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Strategy Across the Board

Advancing Saint Louis through the artistic, cultural, and educational value of chess. 

Saturday, January 7, 2017 | 6 - 9 p.m. | Chase Park Plaza


Mike Matheny 

St. Louis Cardinals Manager and Chess Club Spokesman


Chief Edward C. Byers Jr. 

United States Medal of Honor recipient and Senior Chief Special Warfare Operator (SEAL)


Fabiano Caruana, Hikaru Nakamura, Wesley So, Ray Robson, & Sam Shankland 

2016 United States Chess Olympiad Gold Medal Team


King & Queen Sponsorship—$10,000             

  • VIP table of ten
  • Attend private VIP experience before the event
  • One of the Guest of Honors seated at your table
  • VIP Chess Experience
  • Annual joint membership to The Chess Club & World Chess Hall of Fame for all your table guests
  • Name or logo on invitation
  • Name or logo on all social media
  • Full page ad in program
  • Logo on the Chess Club and Hall of Fame gala webpage with link to your website
  • Name or logo prominently displayed at the event

Knight Sponsorship—$5,000      

  • Table of ten
  • Half page ad in program
  • Name or logo prominently displayed at the event
  • Name or logo on all social media

Bishop Sponsorship—$3,000                                             

  • Table of ten
  • Quarter page ad in program

Individual Tickets—$400    


Please call (314) 614-1320 or register online to reserve your table today. 


Event Committee:

Pat Sly, Chairman | Mike Matheny, Honorary Chairman | Dave Peacock, Honorary Chairman

Dan Buck, Tom Chulick, Sanjay Jain, Nick Ragone, Mark Rawlins, Joe Reinmann, Rick Sems, Jack Stapleton

For more information, please email Laura Schilli, Development Coordinator at or call (314) 614-1320.


King & Queen Sponsors

edward jones


Reinmann Jain Associates