Travel Industry Portal (TIP)

This is where it all comes together. Your strategy to market to the best of the best in the group and meeting planner industry. You are providing a quality design to launch your destination or company / destination and our team is here to ensure that your strategy is perfectly executed. Click on the widgets below to see the guidelines that produce your opportunity. If you have any questions that are unanswered, we are a phone call away at 800-628-0993 or email: BEverly@grouptravelfamily.com.

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All Partners — Brand Logos Needed

WE NEED YOUR LOGO ART (super important) — For ALL Partners, please provide your logo in the highest quality file format. VECTOR EPS or PDF preferred. You can also provide a high resolution, 300 DPI (minimum 8 inch wide / high) JPG, TIF or PNG. Anything less and you get the quality you provide. Your logo will be used online and printed marketing materials.

WEB LINK — Please provide a secure https:// link that we add to banner graphic on website.

SEND TO — Email: BEverly@grouptravelfamily.com.

Partner Specifications

Have any questions that are unanswered, call 800-628-0993 or email: BEverly@grouptravelfamily.com.

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Banner Ad

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Booth Drop

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Conference Booth

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Conference Registration

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Email Blast

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Floor Graphics

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Hotel Key Cards

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Marketplace

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Material Distribution

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Meal Function

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Mobile App

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Name Badge

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Padfolio

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Phone Charger

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Presentation

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Social Media

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Stepping Stones

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Banner Ad

Digital marketing at its best, place your Banner Ad on our conference websites and be viewed by group travel planners as they enter our web portal. Travel planners are encouraged to click directly to your company website via a convenient link (you provide) embedded in your Banner Ad. Banner Ads work 24-7 to drive travel planners directly to you. Your digital marketing never sleeps.

  • AD ART — Must be 150kb or less, color RGB, a JPG or GIF file type at actual size and ready for upload to web.
  • WEB LINK — Client provides a secure https:// link that we add to banner graphic on website.
  • PLACEMENT LOCATION & LIVE DATE(S) — Confirmed in client agreement.

BANNER AD SIZES AVAILABLE

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Booth Drop

Place your collateral brochure, marketing material, or promotional item directly on the desk of each group travel planner delegate attending the Conference. Your Booth Drop will be waiting for travel planners when they enter the Marketplace on day one. To make a greater marketing impact, pace a Booth Drop each day or at every Marketplace session. By the way, we make it easy. Our staff will place your material for you!

  • DUE DATE — All items should be received 2 weeks prior to the start of Conference.
  • WHAT TO INCLUDE — Your imagination is the limit!

SHIPPING TO:
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ATTN: Ben Everly
230 East State Street
Salem OH 44460
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Conference Booth

Boost your company visibility at a conference with the addition of a Conference Booth. Travel Planners are incentivized to visit your company booth during the conference to learn of your destination, service or product. The addition of a Conference Booth increases your relationship building opportunities with new travel planners as well as your existing clients.

  • BOOTH SIZE — 8 x 10 feet.
  • NON-ELECTRIC — Ask for options.
  • INCLUDES — 5 foot table and 2 chairs. You bring the rest!!
  • SET UP DAY / TIME — Personalize your booth space prior to noon on the 1st day of Conference.
  • PERSONALIZE — Your Conference Sales Team can give you suggestions for what to include in your booth and can answer your questions
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Conference Registration

Be the first to welcome every travel planner delegate as the  — Official Registration Sponsor. You will have a company booth adjoining Conference Registration, where all delegates will be escorted to meet you in person. The group travel planners will come to you and discover your destination / company services. You are positioned next to the Conference Registration throughout Marketplace for excellent brand visibility.

  • BOOTH SIZE — 8 x 10 feet.
  • NON-ELECTRIC — Ask for options.
  • INCLUDES — 5 foot table and 2 chairs. You bring the rest!!
  • SET UP DAY / TIME — Personalize your booth space prior to noon on the 1st day of Conference.
  • PERSONALIZE — Your Conference Sales Team can give you suggestions for what to include in your booth and can answer your questions
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Email Blast

Deliver your personalized message directly to all registered delegates via a pre- and post-email campaigns. That’s right. We deliver your marketing email blast directly to all conference delegates before they even attend the conference and send your follow-up email to travel planners upon their arrival home. It’s easy and a great way to extend your marketing presence before and after the conference.

