Newsmaker Series

The GBC Newsmaker Series has 10 events scheduled throughout the year. The expected attendance for each event is 50 – 150 people at each event.

Newsmakers: Each program consists of an elected official, government or business  leader discussing major issues impacting the business community and economic growth in the Baltimore region.  Occasionally, a program may highlight 3-4 high profile CEO’s and business leaders to focus on a particular industry sector.


Exclusive Sponsorship – $10,000

Sponsorship at this level entitles the sponsoring company to the following:

  • 10 tickets to each event.
  • Company name or logo prominently placed on all event promotional materials.
  • Company recognition at the event through public announcement of sponsorship and signage promoting sponsorship.
  • One exhibit table to display company materials or promotional items.
  • Opportunity to have company designee speak at the event for 2-3 minutes.
  • Opportunity to place giveaways (provided by sponsor and subject to approval of GBC representative).
  •  Company name or logo on event webpage leading up to event.
  • Company name or logo on past event sponsors webpage for one year.
  • Company name or logo listed as a sponsor in GBC annual report/membership directory.

Program Sponsorship – $2,000

Sponsorship at this level entitles the sponsoring company to the following:

  • 10 tickets to one event.
  • Company name or logo prominently placed on all event promotional materials.
  • Company recognition at the event through public announcement of sponsorship and signage promoting sponsorship.
  • Opportunity to have company designee speak at the event for 2-3 minutes.
  • Company name or logo on event webpage leading up to event.
  • Company name or logo on past event sponsors webpage for one year.
  • Company name or logo listed as a sponsor in GBC annual report/membership directory.

To sponsor a speaker series event, call 410-727-2820.