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DDI Member Directory
2100 Ross, LP
42 Real Estate, LLC
A. H. Belo Corporation
Acumen Enterprises, Inc.
AECOM
All Saints Church Dallas
Allied Universal Security Services
Allstar Drayage
Amegy Bank of Texas
American Airlines Center
Andres Construction Services
ARCHITEXAS
Arcosa, Inc
Armstrong-Douglass Structural Engineers
Arts District Properties, Inc.
AT&T
AT&T Performing Arts Center
Atmos Energy Corporation
Balfour Beatty Construction
Bank of America Merrill Lynch
Bank of America Plaza 
Bell Nunnally
Ben E. Keith Company
Billingsley Company
BKV Group
Bracewell & Giuliani
Cambria Dallas Downtown
CBRE
Charming
Charter Holdings
City Electric Supply
Clark Hill Strasburger
Colliers International North Texas
Comerica Bank Tower I M-M Properties 
Common Desk
Corgan
Crescent Real Estate Equities/Goff Capital Partners
Cresent Real Estate Equities, Ltd. / The Crescent
Crow Museum of Asian Art
D Magazine
Dallas Arts District
Dallas Black Dance Theatre
Dallas Citizens Council
Dallas Marriott City Center
Dallas Museum of Art
Dallas Public Library
Dallas Regional Chamber
Dallas Symphony Orchestra
DART
Davidson Bogel Real Estate
Deloitte
Drever Capital Management
Echelon Leadership
El Centro College / Dallas County Community College District
Encore Park Dallas
Firebird Restaurant Group
Fluellen Cupcakes
Foley Gardere
Fortis Property Group, LLC/Chase Tower
Fortis Property Group, LLC/Harwood Center
Gables Residential
Gensler
GFF
Goddard Investment Group
Goldman Sachs
Good Signature Management, L.L.C.
Granite Properties
Grant Thornton LLP
Greyhound Lines, Inc.
Hall Arts Hotel
Hall Group
Hamilton Properties Corporation
Haynes and Boone, LLP
Headington Companies, LLC
Hill+Knowlton Stategies, Inc.
Hillwood/Victory Park
HKS, Inc.
HNTB
Homewood Suites
Hoque Global / DRG Concepts 
HPI Real Estate
HR&A Advisors, Inc.
HRI Properties, LLC
Huitt Zollars, Inc.
Hunt Consolidated, Inc.
Hunton Andrews Kurth LLP
Hyatt Regency Dallas
Interstable, Inc.
J.P. Morgan
Jackson Walker L.L.P.
Jacobs
JLL
JTB Advisors
KASHIYAMA the Smart Taylor
KDC Real Estate Development & Investments
KDFW FOX 4, KDFI 27
KERA
KFK Group
Kimley-Horn and Associates, Inc.
Klyde Warren Park
KPMG LLP
LAZ Parking
LDWW Group Marketing & Communications LP
Lincoln Property Company
Locke Lord
LPA
Madison Partners, LLC
Magnolia Hotel - Dallas
Matthews Southwest
Merriman Anderson Architects, Inc.
MESA Design Group
Metropolis Investment Holdings, Inc.
Nasher Sculpture Center
Neiman Marcus
Newt Walker Company
North Texas Food Bank
OJB Landscape Architecture
Omni Hotels & Resorts
OMNIPLAN
Oncor
OUTFRONT Media
Page
Parking Company of America
Parks for Downtown Dallas
Peloton Commercial Real Estate
Perkins&Will
PlainsCapital Bank
Platinum Parking
Plaza of the Americas
Prekindle
RED Development, LLC
Renaissance Tower - CBRE
Republic Center
Roofstock
RP Texas Mgt, LLC
Ryan Companies US, Inc.
Serendipity Labs
SERVPRO First Responder Bowl 
Shanks Architects
Sheraton Dallas Hotel
Spectrum Enterprise
Spectrum Properties, LTD/Dallas Farmers Market
Spire Realty Group
Squire Patton Boggs
Staffelbach
Stantec
Stewart Title
Stream Realty Partners
Structure Tone Southwest, LLC
Suffolk
Supreme Bright Dallas, LLC
t. howard + associates architects, inc.
TASK Pressure Washing
Texas Brand Bank
Texas Capital Bank
Texas Central
Thanks-Giving Foundation
Thanksgiving Tower 
The Adolphus
The Beck Group
The City Club
The Fairmont Hotel Dallas
The Joule Hotel
The Metropolitan at 1200 Main HOA
The Real Estate Council
The Sixth Floor Museum at Dealey Plaza
The Statler Hotel & Residences
Thompson & Knight LLP
Todd Interests
Tomlinson-Leis Corporation
Tower Club Dallas
TracyLocke
Trammell Crow Center/Crescent Ross Investors LLC
Trammell Crow Company
Turner Construction Company
University of North Texas System
Uptown Dallas, Inc.
Verizon Wireless
Vinson & Elkins LLP
VisitDallas
Walter P Moore
Wells Fargo
Westdale Commercial Real Estate Investment & Management
WeWork
Winstead PC
Woodbine Development Corporation
YMCA of Metropolitan Dallas

