Benefits of becoming a Member

This exciting program is your inside ticket to a connection within the Denny’s brand as a whole. The Sponsorship Program was created to have you be a participating member of our association, “Our Sponsor.”

Join today! What better way to stay informed, have access to the latest contacts and market directly to your audience? Participation in our Sponsorship Program will be one of your smartest business investments. The DFA is highly recognized throughout the restaurant franchise community as being one of the most solid, reputable, well-organized associations in the industry. Below is a list of benefits for our Sponsors.

  • Members only receive a special invitation for two registrations to the AP Summit meeting.
  • 2 Web site listings in the Buyer’s Guide section
  • 2 Directory listings in the DFA Directory & Buyer’s Guide
  • 2 FREE subscription to DFA Forum Newsletter
  • FREE Franchisee Electronic Member Roster
  • Special recognition during all DFA events
  • FREE submissions of articles or press releases to Newsletter
  • Advertise in the Newsletter: Optional
  • Advertise in the Directory & Buyer’s Guide: Optional
  • Website Message Posting to Bulletin Board
  • Receive exclusive “Allied Partner” gold lapel pin
  • Authorized use of Allied Partner logo with your marketing

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Bronze-(85x85)   BRONZE $15,000

  • Special individual recognition on general session screens
  • Opportunity to Sponsor a General Session Break
  • Complimentary Hole Sponsorship at DFA Golf Tournament
  • One Booth Package (include 3 free badge registrations)
  • Photo of Company with DFA Board Member
  • Convention Signage and Program Recognition
  • Complimentary Trade Show Stamp Card Recognition
  • DFA Website and E-Mail Communications Recognition
  • Special Name Badge Recognition during Convention Convention
  • Welcome Bag Insert Privilege


Silver-(85x85)   SILVER $20,000

  • Includes all Bronze benefits
  • Sponsor-level Trade Show booth signage
  • Reserve seating at awards
  • Sponsor premium location at Trade Show
  • Opportunity to sponsor Convention & Trade Show daytime event

Gold-(85x85)   GOLD $30,000

  • Includes all Bronze & Silver benefits
  • One additional booth space added to complimentary booth space
  • Four complimentary convention registrations (includes all meeting meals)
  • Logo on convention marketing
  • Opportunity to sponsor convention evening or major event
  • Complimentary Golf Tournament Hole Sponsorship
  • DFA Membership included (Allied Partner category) $2,300 value

Platinum-(85x85)   PLATINUM $40,000

  • Includes all Bronze – Gold benefits
  • Six Free Convention registrations (includes all meeting meals)
  • Complimentary full-page ad in DFA Directory & Buyer’s Guide
  • Complimentary ad in Convention program
  • Select booth location on Trade Show floor
  • Special credential check-in during annual Convention & Trade Show
  • Free promotional insert sent the Fall DFA newsletter

Diamond-(85x85)   DIAMOND $50,000

  • Includes all Bronze – Platinum benefits
  • Eight Free Convention registrations (includes meeting meals)
  • Acknowledgement/logo on DFA media (Newsletter / Directory / Website)
  • Complimentary full-page ad in DFA Directory & Buyer’s Guide
  • Complimentary full-page cover ad in Convention program

Title-(85x85)   TITLE $65,000

  • Includes all Bronze – Diamond benefits
  • 10 Free Convention registrations (includes meeting meals)
  • Complimentary full-page ad in DFA Directory & Buyer’s Guide
  • Logo placement & recognition in General Session
  • General Session program time

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Our Sponsors