VA Angels is grateful for the variety of sponsors who support VA Angels and their respective chapters.

Platinum VA Angels Sponsors

Chapter Sponsors


General Sponsorship Benefits

Exposure and Access to Entrepreneurs

  • Over 150 companies apply annually to present to the group; an estimated 45% are selected to present to the deal screenings and up to 35% will present.
  • Access to the VA Angel’s members platform where company applications and profiles are posted.
  • Ability to refer deal flow as a member

 

Exposure and Access to Membership

  • Opportunity to develop trusted relationships with accredited private equity investors within the sponsor city. In addition, exposure to VCs and strategic corporate partners
    from across VA Angels (Edmonton, Calgary, Kelowna, Winnipeg, Medicine Hat and Winnipeg chapters) plus long standing relationships with Boston, Los Angeles, Chicago, San Diego, and San Francisco).
  • Membership is divided such that there is a target level of 80% private equity investors,
    10% VCs,and 10% Forum Resource Members and corporate/institutional partners.
  • Complimentary admission to all monthly forum meetings and the opportunity to bring guests
  • Throughout each calendar year the membership will invite up to120 guests per chapter
    (maximum of 10 guest per forum) comprised primarily of potential members and CEOs from successful Canadian companies to attend the Forum.

 

Public Recognition

  • A sponsors logo, membership status and home page link will be posted on the VA
    Angels website – www.vaangels.com
  • The logo will be displayed in the booklet distributed at each forum meeting; as well as, on the slide starting each meeting.
  • The logo will again be displayed in all email communication and newsletters sent to the membership sent monthly.
  • Company exposure through all VA Social media channels (LinkedIn, Twitter, Facebook) A sponsor has the opportunity to participate as a keynote speaker or to bring the keynote speaker at VA Angels events.
  • Recognition at all events that VA Angels affiliates with.
  • Promotion of events organized by sponsor through ongoing member and entrepreneur communication

Ancillary Recognition

  • Access to angel tourism through our international program The Seed 2.0
  • Access to additional business opportunities that may arise through our VA Angels Fund and the Old Kent Road Financial Funds.

Sponsorship Benefits

Platinum Sponsorship (Exclusive) – $20,000

    Exclusivity:

  • Exclusive right to be the only provider in your resource space.
  • Sponsor to be noted as Banking/Legal/Accounting/Other Partner
  • Sponsor to be given first right of refusal and category exclusivity for chapter
  • Sponsor to be given first right of refusal for exclusivity for additional chapters based on availability
    Presentations:

  • Opportunity to address the forum as a keynote speaker twice a year.
  • Sponsor can provide a monthly update which will be included in the VA Angels forum member packages and key messages sent out via social media
    Forum Attendance:

  • Enable up to 2 sponsor associates to attend VA Angels events.
  • Enable sponsor clients to access the forum (i.e. Deal Flow) at a discount rate.
  • The ability to invite two non- sponsor guests per forum.
  • Note: In Edmonton and Calgary there is a 10 guest maximum per forum so please pre-register all guests prior to the forum with the General Manager to avoid disappointment
    Marketing:

  • Sponsor logo on the VA Angels website, meeting booklets, sponsor board at forms and sponsor slide show.
  • Expanded presence on VA Angels website with link to sponsor website
  • Sponsor logo on articles, recurring posts & articles around what’s new in the industry.
  • The ability to communicate marketing updates through traditional email newsletters as well as social media such as Twitter, LinkedIn, and Facebook on a monthly basis.
  • Sponsor information and direct contact provided through VA sponsor booklet provided to all intake companies
    Other:

  • Where appropriate, VA Angels will incorporate sponsor experts and resources into ongoing activities
  • VA Angels will work with the sponsor to develop and execute custom programming with the sponsor internal team to reach additional clients while providing incremental value to entrepreneurs and VA members.
  • Additional customization available
  • VA Angels will always be referenced and acknowledged by sponsor where applicable
  • Sponsor must abide by VA Angels’ no solicitation policy

Gold Sponsorship- $10,000

    Presentations:

