For any of the following three sponsorship packages, a commitment of 6 months is required, with payment due upfront. NOTE: The Spring/Summer season (April-Sept) for 2018 is unusual in that it actually contains 27 weekly Sunday shows, rather than the normal 26 Sundays in a 6-month period.
PACKAGE 1 - BASIC SPONSOR
Radio promotion. You get 4 ads in each week's show (on Sunday afternoons), done live by the host, Jack Chambers. Near the beginning of each of the two hours, your company is mentioned as a sponsor. Later, in each of the two hours, a full-length ad of at least 30-seconds is done for your company.
Website promotion. Your company's logo will be featured on the show's website, HoustonAndBeyond.com, with a link to a full page on the website about your compay, containing a description of what products and/or services you offer, your contact info, and a link to your website.
Total exclusivity. No competitor of yours will be promoted on the show, nor on the show's website, as long as you stay onboard as a sponsor.
$100/week (Total for 27 weeks: $2,700)
PACKAGE 2 - PRIMARY SPONSOR
This sponsorship package includes all the benefits of the Basic Sponsorship package (described above), plus the following:
Mentions on promos. In addition to your 4 ads in each week's edition of HOUSTON...and Beyond!, your company's name will be mentioned in the 6-second promotional ads for the showthat are aired 10-20 times each week, between 8am and 12 midnight, on the other radio programs that are broadcast on AM 1070 The Answer.
Feature story with interview. At least one story about your business will be featured on the show during the 6-month period. The story will be at least 20-30 minutes long, and will include an interview (usually prerecorded) of the owner, a manager, or another representative of your business.
$150/week (Total for 27 weeks: $4,050)
PACKAGE 3 - ASTROS SPONSOR
(NOTE: This is an exclusive sponsorship opportunity. There is room for only TWO Astros sponsors on the show.)
This sponsorship package includes all the benefits of both the Basic Sponsorship package and the Primary Sponsorship Package (described above), plus the following:
Tie-in with weekly Houston Astros report. Starting the first Sunday in April and going through the entire regular baseball season, through the last Sunday of September, there will be a weekly report about the World Series Champion Houston Astros on the show. This will include a look at the results of the previous week's Astros games and a look at the upcoming week's Astros game schedule, along with occasional interviews of Astros players, managers, administrators and fans. Your company will be mentioned at the beginning of each of those weekly reports.
Mentions on promos as Astros sponsor. In the promotional ads that are aired 10-20 times per week on other programs on AM 1070, your company will be mentioned as a sponsor of the weekly World Series Champion Houston Astros report.
$200/week (Total for 27 weeks: $5,400)
In addition to being broadcast on the radio every week (Sundays, 4-6 pm), HOUSTON...and Beyond! is streamed live on the internet, as are all the programs on AM 1070 The Answer. Also, recent editions of the show can be listened to via HoustonAndBeyond.com, any time, day or night. So, your ads on the show, your interviews on the show, and your mentions on promotional ads for the show can all be heard on both the radio and on the internet.
HOUSTON...and Beyond! is an independent production of Jack Chambers and BackToJack Entertainment. Opinions expressed on the show are those of Jack Chambers and his guests and do not necessarily reflect the opinions of the owners or management of AM 1070 The Answer. Advertising agreements are between the show's sponsors and Jack Chambers, and not with AM 1070.