NEKTO Collective

Partnership Development+

We craft meaningful partnerships between Brands, Events, Properties and Artists.
Download our Event Guide for sponsorship opportunities.

Sponsorship Marketing

Event & Property Side - Market Research, Asset Discovery, Sales, Marketing Collateral, Strategy Consulting, Fulfillment

Sponsorship Strategy

Brand Side - Strategy, Valuation, Negotiation, Opportunity Identification

Brand Ambassadors

Talent Booking, Training, Uniforms, Sampling, Demos, Sales Support, Atmosphere Models, Street Teams

Partnership Development

Brands, Events, Properties and Artists

Project Management

Full service across a wide range of disciplines

Content Creation

Turn Events into a Content Engine

Vendor Management

Sourcing, Selection & On-Site Logistics

Murals & Live Art

Artist Curation, Talent Booking, Program Management & Logistics, Wall Sourcing, Creative Brand Collaborations

Brand Activation

Conceptualization & Execution, Event Production & Promotion

Work

NEKTO. Derived from the Latin word "necto" meaning bind, tie, fasten, connect, interweave, unite;

NEKTO Collective strives to create meaningful partnerships designed to grow Brands and elevate Events, Properties and Artists. Through Event Marketing and Sponsorship, we unite Brands and Property Rights Holders in ways that are authentic and mutually beneficial by aligning marketing objectives and brand ideals with a captive target audience.

We are currently seeking Sponsors for a wide range of events. From EDM & Hip Hops shows with massive talent, Regattas, Seafood & Beer Festivals, Community Block Parties to Underground & Independent Music and Yoga Events, Art Fairs and Mural Programs. Hispanic, Millennials to Families. There is sure to be an event with the right demographic profile for your Brand.

Drawing on our network of strategic creative partners, we can make wild ideas for Brand Activation come to life and turn event attendees into passionate brand advocates.

EVENTS NEKTO HAS WORKED WITH

VENUES NEKTO HAS DEVELOPED BRAND PARTNERSHIPS WITH

PROMOTERS, EVENT PRODUCERS & ORGANIZATIONS NEKTO HAS ALIGNED BRANDS WITH

Recent Projects

Client: DEFY / Beck's Beer

Skills: Project Management, Sponsorship Strategy & Negotiation, Brand Ambassadors, Brand Activation, POCM, Event Production & Logistics, On-site Content Creation

Beck's Access Program Management. The creative agency behind, Beck's Access, a music program by Beck's Beer targeting millennials with a passion for underground and independent music in the Miami market, was in need of someone with in-depth knowledge of the local music scene who could plan and execute a high volume of brand activations on a tight time frame across the city of Miami. Stephanie Kassoy of the NEKTO Collective was their solution. We executed 70+ Brand Activations during Miami Music Week 2015 and 2016, 60+ during Art Basel 2015, multiple monthly activations throughout 2015 and 2016 and facilitated the 2015 and 2016 sponsorship deal between Beck's Beer and III Points Festival.

Client: DEFY / Beck's Beer

Skills: Project Management, Sponsorship Strategy & Negotiation, Brand Ambassadors, Brand Activation, POCM, Event Production & Logistics, Artist Coordination, Mural Program, Live Art, On-site Content Creation, Partnership Development, Campaign Conceptualization

Beck's Urban Canvas. Teaming with DEFY, Clandestine NYC & Wynwood Map, Stephanie helped conceptualize a new art focused platform for Beck's Beer, Beck's Urban Canvas. This 360 Marketing Campaign targeting the general and Hispanic market included a VIP & Press Launch event at The Wynwood Walls, commissioning 15 large scale murals by Miami's top street artists, facilitating 6 months of sponsorship deals with high profile art & culture programs in 6 strategic neighborhoods, brand activations at 30+ events, OOH and a social media campaign on Facebook & Instagram.

Client: VitaCoco

Skills: Sponsorship Strategy, Partnership Development

VitaCoco Miami Music Week 2015 & 2016 Brand Side Sponsor Strategy. In-kind donations. VitaCoco was interested in getting their product to the hottest parties in Miami during the week of ULTRA & Winter Music Conference collectively known as Miami Music Week. Drawing on our network of music promoters, clubs and wellness groups, we got them placement at the best parties and coolest recovery sessions in town both behind the bar and in VIP, on land and sea.

