Exhibitors and Sponsors
Thank you to our previous sponsors and exhibitors of OPA events and publications who continually support Ohio pharmacy! View current exhibitors, sponsors and supporters by accessing the OPA Virtual Exhibit Hall.
OPA offers four opportunities to exhibit each year, as well as the Residency and Fellowship Expo. See below for more information. If you have questions, contact Janice Johnson at email@example.com.
The OPA Annual Conference and Trade Show will host an in-person Trade Show April 14 - 15, 2023 with on-demand CPE activity content available. Current COVID-19 guidelines will be in place for the in-person event. The 2022 in-person OPA Exhibit Hall attracted more than 600 pharmacist and student pharmacist attendees who interacted with 50 exhibits. Note: New and updated live or virtual sponsorships and rates, as well as additional details appear in the 2023 OPA Exhibitor Sponsor Invite. This Ohio Pharmacists Association 2022 W-9 form is available to include with the sponsor request process. The Invite is only available for submission by current OPA members and 2022 OPA Annual Trade Show vendors. Registration will open in July to all potential sponsors and vendors. More 2023 info is coming soon.
2022 RATES: OPA Members discounted rates range from $1,050 to $1,420. Non-member rates offer early-bird rates through December and range from $1,300 to $1,500. If non-members join OPA on the exhibit registration form, they can save $80 off the non-member early rates. Join OPA for member advantages. These rates can change without notice.
|10 x 10 Deluxe Booth||Member Rates||Non-member Rates|
|- Member booth||$1,250|
|- Booth with 2022 OPA membership||$1,420||$1,420|
|- Booth rates from 9/1/2021 - 12/31/2021||$1,500|
|- Booth rates beginning 1/1/2022||$ 1,600|
|8 x 10 Premium Booth||Member Rates||Non-member Rates|
|- Member booth||$1,150|
|- Booth with 2022 OPA membership||$1,320||$1,320|
|- Booth rates from 9/1/2021 - 12/31/2021||$1,400|
|- Booth rates beginning 1/1/2022||$1,500|
|8 x 10 Standard Booth||Member Rates||Non-member Rates|
|- Member booth||$1,050|
|- Booth with 2022 OPA membership||$1,220||$1,220|
|- Booth rates from 9/1/2021 - 12/31/2021||$1,300|
|- Booth rates beginning 1/1/2022||$1,400|
2023 Exhibit Hall Information
Friday, April 14, 2023
Exhibitor Set-up 1:45 - 3:30 PM
Exhibit Hours 4:00 - 6:00 PM
Saturday, April 15, 2023
Exhibitor Appreciation Lunch 10:45 - 11:15 AM
Exhibit Hours 11:15 AM - 1:30 PM
Attendee Lunch is provided in the Exhibit Hall
Exhibitor Move-Out 1:30 - 2:15 PM
The OPA Residency and Fellowship Expo, April 15, 2023, will offer the chance to connect with Residency and Fellowship directors. Introduce your program to student pharmacists and newly licensed pharmacists participating in the 2023 OPA Annual Conference. The Expo is held in the OPA exhibit hall from 11:15 am - 1:30 pm.
|Registration Rates||OPA Member||Non-member|
All representatives must register separately as an attendee of the OPA Annual Conference & Trade Show. NOTE* Attendee registration for the Conference opens in February.
Independent Pharmacy Expo Virtual: Sept. 18 - Nov. 18, 2022
The 6th Independent Pharmacy Expo offers interaction with independent pharmacists as well as unique education that will attracted 50-100 independent pharmacy owners, potential owners, managers, interns and staff pharmacists from around the country. This event offers streamed sessions with live Q&A on Sunday, September 18, 2022 and accessible exhibits with on-demand sessions through November 18, 2022. Session topics include DEA inspections, clinical networks, and more. Note: The live Trade Show occurs 11:40 am - 12:50 pm EDT with video chat on September 18, 2022. Pharmacist, Technician and student attendees must video chat during Trade Show hours to qualify for the Sunday, September 18 Prize Drawing. Registration information is coming soon.
Midyear Meeting Trade Show - In-person - November 6, 2022 (tentative)
You can meet 150-200 Ohio pharmacists as they learn from the experts and connect with peers and vendors in the Midyear Meeting Exhibit Hall. This trade show will offer one hour of exhibit time from 11:45 am - 1:00 pm at the Makoy Center in Hilliard Ohio. Current COVID-19 guidelines will be in place. Space is limited.
Multi-event Packages – Discover the benefits of Platinum, Diamond, Gold, Silver and Bronze sponsorship! (OPA Sponsor Brochure, page 3)
Conferences, Meetings and Trainings – Sponsor events or donate items for the Annual Conference, Diabetes Training, Midwest Independent Pharmacy Expo and many more…Recording Guidelines from OPA
(OPA Sponsor Brochure, pages 4-9)
Communications/Advertising – Advertise in and Sponsor OPA’s Print and Electronic Communications. (OPA Sponsor Brochure, page 10)
Advocacy/OPA PAC/LDF – Sponsor OPA advocacy efforts, which are recognized nationwide. (OPA Sponsor Brochure, page 11)
Reach Ohio pharmacists through OPA print and electronic communications!
Ohio Pharmacist Journal Advertising - One of few state pharmacy association journals still publishing on a monthly basis. The award-winning journal arrives on the doorstep of 3,500 Ohio pharmacists each month. It is also available online in the Members Only section of the OPA website. Pre-Conference issues are February and March. Post-Conference issues are June and July.
Display Advertising Rates
Color process per issue (effective July 1, 2019)
An electronic file in PDF format with 350 dpi is the preferred format for submission of ad materials. NEW - convenient EFT payment option now offered
|Back 1/2 Page||$450||$520||$580|
Business Card/Print Classified $75
Ohio Pharmacist reserves the right to reject any advertisement or to require that the word “advertisement” appear in any ad.
E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org; Journal Editor: Amy Bennett, R.Ph.
- Conference/Meeting Program Advertising – Full page and half-page rates vary – See pages 4, 7, 8 & 10 of the OPA Sponsor Brochure
- Ohio Pharmacy Newsline –with an open rate of 40%, this anticipated, OPA member email is sent every two weeks with pharmacy news.
- OPA eBulletins to members and non-members can be sponsored – Event confirmations, upcoming CPE and Trainings, etc.
- Multiview sells OPA advertising for the OPA website. For website advertising, contact Jon Smith at email@example.com or (972)402-7023.
Advertising opportunities appear on page 10 of the OPA Sponsor Brochure