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Marketing Program

We Provide a Total Marketing Program Designed to Deliver the Most Satisfying Return on Your Investment.

All of the elements below come together to create market awareness and deliver qualified buyers to WMTS:

  • Direct mail pieces including a full event preview, tickets, and conference information sent to manufacturing professionals in Western Canada
  • Print advertising placements in national, regional and local publications including Canadian Metalworking, Shop Metalworking Technology, and more
  • Email communications sent to more than 20,000 manufacturing professionals
  • Digital advertising including Google Adwords and LinkedIn advertising campaigns generating more than 500,000 impressions
  • Press Releases leading up to the event that highlight attractions and exhibitor products
  • Social Media presence on Twitter  @SME_Canada  and LinkedIn reaching more than 10,000 followers
  • Web advertising including news articles, banner ads, and calendar listings on general media, trade media, partner, and industry websites
  • Comprehensive  and mobile-responsive website with attendance information and on-line registration
  • Telemarketing and VIP Programs rewarding more than 5,000 past attendees and encouraging them to visit again
  • Promotion within the SME Canada network of chapters, regions, technical communities and members
  • Access to a network of key industry-influencing contacts throughStrategic Alliances forged with industry associations, strategic event partners, and official media partners. 

Included With Your Investment: Marketing to Help You Succeed.

Take advantage of valuable on-site services and pre-show promotion opportunities, designed to save you money and maximize your WMTS returns.

Complimentary Tools and Resources That are Available to All Exhibitors:

  • Custom, traceable Exhibitor Invitations
  • Exhibitor email invitations and promotional web page
  • Online profile
  • Online Marketing Kit and Exhibitor Manual
  • New Product announcements
  • Banner Ads
  • Social Media