• Pacific Contact offers a great opportunity to promote, profile and put your name in front of key people in the arts and cultural industries.
  • Pacific Contact connects you to presenters, artists, agents, government representatives and other industry professionals from across BC, Canada and the western U.S.
  • By sponsoring Pacific Contact, you make a genuine contribution to the BC Touring Council and its membership. Your sponsorship supports a growing regional network of performing arts professionals.
  • Pacific Contact could not have achieved the same success it has in past years without the support of sponsors.

Pacific Contact Sponsors Acknowledgement:

  • Acknowledgement and/or logo in the Pacific Contact program. This includes the general thank you page and in specific sponsorship area.
  • Acknowledgement on the BCTC website on the popular and well-visited Pacific Contact page
  • Signage acknowledgement during the Pacific Contact Conference and for special events
  • Acknowledgement by the Master of Ceremonies between Showcases at the Michael J. Fox Theatre, Shadbolt Centre for The Arts and at the Hilton Stage.

Opportunities Include:

Thursday, March 31, 2016

Professional Development Intensive – $500 to help cover coffee break and room rental

 Sponsored by:  Caline Logo

Facility Managers Meeting & Support Staff Meetings – $500 helps cover coffee breaks and room rentals

Sponsored by: The Port Theatre

Registration Desk Services $500


Showcase Theatre Sponsorships

Thursday, March 31, 2016 – Showcase 1
Michael J Fox Theatre – Showcase Sponsorship
– $500

 Sponsored by:  The Feldman Agency

Friday, April 1, 2016 – Showcase 2 and 3
Michael J Fox Theatre – Showcase Sponsorship
– $500 each or $1000 for 2 showcases

Saturday, April 2, 2016 – Showcase 4 & 5
Shadbolt Centre for the Arts – Showcase Sponsorship
– $500 each or $1000 for 2 showcases

Saturday, April 2, 2016 – Showcase 6
Hilton Cabaret – Showcase Sponsorship

Ride The Bus Sponsorships

Michael J Fox Theatre
Thursday, March 31, 2016 – Evening
– $250

Michael J Fox Theatre
Friday, April 1, 2016 – Afternoon & Evening
– $500

Shadbolt Centre for the Arts
Saturday, April 2, 2016
– $250

Sponsored by:  Vernon & District Performing Arts Centre

Closing Party Bus Rides
Sunday, April 3, 2016
– $200

Lunch Sponsorship: $400 Each

Get your message out in a friendly congenial atmosphere of delegates networking during mealtimes.

Friday, April 1 – “Getting to Know You” Lunch  Danielle_Lefebvre
Saturday, April 2 – Breakfast
Saturday, April 2 – Networking Lunch
Sunday, April 3 – AGM Brunch  Quesnel Live Arts

Awards Dinner Sponsorship: $125 (unlimited)

The annual awards presentation takes place during the Awards Dinner – Saturday, April
2, 2016

As a sponsor of the dinner and awards you are recognizing excellence in presenting and touring. This dinner is a very special highlight of Pacific Contact.

 Lakes District  MaxCameron_Full
 Royal McPherson Theatres

 Garry Pendergast

 Shadbolt Centre for the Arts  Chan Centre for the Performing Arts
 The ACT - Maple Ridge  Agence-Station-Bleue

Coffee Breaks Sponsorship: $300

If you sponsor the coffee, we’ll post a sign near the coffee station so that delegates know who is sponsoring.

Friday Morning Foyer
Friday Morning Break
Friday Afternoon Contact Room
Saturday Morning Foyer
Saturday Morning Networking  Revelstoke Arts Council / Performing Arts
Saturday Afternoon Contact Room  Evergreen Cultural Centre
Sunday Morning Foyer
Sunday Afternoon Contact Room

Block Booking Breakfast Meeting Sponsorship: $400

Sunday April 3, 2016  Kitimat Concert Association

In-conference Professional Development Sponsorship: $200

Workshops – Friday
Sponsored by:
 Youth Advisory Panel  Surrey Civic Theatres
REAL TIME – Conversations  Huntsman Logo


Cheers! Where Everybody Knows Your Name – Opening Reception ( and no host bar) Hilton Reflect Lounge – $400

The Late Night Hospitality Room Sponsorship: $200 each night (3 total)

Networking late night at Pacific Contact is at the Metrotown Hilton.

Thursday Night, March 31, 2016
Friday Night, April 1, 2016
Sponsored by:
Saturday Night, April 2, 2016
Sponsored by:

Pacific Contact Closing Night Party: $500

40th Anniversary Celebration – Sunday, April 3, 2016.

For more information contact:
Joanna Maratta
Executive Director
Ph: 250 352-0021
Email: fyi@bctouring.org