Advertising and sponsorship

The NEC campus welcomes over 6 million visitors every year offering a great opportunity for event exhibitors, national and regional businesses to communicate their brand messages with a highly engaged audience. The NEC offer a range of advertising & brand sponsorship opportunities to suit all business objectives. Our specialised team can advise you on how to create and build your media and partnership programme to generate greatest return on investment.

Event Media

Stand out from the crowd & interact with show visitors the moment they arrive at the NEC. Direct visitors to your stand, showcase your latest products and amplify your brand messages through our extensive range of innovative, budget friendly and engaging advertising opportunities.

Contact: Nicola Burner (Exhibition Media Sales Manager) [email protected]

Download our media pack

Venue Media

Connect  your business  with industry professionals as part of highly targeted media activities. The NEC provide a wide range of cost effective local advertising solutions across online, digital and out of home media channels. We can help raise your company profile and drive business direct to your door.

Contact: The Media Team [email protected]

Download our media pack


With visitors attending events for 5 hours each day experiential engagement at the NEC can deliver significant success. Flexible spaces in high footfall public areas are available for you to target specific demographic audiences and to invite people to participate in the evolution of your brand.

Contact: The Media Team [email protected]

Commercial Partnerships

NEC Group Partnerships provides the ideal opportunity for you to connect with every venue visitor. We aim to create integrated partnerships designed to build your brand’s profile and offer bespoke business engagement programmes with our visitors, which includes industry decision makers and influencers.

Contact: Ross Parker (Head of Commercial Partnerships) [email protected]