Thank you to our 2017 GHTA Annual Sponsors!

Become a sponsor and enjoy yearlong recognition. Sponsors also receive exposure during the annual Gift & Home Bridgeway Conference.  Please email our Sponsorship Chair, Kelly Shiley, at [email protected] for details. You can also click HERE to download the
2017 GHTA Annual Sponsorship Packet. Below you will find a full listing of our generous sponsors.

Diamond LevelPlatinum Level | Gold Level Silver LevelBronze LevelAffiliate Level


Diamond Level ($25,000)

An unmatched array of the top gift lines in multiple categories in a range of price points. AmericasMart Atlanta offers the most comprehensive collection of products including exclusive fine gift lines and specialty categories ranging from Made in America to Juvenile to Gourmet & Housewares, plus many, many more.

AmericasMart Atlanta also delivers a throughly integrated offering of home furnishings complemented by the most extensive collections of decorative accessories anywhere in the world. Indoor and outdoor, soft goods, case goods, lighting, linen, rugs, even a complete holiday and floral center. AmericasMart has everything for the discerning designer or savvy retail buyer.

Additionally, AmericasMart Atlanta provides access to top lines in the fashion world with collections designed to meet the needs of any retail buyer. To learn more about AmericasMart Atlanta, please click HERE.

Platinum Level ($15,000)

As the most complete wholesale merchandise resource in the world, Dallas Market Center attracts buyers and exhibitors from all fifty states and 85 countries. With an extensive range of products including home furnishings, gifts, lighting, gourmet items, holiday decor, textiles, fashion accessories and apparel, Dallas Market Center is recognized as the one-stop shop for buyers. With an impressive 200,000 buyers attending our 50+ markets each year, Dallas Market Center has an established base of loyal buyers and exhibitors.

In addition to market attendance, thousands of buyers visit Dallas Market Center every month for design inspiration, education, and assistance to expand their business. Special events, such as Dine + Design and Look Up, help designers remain up-to-speed on trends and connected to important design resources.

For a complete list of events, visit the Dallas Market Center website or download the Dallas Market App. Also, keep up-to-date on all market information by visiting Dallas Market Center on Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest, and Instagram. To learn more about the Dallas Market Center, please click HERE.

GANZ delivers some of the best gifts in the world - giftware, fashion accessories, top-trending décor, baby fashion and huggable plush, garden, holiday and finishing touches for the home. Kissing Krystals and Crystal Expressions are some of the lines that make up our extensive family of products.

Established by Samuel Ganz and sons Jack and Sam in 1950, this privately-held family company is now headed by the founder's grandson, Howard Ganz. Corporate headquarters are located in Woodbridge, ON, Canada.

In the year 2000, the company celebrated its 50th anniversary. GANZ began selling plush products, and built on this success to include a wide range of gift offerings, collectibles, seasonal gifts and home decor products. Webkinz World and Webkinz Jr. have bridged the virtual world by combining plush pets with interactive play.

GANZ has established a large dedicated sales force throughout the United States and Canada and owes its prosperity not only to effective distribution but also to product of the highest quality. To learn more about GANZ, please click HERE.

Gift Shop magazine is the modern retailer’s essential resource, providing in-depth articles and information that specialty retailers need to be successful. It’s a one-stop resource for products, ideas and inspiration. Every issue of Gift Shop is jam packed with ideas to increase the bottom line:

  • Product Showcases and The Trend Report highlight the best-selling and up-and-coming products in every category.
  • In-depth feature stories from retailers around the country — and even the world — showcase our readers doing what they do best and sharing their best practices and best-sellers.
  • Operations stories give retailers the tips and tricks they need to be successful in their businesses. From marketing ideas to legal information and employee management to merchandising, Gift Shop presents simple and effective strategies retailers can put to work to keep the cash registers ringing.

Every article in Gift Shop is written with modern specialty gift retailers in mind. Gift Shop also produces a weekly e-newsletter, monthly product newsletters and an information-packed website. Learn more about Gift Shop and its related products at www.giftshopmag.com. And follow along on Instagram (@giftshop_magazine) and Facebook (/GiftShopMagazine), Pinterest (giftshopmag) and Twitter (@giftshopmag).

