SPONSORS

LEAD SPONSOR

Visa is the world’s leader in digital payments. Its mission is to connect the world through the most innovative, reliable and secure payment network – enabling individuals, businesses and economies to thrive. Its advanced global processing network, VisaNet, provides secure and reliable payments around the world, and is capable of handling more than 65,000 transaction messages a second. The company’s relentless focus on innovation is a catalyst for the rapid growth of connected commerce on any device. As the world moves from analogue to digital, Visa is applying its brand, products, people, network and scale to reshape the future of commerce. For more information, visit (https://www.visa.ie/), the Visa Vision blog (vision.visaeurope.com), and @VisaIreland.

Visit: visa.ie

FRONTLINE SPONSORS

WIN | WIN is an award winning, customer loyalty agency located in Dublin, Ireland.

Our mission is to help great brands to positively influence and affect people’s behaviour. This means deploying new technologies to build bespoke engagement programmes that allow our clients to attract new customers and reduce customer churn. Our solutions combine cutting edge tech and data harvesting with novel incentives that appeal to both B2B and B2C users.

Perhaps the most compelling reason clients choose to work with WIN|WIN is our innovative and outcome led pricing model. We save our clients’ money when delivering on their commercial goals.

Expansion

In October 2018 we acquired an established loyalty business in Stockholm, Sweden. This business has been operating since 2006 and serves clients in both Norway and Sweden. This acquisition follows our purchase of the Opinions.ie market research business with it’s own research panel of 10,600 respondents. Opinions engage with this panel to carry out quantitative and qualitative research to help our clients to get a deep understanding of their customer’s needs before they launch a loyalty initiative.

To learn more about WIN|WIN, why not join us at our next Think-Tank where we bring together non-competing industry leaders to solve common customer engagement conundrums and we discuss the role that tech can play in that process.

Visit: winwin.ie

SSE Reward brings our customers offers to suit their region and interests. In terms of user experience, our aim was to make the platform clear, easy to navigate, and enjoyable to use with regularly refreshed content and offers. We operate within a highly competitive and price driven market, so we’ve developed this platform to add some real value to our customer’s lives and provide more than just a utility service.

Visit: ssereward.ie

Sweete is a leading Sales Promotion agency, specialising in Reward incentive and Loyalty Programmes, bringing fresh thinking and great ideas.

Founded by Kathy Peyton who has close to 20 years experience in the industry, Sweete offers a range of reward solutions, all with innovative fulfilment processes for the customer.

From Free Flights to Pampering and Paintballing, we can create a solution that meets the needs of your customer base. We’ll take care of the design, development and delivery, making this a cost effective and headache-free solution for your business.

We love a challenge and get a real buzz of excitement with every new campaign. Our aim is to deliver bespoke campaigns to fully meet the needs of your customer base. We’ll work with you to fully understand your requirements and build a tailored campaign to support your objectives. Our expertise in this area means that nothing is impossible and we will not stop until we have delivered the perfect solution for your business.

Even better, we have everything in house, from sourcing the rewards to customer service, we’ll take care of it. We pride ourselves on making life easier for our clients and providing exceptional levels of customer service, Life is sweeter when you work with Sweete!

Visit: sweete.ie

CATEGORY SPONSORS

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ADC Plasticard Ltd (a wholly Irish-owned company) has been meeting customer needs for a wide range of plastic card products and services since 1999. Our modern world class, production facility has capacity to manufacture over 50 million plastic cards annually. Plastic cards for gift and loyalty applications are our specialty and we are the experts synonymous in the marketplace with solutions, speed and service. Consumer trends and use of plastic cards have changed over the years, hence ADC Plasticard continues to evolve as a supplier and adapt to industry demands – however our commitment to customers remains constant.

Apart from in-house design, manufacturing and printing, ADC offers a complete service in magnetic strip encoding, barcoding, personalization and fulfillment. Over the years we have been involved in the development, launch and support of the loyalty programmes of most of Ireland’s leading brands. We have been chosen by Brown Thomas, SuperValu, Circle K, AXA Insurance, Arnotts, Applegreen, Easons, Glanbia, MySpar, Arboretum, The GAA, Butlers Chocolates, Art and Hobby, Total Health, O’Briens Wines, Diffneys Menswear, Aer Lingus as well as many others for their loyalty printed material and services.

