Private Client Awards

The STEP Private Client Awards reward and promote best practice in the industry. The ceremony, hosted virtually on 23 September 2021, will offer an opportunity for organisations from private banks to international law firms to gain recognition for their work.

Open globally to both STEP members and non-members, these prestigious Awards recognise and celebrate excellence among private client solicitors, lawyers, accountants, barristers, bankers, trust managers and financial advisors.

Sponsorship opportunities

  • Position your organisation as a market leader in the field
  • Align your organisation with a specific group of leading intermediaries
  • Associate your organisation with best practice
  • Increase awareness of a key person in your firm who will announce winning firm– Premium benefit
  • Gain valuable data of intermediaries watching the awards – Premium benefit

Sponsorship options for the event

Before the event
Logo on emails and other pre-event communications
Logo and 50 words of editorial on the awards PCA website, with a link to your website 
‘Meet the sponsor’ – promoting via social media and relevant e-news digest with a click through to sponsor website/STEP Firm listing
Option to include an item in the Virtual Awards bag (such as an invitation to a networking event, a giveaway, access to a report) – content to be agreed with STEP

During the event
A ‘thank you’ from the CEO/VOG on the evening
Announcement of sponsorship category on video with Logo
Opportunity to announce the award on the video – pre recorded
Name of sponsor firm to appear on the award itself
Option to donate a raffle prize to the charity partner and STEP will publicise any donated prizes on the web page.
Option for sponsor to send winning firm a congratulatory gift – from sponsor sent by STEP (All charges covered by sponsor)
Option to submit ‘team photo’ during the awards to be included in social media stream – best team photo wins a prize on the night!

After the event
A branded or personalised email from the sponsor, to be sent to the shortlist and the winner (sent by a STEP representative)
Mentioned on the press release to announce winners
Inclusion in the STEP Journal issue 6 which covers the awards (TBC)
STEP to provide data to sponsor one week after of all opted in delegates (name, firm, job title, country and email address)

Before the event
Logo on emails and other pre-event communications
Logo and 50 words of editorial on the awards PCA website, with a link to your website 
Option to include an item in the Virtual Awards bag (such as an invitation to a networking event, a giveaway, access to a report) – content to be agreed with STEP

During the event
A ‘thank you’ from the CEO/VOG on the evening
Announcement of sponsorship category on video with Logo
Name of sponsor firm to appear on the award itself
Option to donate a raffle prize to the charity partner and STEP will publicise any donated prizes on the web page.
Option for sponsor to send winning firm a congratulatory gift – from sponsor sent by STEP (All charges covered by sponsor)
Option to submit ‘team photo’ during the awards to be included in social media stream – best team photo wins a prize on the night!

After the event
Mentioned on the press release to announce winners
Inclusion in the STEP Journal issue 6 which covers the awards (TBC)

For more information on the event, please visit the event page on the STEP website