Concord - The New Hampshire Republican State Committee announced today an initial round of sponsors of the First In The Nation Republican Leadership Summit, a kickoff event of the 2016 political primary season expected to draw nineteen potential presidential candidates and hundreds of attendees. The New Hampshire Republican Leadership Summit will be held on April 17th and 18th at the Crowne Plaza Hotel in Nashua.


"The New Hampshire Republican Party is grateful for the strong support of our sponsors and thanks them for their dedication to Republican victories in 2015 and 2016," said NHGOP Chairman Jennifer Horn. "Sponsorships for this event ensure that we will have the resources needed to build a strong grassroots organization and compete with the Democrats' political machine."


Further sponsors will be announced in the days to come. Updates to the list of sponsors can be found here.


Platinum Level Sponsors ($10,000)


Amb. Joseph & Augusta Petrone

Amb. Paul & Renee Speltz

Dennis Michael Lynch

Independent Journal Review

John Bolton PAC

Leadership Matters for America

Michael & Cheryl Rolland


Right to Rise

Run Ben Run

Walt & Judy Havenstein


Gold Level Sponsors ($5,000)


Betsy McCaughey, Ph.D

Causeway Solutions

Citizens for Responsible Energy Solutions

Growth PAC

Turning Point USA


Silver Level Sponsors ($1,000-$2,500)


Amb. H. Russell Taub


Elevare Communications

SCM Associates Inc.

Senator Chuck Morse

Talient Action Group


Event/Booth Sponsors ($500)


College Republican National Committee

Connecticut Republican Party

Fix the Debt Coalition

Independent Women's Network

New England College

NH Energy Forum

NH Rebellion

NH Young Republicans

Patriot Voices

Pennsylvania Republican Party

Rick PAC