isted on directional signage
in the venue
+ Logo on NOEW.org sponsor page

KEYNOTE
SPEAKER
SLOT
$10,000
6 available, 3 remaining

OVERVIEW
World-class, keynote speakers will take
the stage with content that sparks
discussion and inspires hundreds of
attendees. Our keynotes are the anchor
points in the NOEW calendar highlighting
your brand as the backdrop for
pioneering content that is both globally
significant and locally relevant.

WHAT YOU GET
+E 
xclusive branding around one
keynote speaker slot
+ Logo on signage specific to that
keynote time slot
+ Logo on noew.org website
+ Listed on event calendar
+ Mentioned in event promotion

VIP
LOUNGE
$10,000
OVERVIEW
Host all of NOEW’s notable attendess
at the VIP Lounge throughout the week.
Delicious food, drink, and business
networking will take place with your
brand as the backdrop. The VIP lounge is
a place to mix, mingle, and get business
done in between sessions.

WHAT YOU GET
+
+
+
+
+

Branding in venue title
Branding on venue signage
Branding on promotion of VIP Lounge
Logo on noew.org
Listed on campus map

LARGE
CONTENT
SPACES
$10,000
2 Available

OVERVIEW
Our large content spaces at NOEW hold
audiences up to 500 and are the anchor
spaces for content like keynote speeches
and popular panels.

WHAT YOU GET
+B 
randed signage in event space including
but not limited to hold screen
and permanent signage
+ Listed on event calendar in print and web
+ Listed on directional signage in the venue
+ Logo on NOEW.org sponsor page

STARTUP
ALLEY /
MENTOR
OFFICE SPACE

$25,000
3 Available

OVERVIEW
Startup Alley is an area where the
hottest ventures are showcased during
the festival. Simultaneously, Mentor
Office Hours entrepreneurs can access
industry experts to gain advice and
insights for their business.

WHAT YOU GET
+ Logo on campus map
+ Branded signage in event space
including but not limited to
permanent signage
+ Logo on NOEW.org sponsor page
+ Branded in conjunction with
recruiting and event promotion
+ Listed on event calendar in print and
on noew.org

THE BIG
IDEA VIP
PARTY
$25,000
OVERVIEW
The sponsor of this VIP experience will
play host to entrepreneurs, VIPs, NOEW
sponsors, and global thought leaders
at The Big Idea, our culminating event.
Your brand will be highlighted as the
host to upscale food and beverage in
a comfortable environment for notable
guests and attendees.

WHAT YOU GET
+O 
rganization branded in event title
(e.g. the _____ Big Idea VIP Party)
+B 
randed signage in event space
including but not limited to permanent
signage
+ Logo on NOEW.org sponsor page
+L 
isted on event calendar in print
and on noew.org
+L 
isted on event invitation (if committed
by December 31, 2016)

OPENING
PARTY
$25,000
OVERVIEW
We’re kicking off NOEW with a bang –
and a bar and a band! Your brand will
be at the center as we build energy and
momentum for an action packed week of
networking, content, and entrepreneur
showcases.

WHAT YOU GET
+ Branded in event title
+ Branded in promotion of event
+ Logo on event signage
+ Logo on noew.org
+ Listed in NOEW calendar

INVESTOR
EXPERIENCE
$25,000
1 Available

OVERVIEW
Host 100 investors during their two-day
experience at NOEW starting with a
welcome dinner and facilitating access
to over 220 ventures across the region.
Past attendees have represented TPG
Capital, Kleiner Perkins, Altos Ventures,
Revolution Ventures, and General
Atlantic among many others.

WHAT YOU GET
+ Opportunity to give remarks at
welcome dinner
+ Branded on company deal book
distributed to investors
+ Logo on noew.org
+ Listed on NOEW calendar

NOEW
LOUNGE
$50,000
OVERVIEW
The NOEW lounge is the centerpiece of
the festival networking experience, where
attendees, keynote speakers, investors,
and entrepreneurs alike can mix and
mingle.

WHAT YOU GET
+B 
randed on venue title (e.g. COMPANY
NOEW Lounge)
+B 
randed signage in event space
including but not limited to
permanent signage
+ Logo on directional signage
+ Logo on Campus Map
+ Logo on NOEW.org sponsor page

NOEW
INTERACTIVE
$75,000
OVERVIEW
NOEW Interactive is a three-day core
content track offered to attendees
during the festival. Featuring more than
40 sessions, these days feature keynote
speakers, panels, networking events, and
hands-on sessions focusing on cuttingedge topics in entrepreneurship and
innovation

WHAT YOU GET
+O 
rganization branded in title (e.g. NOEW
Interactive brought to you
by ____)
+ Branded signage throughout the event
space during NOEW Interactive
+ Branded on campus directional signage
+ Logo on NOEW.org sponsor page
+ Listed on event calendar in print and on
noew.org

THE BIG
IDEA
$100,000
OVERVIEW
The week of excitement culminates
with The Big Idea – the nation’s
largest crowd-sourced funding
event that hosted 3,500 attendees
and allocated $49,000 in 2016.
Using $25 voting chips, attendees
“invest” in their favorite feature
startups and experience the
entrepreneurial movement
firsthand.

WHAT YOU GET 
Branded signage on booth space
+
+B 
randed signage in event space
including but not limited to
permanent signage
+ Promoted in conjunction with event
+ Logo on NOEW.org sponsor page
+L 
isted on event calendar in print and
on noew.org

WE WOULD
LOVE FOR
YOU TO
JOIN THE
MOVEMENT

Megan Kepper
Director of Development
Megan@ideavillage.org

CHECK OUT NOEW.ORG
FOR MORE DETAILS

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