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Sponsorship Opportunities

The following are the available sponsorship packages for the Key West Fishing Tournament All packages and naming rights are based on a two-year commitment.

Blue Marlin Level Sponsorship – $10,000

  • Exclusive naming rights to the tournament, i.e. “Yamaha presents the Key West Fishing Tournament”
  • Full page advertisement in annual yearbook to be distributed throughout the year to anglers, area hotels, weigh stations and media outlets
  • Sponsor logo on KWFT web site linked directly to sponsor web site.
  • Logo representation and inclusion on:
    • All official tournament letterhead, award citations (outstanding angling achievement and release), and envelopes for citation delivery (2000 or more annually).
    • More than 600 press releases and envelopes sent to media outlets nation-wide.
    • 15,000 tournament brochures distributed throughout the Florida Keys, to media outlets and inquiries about the tournament.
    • Inside cover of 1,000 KWFT annual yearbook distributed to captains and anglers.
    • 15,000 multi-page carbonless form entry forms which the anglers keep a copy of when making entries in the tournament.
    • 800 hats and T-shirts distributed to anglers and sponsors year-round
    • Citation dropoff boxes at official weigh stations.
    • All Annual Kick-off package information as well as print, broadcast and electronic media advertisements.
    • Exclusive Logo with Direct link on Website in “Blue Marlin Sponsor” box.
    • ~Displays on all main pages except Registered Captains page
    • Sponsor Logo on Sponsor Related News Feed items on Website
    • Comprehensive exposure in the national print, broadcast and electronic media.
  • Four tickets to annual awards banquet
  • Sponsor representation on a winners trophy
  • Personalized sponsor appreciation gift

Tarpon Level Sponsorship – $5,000

  • Secondary naming rights to the tournament, i.e. “The Key West Fishing Tournament sponsored by…”
  • Full page advertisement in annual yearbook to be distributed throughout the year to anglers, area hotels, weigh stations and media outlets
  • Sponsor logo on KWFT web site linked directly to sponsor web site.
  • Logo representation and inclusion on:
    • All official tournament letterhead, award citations (outstanding angling achievement and release), and envelopes for citation delivery (2000 or more annually).
    • More than 600 press releases and envelopes sent to media outlets nation-wide.
    • 15,000 tournament brochures distributed throughout the Florida Keys, to media outlets and inquiries about the tournament.
    • Inside of back cover of 1,000 KWFT annual yearbook distributed to captains and anglers.
    • 15,000 multi-page carbonless form entry forms which the anglers keep a copy of when making entries in the tournament.
    • 800 hats and T-shirts distributed to anglers and sponsors year-round
    • Citation dropoff boxes at official weigh stations.
    • All Annual Kick-off package information as well as print, broadcast and electronic media advertisements.
  • Comprehensive exposure in the national print, broadcast and electronic media.
  • Two tickets to annual awards banquet
  • Sponsor representation on a winners trophy
  • Personalized sponsor appreciation gift

White Marlin Level Sponsorship – $2,500

  • Full page advertisement in annual yearbook to be distributed throughout the year to anglers, area hotels, weigh stations and media outlets
  • Sponsor logo on KWFT web site linked directly to sponsor web site.
  • Logo representation and inclusion on:
    • All official tournament letterhead, award citations (outstanding angling achievement and release), and envelopes for citation delivery (2000 or more annually).
    • More than 600 press releases and envelopes sent to media outlets nation-wide.
    • 15,000 tournament brochures distributed throughout the Florida Keys, to media outlets and inquiries about the tournament.
    • Citation dropoff boxes at official weigh stations.
    • All Annual Kick-off package information as well as print, broadcast and electronic media advertisements.
    • Comprehensive exposure in the national print, broadcast and electronic media.
  • Two tickets to annual awards banquet
  • Sponsor representation on a winners trophy
  • Personalized sponsor appreciation gift

Permit Level Sponsorship – $1,000

  • Half-page advertisement in annual yearbook to be distributed throughout the year to anglers, area hotels, weigh stations and media outlets
  • Stationary link on KWFT Web site leading directly to corporate website.
  • Logo representation and inclusion on:
    • Citation dropoff boxes at official weigh stations.
  • Two tickets to annual awards banquet
  • Personalized sponsor appreciation gift
  • Sponsor representation on a winning trophy

Sailfish Level Sponsorship- $500

  • One quarter-page advertisement in annual yearbook to be distributed throughout the year to anglers, area hotels, weigh stations and media outlets
  • Stationary link on KWFT Website leading directly to corporate website.
  • Sponsor representation on a winning trophy
  • Two tickets to annual awards banquet.
  • Personalized sponsor appreciation gift.

Bonefish Level Sponsorship – $300

  • One quarter-page advertisement in annual yearbook to be distributed throughout the year to anglers, area hotels, weigh stations and media outlets
  • Stationary link on KWFT Website leading directly to corporate website.
  • Sponsor representation on a winning trophy
  • Two tickets to annual awards banquet.
  • Personalized sponsor appreciation gift.

Contact Doris Harris for more information about sponsoring the Key West Fishing Tournament.

Key West Fishing Photos

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