North Carolina is hosting the 2013 Southeast Pawn Expo October 4-6 at the
Crowne Plaza in beautiful Asheville, NC
Get ready for an amazing, informative, and PROFITABLE show in one of the most beautiful places in the country at the most spectacular time of year...THE LEAF CHANGE!!!
We hope that you will be able to join us October 4-6 in beautiful Asheville, North Carolina for the 2013 Southeastern Pawn Expo. The leaves should be in full color and the attendees will be ready to do business with you! Please make your arrangements now as we expect to sell out our room block early.
Chairman of the Board
North Carolina Pawnbrokers Association
For Hotel Accommodations
If you are planning to stay at the Crowne Plaza Hotel
the rate will be $159.
Telephone 888-211-7755 or 800-733-3211 M-F (9AM-5PM)
Exhibitor Registration Package
October 4-6, 2013
Crowne Plaza Hotel ● Asheville, NC
Hosted by the Pawn Brokers Association of North Carolina
EDUCATIONAL CONFERENCE & TRADE SHOW
Pawn Industry Educational Conference
& Trade Show
You Don’t Want to Miss This
Opportunity…Not This Year!
Industry Partners Get A Lot of Bang for
Their Buck in 2013
SouthEast Pawn Expo, has a brand new brag…we are unveiling our new look, new offers and new attitude. After quietly serving Georgia, South
Carolina, and North Carolina for over a decade, we are ready to
speak up, speak out, and be heard!
Market share is growing in our industry and especially in our Southeast region.
So we’re helping out Members and Industry Partners grow their
markets and their profits.
Take 5-minutes and review the value-added benefits available to those partners who want to do business with people in the pawnbroker business.
We have developed the most comprehensive conference in our association’s history. Our Membership is growing and the quality of our association has ripened. Our Members enjoy a unique and focused network of professionals, where ideas and sound advice flow freely.
When there’s a question regarding regulations compliance, we provide the comprehensive, easy to understand resource, with up-to-date information, industry related news, and pending legislation updates. Our Members and Industry Partners have web access to inside industry trends, laws, and breakthroughs.
Industry Partners Serious About Our
Industry Will Be There!
Here are a few reasons why:
Rapid regional membership growth
Year round penetration into markets we serve
Inside industry information provided exclusively for
Members and Industry Partners
Strengthen relationships and form new relationships
through respected affiliation
We also provide an excellent set of marketing tools and options:
Expo Sponsors – All partners will have the opportunity to express their continuing support for the Pawn Industry, by participating in the Expo Sponsor Program (3 Levels)
Diamond Level Sponsors
Includes your company name and logo, EXCLUSIVELY, on the Tote Bags provided to all attendees, as well as insert into the bags; a full page ad in the Program; recognition on all Expo placard signage; and vendor recognition listing in the Program, both at the show, and in the pre-show mailing blitz to over 2500 pawnbrokers in 6 Southeast states; plus recognition on Hospitality Reception Tickets provided to all attendees.
Gold Level Sponsors
Includes a one – half page ad in the Program; tote bag insert; prominent company exposure on all Expo Placard signage, and vendor recognition listing in the Program; plus recognition on Hospitality Reception Tickets provided to all attendees
Silver Level Sponsors
Includes ¼ Page Program Ad; tote bag insert; prominent company exposure on all Expo Placard signage, and vendor recognition listing in the Program; plus recognition on Hospitality Reception Tickets provided to all attendees.
Educational Conference Sponsors
Opportunity to support us in offering the most comprehensive educational conference in regional convention history. This sponsorship offers recognition on all Placard signage during the educational seminars; a full page ad in the Expo Program (reaching 2500+ Pawnbroker); Tote bag insert; vendor recognition listing in the Program; and recognition on Hospitality Reception Tickets provided to al attendees
(Note: This sponsorship may be split between 2 vendors, if desired)
Name Badge & Lanyard Sponsor
Opportunity to have your company name and logo EXCLUSIVELY displayed on the Expo Name Badges & Lanyards, which will be displayed for all the attendees, continuously throughout the Conference; includes a one – half page ad in the Program, as well as inclusion in the recognition listing of the sponsors in the Program (reaching 2500+ Pawnbrokers)
Complimentary Water Sponsors
500 bottles of complimentary bottled water will be customized with your company name and logo, and provided to the attendees; A pleasant way to say "Thank You", and make new friends; included a one-quarter page Program ad. (Note: This sponsorship may be split between 2 vendors, if desired)
The following additional promotional opportunities are available to all vendors, including non-sponsors:
In addition to being presented to all Expo attendees, these programs will be delivered in a blitz mailing to over 2,500 Licensed Pawnbrokers in 6 Southeast states, in advance of the show. This tremendous advertising opportunity provides you with the unique and unusual ability to reach every single Pawnbroker, not just the Expo Attendees
Tote Bag Inserts
All vendors have the opportunity to have an advertising piece of their choice inserted into the tote bags which will be provided to all attendees. Will allow the attendees to see your piece prior to the opening of the Exhibition Hall and will be a "take away" for them to have when they return to their stores.
Hospitality Reception Tickets
Customized with your company name, you will be able to distribute these tickets to the visitors to your booth, allowing you to thank them for their participation, and reminding them, with name recognition of your company. Will be used by the attendees at the receptions on both Friday and Saturday nights.
4981 HWY. 20
SUGAR HILL, GA 30518
P.O. BOX 601
LUGOFF, SC 29078
NORTH CAROLINA, VENDORS, AND ALL OTHERS:
NORTH CAROLINA PAWN BROKERS ASSOC.
P.O. BOX 41368
RALEIGH, NC 27629
Or call 919-876-0687 for further information.
Elaine Christian: Executive Director