We have been very fortunate to partner with several amazing companies who offer products and services that help the TSBC community run stronger, more profitable businesses.  Check out our sponsors below! If you’re interested in getting involved, please contact Katie.


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DeFrance Printing is a printing and fulfillment partner to small creative businesses. Since 1893, they have expertly blended print methods like letterpress, offset, digital, foil, and embossing with professional assembly and fulfillment. Together, let’s make an impression.


More than 5 million people use MailChimp to create, send, and track email newsletters. Whether you’re self-employed, you manage projects for clients, or you work for a Fortune 500 company, MailChimp has features and integrations that will suit your email marketing needs.  Create signup forms that match your brand’s look and feel, and send your subscribers product updates, event invitations, announcements, or editorial content. Use our reports to improve your campaigns and learn more about your readers. Best of all? MailChimp is free for lists of up to 2,000 subscribers.


Digital Lizard is one of the most advanced digital print facilities in the United States. A Creel Printing company, Digital Lizard offers full-color variable digital printing, inline finishing, same-day shipping, and a host of leading-edge electronic and web-based solutions. With a strong recognition of the uniqueness of your designs, DL has worked diligently with substrate providers to ensure you have a wide array of papers to choose from. From your trusty standby papers to pearlescent, synthetics, stickers, magnets, linens and felts. Along with superior paper selection, Digital Lizard also offers an abundance of specialty services, such as white ink, foil stamping, embossing, debossing, die cutting, stitching and much much more. Let us help make your visions come to life.

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Astro Paper Converters inventories a wide array of fine and specialty papers, ranging from domestic mills, such as Neenah Paper, French Paper Co., and Mohawk Fine Papers, to international mills including the Curious Collection and Gmund Papier. Not only are these papers stocked in folio sheet sizes, but Astro also offers the unique ability to cut, score, fold, die-cut, add a sticker-label backing, and break cartons of any paper that we stock. By having the matching cover and text weight stocks in our inventory, we also offer matching announcement and commercial envelopes in most of our paper stocks.


Manny Stone Decorators is a family owned business offering three generations of trade show and visual merchandising expertise. We create and supervise the design, installation, and dismantling of both custom made and generically formatted tradeshow booth either leased or sold constructed of a variety of materials in different styles, shapes and sizes. As the official Emerald Expo supplier of flame resistant foam board, we offer white foam board, color coated foam board in any Pantone color, and foam board with graphics.


Printed Mint is a unique wholesale print + fulfillment company that specializes in one-off printing and branded drop-ship solutions. Printed Mint delivers an experience you can rely on, and a memorable one for your customers. We’ve created an easy + high margin opportunity for established companies and startups alike. By offering drop-ship solutions and branded packaging options, we’ve created a seamless customer experience – putting your company at the forefront. We offer top quality products and hi-tech print options including; Dye Sublimation, Wide-Format Print Technology, Direct to Garment, Foil Printing and more. We commonly process, create + ship your order within 2-3 business days. We ship daily for a broad range of retailers, but we don’t celebrate our victories until you’re celebrating yours.

Providing end-to-end production and branding solutions is just the beginning. . . .


The National Stationery Show is the central business event for makers and manufacturers (exhibitors) and retailers of specialty products and lifestyle gifts. Exhibitors range from emerging designers to well-known brands from all over the world. The diversity and abundant creativity throughout the exhibit floor, along with the show’s intimate size, makes it a great atmosphere to do serious business with buyers ranging from independent retailers and national chains to online retailers, museum stores, distributors, manufacturers’ reps and everything in between. Buyers hail from 48 states
and 57 countries.  www.nationalstationeryshow.com

guesterly® is a who’s who guide to your event! A guesterly® celebrates everyone, introduces them to each other, and gets the conversation flowing. Small in size, just right for your pocket at 4×5 inches it can go anywhere with you! Perfect for events, conferences, weddings, reunions, or just about any gathering, guesterly® keeps your guests connected in such a unique way. Easily send your guest a link and they fill out their own profile which automatically generates into your guesterly® for you to wow the guests at your next event! A guesterly® booklet is available in print or digital formats.