Benefits of partnering with the Designer Series

  • More than just a single rendezvous, our year-round series of events offers our partners perpetual exposure to a highly attractive yachting market. Shoreside programs include Design Discussions as well as having a prominent presence at major regattas throughout the sailing season. Our celebration culminates with The Designer Series Rendezvous, our signature event, a festive action-packed 4-day experience attracting an international audience upwards of 1000 attendees
  • Partners benefit from the utilization of the Designer Series and the Honorees’ databases with targeted emails, monthly newsletters and social media postings
  • Global messaging targeting a wide range of print and electronic media that caters to the yachting consumer and boating business’ worldwide
  • Each sponsor package provides media, print, web exposure plus logo placement over a minimum of a 2-year period
  • Event tickets and merchandising opportunities
  • Partner visibility is maintained permanently on our “Previous Honorees” page of the Designer Series website
  • Multi-year events allow partners to split billing
  • We also welcome in-kind partnerships and individual sponsorships

Partnership Opportunities


The Designer Series is developing partnerships with brands that epitomize the highest level of design, craftsmanship and heritage in their industry. Our commitment to distinguish the Designer Series as an international entity offers significant exposure for those seeking to broaden their global messaging, over a minimum of a two-year period, as a brand with a distinguishable impact on the yachting world.

We look to partner with those who see the exciting future of the Designer Series and are eager to join us as we develop and perpetuate this unique concept.


For more information on customized sponsorships, please contact:
Carol Beecher at ds@designerseries.org  |  401.236.1866

Partner Levels$25,000$10,000$5,000$2,5001,000
Multi Series (4 + years) Partnerships are available. Please contact Carol Beecher at ds@designerseries.org | 401-236-1866
Designer Series sponsor for 2 series, (4 years)X
Category exclusivityXX---
Recognition on all printed collateral materialXXXX-
Verbal acknowledgement at all eventsXXXX-
Local, national & international media, print and web publicationsXXXXX
Event site signageXXXX-
Logo on all official race documentsXXXXX
Logo on event merchandiseXXXx-
On water spectator opportunitiesXXX--
On board racing opportunitiesXXX--
VIP tickets to all social events8642-
Exposure to upwards 1000 targeted attendees throughout 4 days of racing and eventsXXXXX
Targeted exposure through DS and Honorees' email data base distributed to over 100k recipientsXXX--
Link on DS website, social media presenceXXXXX
Dedicated press release announcing partnershipXX---
Opportunity to provide branded merchandise for VIP gift bags and skipper bagsXXXXX
Acknowledgment in press releases covering event XXXXX
2-year Series allow partners to split billingXX
In-kind / Event Specific Sponsorships Available
Size and placement of logos as well as level of exposure is based on Sponsor level.
Sponsorship benefits can be customized to ensure optimum return on investment.
1000

Targeted Attendees

90+

Yacht Owners

2

Years of Promotion

2018-2019 Partners