SPONSORS

KIDS MARATHON SPONSORS
10K + KIDS FUN RUN SPONSORS

RUNNING STORES
GOODY BAG SPONSORS

AMICA INSURANCE
UW MEDICINE
HOKA ONE ONE
TALKING RAIN


OPPORTUNITIES

2015 SPONSORSHIP OPPORTUNITIES PRESENTATION

2015 KIDS MARATHON SPONSORSHIP PRESENTATION

2015 10K + KIDS FUN RUN SPONSORSHIP PRESENTATION

2015 GOODY BAG OPPORTUNITIES

2015 CHARITY PARTNER OPPORTUNITIES PRESENTATION

2015 VENDOR OPPORTUNITIES PRESENTATION

MARATHON SPONSORS

AMICA INSURANCE SEATTLE MARATHON 2015

The Seattle Marathon Association would like to thank all of our new and returning sponsors for the Seattle Marathon family of events. Without their support, we could not provide our participants the same level of service we have provided in the past years. Please return the favor, and support the sponsors below by using their products and services.

AMICA INSURANCE:
TITLE SPONSOR FOR AMICA INSURANCE SEATTLE MARATHON 2015

Amica Mutual Insurance Company, the country’s oldest mutual insurer of automobiles, was founded in 1907 on a simple principle that has always guided its business practices: satisfy the customer. In fact, Amica has consistently received recognition for exemplary customer service from national consumer publications.

Amica consistently earns high ratings from financial and insurance industry organizations. A.M. Best Company rates Amica A++ (Superior), its highest rating. But perhaps the best indication of Amica’s success is the number of satisfied people it counts as customers. Amica has a 93.6 percent customer retention rate, which is among the highest in the industry.

Amica employs more than 3,200 people in 40 offices across the country, including two offices in Washington State. In addition to automobile insurance, Amica also writes homeowners, personal umbrella liability and marine insurance. Life coverage is available through Amica Life Insurance Company, a wholly owned subsidiary. For more information, call 866-512-6422 or visit www.amicaWashington.com.

 


UW MEDICINE:
OFFICIAL MEDICAL COVERAGE SPONSOR FOR THE AMICA INSURANCE SEATTLE MARATHON 2015

Ranked among the best in the nation by U.S. News & World Report, UW Medicine is a vital member of the Pacific Northwest community. Since opening its doors in 1959, it has been the center of leading-edge research and patient care in the region. From delivering new babies, to transplanting healthy organs, and providing the very latest cardiac care, our expert UW Medicine physicians save lives with compassion, dedication, and state-of-the-art medical technology.

Medical breakthroughs performed at UW Medicine include the world's first long-term kidney dialysis, the world's first multidisciplinary pain center, the Northwest's first heart transplant and total knee transplant, advances in ultrasound diagnostics, and protocols for measuring heart function during exercise. In addition, the medical center is a partner with the Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle Children's, and the Seattle Cancer Care Alliance, working toward finding cures and providing life-saving treatments for cancer.

Located on the University of Washington campus, at 1959 N.E. Pacific Street, UW Medicine is a nationally recognized academic medical center for the UW School of Medicine, which ranked as the top medical school for 13 consecutive years by U.S. News and World Report in training primary-care physicians.

For more info, please visit the UW Medicine website.

UW MEDICINE
RUNNING TIPS
LECTURE SERIES

HOKA ONE ONE:
OFFICIAL SHOE SPONSOR FOR THE AMICA INSURANCE SEATTLE MARATHON 2015

HOKA ONE ONE is the original oversize shoe brand that features maximum cushioning and protection. Our shoes are oversized relative to other brands and are designed to promote natural foot motion functionality due to a uniquely shaped midsole. HOKA ONE ONE is proud to sponsor the 2015 Amica Insurance Seattle Marathon!

TALKING RAIN:
OFFICIAL WATER SPONSOR FOR THE AMICA INSURANCE SEATTLE MARATHON 2015

Founded in 1987 in Preston, Washington, Talking Rain Beverage Company is an industry leader when it comes to creating and promoting brands using innovative ingredients and ideas.

Our innovative thinking carries over into the Sparkling ICE® beverage line, as we continue to devote extensive time in research and development to perfect the brand experience. Bold taste and bold refreshment have made Sparkling ICE flavored water one of the fastest-growing non-alcoholic beverages in the country, and we were recently honored as Beverage World’s 2014 Liquid Refreshment Company of the Year.

Talking Rain has been committed to giving back to the community and partnering with cause-related organizations since we first opened our doors in 1987 — supporting hundreds of nonprofits across the country.

For more information, please visit the Talking Rain website.


GENTLE GIANT

Gentle Giant Moving Company is an award winning moving company with more than 30 years of experience offering the highest quality moving, storage facilities, and packing for moving. Our team of more than 200 competent, caring movers and moving specialists provide professional moving services to more than 10,000 customers each year. Whether moving a large home across the country, or simply moving a studio apartment a few blocks, our highly trained employees are equipped to complete the move safely and efficiently, eliminating the stress from an otherwise challenging task.

