Advertising and sponsorship

The NEC campus welcomes over 7 million visitors every year offering a great opportunity for event exhibitors, along with national and regional businesses to communicate their brand messages across a highly engaged audience.

The venue offers a wide range of advertising & commercial partnership opportunities to suit all business objectives. Our specialist and experienced team are here to help you create and build your media and partnership engagement opportunities.

Event Media

Exhibitors… be sure to stand out from the competition and interact with show audiences from 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 and engaging advertising opportunities.

Contact: Rebecca Fox – Commercial Media [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: Rebecca Fox – Commercial Media [email protected]

Download our media pack


With visitors attending events for an average of 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: Rebecca Fox – Commercial Media [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.


Andy Cole  
[email protected]