Events DC works closely with our valued partners to power the city’s hospitality and tourism industry. We are proud to continue supporting long standing partners, including Destination DC, Restaurant Association Metropolitan Washington, Greater Washington Hispanic Chamber of Commerce, National Cherry Blossom Festival and the DC Chamber of Commerce.
Events DC’s strategic investments help support the impact of our partners, increasing their reach and driving tourism and economic impact to our neighborhoods. These strategic partnerships and projects allow us to stand behind our commitment to opportunities for local businesses and District residents - while making investments that will bring increasing economic and civil benefits to the DC community and simultaneously positioning DC on a global stage.
Our partnerships play a critical role in helping us cultivate relationships, bridge opportunities, and share best practices, all while helping us maintain a key role and defined voice. Through these targeted relationships, marketing sponsorships with identified corporate entities will provide a leadership role with extended visibility and access to potential and future business opportunities.
Events DC plays an important role in the city, actively promoting, empowering and investing in marquee partnerships across Washington, DC. Our roster of strategic corporate partners, including Astound and Pepsico, help us keep the city innovative and competitive. These strategic investments provide added value by infusing local communities with an extensive variety of events that generate economic and community benefits for the city and its residents.
The Walter E. Washington Convention Center continues to grow with new retail tenants that are helping to transform the surrounding Shaw neighborhood. The arrival of these new establishments highlight the District’s vibrant tourism and economic development, while also bringing highly anticipated economic activity and jobs to the city. By filling the available space at the Convention Center’s street facing retail establishment, Events DC demonstrates its dedication to the Shaw community, while contributing to economic vitality of the District.
This retail strategy stays true to Events DC’s mission of activating assets for our city and remaining committed to connecting the fabric of its neighborhoods, all while making the city a better place to live, work and visit.