Recognizing the Gift + Stationery Industry’s Leading Visionaries

The Gift + Stationery Spotlight Awards will honor 12 outstanding individuals making meaningful contributions to the industry. Nominations are encouraged from all segments of the industry – men and women who are demonstrating innovation, creativity and commitment.


  • One full-page congratulatory ad in the Winter 2025 issue of Gift Shop® Plus or Stationery Trends
  • Website ad for one full year on the Retail Spotlight Awards page on Gift Shop® Plus and Stationery Trends websites
  • Invitation to Retail Spotlight Awards presentation
  • A congratulatory message from each sponsor in the Retail Spotlight Awards video presentation
  • Sponsors may include promotional products or swag for honorees
  • List of honorees, including all contact information, provided post-event
  • Retail Spotlight Awards logo provided for inclusion on company ads and/or other promotions
  • Dedicated sponsor shout-out on Gift Shop® Plus and Stationery Trends social media accounts
  • Sponsor logo included on:
    • Print promotions in Gift Shop® Plus and Stationery Trends
    • Feature article in Winter 2025 issues of Gift Shop® Plus and Stationery Trends
    • Digital promotions on event program
    • Video interviews with honorees
    • Nomination form on
    • Retail Spotlight Awards email alert announcing 2023 winners


Inclusion in each element of the program depends upon the date sponsorship commitment is finalized

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