Sponsorship & Exhibitor opportunities


CoffeeChamps Qualifying Events

December 1-2, 2018 - Denver
January 12-13, 2019 - Nashville

U.S. Coffee Championships

March 15-17, 2019
Kansas City, MO

2019 U.S. Coffee Competitions Title Sponsorships Available

Deadline: November 1, 2018

US Coffee Competitions Title Sponsorship

Sponsorship fee of $50,000

  • Recognition as Official Title Sponsor to all press contacts and in a press release about the event
  • Social Media: 6x posts on Instagram, Twitter and Facebook as title sponsor where content is relevant, 3x Instagram stories with swipe up to sponsor site in lead up, 2x Instagram stories with swipe up during event.
  • Recognition by way of: Logo featured on front page of website in dedicated section; Logo on major print and digital signage; Logo in all USCC marketing emails
  • Use of Title Sponsor trademark in Company Advertising and promotional campaigns for the duration of the agreement
  • Emcee acknowledgement throughout the weekend
  • Speaking opportunity at the final awards ceremony
  • Exhibitor placement in The Market at all USCC/CoffeeChamps events
  • Opportunity to provide gifts for winning competitors

US Barista Competition Title Sponsor

Sponsorship fee of $25,000 (SOLD)

  • Recognition as Official Sponsor of the U.S. Barista Championship
  • Social Media: 3x posts on Instagram, Twitter and Facebook as title sponsor where content is relevant, 1x Instagram stories with swipe up to sponsor site in lead up, 1x Instagram stories with swipe up during event.
  • Recognition by way of: Logo featured on barista championship pages of website; Logo on barista championship print and digital signage;
  • Use of Title Sponsor trademark in Company Advertising and promotional campaigns for the duration of the agreement
  • Emcee acknowledgement throughout the weekend
  • Exhibitor placement in The Market at all USCC/CoffeeChamps events
  • Opportunity to provide gifts for winning competitors

US Brewers Cup Competition Title Sponsor

Sponsorship fee of $15,000

  • Recognition as Official Sponsor of the U.S. Brewers Cup Championship
  • Social Media: 3x posts on Instagram, Twitter and Facebook as title sponsor where content is relevant, 1x Instagram stories with swipe up to sponsor site in lead up, 1x Instagram stories with swipe up during event.
  • Recognition by way of: Logo featured on brewers cup championship pages of website; Logo on brewers cup championship print and digital signage;
  • Use of Title Sponsor trademark in Company Advertising and promotional campaigns for the duration of the agreement
  • Emcee acknowledgement throughout the weekend
  • Exhibitor placement in The Market at all USCC/CoffeeChamps events
  • Opportunity to provide gifts for winning competitors

US Cup Tasters Competition Title Sponsor

Sponsorship fee of $15,000

  • Recognition as Official Sponsor of the U.S. Cup Tasters Championship
  • Social Media: 3x posts on Instagram, Twitter and Facebook as title sponsor where content is relevant, 1x Instagram stories with swipe up to sponsor site in lead up, 1x Instagram stories with swipe up during event.
  • Recognition by way of: Logo featured on cup tasters championship pages of website; Logo on cup tasters championship print and digital signage;
  • Use of Title Sponsor trademark in Company Advertising and promotional campaigns for the duration of the agreement
  • Emcee acknowledgement throughout the weekend
  • Exhibitor placement in The Market at all USCC/CoffeeChamps events
  • Opportunity to provide gifts for winning competitors

US Roaster Competition Title Sponsor

Sponsorship fee of $15,000 (SOLD)

  • Recognition as Official Sponsor of the U.S. Roaster Championship
  • Social Media: 3x posts on Instagram, Twitter and Facebook as title sponsor where content is relevant, 1x Instagram stories with swipe up to sponsor site in lead up, 1x Instagram stories with swipe up during event.
  • Recognition by way of: Logo featured on roaster championship pages of website; Logo on roaster championship print and digital signage;
  • Use of Title Sponsor trademark in Company Advertising and promotional campaigns for the duration of the agreement
  • Emcee acknowledgement throughout the weekend
  • Exhibitor placement in The Market at all USCC/CoffeeChamps events
  • Opportunity to provide gifts for winning competitors

