SyCoNet.com, Inc. a distributor in the US of Anime (Japanese animated) videos and DVDs, and Dragon Con, Inc., announced a strategic partnership that makes SyCoNet.com’s AnimeDepot the title sponsor of Dragon*Con for three years.
Dragon*Con is North America’s largest Science Fiction and Popular Arts convention and one of Atlanta’s largest annual events and will be held in the Atlanta Apparel Mart, Atlanta Merchandise Mart, and Hyatt Regency Atlanta from June 29-July 2, 2000.
Title Sponsorship provides AnimeDepot with premier space and ubiquitous promotional and branding coverage within the Dragon*Con event, including premier banner placement, program books, registration bags, brochures, television and cable advertising, and inclusion in all convention press releases. SyCoNet.com will also host several events and contests that will feature its products and partnerships.
Last year, Dragon*Con was attended by over 38,000 during their four-day event. Attendees come from virtually every US state and Canadian province, and from locations throughout Europe and Asia. The event caters to a dedicated crowd of multi-income families seeking to sample and purchase thousands of products covering nearly a quarter-million square feet. Featured are high-tech products and services, medieval arms and artifacts, collectible posters, models, games and accessories, Silver and Golden Age comics, Anime (Japanese Animation), original art and prints, crafts and rare and collectible hardback and paperback books.