Sponsorship Opportunties

The Southeast Flooring Market (SEFM) is quickly becoming one of the most successful, must-attend events in the floor coverings industry. Maximize your visibility by adding a sponsorship opportunity to your exhibit space. Sponsorships help set you apart from the pack and stand out as an industry leader. Sponsors are acknowledged on the Southeast Flooring Market website, within all attendee marketing materials, within our on-site graphics and featured in the registration portal and the show program.

Be a part of the show entrance!

Send us a sample of your top product. The SEFM team is currently in design mode and looking to use your product within our event graphics and design elements. Do you have a flooring product that you would like us to use within our design features? Send us a 2 – 4’x4’ size samples of your product and include your company name and the product name. If chosen your product will be labeled and used within our entrance treatments.

Promotional Investment: Complimentary to the first five confirmed exhibiting companies


Lanyards and Badge Stock Supporting Sponsor

The lanyard sponsorship is certain to call attention to your company and draw additional buyers to your booth. A minimum of 1,500 lanyards are needed by December 5, 2017 for show sight distribution. Sponsor must supply at least the minimum needed, but more are acceptable.. Sponsoring company logo will appear on the registration website as the Official Registration Sponsor of the Southeast Flooring Market 2018 event.

Promotional Investment: $3,000 plus exhibitor supplied lanyards –one opportunity


Aisle Signs Supporting Sponsor

The aisle sign sponsorship places your message is placed over at the top of all the SEFM exhibit floor aisles and literally puts your company above all others. Purchase your aisle or all six aisles. Commitment and logo must be received by October 2, 2017.

Promotional Investment: $1,000 per aisle – six opportunities available


Hydration Lounge Prime Sponsor

The team at SEFM will work with the sponsor to create a personalized Hydration Lounge. This 20’ x 30’ area will be equipped with a 4’x4’ hanging sign denoting the area and sponsor’s logo. Seating, complimentary flavored water bar and cash bar will be placed within the lounge. Sponsor will receive 50 complimentary drink tickets for each of the two days that the lounge will be open. Sponsor is encouraged to provide flooring for the area that SEFM team will lay and remove at no additional cost to the sponsor. Sponsor should also look to provide logoed items such as drink cups and napkins to assist with your company recognition within the area. Flooring and logoed items must be received at our contractors’ warehouse no later than December 15, 2017. SEFM team will promote the Hydration Lounge and the sponsor on the SEFM website, registration site and within e-mail promotions to buyers and attendees.

Promotional Investment: $10,000 plus exhibitor supplied flooring, napkins and cups – one opportunity


Upgrade your floor logo

Each SEFM exhibitor received a complimentary 2’x3’ floor cling that denotes your company and the event logo. You will receive one logo per 30 linear feet of booth space. Would you like to see your logo larger than the standard fair? Upgrade your cling to a 3’x4’ in order to stand out from the others in your aisle.

Promotional Investment: $100.00 per cling – one opportunity per exhibiting company


Habitat for Humanity ReStores | Habitat for Humanity

Plan now to donate your flooring to Habitat. It’s simple to donate your product after the close of the SEFM. All you need to do is roll or dismantle your floor, set it to one side of your booth and we will have Habitat pick up your flooring.

Don’t have time to remove your floor? Call us for a quote to remove the floor for you. Price is determined on time and materials. Contact Barbara for more information and to obtain a quote: Barbara@marketmakerevents.com


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Red Carpet Attendee VIP Lounge Sponsorships

Your company can play host to this special program and help us “Roll Out The Red Carpet’ for the flooring industry’s top buyers.  The Red Carpet Lounge will be a getaway lounge for our top buyers. This home away from home offers complimentary internet, complimentary food and beverage during the day and an open bar from 2:00 PM to the close of the event daily. This lounge, complete with a private meeting room, is available to our Prime sponsors to book for private meetings (by appointment only) or an independently hosted happy hour or breakfast, before, during and after event hours.

Flooring Prime Sponsor:

Exhibiting Company provides, lays and removes flooring for this area. Two complimentary sponsor panels are provided with this commitment.

Promotional Prime Sponsor Investment: Exhibitor provides product and labor to install and remove – one opportunity per exhibiting company. Exhibitor is encouraged to include their logo within the carpet or a carpet logo for the entrance.

Panel Sponsor – Supporting Sponsor:

Each sponsor will be provided a custom designed panel(s) that will be used to create the lounge. Each panel will show the company logo, company name and booth number and a copy area of 1 meter by 3’ that can be customized by the sponsor.

Promotional Supporting Sponsor Investment: $950.00 per panel / max two panels per sponsor – a total of 10 opportunities are available.  

Prime Food and Beverage Sponsor:

Your Company will be designated as a Prime Sponsor of the Red Carpet Lounge. Your staff will be the only exhibiting company that will have be allowed to enter the lounge and freely partake

Promotional Investment: $7,500.00 per day – one opportunity per available per day (total of two days)

Questions about sponsorships?


Kathy Sullivan

770-559-0293 ext. 9