DDI Board of Governors

BOLD = Board of Directors

NameTitleCompany
Vince AckersonPresident - Dallas RegionTexas Capital Bank
Tim AdairVice President, General ManagerNeiman Marcus
Jose AdamesPresidentEl Centro College
Jonathan AldisPrincipal, Project DirectorStantec
Wade AndresPresident and COOAndres Construction Services
Brock BaileyManaging Partner - DallasBracewell & Giuliani
Joyce BattagliaCEOJTB Advisors
Evan BeattieSenior PrincipalGFF
Liz BeauchampVice President of Governmental & Public AffairsAtmos Energy Corporation
Ted Benn (Chair)Partner, Real Estate & BankingThompson & Knight LLP
Brian BergersenPresident & CEOSpectrum Properties, LTD
Adam BernhardtVice President General ManagerBank of America Plaza - Peloton Commercial Real Estate
Greg BiggsManaging Director JLL
David Blewitt
Councilmember District 14
City of Dallas
Hugh BoyleCEOTracyLocke
Dave BrownChief Operating Officer and General ManagerAmerican Airlines Center
Wes CaywoodExecutive DirectorJ.P. Morgan
Matt  Craft Executive Vice PresidentLincoln Property Company
John CrawfordPresidentCrawford Consulting/Real Estate
Larry DanielsVice President of OperationsHRI Lodging
Nicholas "Nick" DiazSenior Vice PresidentAmegy Bank
Rachel DoucetRegional ManagerGoldman Sachs
Zenetta DrewExecutive DirectorDallas Black Dance Theatre
Kent EastmanPresidentCapital One Bank
Melissa EastmanSr. VP. ManagerStewart Title
James ("JR") EnglandPartnerHunton & Williams, LLP
Travis EwertExecutive Vice PresidentColliers International
Mattia Flabiano IIISenior PrincipalPage
James FryeVP & Manager of Urban Design and PlanningHNTB Corporation
Kourtny GarrettPresident & CEODowntown Dallas, Inc.
Jim GreerExecutive Vice President & COOOncor
Eric HageVice President, Business DevelopmentStructure Tone Southwest, LLC
Ted HamiltonShareholder, President & CFOHamilton Properties Corporation
Jessica HeerSVP, Talent Attraction + LeadershipDallas Regional Chamber
Jeff HendricksSenior Vice President, Global Commercial Banking, Bank of America, N.A.Bank of America Merrill Lynch
Mike HoquePresident & CEOHoque Global
Barbara HoulihanSenior Vice PresidentPOTA JV, LLC
Steve HulseyPresident - Education Sector LeaderCorgan
Darryl JettGeneral ManagerHall Arts Hotel
Keenan KolendoPartnerHaynes and Boone, LLP
Eric KruegerExecutive Vice PresidentBalfour Beatty Construction
Marijke LantzSenior VP of Investments and Build to SuitsBillingsley Company
Tom LeatherburyPartnerVinson & Elkins
Hunter LeeVice President LeasingHPI Real Estate
Amy Lewis Hofland Executive Director - Crow Museum of Asian Art Dallas Arts District Representative
Tommy MannShareholderWinstead PC
Linda McMahonPresident and CEOThe Real Estate Council
Amy MeadowsPresidentParks for Downtown Dallas
Adam MedranoCouncil Member - District 2City of Dallas
Jerry MerrimanPresidentMerriman Anderson Architects, Inc.
Katy MurraySenior Vice President & Chief Financial OfficerA. H. Belo Corporation
Dan NoblePresident Chairman and CEOHKS, Inc.
Justin ParscaleProject Director, Associate PrincipalPerkins&Will
KeChan PattersonSenior Executive Assistant & Director of Board RelationsDowntown Dallas, Inc.
Michael PetersonRegional Vice President - External AffairsAT&T
John PettewaySenior Vice PresidentWells Fargo Bank
Geena PiwetzChief Operating OfficerRP Texas Mgt, LLC
Billy PrewittExecutive Vice PresidentWoods Capital Property Management
Phil PuckettExecutive Vice PresidentCBRE
Joel PustmuellerPartnerBank of America Plaza - Peloton Commercial Real Estate
Holly ReedManaging Director, External AffairsTexas Central Partners, LLC
Ken ReeseExecutive Vice PresidentHillwood/Victory Park
Cheryl RichardsSenior VP, Chief Diversity & Inclusion OfficerVisitDallas
Lesa RoeChancelorUniversity of North Texas System
Scott RohrmanPresident42 Real Estate
Jon RuffPresident, PartnerSpire
Deborah RyanPartner / Deputy Practice Group LeaderSquire Patton Boggs
Kit SawersPresidentKlyde Warren Park
Lori Scott McWilliamsPartnerDeloitte
Josh ShaneUrban Planner, Project Manager, DFW MetroAECOM
Mike SillimanSenior Vice PresidentM-M Properties
Jeremy StrickDirectorNasher Sculpture Center
Kristian TelekiSenior Vice President -  DevelopmentMatthews Southwest/Balfour Beatty Construction
Sara TerrySenior Vice PresidentTrammell Crow Center
Amy TharpChief Operations OfficerDowntown Dallas, Inc.
Gary ThomasPresident and Executive DirectorDART
Rob ThomasSenior Asset ManagerRED Development, LLC
Shawn ToddPresidentTodd Interests
Michael TregoningPresidentHeadington Companies, LLC
Jonathan VinsonPartnerJackson Walker
Ray WashburneCEOCharter Holdings
Steve WhitcraftDirector Turner Construction Company
James (Jim) WilsonPartnerGoddard Investment Group
Craig WoodfieldAudit Practice LeadersGrant Thornton LLP
George YoungbloodVice President - Commercial Loan OfficerPlainsCapital Bank
Allan ZreetManaging PrincipalJacobs
MEMBER BENEFITS AND DUES

