Reserve your seat for The 16th Annual Driehaus Awards for Fashion Excellence. Purchase tickets now!
$30,000 PRESENTING SPONSOR
  • Presenting status in VIP After-Party title and inclusion in social media & press releases
  • Premier logo recognition at VIP After-Party, at red carpet event entrance, in video reel at event, on the event website with a clickable link to your corporate website, and in the invitation and program book
  • Premier VIP seating for 20 guests with champagne and wine service during runway show
  • Verbal recognition at event and opportunity for company representative to welcome guests to the VIP After-Party
  • Wine & cheese reception for 30 guests at Vintage Studios at 700 South Desplaines Street, including tour of classic American car collection (restrictions may apply)
  • Four tickets to the 2017 Driehaus Summer Party, an invitation only private event (restrictions may apply)
  • Opportunity for 6 guests to attend invitation-only Sponsor & Event Partner event with fashion industry leaders & emerging designers
$20,000 CRÈME DE LA CRÈME SPONSOR
  • Logo recognition in video reel at event, on event signage, on the event website with a clickable link to your corporate website, and in the invitation and program book
  • Inclusion in social media & press releases
  • Priority runway seating for 14 guests
  • Private cocktail reception for 20 guests at Ransom R. Cable Mansion, including catering, wine and photography (restrictions may apply)
  • Opportunity for 6 guests to attend invitation-only Sponsor & Event Partner event with fashion industry leaders & emerging designers
$12,000 HAUTE COUTURE SPONSOR
  • Logo recognition on event signage, on the event website with a clickable link to your corporate website, and in the invitation and program book
  • Priority seating for 10 guests
  • Opportunity for 6 guests to attend invitation-only Sponsor & Event Partner event with fashion industry leaders & emerging designers
$6,000 TRÈS CHIC SPONSOR
  • Logo recognition on the event website and in the invitation and program book
  • Priority seating for 8 guests
  • Opportunity for 4 guests to attend invitation-only Sponsor & Event Partner event with fashion industry leaders & emerging designers
$3,000 LA MODE SPONSOR
  • Name listing in the invitation and program book
  • Priority seating for 6 guests
  • Opportunity for 2 guests to attend invitation-only Sponsor & Event Partner event with fashion industry leaders & emerging designers
$2,000 PRÊT-À-PORTER SPONSOR
  • Name listing in the program book
  • Priority seating for 4 guests
CHARITABLE EVENT PARTNER
Provide an in-kind event donation or services in-kind, a $5,000 minimum fair market value
Benefits include:
  • Logo recognition in video reel at event, on the event website with a clickable link to your corporate website, and in the invitation and program book
  • Inclusion in social media
  • Seating for 2 guests
  • Opportunity for 2 guests to attend invitation-only Sponsor & Event Partner event with fashion industry leaders & emerging designers
For more information about sponsoring Driehaus Design Initiative please contact Emily Park at epark@driehausdesign.org.

Driehaus Design Initiative, a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization, was established to promote and encourage design education and to foster public appreciation and understanding of all aspects of fashion design and history. Driehaus Design Initiative contributes event proceeds to support fashion and design endeavors in Chicago.

Thank you for your support!