  • SUBJECT LINE — Provided by client, a clear and concise subject line. Suggested 30 to 50 characters or 4 to 7 words describing what’s inside!!
  • EMAIL CONTENT — We recommend no more than 150 word count.
  • IMAGE FILES — Provided by client as a PNG, JPG or GIF format, no bigger than 150 kb in size.
  • CALL TO ACTION — Include at least one call to action link for best visibility and results.
  • PROVIDING AN HTML EMAIL?? — Your HTML should include a balanced mix of text and images. Emails that are almost 100% image(s) can end up in spam folders and not hit your target. Make sure you layout is responsive to all readers across multiple formats, including fonts that web basic.
  • DUE DATE — All files should be received 2 weeks prior to the Email Blast day scheduled in agreement.
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Floor Graphics

A picture says a thousand words and your logo on our Conference floor graphics makes a lasting impression. Travel planners view your floor graphic from conference start to finish, embedding your branding message thousands of times during the conference. Your floor graphic will be highly visible and placed in the highest Conference traffic areas for travel planner delegates to see every day.

  • GRAPHICS SIZE — 4 x 4 foot square applied to the major conference walkways.
  • DESIGN — Graphics should be colorful, clean / simple, and surrounded by a border (suggested) to “pop” on all types of floor patterns and coverings.
  • FILE FORMAT — Design layouts should be provided 300 DPI at actual size in JPG or press-ready PD format.
  • ART DUE DATE — Art files are due no later than 3 weeks prior to start of Conference for production.
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Hotel Key Cards

Put your company logo and message in the pocket of every conference delegate. With the Hotel Key Card you have a guaranteed audience as your message is delivered every time a delegate enters their hotel room. But don’t think your marketing stops when the convention is over, many key-cards are kept as keepsakes and added to collections, extending your marketing reach to this targeted travel planner market.

  • ART FILES DUE — Design files are due no later than 3 weeks prior to start of Conference.
  • Download detailed PDF for card layout specifications below.

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Marketplace

Become the Official Marketplace sponsor and have your logo displayed in full color at every travel planner booth, aisle signs, floor graphics and positioned on the main screen during every marketplace appointment. This adds up to tens-of-thousands of impressions for your company during the all-important conference marketplace.

  • WE NEED YOUR LOGO ART (super important) — For ALL Partners, please provide your logo in the highest quality file format. VECTOR EPS or PDF preferred. You can also provide a high resolution, 300 DPI (minimum 8 inch wide / high) JPG, TIF or PNG. Anything less and you get the quality you provide. Your logo will be used online and printed marketing materials.
  • WEB LINK — Please provide a secure https:// link that we add to banner graphic on website.
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Material Distribution

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Meal Function

As the exclusive Meal Function Sponsor, your destination or organization receives recognition for delivering the most valued Social Event of the Conference — breakfast, luncheon, or dinner. And it doesn’t stop there. You have the attention of travel planners for the full hour+ long event. You receive recognition as delegates enter the door, sit at tables, view your logo, and see the message on the main screen throughout the meal function. You also have the option of presentation time (get creative) and full use of all audio-visual equipment to market your destination or company service.

  • INCLUDES — Main screen branding, podium with mic and projector for your branding message. AND, we are here to make it as creative as you can image.
  • PRESENTATION OPTIONS — Power Point presentations are included and files are requested no later than two weeks prior to Conference.
  • GET CREATIVE — Looking to do more!? Contact our team for videos, live music, games and more added to your presentation!!
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Mobile App

Our conferences reach 85% compliance in mobile app usage and you can be on the mobile device of each delegate as the Official Mobile App Sponsor. The average delegate engages the Mobile App 50+ times during the Conference. Your sponsorship lasts long after the Conference as delegates use it throughout the year as an address book and travel industry delegate registry. Sponsoring the Conference Delegate App is the digital marketing tool that keeps on giving.