We partner with many of the market leaders in ePos and software suppliers.

Visit: adc.ie

SuperValu is part of the Musgrave Group, Ireland’s largest grocery and food distributor. With 223 stores throughout Ireland, SuperValu has served the people of Ireland for over 30 years and has become a well established landmark across Irish communities.

This reputation has been earned through our fresh food quality, strong value offering, consistent support of local producers and the expertise and customer service across our stores.

Visit: supervalu.ie/rewards

Brandfire is a fully integrated customer loyalty, incentive and rewards agency. In a nutshell, we are dedicated to making customers happy.

In today’s challenging economic environment, customers are being far more selective about how and where they spend their money. They want to feel appreciated and valued, which is why rewarding loyalty has never been more important.

That’s where we come in.

At Brandfire, we design, build and manage loyalty programs across all platforms from online, mobile and social media and we partner with some of the most dynamic technology companies to provide innovative loyalty and promotional solutions, including points technology, receipt recognition, image recognition technology and augmented reality.

We also, create innovative sales promotion campaigns that really motivate customers to sign up, buy, switch or find out more about a brand’s latest offering. And our rewards catalog is extensive from the latest technology gadgets to movie downloads and the ultimate pampering experience.

Drawing from our experience in loyalty marketing, we can easily spot the obstacles for our clients. We are determined to do right by our clients and offer pricing models that eliminate risk. We are an agency with integrity that always puts our clients first.

Visit: brandfire.ie

Gift Innovations offers innovative solutions to help organisations recognise and reward employees and build customer loyalty. We source and supply premium brands, promotional products, corporate gifts and awards to a range of companies. We deliver employee reward programmes via RewardNet®, our proprietary rewards portal. Combined with an extensive range of gifts, awards and fulfilment services, we are your ideal gift partner.

Visit: giftinnovations.ie

MEDIA SPONSORS

The Sunday Business, Ireland’s leading business, economic and political newspaper celebrating 25 years of independent journalism.

The publication is viewed by key business people as the most important Sunday title to read for their job. The mission of the newspaper is to encourage enterprise and wealth creation in Ireland and to provide readers with information that is of value to them in their personal and professional lives. The Business Post Digital platform provides independent insight, commentary and analysis of the important stories and issues across a broad spectrum of topics

Visit: businesspost.ie

The Wise Marketer Group delivers timely and unbiased publishing, research, and educational products to a global audience of marketing professionals. The Wise Marketer Group publishes TheWiseMarketer.com, the most widely read news source for Customer and Loyalty marketing in the world, with a 15-year history serving the global loyalty marketing industry. The Wise Marketer also publishes The Loyalty Guide™ and operates the Loyalty Academy™, the first industry professional certification program, offering the designation of Certified Loyalty Marketing Professional™ (CLMP) to those completing the curriculum.

Visit: thewisemarketer.com and loyaltyacademy.org

Why Sponsor?

A fantastic opportunity to support the Industry and encourage the development of the evolving Irish loyalty landscape.  A fun networking forum full of professional stimulus for clients and colleagues.

Category Sponsorship delivers a key opportunity to reinforce your position as a ‘leader’ in the market to your existing customers, whilst reaching out to a new target market. Show your current and future customers what your company can offer and that their loyalty is a top priority for you.

Plus:

  • Recognition as a category sponsor of the Irish Loyalty Awards
  • Included in high profile, 6 months, pre and post event awards marketing campaign including digital & social media across all assets
  • Inclusion in Media sponsor package.
  • Presentation of the prestigious category award on the night
  • 2 complimentary attendances at the hosted VIP Networking Reception
  • Logo included plus advertorial in pre-awards promotional adverts with media sponsor
  • Company logo on Awards stage backdrops and venue pop-ups
  • Promotion to media and press outlets as a major supporter of the Awards
  • Company profile page/advert within the Loyalty Awards publication