Exhibitor & Sponsor Prospectus

Training APEX Awards Gala
Monday, February 17
Disney’s Coronado Springs Resort

Now in its 25th year, the annual black-tie Training APEX Awards Gala is the “main event” of the Training 2025 Conference & Expo, in which the 2024 APEX Awards winners find out where they rank on this coveted list that showcases Fortune 1000 companies’ best practices in learning & development. This elegant evening includes cocktails, dinner and dancing with a live band!

By sponsoring this event, you are guaranteed a literal seat at the “gala table,” with excellent exposure to this esteemed group of L&D industry decision-makers. 

Past top Training APEX Awards winners include:

  1. The Haskell Company
  2. Transworld Systems Incorporated
  3. Rosendin
  4. State Compensation Insurance Fund
  5. Paychex, Inc.

A full list of the 2023 APEX Awards winners is available here

Gala Sponsorship (turnkey): $5,000
Ask your sales representative for custom gala sponsorship package options.

All turnkey gala sponsorships include:

  • Two (2) complimentary tickets to the gala
  • A toast from the stage with Training’s editor & publisher, Lorri Freifeld, and the Training Hall of Famers 
  • Opportunity to provide a special prize giveaway from the stage or dance floor
  • Your logo prominently featured in: the gala invitation + program; on-site signage and rotating event slideshow; and the dedicated gala landing page on TrainingConference.com and gala registration portal
  • One (1) post-gala HTML blast to all gala attendees