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CenterState CEO members can gain significant exposure across the business community through cost effective advertising and sponsorship opportunities. These are offered exclusively to CenterState CEO members!

Increase visibility for your business at an affordable cost through a multitude of print and electronic advertising options. Published materials include our annual Community Guide and CEO Essentials, our monthly newsletter, are sent to entire membership and beyond, reaching thousands of business leaders across the CenterState region. Email and web-based advertising includes a weekly events email blast on Mondays and a monthly newsletter html email blast with live banner ads, as well as several advertising options on the CEO website.

Get your company’s name in front of thousands of potential clients, customers and vendors through sponsorship of one of CEO’s many events attended by thousands of business and community members each year. Among them, the Economic Forecast Breakfast, the Annual Meeting, the annual Clambake, and the Economic Champions Luncheon.

CenterState CEO offers customized advertising and sponsorship packages to fit your specific marketing objectives and budget. Whether your company is large or small, there is a multitude of ways to take advantage of CenterState CEO’s reach across the region.

Contact Beth Savicki at 315-470-1833 or  to find out how you can benefit from these and other customized visibility opportunities.

Annual Meeting: April 19, 2018

CenterState CEO’s Annual Luncheon is the region’s largest business celebration attracting more than 1,000 attendees and is generally held in April. The event honors excellence in business by awarding the prestigious Business of the Year Awards to one company in each of the following categories: 50 or fewer employees, over 50 employees, community involvement and non-profit business. The event also features remarks from President Robert M. Simpson and a keynote address from a prominent guest speaker.

Naming Sponsor: $10,000
Presenting Sponsor: $6,000
Corporate Sponsor: $2,500

CEO Annual Clambake: August 2, 2018

This laid-back, casual annual event takes place in August and draws more than 1,000 attendees. It’s a great opportunity for networking and connecting with others in the business community. Many member businesses bring their entire staff and make this their summer picnic! This is an opportunity to showcase the small business programs available to member businesses, in addition to inviting key staff

Presenting Sponsor: $6,000
Corporate Sponsor: $2,500

Economic Champions Luncheon: October2018 (date TBD)

The Economic Champions Luncheon is held every October and celebrates the successes of the businesses in our community. Whether you’ve added, employees, square footage, won an award or taken on new clients – this event is a fun celebration for member businesses and their staffs.

Presenting Sponsor: $6,000
Corporate Sponsor: $2,500

Business After-Hours with mini showcase

On a quarterly basis, CenterState CEO hosts a Business after Hours that showcases ten member businesses and their products/services. We give-away a pair of Delta Air Lines tickets at this event to one lucky attendee. To be eligible to win, you must visit and interact with every table display in the room. This assures quality networking and a strong list of leads for exhibitors. The cost to be an exhibitor is $100.

CEO Essentials monthly newsletter

Advertising in CEO Essentials will put your business in front of 4,000 member businesses each month. Published 10 times a year, this newsletter reaches the region’s top decision makers and their staff. CEO Essentials is a full color publication that highlights member activities and regional development. In addition to hard copy circulations, this newsletter is also emailed to more than 3,500 members each month. Member surveys show that nearly 92% of our members thoroughly read each issue.

Weekly Events E-blasts

Chamber Events reaches more than 6,000 CEO members every Monday. The e-mail includes event information for the week and upcoming weeks. Members can register for events directly from this e-blast via live links. Live banner ads run down the left side of this e-mail blast and horizontal ads can appear along the top and bottom of e-mail blasts. We recommend a strong call-to-action in the ad copy.

Community Guide

The Community Guide is an exceptional promotional piece that highlights all aspects of our region and community, including business, health care, education, housing, transportation, relocation services and leisure activities. It can also be accessed and read online at, where advertisements can be linked directly to an advertiser’s own website. Published annually, the four-color publication is a vital economic development piece that is used year-round by numerous firms and organizations for recruitment and relocation prospects. With an ad in this colorful and informative guide, your firm becomes part of an effective effort to “sell” Central New York.

Online Business Directory

The Business Directory is a listing of all CenterState CEO member businesses. Contact information including name, address, phone number, fax number, email address and Website are included. The directory is easily accessible via the CenterStateCEO website which receives more than 200,000 views per year. Users can easily search for a business by category, sub-category or simply by typing in a keyword. With over 12,000 views per year and growing, this database is a great spot for visibility!

CenterState CEO website –

CenterState CEO has the region’s most informative web site with easy, intuitive navigation. The homepage features access to the latest news & event information, the Member Directory and Member discounts. Advertising opportunities are available on every page - whether it is static or in rotation. With over 200,000 page views per year, the website provides an excellent venue to promote your products and/or services.

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