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Sponsorship Opportunities

DMI members have the opportunity to reinforce their marketing messages by sponsoring or hosting a range of DMI events and programs. Sponsorships are a great way to support the downtown while gaining visibility with DMI members and downtown stakeholders

What's Up Downtown? Breakfast
This program takes place on the fourth Thursday of every month from 7:45-9:00am at The Madison Club and averages 130 attendees. The program offers great member networking followed by an informative presentation on a timely topic related to downtown Madison.
  • Monthly Sponsors - $1,100

New Faces, New Places
This program takes place on the second Thursday of every month from 5:00-7:00pm at a range of downtown businesses and averages 130 attendees. This casual networking event allows members to meet fellow members and their businesses over appetizers and cocktails.
  • Monthly Hosts - cost varies

Nosh at Noon
This quarterly DMI program offers members the opportunity to learn about issues and initiatives affecting our downtown while enjoying lunch with fellow DMI members. Each program is limited to 40 attendees and features various DMI committee chairs and speakers.
  • Program Sponsors - $500

State of the Downtown
This gathering of downtown stakeholders highlights the annual State of the Downtown metrics report used to measure the success and progress of our downtown.
  • Sponsorship levels vary - $500 to $5,000

DMI Annual Dinner
Over 600 DMI members and friends gather in this annual celebration of DMI and downtown Madison. The dinner involves a keynote speaker address and the presentation of the annual Downtown Community Asset Awards.
  • Sponsorship levels vary - $750 to $5,000

If any of these opportunities are of interest to you, please contact Carol Ann Hewitt, DMI Director of Development at 608-512-1335 or
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