Attached is the latest Connect Dacorum Newsletter which contains news about the April Networking Lunch, the June Networking Lunch, Longdean School Employability Day, Doors event, Great Companies doing Great Things and Focus on Ad
For all you techies out there, we now have a QR code, so you can scan the code on your mobile phone and it takes you straight to the front page of our website. Try it out!
I have recently been working at getting some great deals as part of your Connect Dacorum membership and I can now confirm that all members will now have the opportunity to get discounted advertising rates with Radio Dacorum and Shopmobility. Also, there will be an opportunity to sponsor a Connect Dacorum networking lunch and have your logo and banners at the venue and on the presentation slides. If you would like more information on any of these new opportunities, please do get in touch.
Details of the offers are below for your information and also below the new and improved benefits of membership.
Online radio station, on air 24 hours a day, 365 days of the year with over 3,000 unique listeners per month
What we offer
· Business advert – Connect Dacorum/CAD member £300 plus VAT per year
· Charity advert – Connect Dacorum/CAD member £300 per year (no VAT if applicable)
· Non members - £400 plus VAT (if applicable) per year
What you get:
Electric or manual wheelchairs and scooters are hired out from the Marlowes Shopping Centre.
What we offer
· Connect Dacorum/CAD member £250 for a year
· Non members - £300 per year
What you get
If you would like to take up any of these marketing opportunities please contact the relevant project and mention that you are a member of Connect Dacorum to receive your special rate.
The opportunity to sponsor a community minibus or an event - talk to Community Action Dacorum for details
Sponsorship of Connect Dacorum lunches - £200. You get to have your banner at the venue and also your logo on the invite and presentation slides.
- Future networking lunches for this year - Monday 27th July and Thursday 22nd October (Christmas Lunch has a separate sponsorship opportunity – talk to me for more details)
Advertising on Connect Dacorum newsletter - £30 for 7cm x 4cm advert
4 ads available on each newsletter.
- Future newsletters for this year – end June, September, December
Monday 1st June 2015 sees the launch of the Dragon's Apprentice Challenge for 2015/16. Businesses,Charities and Schools, are invited to apply to take part in this year's challenge.
Last year 69 schools across the whole of Hertfordshire took part and raised over £87,902 for local charities or community organisations and is a fantastic way to engage pupils from Year 12 with the business world.
Fantastic new benefit to Connect Dacorum members. Radio Dacorum is our local online radio station, on air 24 hours a day, 365 days of the year. Advertising on Radio Dacorum for a reduced rate of £300 per year, Connect Dacorum members will get:
· An advert on Radio Dacorum website with a link to your own website
· A custom made jingle which is played 2/3 times every day
· The opportunity to come in to the radio station for an interview, of which a copy is made available to your company/charity
· Advertising of events or promotions on the Radio Dacorum Facebook page (3,300 likes) and, where appropriate, on the radio
· CD members who pay £500 or £1000 pa get the opportunity of one free outside broadcast at your place of work or an event, such as a company picnic, normally costs £300 for 2 hours broadcasting
· CD members who pay £100 or £250 per year get the outside broadcasting opportunity for a reduced rate of £200.