Sponsorships

25th Annual Austin Under 40 Awards Gala and Fundraiser

Thank you for your interest in sponsoring our 25th Annual Austin Under 40 Awards Gala and Fundraiser! To learn more about the sponsorships opportunities, please contact [email protected]. To download our sponsorship packet, click HERE.

2024 Sponsors


Gold Sponsors

HEB

Texas Mutual

REAP Financial

Industry Sponsors

Gulf Coast Business Credit

HID

KDS Design

KPMG

Marsh McLennan

SUMMARY OF 2024 SPONSORSHIP BENEFITS

All sponsorships, excluding contributing sponsors, include tickets for the Under 40 Awards Gala, as well as recognition in all Austin Under 40 Awards print and electronic media.

Please note:  It may not be possible to receive all of the print benefits identified for sponsorship commitments received after February 1, 2024.  

Live Auction Sponsorships

Looking for a unique sponsorship opportunity?

Sponsor one of our exclusive travel packages in the live auction! Your name or company logo will be prominently displayed on screen and announced during the presentation of the auction item. It’s a great way to gain visibility and support our event in a creative way.

Email us at [email protected] to learn more about live auction sponsorship.

Gastronomic Tuscany for 4 ($2,400)

Escape on a 6 night city escape to Cortona, the town made famous by the book and film “Under the Tuscan Sun.” A quintessential Italian hilltop town, set amongst the cypress trees of Tuscany, Cortona has a wealth of culture and history to unearth.

You and 3 guests will be staying in a charming apartment in the heart of the medieval town, with 2 bedrooms and 2 bathrooms, a fully equipped kitchen, and a comfortable living area. The apartment is located within walking distance of the main squares in town, with a variety of local restaurants, bars and shops right at your fingertips. You will be welcomed with a nice, refreshing bottle of Prosecco.

Your food and wine lovers’ package will give you insight into some classically Tuscan culinary traditions. Enjoy a wine tasting along with an olive oil tasting with bruschetta pairing in the coolest wine bar in town, right in the main square. A wine expert will lead you through a fabulous journey discovering different wines that come from one of the most iconic wine regions in the world.

Experience Includes:

  • 6 night stay for 4 in Cortona
  • 2 bedroom, 2 bathroom charming apartment
  • Wine tasting and olive oil tasting with bruschetta pairing
  • Welcome bottle of Prosecco

Hopkins Belize for 4 ($2,300)

Ideally situated at the edge of Belize on the Caribbean Sea, a 6 day, 5 night stay for 4 in the heart of the cozy Garifuna village of Hopkins makes for the perfect beachfront escape. Voted friendliest city in Belize, Hopkins is known as the real Belize for the ultimate authentic experience.

The resort is the ideal outpost to explore the multitude of ocean and jungle activities that Belize offers. Experience the Belize Barrier Reef, climb ancient Maya cities, canoe or kayak on jungle rivers, go birding on rainforest adventures, or just relax in a hammock on the beach! Enjoy cultural nights, like live drumming by the local Garifuna drummers every Saturday night. Enjoy the world’s best pina colada at the on-property restaurant, and experience amenities like beach games, volleyball, two swimming pools, paddleboards, bicycles, and kayaks.

The two-bedroom beach view villas offer an open floor plan with both private and group spaces. Enjoy two private bedrooms (1 king bedroom and one queen bedroom, each with private bath) with a shared kitchen and living space. To get the full Belizean experience, enjoy $500 of resort credit to perfect your stay. Our insider tip? Take a day trip to neighboring Thatch Caye and play castaway on a private island with water toys, private beach, and the renowned Starfish Bar.

Experience Includes:

  • 6 days, 5 nights in Hopkins, Belize
  • 2 bedroom, 2 bathroom beach view villa accommodations for 4
  • $500 resort credit for customizing your tour, activity, or dinner itinerary
  • Complimentary kayaks, paddleboards, and bicycles
  • Home of the World’s Best Pina Colada and nearby a wide range of tourist attractions

New Orleans Preservation Jazz VIP for 2 ($1,700)

Think Miles Davis, Louis Armstrong, John Coltrane. Located in the heart of New Orleans’ French Quarter, Preservation Hall is known the world over as the beacon of Traditional New Orleans Jazz and home to the Preservation Hall Jazz Band, who have been on the road since 1963, nurturing and perpetuating the art form that is Jazz. You have VIP seats to see them live.

August Resturant is located in a historic 19th century French-Creole building in New Orleans’ Central Business District. The interior is rich with original architectural details, gleaming hardwood floors, soaring columns, mahogany paneling and antique mirrors.