DOLE

As the world’s largest producer and marketer of high quality fresh fruit and fresh vegetables and with a growing line of packaged and frozen foods, the DOLE brand is synonymous with high quality standards and satisfaction. Dole has earned this reputation over the last 154 years thanks to its unwavering commitment to fulfill its customers’ needs and consumers’ expectations in the critical areas of quality assurance, food safety, traceability, environmental responsibility and social accountability.

VISIT SEATTLE

Planning a trip? Please visit our website, visitseattle.org, for useful information on things to see and do, places to eat, shop and stay, and helpful advice on how to plan your perfect getaway to Seattle. Visit Seattle is a non-profit economic development agency responsible for marketing the Seattle area as a destination for individual travelers, conventions, and tour groups.

WASHINGTON SPORTS MASSAGE TEAM

The American Massage Therapy Association of Washington will be providing massages once again at the Amica Insurance Seattle Marathon 2015. Sign up for a massage on your entry form.

GATORADE

Gatorade has shaken things up and introduced a new symbol for the brand—“G” represents the heart, hustle and soul of a run. From breaking that first sweat during training to crossing the finish line of a race, Gatorade G Series Pro Endurance Formula will be there for every step, helping Amica Insurance Seattle Marathon runners experience their “G” moment and perform at their best. G Series Pro Endurance Formula, a specialized sports drink with approximately twice the sodium (200 mg) of Gatorade(r) Thirst Quencher and the same carbohydrate energy to fuel working muscles, will be served on course to keep runners properly hydrated and fueled.

BRADLEY KIRSCHNER, CPA

Bradley Kirschner, CPA is the accounting firm for the Seattle Marathon Association and a twelfth year sponsor. We wish to thank him for all his support and hope you will contact the firm at 206.378.1886 for all your accounting needs.

ON THE RUN EVENTS

Ontherunevents.com has been serving the running community with online information since 1995. Site visitors can search our extensive calendar for runs, walks andmulti-sport events. You can register for events online, find a running club or chat with other runners. Visitors can find tips on training, look up race results, view event photos and find great online deals on running gear. So fire up your browser and pack a lunch, you could be there awhile!

WASHINGTON STATE CHIROPRACTIC ASSOCIATION

The Washington State Chiropractic Association Sports Council is teaming up with the UW Medical Center in a mobile clinic to provide complete chiropractic care, emergency medical assistance and clinical support to athletes of the Amica Insurance Seattle Marathon 2015. Look for WSCA at the finish line where chiropractors will be on hand alongside massage and acupuncture in the Victory Recovery Area.

HONEY BUCKET

Honey Bucket is again pleased to provide clean, portable rest rooms for the Amica Insurance Seattle Marathon 2015. Honey Bucket can meet any portable sanitation needs for special events, construction or agriculture. Call us at 800.444.2371.

GU

“This stuff just works!” From 1991 to today, athletes the world over have come to the same conclusion: GU works. Our Berkeley-based sports nutrition company was founded with GU Energy Gel, a revolutionary and more effective method to keep athletes fueled during exercise. Since then, GU has continued to improve the recipe, incorporating the latest scientific research into its products and has introduced Roctane Ultra Endurance gel, Chomps Ultra Performance Energy Chews, Electrolyte Brew, and Recovery Brew. Throughout our history we've been striving to do one thing: help athletes go faster and longer than ever before. Learn more about GU and our performance sports nutrition products at www.guenergy.com.

MOVIN' 92.5

MOViN 92.5—Songs from Today and Back in your School Days.

BASTYR

Bastyr University provides professional Naturopathic and Acupuncture Sports Medicine services to race participants in the Victory Recovery Area. The service is free of charge. If you’ve never seen a Naturopathic Physician or had acupuncture but are curious about it, here’s your chance to try it out! There’s no need to sign up in advance. Just stop by their booth for walk-in service.

HERITAGE BANK

Heritage Bank has been creating financial solutions for the needs of our neighbors since 1927. We are known as the “quality bank” because our staff works together as a team, focused on building lasting relationships to help customers reach their financial goals. We are dedicated to exceeding customers’ expectations. Combine this with a devoted focus on giving back to the communities through contributions and staff volunteer efforts, and you have exactly what customers and communities deserve from their local bank.

At Heritage Bank, you’ll receive the personal attention you deserve.
YOUR SUCCESS IS OUR VISION.

THE WESTIN SEATTLE

The Westin Seattle is located in downtown Seattle and has proudly served as our race headquarters hotel for the past 17 years. Recharge in one of their 891-smoke free rooms designed to provide the ultimate in tranquility and comfort. The Westin Seattle’s quality accommodations, expert food preparation and service, spectacular views of the city and knowledgeable, courteous staff contribute immeasurably to the success of our event.

MARATHONFOTO

MarathonFoto is the established leader in race photography with three decades of experience—over 8 million participants and 3250 races photographed. View and order photos at www.marathonfoto.com.

SEANET

Seanet is proud to provide Internet services to the Seattle Marathon Association. Locally owned and operated since 1994, Seanet serves residential and business customers in the Greater Puget Sound region, offering Nationwide Dialup, Broadband, Web hosting and Server Colocation services all backed by our local Technical Support staff.