It is anticipated the entertainment would be music or other appropriate entertainment to fit with the evening’s theme.
• Logos on the New Year Networking and Awards Night promotion page of BforB website and Eventbrite page (where possible).
• Logos on electronic invitations and email promotions.
• Opportunity to introduce entertainer/entertainment and speak for up to 5 minutes, both at the entertainer’s return from the break mid networking and again at the end of the awards ceremony before the entertainer begins to play.
• 2 Pull up banners to be displayed nearest the stage.
• 5 tickets for you and your guests (4 x $55).
• Acknowledgement by the MC on the night.
• List of delegates details.
• Acknowledgement on media.

Welcome Drinks and Networking Sponsored by Rem Media

We have a complimentary themed cocktail, wine, beer or soft drink on arrival to set the scene and create the atmosphere for the welcome drinks and networking.
• Logos on the New Year’s Networking and Awards Night promotion page of BforB website and Eventbrite page (where possible).
• Logos on electronic invitations and email promotions.
• 2 tickets to the event (2 x $55).
• 2 pull up banners to be displayed near the entrance.
• Acknowledgement by the MC on the night.
• Opportunity to deliver a welcome to the networking and speak for up to 2 minutes during the entertainer’s break in the middle of the networking.

Best Dressed “Mob” – Sponsored by GDI Small Business Hub

Best Dressed Couple – Sponsored by Compu-Service-X

Best Dressed Man

Best Dressed Woman – Sponsored by BizLinks

To celebrate those who would like to dress up for the night, in line with our theme of “The Mafia Meets the Mob”.
• Logos on the New Year’s Networking and Awards Night promotion page of BforB website and Eventbrite page (where possible).
• Logos on electronic invitations and email promotions.
• 1 pull up banner to be displayed near the entrance.
• Acknowledgement by the MC on the night.
• Opportunity to present the award you sponsor.

Photography Sponsored by All is Light Photo and Video

To photograph each of the Award winners and sponsors, with some casual photographsthrough the event.
• Logos on the New Year Networking and Awards Night 2017 promotion page of BforB website and Eventbrite page (where possible).
• Logos on electronic invitations and email promotions.
• 2 tickets to the event (2X$55).
• 2 pull up banners to be displayed near the entrance.
• Acknowledgement by the MC on the night.
• Opportunity to thank the venue and staff and speak for up to 2 minutes during the entertainer’s break in the middle of the networking.

To assist in promotion of the BforB New Year Networking and Awards Night.
• Logos on the New Year Networking and Awards Night 2017 promotion page of BforB website and Eventbrite page (where possible).
• Logos on electronic invitations and email promotions.
• 2 tickets to the event (2X$55).
• 2 pull up banners to be displayed near the entrance.
• Acknowledgement by the MC on the night.
• Opportunity to thank the entertainers and speak for up to 2 minutes during the entertainer’s break in the middle of the networking.

REFERRAL MASTER OF THE YEAR – Sponsored by Radcliff Taylor Lawyers

BforB exists to create referrals
This award acknowledges the largest amount of referrals given or received by a member during the year.

Sponsorship alignment:
This award aligns with a branding position of maximising business opportunities and sales achievement, excellence in marketing and promotion.

MEMBER OF THE YEAR – Sponsored by WMS Chartered Accounants
All our members have KPIs as this is what needs to be done to maximise the benefits each of our members can tap into from BforB. This also incorporates their commitment to lifelong learning and the use of the BforB Referral Academy.
This award acknowledges the top performer in achieving their KPIs combined with living the culture and spirit of the BforB brand.

Sponsorship alignment:
This award aligns with brand positioning of commitment, doing what needs to be done to get results and consistency.

FRANCHISEE OF THE YEAR
Franchisees are the leaders in their BforB area, living the culture and values of BforB, being ambassadors for the brand and role models for BforB Members. They need to operate efficient and effective BforB franchise businesses ensuring efficient management of their clubs through their Local Directors who in turn manage their Executive teams. Furthermore
they need to achieve their KPIs in member retention combined with marketing and growth of their business.
This award acknowledges our top performing franchisee for the year.
Sponsorship alignment: This award aligns with brand positioning of excellence in franchisee and business management and performance.

Presentation of the award by a member of your organisation, with an introduction of you and your company by the MC, a slide about your business as sponsor of the award, to which you have up to 2 minutes to speak about your business.
• 2 tickets to the event (2 x $55).
• 2 pull up banners to be displayed next to the stage.
• Logos on email and electronic invitations, award information on Eventbrite (where possible)
and on BforB website, Facebook and Meetup as sponsor of this award.