Gift Shop is published by Great American Media Services, which also publishes Stationery Trends and Museums & More. Stationery Trends is an award-winning, design-focused quarterly publication covering greeting cards, gifts and all things stationery. Museums & More also is a quarterly publication presenting specialty gifts for museums, zoos, aquariums, resorts, tourist attractions and hospitals. To learn more about Gift Shop Magazine, please click HERE.  

Since its launch in the Summer of 2015, Las Vegas Market has become the most comprehensive furniture, home decor, and gift market in the Western United States, presenting a unique cross-section of 2,200+ resources in an unrivaled market destination. There you will find:

  • The only home furnishings market in the west
  • The fastest growing gifta nd home decor market in the nation
  • THE national bedding market
  • 5 million square-foot, state of the art venue

To learn more about the Las Vegas Market, please click HERE.

Gold Level ($8,500)

A monthly magazine founded in 1917, and with a circulation of 27,000, Gifts & Decorative Accessories serves retailers, manufacturers, and vendors of general gift products, decorative accessories, stationery, greeting cards, collectibles, personal care products, jewelry, and gourmet food items. Industry news, trade show news, new product introductions, and trend information highlight Gifts & Decorative Accessories' monthly coverage.

From breaking news to daily headline grabbing information, www.giftsandec.com is the site to read in the gift industry.

With more than 31,000 unique visitors a month, the magazine's site keeps the gift industry in tune with its business and the world around. Visit Gifts & Decorative Accessories' site to read the daily updates about the gift industry and/or talk to your sales representative to begin your advertising campaign today.

Gifts and Decorative Accessories is a comprehensive package of print and web products designed to help retailers and manufacturers in the gift, toy and home décor categories gain valuable insight into the market dynamics affecting their business. Gifts and Decorative Accessories delivers the latest gift and toy industry news, new product introductions, important consumer trends, store operation solutions, trade show news, technology updates and much more. To learn more about Gifts & Decorative Accessories, please click HERE.

 

Whereoware is a digital agency with over 15 years of experience in building awesome, personalized websites, crafting intuitive mobile applications, creating award-winning emails, and getting huge results with data integrations. Whereoware specializes in delivering personalized omni channel user experiences that delight customers and generate huge results for its clients. To learn more about Whereoware, please click HERE.

Silver Level ($5,000)

 

DEMDACO's purpose statement is very simple; to pursue business the way it ought to be. The company realizes that this compass setting requires constant evaluation and calibration, and they realize that they fall short of their goal every day. But they're committed to the notion that business does not have to be solely a financial endeavor. It is first, and foremost, a human endeavor.

Founded in 1997 by Dave and Demi Kiersznowski, DEMDACO offers a hand-selected collection of artist-inspired products for consumers and their homes. The collection of products -- spanning gifts, home decor, health & beauty, fashion & jewelry, holiday decor, baby & kids -- includes unique designs from Willow Tree®, StudioTM by DEMDACO, Big Sky Carvers® by DEMDACO, Silvestri!® by DEMDACO, Nat & Julies® by DEMDACO and Glow-ology® by DEMDACO.

DEMDACO products are as diverse as the people buying them, but they strive for them to have one important thing in common: to lift the human spirit. DEMDACO's hope is to offer consumers products that reflect their desire to nurture goodness in their own lives and in the lives of others. To learn more about DEMDACO, please click HERE.

 

Rosenthal is a privately held finance company specializing in factoring and asset-based lending. For almost 80 years, the Rosenthal family has helped clients of all sizes in the gift and home industry grow their businesses. As a private firm, Rosenthal has flexible lending practices and provides fast, friendly service.

For more information, please contact Cassie Rosenthal at [email protected] or 212.356.1475.

 

Talent is a person’s capacity for near-perfect performance. At Talent Plus, we identify people with the potential for near-perfect performance so clients can make wise decisions in the selection and development of their teams. When we identify talent, we transform lives. Talent Plus is the Leading Talent Assessment PartnerSM with organizations committed to growth.

Talent Plus structured interviews and Talent Online ® Assessments (TOASM) are built with the highest degree of scientific rigor and integrity. Over 6 million interviews and assessments as well as countless research studies conducted by Talent Plus have shown strong relationships between interview results and business outcomes.

Established in 1989, Talent Plus is an internationally recognized management consulting firm with over 400 clients in 20 countries delivering interviews in more than 30 languages. To learn more about Talent Plus, please click HERE.

Bronze Level ($3,000)
 

Affiliate Level ($1,500)