US Coffee in Good Spirits Competition Title Sponsor

Sponsorship fee of $15,000

  • Recognition as Official Sponsor of the U.S. CIGS Championship
  • Social Media: 3x posts on Instagram, Twitter and Facebook as title sponsor where content is relevant, 1x Instagram stories with swipe up to sponsor site in lead up, 1x Instagram stories with swipe up during event.
  • Recognition by way of: Logo featured on CIGS championship pages of website; Logo on CIGS championship print and digital signage;
  • Use of Title Sponsor trademark in Company Advertising and promotional campaigns for the duration of the agreement
  • Emcee acknowledgement throughout the weekend
  • Exhibitor placement in The Market at all USCC/CoffeeChamps events
  • Opportunity to provide gifts for winning competitors

Gold Sponsor

Sponsorship fee of $5,000

  • Placement in The Market OR the Roaster Village for all USCC/CoffeeChamps Events
  • Opportunity for customized event activation
  • Social Media: One post on Instagram, Twitter and Facebook recognizing Gold sponsors where content is relevant.
  • Logo recognition on event website
  • Logo recognition on relevant on-site signage
  • Emcee acknowledgement throughout the weekend
  • Use of Gold Sponsor trademark in Company Advertising and promotional campaigns for the duration of the agreement

Silver Sponsor

Sponsorship fee of $3,500

  • Placement in The Market OR the Roaster Village for two of three USCC/CoffeeChamps Events
  • Logo recognition on event website
  • Logo recognition on relevant on-site signage
  • Emcee acknowledgement throughout the weekend
  • Use of Silver Sponsor trademark in Company Advertising and promotional campaigns for the duration of the agreement

Bronze Sponsor

Sponsorship fee of $2,500

  • Placement in The Market OR the Roaster Village for one of three USCC/CoffeeChamps Events
  • Logo recognition on event website
  • Logo recognition on relevant on-site signage
  • Emcee acknowledgement throughout the weekend
  • Use of Bronze Sponsor trademark in Company Advertising and promotional campaigns for the duration of the agreement

Event Opportunities/Placements

The Roaster Village

Sponsorship fee of $1,000 for the full weekend or $400 per ½ day

  • Sample your roasted coffee to attendees and competitors
  • 6’ stand + brewing equipment provided
  • Bring your marketing swag and bling out your stand!
  • Opportunity to retail

The Market

Sponsorship fee of $1,500 for full weekend – space sharing is welcome

  • 8’ x 8’ exhibitor space with 6’ table and 2 chairs (any extra services are the responsibility of the exhibitor)
  • Show off your products and equipment to the highest level coffee professionals in the country!
  • Opportunity to sample food and beverages
  • Opportunity to retail products

The Café (Denver and Nashville CoffeeChamps)

Sponsorship fee of $500 per day + barista

  • Showcase your espresso at The Café as the exclusive host each morning of the competition.
  • Barista judges will be calibrating for the day using your coffee from 8am – 10am
  • Serve coffee to attendees and competitors from 10am to noon and any other time during the day when there aren’t competitors scheduled on the bar.
  • Bring your marketing swag and retail bags to “own” the Café!
  • Logo recognition on the USCC website
  • Logo recognition on Café signage

The Café (Kansas USCC)

Sponsorship fee of $500 per 3 hour time slot

  • Serve your espresso to the best baristas in the country at the U.S. Coffee Championship finals!
  • You can send a barista, or just your coffee. We will have BGA volunteers on hand to serve.
  • Logo recognition on the USCC website
  • Logo recognition on Café signage

National Sponsors

Qualifying Event Sponsors

Please email Susan Gates to inquire about sponsorship opportunities.