Think Sponsorship

Think!Sponsorship connects the sponsorship industry through a broad offering that includes conferences, training, networking events, and our online sponsorship marketplace. We support organisations in maximising their commercial potential through our data, intelligence & consulting services.

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We are committed to providing affordable information and ideas to organisations looking to develop sponsorship best practice and have worked with a wide-range of businesses representing the sports, charity, media and entertainment sectors. We are best known for our flagship conference (Think!Sponsorship) that has been attended by over 7000 delegates across 26 previous events. Described as a ‘great conference…worth every penny’ we aim to inspire and educate in equal measure whilst also facilitating networking opportunities and connections at the event.
Our other products and services include:
Find! Sponsorship Our Deal Database service provides intelligence to assist sponsorship practitioners in accessing hard-to-find information relating to sponsorship investment trends and is used by subscribers globally! Providing information across 26,000 + deals across the sports, arts, charity, entertainment, naming rights and government sectors the resource provides up to the minute intelligence for benchmarking and pricing purposes.

Sell! Your Sponsorship Workshops: Our workshop series have been designed to provide pragmatic and relevant training to sponsorship seekers in honing their sales techniques. Over 800 delegates have attended our Fundamentals and Plus training days from large scale rights holders to niche and seasonal events. Courses are interactive and leave attendees armed with tips and techniques in relation to proposal development, pricing, prospecting, lead generation, making the approach and much more!

Talk! Sponsorship: We run regular networking events for the sponsorship industry including our popular Women in Sponsorship Group (run in collaboration with the UK Sponsorship Awards). The Women in Sponsorship group meets regularly 3-4 years and supports career development across the sector with a mentorship scheme launching in June 2019.

Think!Sponsorship Consultancy: We specialise in working with sponsorship-seekers on sponsorship strategy, pricing, proposal development, prospecting and renewals.
In The Loop: Our free fortnightly newsletter is read by over 5,000 sponsorship professionals and. Get your copy direct to your inbox by signing up through our website at www.thinksponsorship.com

Think!Sponsorship is an independently-owned business that offers affordable, effective and pragmatic advice to sponsorship-seekers. We are credited with a forward-thinking, creative approach that looks beyond the obvious to find like-minded partners and commercial opportunities that deliver value to both buyer and seller.