The revised sponsorship program for 2018-19 showed great success in providing recognition to our industry sponsors at all events throughout the year plus helping to manage MPIC expenditures and contributions. Based on sponsor feedback, we have further enhanced the sponsorship program for 2018-19 with added value digital content and returning function sponsorships for the 2019 Winter Potato Conference.
The 2018-19 sponsorship year will run July 1, 2018 – June 30, 2019.
Sponsors will have the option of being invoiced in the 3rd Quarter (July-Sept.) of 2017 or 1st Quarter (Jan.-March) of 2018.
Commitment Forms are due by June 30, 2017 to be included in all events.
Major events included for recognition during this time include:
- Montcalm Potato Field Day, August 9, 2018 Montcalm MSU Research Farm and MPIC Demonstration Storage Facilities
- Potato Day at the Capitol, October 3, 2018 Michigan State Capitol
- Michigan Reception at Potato Expo, January 9, 2018 at Austin, TX
- 2018 Winter Potato Conference, February 13-15, 2018 Crowne Plaza, Grand Rapids, MI