Art of Sponsorship is Back In Fort St John!

North Peace Savings and Credit Union is proud to welcome back Brent Barootes from the Partnership Group – Sponsorship Specialists for a second series of sponsorship marketing workshops.

Fort St John, April 7 – Looking for additional sponsorship marketing tricks for your organization? Did you miss out on the last Art of Sponsorship workshops? Brent is back with even more tools to help ensure that your hardworking community initiatives can continue to be a success through sponsorship.

North Peace Savings is proud to welcome back Brent Barootes from the Partnership Group – Sponsorship Specialists. With over 25 years of experience in sponsorship marketing, Brent will share his wealth of knowledge through a series of workshops. Taking place April 28 & 29 at the Pomeroy Hotel and Conference Center, participants will continue to develop additional skills and training in generating more money from their sponsorship programs.

More Art of Sponsorship will cover different topics than the last series, making it welcoming to both new and seasoned attendees. Session one will cover Building Proposals that Sell while session two will review Fulfillment, Activation, and Summits. Each one day workshop is structured with hands on practical training combined with leading edge industry examples on a variety of topics.

These last two sessions will complete the four-part, one day workshop series by the Partnership Group – Sponsorship Specialists. With seating having reached maximum capacity during the first sessions, North Peace Savings was thrilled to see several organizations participate from various regions. “Hosting The Art of Sponsorship workshops provides an opportunity for not just one, but several organizations to develop the tools and skills for successful sponsorship marketing,” expressed Mitchel Chilcott, CEO, North Peace Savings and Credit Union. “By investing in the community, we build strong people to build even stronger communities.”

Space is limited with spots filling quickly. The cost of each session is $30 or $50 for both days. For more information or to register, please visit or contact

About North Peace Savings and Credit Union
North Peace Savings and Credit Union is a full-service financial organization offering banking, commercial, investment and insurance products. Located in Northeast British Columbia, North Peace Savings has proudly served the north for over 65 years.  With 12,000 members amongst its four branches, North Peace Savings remains committed to the social and economic well-being within the communities it serves. North Peace Savings is the 2013 recipient of the National Credit Union Innovation Award, Canada and runner up for the Innovation Award through the Credit Union Executive Society.


For more information, please visit or contact:

Heather Desarmia
Public Relations and Social Media Specialist
North Peace Savings and Credit Union
10344 100 St. Fort St John, BC V1J 3Z1
250 794 3742