Top U.S. Sponsors: Companies Spending More Than $15 Million, Sorted Alphabetically by Company Name
Company Amount 2011 Rank 2010 Rank
Aaron's, Inc. $20M-$25M 65
Adidas North America, Inc. $135M-$140M 10 10
Aflac Inc. $25M-$30M 54 38
The Allstate Corp. $25M-$30M 52 53
American Airlines $30M-$35M 43 46
American Express Co. $40M-$45M 26 34
American Honda Motor Co. $35M-$40M 33 44
Anheuser-Busch InBev $255M-$260M 3 3
AT&T, Inc. $175M-$180M 5 6
Bank of America Corp. $70M-$75M 14 12
Berkshire Hathaway, Inc. $45M-$50M 21 24
Best Buy Co. $20M-$25M 72 63
BMW of North America, LLC $25M-$30M 60 61
BP America, Inc. $20M-$25M 73 70
Bridgestone Americas, Inc. $40M-$45M 32 25
Brown-Forman Corp. $15M-$20M 84
Capital One Financial Corp. $25M-$30M 45 45
Chevron Corp. $20M-$25M 69 56
Chrysler Group LLC $45M-$50M 24 19
Cisco Systems, Inc. $15M-$20M 81 76
Citigroup Inc. $40M-$45M 31 21
The Coca-Cola Co. $265M-$270M 2 2
Comcast Corp. $20M-$25M 64
Delta Air Lines, Inc. $20M-$25M 63 66
Diageo North America, Inc. $35M-$40M 34 31
Discover Financial Services, Inc. $15M-$20M 77 75
Dr Pepper Snapple Group, Inc. $40M-$45M 29 33
Eastman Kodak Co. $25M-$30M 49 47
Enterprise Holdings, Inc. $20M-$25M 62
Exxon Mobil Corp. $25M-$30M 58 48
FedEx Corp. $65M-$70M 15 15
Ford Motor Co. $135M-$140M 9 9
General Mills, Inc. $35M-$40M 38 39
General Motors Co. $170M-$175M 6 5
The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Co. $15M-$20M 76 71
The Hershey Co. $15M-$20M 86 74
Hewlett-Packard Co. $25M-$30M 55 52
The Home Depot, Inc. $35M-$40M 39 17
Hyundai Motor America $15M-$20M 82
IBM Corp. $25M-$30M 51 62
InterContinental Hotels Group PLC $20M-$25M 61
J. P. Morgan Chase & Co. $$50M-$55M 20 22
Kia Motors America, Inc. $25M-$30M 57 67
Kraft Foods Inc. $20M-$25M 67 68
Lowe's Cos. $40M-$45M 30 30
Mars, Inc. $45M-$50M 23 20
MasterCard Int’l, Inc. $30M-$35M 41 43
McDonald's Corp. $35M-$40M 35 35
Mercedes-Benz USA, LLC $50M-$55M 19 29
MetLife, Inc. $20M-$25M 68
Microsoft Corp. $25M-$30M 53 57
MillerCoors LLC $135M-$140M 8 7
Motorola Mobility, Inc. $50M-$55M 17 16
National Automotive Parts Association $15M-$20M 83
Nationwide Financial Services, Inc. $35M-$40M 36 42
Nestlé USA, Inc. $25M-$30M 59 50
Nike, Inc. $215M-$220M 4 4
Office Depot, Inc. $25M-$30M 56 51
Panasonic Corp. of North America $15M-$20M 78
Papa John’s Int’l, Inc. $20M-$25M 71 59
PepsiCo, Inc. $340M-$345M 1 1
The PNC Financial Services Group, Inc. $15M-$20M 79
The Procter & Gamble Co. $80M-$85M 13 14
Red Bull North America, Inc. $25M-$30M 50 60
Samsung Electronics America, Inc. $15M-$20M 85 73
Shell Oil Co. $40M-$45M 27 26
The Sherwin-Williams Co. $15M-$20M 80 77
SIRIUS XM Radio Inc. $35M-$40M 37 36
Sony Corp. of America $20M-$25M 74 64
Sprint Nextel Corp. $80M-$85M 12 13
State Farm Cos. $50M-$55M 18 18
Subway Restaurants $20M-$25M 70 72
Sunoco, Inc. $20M-$25M 66 58
Target Corp. $45M-$50M 22 28
3M Co. $25M-$30M 46 54
Time Warner Inc. $30M-$35M 42 40
Toyota Motor Sales U.S.A., Inc. $150M-$155M 7 8
Under Armour, Inc. $30M-$35M 44 55
Unilever United States, Inc. $25M-$30M 47 69
United Continental Holdings, Inc. $25M-$30M 48
United Parcel Service $60M-$65M 16 23
Verizon Communications, Inc. $105M-$110M 11 11
Visa $40M-$45M 25 32
Volkswagen of America, Inc. $15M-$20M 75
Wells Fargo & Co. $40M-$45M 28 27
Yum! Brands, Inc. $35M-$40M 40 41