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Link your business or organization to one of America's most trusted brands—something only WQPT can offer.
Your company or organization's involvement with WQPT—Quad Cities PBS offers an outstanding opportunity to have a positive impact our community while effectively communicating your message through our unique multimedia channels. We offer a variety of marketing opportunities via our monthly program guide, website, on-air membership drives, promotional tie-ins, community outreach, special events, and on-air underwriting credit. No commercial broadcaster or cable network can offer such community- and member-based marketing possibilities to its sponsors.
WQPT and PBS have a reputation for providing the highest quality programs on television. Award winners such as NOVA, Masterpiece, This Old House, and American Experience are just some of the fine offerings on our air, each within its targeted genre. Your underwriting message reaches an audience dominated by viewers who are well-educated, affluent, and often influential in their communities. Your business can reach a highly desirable, targeted audience by underwriting programs on WQPT.
WQPT's popular, high quality events present high-profile corporate sponsorship opportunities! Just a few of our educational, child-centered programs and events include the Ready to Learn Conference, WQPT Kids Week and a variety of Educational Outreach initiatives. Partnering with WQPT through event or outreach Sponsorship underlines your corporate commitment to make a meaningful contribution to our community.
Did you know, approximately two-thirds of PBS viewers are more likely to purchase the product or service of a PBS corporate sponsor. WQPT staff will work with you to develop a sponsorship that is flexible and tailored to meet your unique needs and marketing objectives.
With less non-programming minutes per hour than any of the commercial networks, public television delivers your message in the program-rich, clutter-free environment that our viewers have come to expect and appreciate.
The result: your business or organization gains the appreciation of the public television audience that values the non-commercial and uninterrupted programming made possible, in part, by your sponsorship.
From Paula Kerger, PBS President and CEO
"PBS is deeply honored to serve as America's most trusted institution for the past four years," said Paula Kerger, PBS President and Chief Executive Officer. "This is something we don't take lightly. PBS and its member stations strive each day to honor the trust the public has placed in us, and we look forward to continue serving the American people for many years to come."
"These results show once again that the American public believes they are getting their money's worth in return for the funds that are invested in PBS. The public places great trust in PBS," said Barry Feinberg, Managing Director of GfK Roper Public Affairs and Media.