LEARNER OF THE YEAR
2016 saw the introduction of the BforB Referral Academy as an additional tool for our members to use, enabling them to train and improve their performance.
This award acknowledges the member who has completed the most training through the Referral Academy.

Sponsorship alignment:
This award aligns with brand positioning of commitment to lifelong learning, self-improvement and personal development.

VENUE OF THE YEAR
Excellent venues are critical to the success of all our BforB events and we appreciate those that are efficient, reliable, pleasant to deal with, engage with BforB and its members, have good food and go the extra mile to look after our members making sure our events are run at consistent high quality standards synonymous with the BforB brand.
This award acknowledges our top performing venue for the year.

Sponsorship alignment:
This award aligns with brand positioning of excellence in business platform and environment, plus aligns with functions, meetings, events and venues.
LOCAL DIRECTOR OF THE YEAR

BforB’s local directors are the link between the franchisee and the Executive Team, and their role is to ensure effective management of their club(s) through the Executive Team.
This award acknowledges the top Local Director of the year.

Sponsorship alignment:
This award aligns with brand positioning of excellence and achievement in team leadership, people management, organisation, training, marketing, engaging in and leveraging social media,
following systems and measuring and managing KPIs.

EXECUTIVE TEAM OF THE YEAR
BforB is run “By members for members” and each of the groups elects their Executive Team to lead their group. These roles give the opportunity for members to build skills in teamwork, leadership, empowerment, motivating and mentoring, marketing and engaging and leveraging social media as well as the focus of each role from meeting and greeting guests to public speaking and presenting, and analysing the statistics of the group.

Sponsorship alignment:
This award aligns with brand positioning of excellence and achievement in teamwork particularly, plus people and group leadership, empowerment, people management, organisation,
training, marketing, following systems and measuring and managing KPIs for growth.

Presentation of the award by a member of your organisation, with an introduction of you and your company by MC, a slide about your business as sponsor of the award.
• 1 ticket to the event (1 x $55).
• 2 pull up banners to be displayed in a prominent position around the room.
• Logos on email and electronic invitations, award information and on BforB website, FaceBook and Meetup as sponsor of this award

Subsets of the executive team of the year

MODERATOR OF THE YEAR
The Moderator role gives the opportunity for members to build skills in teamwork, leadership, organisation and mentoring as well as the focus of the moderator role of leading
and managing a meeting, public speaking and presenting.

Sponsorship alignment:
This award aligns with brand positioning of excellence and achievement in teamwork, people and group leadership, people management, organisation, training, following systems and measuring and managing KPIs, with the additional focus of excellence in timeliness, communication and facilitation.

HOST OF THE YEAR
The Host role gives the opportunity for members to build skills in teamwork, leadership, organisation and mentoring as well as the focus of the host role of welcoming and inspiring
interpersonal communication, relationship management and networking.

Sponsorship alignment:
This award aligns with brand positioning of excellence and achievement in teamwork, people and group leadership,
people management, organisation, training, following systems and measuring and managing KPIs, with the additional
focus of excellence in interpersonal communication, relationship management and networking.

COORDINATOR OF THE YEAR
The Coordinator role gives the opportunity for members to build skills in teamwork, leadership, organisation and mentoring as well as the focus of the moderator role of using numbers to track,
manage and improve a group’s performance and achieve KPIs and growth.

Sponsorship alignment:
This award aligns with brand positioning of excellence and achievement in teamwork, people and group leadership, people management, organisation, training, following systems and measuring and managing KPIs, with the additional focus of excellence in recording and analysis interpreting numbers to achieve real results.

TIDY CONTAINER AWARD
Each group has a box of materials for running their meetings. The Host is responsible for ordering materials and tidying the container and this fun award is acknowledging the host that does it best!

Sponsorship alignment:
This award aligns with brand positioning organisation and efficiency with a culture of both professionalism and fun!

Level 3 Award Sponsorship

Investment $200 +GST in cash or in kind. One of each available.

Presentation of the award by a member of your organisation, with an introduction of you and your company by MC, a slide about your business as sponsor of the award.
• 1 pull up banner to be displayed in a prominent position around the room.
• Logos on email and electronic invitations, award information and on BforB website, FaceBook and Meetup as sponsor of this award