Experience Includes:

  • 2 Night Stay in a Standard Room at a Hilton, Hyatt,
  • Marriott or similar for (2)
  • VIP Seating at Preservation Hall for (2)
  • Dinner at August a historic 19th century
  • French-Creole building in New Orleans for (2)

Diamond Mexico for 2 ($1,100)

Your lavish Mexican paradise awaits with a stay in a stunning master room in one of four award-winning luxury resorts. Indulge in upscale amenities including sprawling swimming pools, world-class dining, waterparks, spas, golf courses, and more. Take advantage of exclusive access to on-site entertainment and dedicated trip planning to help you design the perfect stay.

Experience Includes:

  • 7 nights for 2 guests in your choice of four AAA Four Diamond Award-Winning Resorts in Mexico (2 children under the age of 12 are included at no charge)
  • Unwind in an elegant master room in Nuevo Vallarta, Riviera Maya, Acapulco, or Puerto Peñasco
  • Indulge in upscale resort amenities and world-class on-site entertainment
  • Relax in sprawling resort swimming pools and daybeds surrounded by tropics
  • Take advantage of wellness center access and resort golf clubs
  • Savor the flavors of the region with elevated on-site dining and bars
  • Enjoy jungle or sea views from your private terrace

All-Inclusive Montana for 2 ($3,500)

No matter the season, Montana is your playground and adventure awaits! Life begins when you step out of the ordinary and step into the breathtaking. Sweeping plains and mountain ranges. Genuine history and honest cowboy grit. Nature and wildlife so close your pulse will race. Now imagine combining the very best of a hunting lodge, a dude ranch, fly fishing retreat, and a ski resort–all in one place. 365 days of great outdoor
activities await. Five-star services and rustic simplicity.

Called the “Last Best Place” for a reason, the area surrounding the Ranches at Belt Creek includes soaring cliffs and precipitous ledges marking the Belt Creek Canyon as it slices out of the Little Belt Mountains and winds toward the town of Belt.

Your vacation adventure will be customized through an on-site concierge and your personal ranch host will see to it that every adventure you can imagine is experienced! Barrel through cascades of snow on snowmobiles or hit the slopes for world-class skiing, explore Montana’s rugged mountain terrain on horseback or ATVs, take in the grandeur of the Big Sky Country while hiking trails in the Little Belt Mountains, enjoy an afternoon
perfecting your aim while shooting sport clays, or end your perfect day with a private massage or romantic fireside evening complete with a cheese board and wine.

As a full-service resort, Ranches at Belt Creek offers all-day dining services. Award-winning in-house chef, Rachael Hedeen creates a world-class dining experience using farm-fresh ingredients for every meal. The Ranches at Belt Creek culinary team prides themselves on sourcing the highest quality local ingredients; featuring wild game, fish caught locally on the Ranches at Belt Creek property and vegetables from our garden!

Experience Includes:

  • 5 days, 4 nights in a luxury log cabin for 2
  • All chef-prepared meals
  • One activity per day per guest ( Horseback riding, ATV Wildlife Excursion or Winter ATV; Sporting Clays; Snowmobiling; Snowshoeing; Downhill or cross country skiing; Kid’s club) may be scheduled each day for each guest. Upgrades for additional activities, to include Fly Fishing and Outdoor Dining Experiences, available upon request
  • Decadent views of the rolling Highwoods and Belt Mountains
  • Access to the private clubhouse, bar, hot tub, and fitness center
  • Access to over 7,000 acres of private recreational land
  • Personal ranch host
  • Located on Belt Creek, on the edge of the Lewis and Clark National Forest, 29.54 miles / 37 minutes from the Great Falls International Airport, which is where you’ll want to fly into. We are about ½ way between Glacier National Park and Yellowstone National Park.
  • Full concierge services
  • Upgrades to Luxury Ranch Homes for Additional Guests (at a discounted rate) to accommodate an increase to your party size available upon request.
  • Children 3 and under are free. 4-12 is $400 per person, per night and 12 and over would be $450 per person, per night.

Email us at [email protected] to learn more about live auction sponsorship.

Silent Auction In-Kind Donations

Looking for a more budget-friendly way to support Austin Under 40 and the Austin Sunshine Camps?

Donate to our Silent Auction!

Email us at [email protected] to learn more.

FOR MORE INFORMATION ABOUT SPONSORING THE AUSTIN UNDER 40 AWARDS
email:  [email protected]

Checks can be payable to:
Austin Under 40 Awards
℅ Young Men’s Business League
PO Box 161270
Austin, TX 78716
*For electronic payment methods, contact [email protected]