  • AD ART FILE SPECS — 640 pixels by Whatever Height (920 screen height). JPG files accepted.
  • WEB LINK — Please provide a secure https:// link that we add to banner graphic on mobile app.
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Name Badge

Everyone looks at the Conference Name Badges, and they will see your company every time when you become the Official Name Badge Sponsor. This sponsorship also gets your branding message to the individual wearer every time the delegate views the Conference daily schedule printed on the reverse side. We also design our Conference Name Badge to always face forward for 100% impression of your brand logo. Name Badges also get taken home as souvenirs — extending your marketing budget.

ALL WE NEED IS YOUR LOGO ART (super important) — Provide your logo in the highest quality file format. VECTOR EPS or PDF preferred. You can also provide a high resolution, 300 DPI (minimum 8 inch wide / high) JPG, TIF or PNG. Anything less and you get the quality you provide.

SEND TO — Email: BEverly@grouptravelfamily.com.

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Padfolio

Place your logo on the Cover of our prominent and attractive Conference Padfolio received by every delegate at registration. Padfolios are carried and used each day by delegates and act as their Marketplace Appointment Binder as well as a focal point for all important conference documents. Travel planners report that Conference Padfolios have a long afterlife — many are used in their tour operations.

  • ALL WE NEED IS YOUR LOGO ART (super important) — For ALL Partners, please provide your logo in the highest quality file format. VECTOR EPS or PDF preferred. You can also provide a high resolution, 300 DPI (minimum 8 inch wide / high) JPG, TIF or PNG. Anything less and you get the quality you provide. Your logo will be used online and printed marketing materials.
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Phone Charger

Our Conference Phone Charger Stations offer you exceptional, added visibility to your marketing experience. Place your logo and message on these fully lit and highly visible charging stations and wait for the delegates to thank you for saving their mobile devices. Placed on the Marketplace Floor, they deliver great marketing and brand awareness.

  • ALL WE NEED IS YOUR LOGO ART (super important) — For ALL Partners, please provide your logo in the highest quality file format. VECTOR EPS or PDF preferred. You can also provide a high resolution, 300 DPI (minimum 8 inch wide / high) JPG, TIF or PNG. Anything less and you get the quality you provide. Your logo will be used online and printed marketing materials.
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Presentation

Here is your opportunity to take center stage with the Official Introduction of the Next Speaker. Yes you can deliver a short message or sales pitch to a captive audience of ravel planers. A great marketing tool that elevates your presence to group travel planner delegates. The value of being recognized by travel planners at your Marketplace appointments is priceless.

  • INCLUDES — Main screen branding, podium with mic and projector for your branding message. AND, we are here to make it as creative as you can image.
  • PRESENTATION OPTIONS — Power Point presentations are included and files are requested no later than two weeks prior to Conference.
  • GET CREATIVE — Looking to do more!? Contact our team for videos, live music, games and more added to your presentation!!
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Social Media

Each conference presents multiple opportunities for social media marketing that can be customized to meet your budget needs. Let us brainstorm the best social media marketing mix for your destination or company and reach travel planners prior to, during and after the Conference.

  • SOCIAL CHANNELS — Facebook, Instagram, and X (formally known as Twitter).
  • CONTENT NEEDED — 1200 x 1200 JPG graphic or a MP4 Video to start. Plus, you will provide your own creative post content with hashtags and link back to your secure https:// website page.
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Stepping Stones

Our Stepping-Stones start in the hotel lobby and direct delegates to the conference marketplace floor and they can have your logo all the way. They are floor-graphics that give a reassuring feeling of being on track…all thanks to you. Step up your brand recognition with Conference Stepping-Stones and never lose a travel planner to the competition.

  • Graphics will be a 20 inch rounds applied to the major conference walkways within marketplace
  • We recommend that the graphics are colorful and surrounded by a border to “pop” on all types of floor covering
  • Image files should be provided in .png, or .jpg formate (Kris your opinion on this for best reproduction???)
  • Image files will be due into Conference office 3 weeks prior to start of Conference

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