Bridging the Gap Achievement Awards

Date: TBA

Expected Attendance: 200-300

The Bridging the Gap Achievement Awards recognizes and honors exceptional minority and women-owned businesses and executives who nurture the development of minority and women- owned businesses in Greater Baltimore and Maryland.

Read about the 2013 winners2014 winners, 2015 winners, 2016 winners and the 2017 winners.


Platinum Sponsor – $8,000

  • Ten individual tickets (VIP seating).
  • Company name or logo prominently placed on all event promotional materials, e-mail promotions, event invitations, GBC website and promotional ads (if sponsorship is received by printing deadline).
  • Full-page advertisement in the “Bridging the Gap” special publication.
  • Company recognition at the event through public announcement of sponsorship and signage promoting sponsorship.
  • Audiovisual screen company recognition.
  • Full-page company advertisement in the event program.
  • Two exhibit tables to display company materials or promotional items.
  • Opportunity to place giveaways (subject to approval of GBC Director of Events and Business Development) at each place setting.
  • Company name or logo on event web page leading up to event.
  • Company name or logo listed as a sponsor in GBC Member Directory

Gold Sponsor – $6,000

  • Ten individual tickets to the event.
  • Company name or logo prominently displayed on all event promotional materials, media releases and event program.
  • Company recognition at the event through signage promoting sponsorship (if sponsorship is received by printing deadline).
  • Half-page advertisement in the “Bridging the Gap” special publication.
  • Opportunity to place giveaways (subject to approval of GBC Director of Events and Business Development) at each place setting.
  • Company name or logo on event web page leading up to event.
  • Company name or logo listed as a sponsor in GBC Member Directory.

Bronze Sponsor – $4,000

  • Five tickets to the event.
  • Company name or logo displayed in event program.
  • Quarter-page advertisement in the Bridging the Gap special publication.
  • Opportunity to place giveaways (subject to approval of GBC Director of Events and Business Development) at each place setting.
  • Company name or logo on event web page leading up to event.
  • Company name or logo listed as sponsor in GBC Member Directory.

Supporting Sponsor- $2,500

  • Three tickets to the event.
  • Company name or logo displayed in event program.
  • Company recognition at the event through public announcement of sponsorship and signage promoting  sponsorship.
  • Company logo in the Bridging the Gap special publication.

Exhibit Sponsor – $1,000

  • Two tickets to the event.
  • One exhibit table to display company promotional items.
  • Company name or logo displayed in event program.

To sponsor the GBC Bridging the Gap Achievement Awards, call 410-727-2820.