Client: Yo Miami

Skills: Media Kit. Creative Direction, Design

Media Kit. We designed a media kit for Yo Miami that reflects their depth of experience and the high caliber of artists they have worked with and spotlights their skills and studio, gallery and event space.

Client: Sweatbox Seattle

Skills: Sponsor Deck. Creative Direction, Design

Sponsorship Deck. Sweatbox, a music promoter and event creator, was in need of a tool to share with prospective event sponsors. We created a sponsor deck that highlights the event and their experience with a personality reflective of their team and the vibe of their events.

Our Clients

Testimonials

  • Just have to say that off the bat, especially considering how little input you needed from me, this is amazing. Definitely exactly the polished touch I've been lacking for all these years.”

    Yuval, Yo Miami Founder
  • Looks great Stephy!!! Super slick, you sell the vibe perfectly. Lets make it happen!

    Jesse, Sweatbox Seattle, Music Promoter

Creative Partners

NEKTO Collective maintains a network of strategic creative and production partners. We're better together.

Wynwood Map

WynwoodMap.com is an online archival project that seeks to centralize and catalogue street art and murals in Miami's Wynwood Art District. Wynwood Map also maintains an extensive network of the worlds top Street Artists.

Adinayev Photography

The BEST in event photography. Providing marketing campaign ready images. What sets Adi apart as a photographer is his unique, nearly trademarked way in which he captures the candid moments. Adi has provided top-notch coverage all over the world for a variety of events including nightlife, festivals, weddings & fashion.

Show Masters

800+ employees, 5 Offices, staffing events Nationwide. Personnel for live event stage audiovisual production. Stagehands, riggers and the entire scope of technicians. Corporate, concert, theater, exhibit AV, festival, house of worship.

Siglo Events

Creating unique experiences. Event logistics, floor plans, and concept development. Art Installations & Commissioned Murals. Creative entertainers. Fire Breathers, Dancers, Bands, Aerialists, Face Painters. Organizing displays and exhibitions. Siglo also manages a large network of emerging artists.

VLRRD Design

VLRRD is an independent, socially conscious creative agency that promotes business growth by creating authentic strategically designed solutions that cultivate engaging relationships between businesses and their consumers.

Yo Miami

Yo Miami strives to shine a light on Miami creative culture. To act as an ecosystem where creative people interact and share, with the goal of growing as a community. Yo Space is a creative incubator with Gallery, Artist Studios & Event Space.

Reach your target audience with Sponsorships

Learn about upcoming Sponsorship opportunities. Download our Miami Event Guide.

About

We are a collective of hard working industry professionals with a passion for Client service and a goal of doing great things with quality people. We are fluent in English, Spanish, Cantonese , Techno & Street Art. The diverse background of our team leads to ideas that push boundaries.

We maintain an extended network of event, music, design and creative partners. Through this network we are able to deliver a level of service often reserved for much larger shops. NEKTO Collective is here to exceed your expectations.

SOME HIGHLIGHTS FROM OUR CORE TEAM'S EXPERIENCE

  • Combined 45+ years of Experiential Marketing, Sales, Project Management, Art Program and Production Experience
  • National consulting, compliance, trade / auto show & tour experience
  • Collectively we have executed 1,200+ Brand Activations nationwide since 2014
  • Experience planning, staffing & executing on / off-premise Brand Activations in FL, GA, IA, IL, IN, KY, MI, NC, NE, OH, SC, TN, TX, WI
  • MUSIC & ART Relationships in FL, NY, CA, CO, DC, GA, IL, ID, MA, MI, MT, NJ, NM, OR, TN, TX, VA, WA and Internationally: Canada, Europe, Asia & South America

Our Team

Stephanie

Stephanie

Partnership Development, Founder
    Martina

    Martina

    Talent Booking & Brand Activation
      Bill

      Bill

      A/V, Lighting, Production & Labor
        Susi

        Susi

        Analyst & Event / Vendor Manager
          Robert

          Robert

          Curator, Artist Liason
            Dani

            Dani

            Communications & Brand Ambassador Captain

              Contact

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              Contact Info

              +1 206 549 3310
              HELLO@wearenekto.com
              Based in Wynwood, Connected World Wide
              250 NE 25th ST, #1905
              Miami, FL 33137
              United States