Sponsorship Opportunities

We offer a wide range of sponsorship opportunities for those looking to build stronger recognition with CBAO members and companies actively involved in the community banking industry.

We host several networking, educational, and social activities that provide the opportunity to directly present to and network with decision makers in the community banking industry. Download our 2018 Dates to Remember for full access to upcoming opportunities. 

CBAO's 44th Annual Convention & Trade Show
July 31 - August 2, 2018
Kalahari Resorts in Sandusky, OH

Interested in becoming an exhibitor or sponsor? Download our Exhibitor & Sponsorship Kit >>

If you would like to reserve a booth for our upcoming convention or would like information about sponsorships, please contact Kelly Phillips at ksphillips@cbao.com or (614) 610-1876.



CBAO’s Board of Directors and Committees meet each quarter to discuss industry trends and the goals of CBAO. 

Sponsoring one of our meetings and/or dinners provides a low-key environment for you to engage with executive-level management from community banks across Ohio. Take advantage of up to 15-minutes of speaking time, exclusive networking and the opportunity to hand out promo and marketing materials directly to decision makers. 

CBAO Board & Committees Meetings
CBAO Office in Columbus, Ohio

  • 2018
    • February 21-22, 2018
    • May 17, 2018
    • November 14 - 15, 2018

CBAO Joint Board & Committee Meeting
Held during our 2018 Annual Convention & Trade Show

  • July 31, 2018


CBAO University offers schools in consumer, commercial, agriculture and real estate lending as well as compliance and security. There are several opportunities to participate as an exhibitor and sponsor at these schools. CBAO University also offers sponsorship opportunities at the education and training seminars we host during the year. These opportunities allow you to direct your marketing efforts to specific areas within the financial institution.


Please contact Lianne Simeone at (614) 610-1877 for information regarding education and training sponsorships.