  • Opportunity to address the forum as a keynote speaker once a year
  • Sponsor can provide a quarterly update which will be included in the VA Angels forum member packages and key messages sent out via social media
    Forum Attendance:

  • Enable up to 2 sponsor associates to attend VA Angels events
  • Enable sponsor clients to access the forum (i.e Deal Flow) at a discount rate
  • The ability to invite one non- sponsor guests per forum
  • Note: In Edmonton and Calgary there is a 10 guest maximum per forum so please pre-register all guests prior to the forum with the General Manager to avoid disappointment
    Marketing:

  • Sponsor logo on the VA Angels website, meeting booklets, sponsor board at forms and sponsor slide show
  • Expanded presence on VA Angels website with link to sponsor website
  • Sponsor logo on articles, recurring posts & articles around what’s new in the industry
  • The ability to communicate marketing updates through traditional email newsletters as well as social media such as Twitter, LinkedIn, and Facebook on a quarterly basis
  • Sponsor information and direct contact provided through VA sponsor booklet provided to all intake companies
    Other:

  • Where appropriate, VA Angels will incorporate sponsor experts and resources into ongoing activities
  • VA Angels will always be referenced and acknowledged by sponsor where applicable
  • Sponsor must abide by VA Angels’ no solicitation policy

Silver Sponsorship•$7,500

    Presentations:

  • Sponsor can provide a semi-annual update which will be included in the VA Angels forum member packages and key messages sent out via social media
    Forum Attendance:

  • Enable up to 1 sponsor associates to attend VA Angels events
  • Enable sponsor clients to access the forum (i.e Deal Flow) at a discount rate
  • The ability to invite one non- sponsor guests bi-monthly
  • Note: In Edmanton and Calgary there is a 10 guest maximum per forum so please pre-register all guests prior to the forum with the General Manager to avoid disappointment
    Marketing:

  • Sponsor logo on the VA Angels website, meeting booklets, sponsor board at forms and sponsor slide show
  • Expanded presence on VA Angels website with link to sponsor website
  • Sponsor logo on articles, recurring posts & articles around what’s new in the industry
  • The ability to communicate marketing updates through traditional email newsletters as well as social media such as Twitter, LinkedIn, and Facebook on a semi-annual basis
  • Sponsor information and direct contact provided through VA sponsor booklet provided to all intake companies
    Other:

  • VA Angels will always be referenced and acknowledged by sponsor where applicable
  • Sponsor must abide by VA Angels’ no solicitation policy

Bronze Sponsorship•up to $5,000

    Forum Attendance:

  • Enable up to 1 sponsor associates to attend VA Angels events
  • Enable sponsor clients to access the forum (i.e. Deal Flow) at a discount rate
  • The ability to invite one non- sponsor guests quarterly
  • Note: In Edmanton and Calgary there is a 10 guest maximum per forum so please pre-register all guests prior to the forum with the General Manager to avoid disappointment
    Marketing:

  • Sponsor logo on the VA Angels website, meeting booklets, sponsor board at forms and sponsor slide show
  • Expanded presence on VA Angels website with link to sponsor website
  • Sponsor logo on articles, recurring posts & articles around what’s new in the industry
  • The ability to communicate marketing updates through traditional email newsletters as well as social media such as Twitter, LinkedIn, and Facebook on an annual basis
  • Sponsor information and direct contact provided through VA sponsor booklet provided to all intake companies
    Other:

  • VA Angels will always be referenced and acknowledged by sponsor where applicable
  • Sponsor must abide by VA Angels’ no solicitation policy
    Event Sponsorship- varies

  • Sponsor organized event: Opportunity for VA Angels to promote event, participate in programing and support with member attendance
  • VA Angels organized event: Opportunity to sponsor single events and programs above and beyond the monthly forums

*Both opportunities are subject to the exclusivity benefits held by Platinum sponsors

Sponsor Benefit Matrix


Become a Sponsor Today

To become a sponsor of VA Angels or your local VA Angels chapter contact us at: info@vaangels.com