Exercising Passion, Expressing Voice
Take your seat at the table by joining a committee or council of the Downtown Denver Partnership.
Do you want to make a
lasting IMPACT on our great city?
Joining a committee or council is your chance to step up to the mic and become an active city builder. Our committees and councils span a broad range of strategic topics and are open only to our Members.
Our current opportunities for engagement are:
Chaired by Terrance Carroll of Butler Snow LLP, Economic Development council Identifies, develops and facilitates the Partnership's role in city, regional and state economic development activities to enhance and maintain the economic vitality of Downtown Denver. Meetings occur on the fourth Thursday of the month from 12 to 1:30 p.m.
The Member Experience committee establishes strategies and policy recommendations to ensure that the Downtown Denver Partnership recruits and retains business members from diverse industries representing Downtown. Chaired by Adam Sands of First Bank, the Member Experience committee meets on the first Thursday of each month from 8 to 9 a.m.
Mobility Council, chaired by Laura Aldrete of DEN Real Estate and Denver International Airport, plays an important part in identifying, developing nd facilitating the Downtown Denver Partnership's role in providing enhanced mobility options in Downtown. Meetings occur on the fourth Wednesday of each month from 12 to 1:30 p.m.
Chaired by Jon Gambrill of Gensler, the Public Realm council focuses on improving the experiences people have in Downtown's public spaces. Meetings occur on the third Thursday of each month from 12 to 1:30 p.m.
The Retail Council pursues the goal of making Downtown Denver a metro and regional shopping destination by attracting national and first-to-market retailers to Downtown. Chaired by Joe Vostrejs of City Street Investors, Retail Council meets on the second Thursday, bimonthly from 12 to 1 p.m.
Chaired by Dawne Hostetter of Rock Bottom Restaurant & Brewery, the Downtown Hospitality committee, provides an environment for members to share, leverage and implement cross-promotional strategies between restaurants, retail, lodging and attractions.
CityBuild Denver, chaired by Taylor Rockhold of the Flyfisher Group, engages the next generation of leaders in various events that educate, engage and inspire the community to shape and create a better center city. CityBuild meets on the first Tuesday of each month from 5 to 6:30 p.m.
The Downtown Denver Partnership created its Housing Task Force to address the challenges facing residential development in the center city. The taskforce will review and advance housing programs, policies and initiatives that create and diversity housing opportunities in Downtown Denver and the surrounding center city neighborhoods. Comprised of a select group of Partnership Board Members and stakeholders, the task force also works with the Mayor and Denver City Council on several key housing initiatives. Details, including meeting times, are forthcoming.