As a member of Downtown Dallas, Inc., not only will you be invited to attend meetings and forums that will educate and inform you about Downtown, but you’ll also have the opportunity to help shape the policies and programs of Downtown by becoming a member of committees, task forces and advisory groups.

Plus, you’ll get the chance to participate in an aggressive marketing effort to expand and improve the image of Downtown, as well as help support our goals to keep Downtown at the forefront of the city’s agenda. It’s the perfect chance to make a true difference to Downtown, and it’s also a great opportunity to network!

What You'll Receive

Once you and your company become a member of Downtown Dallas, Inc., you'll have exclusive access to our professional staff with expertise in marketing, real estate development, Downtown operations management, public policy and planning, as well as educational forums, reports, resources and other professional collateral materials.

Participation Opportunities

  • Invitations to exclusive DDI member and partner events
  • Opportunity to host/sponsor DDI partnered events for residents and/or members and board members
  • Discounted member pricing for all DDI ticketed events
  • Discounted park rental fees at parks and plazas permitted and managed by DDI

Assistance and Influence

  • Access to DDI staff to present to your employees or stakeholders
  • Public safety presentations and audits for member company
  • Access to DDI professional staff for meetings, referrals, and introductions to other DDI members, board members, and city staff.
  • DDI can help facilitate and assist with public-private partnerships
  • DDI can meet with potential tenants/investors to help tell the Downtown story and provide useful research/data

Stay Informed

  • Access to Downtown maps, resources, and other professional marketing collateral materials - perfect for new hire orientations, sales or investment pitches, or information packets
  • Access to our annual development map and other research publications
  • Opportunity to submit requests for custom data and/or reports* provided by our Economic Development Research Analyst
  • Access to DDI member list/directory
  • Members can request to be added to DERT (Downtown Emergency Response Team) alerts (street closures, protests, events, etc

    * up to 2 custom reports per calendar year per member organization

Marketing Partnership Opportunities and Platforms

  • Sponsorship and partnership opportunities for B2B or consumer facing events (Annual Meeting, Mayor's forum, holiday events, movie series, special events and programming)
  • Email Communications and Newsletters
    • Around Downtown: A bi-monthly newsletter highlighting upcoming events and the hottest new openings in Downtown and surrounding districts - a great resource for your employees!
    • Downtown Monthly: A monthly B2B newsletter that keeps subscribers up-to-date on news and announcements about topics such as economic development, key policy changes, and member news.
  • Opportunity to promote your business or provide offers to other DDI members, Downtown residents, and other targeted audiences through dedicated eblast communications (limit 2 per calendar year)
  • Events calendar - events.downtowndallas.com - An online comprehensive even calendar full of things to do and see throughout Downtown.  Members have the ability to add events to the calendar.
  • Opportunity for inclusion in social media promotion (200,000+ followers/fans)
  • Discount pricing for ads and consideration for content inclusion in special publications (examples: Dallas Business Journal Special Downtown Dallas Insert, D CEO Insert, Annual report, State of Downtown report)

Membership Dues

Affordable and effective membership in Downtown Dallas, Inc. is calculated in one of two ways, depending on the type of organization of business you are.

  1. Property owner and/or property manager - dues will be based on the gross floor area of any land and structures owned or controlled through a management contract in the greater Downtown area.
    For a more comprehensive explanation of this breakdown, see our dues chart.
  2. All other companies, organizations, and businesses - dues are based on the number of current employees you have in the greater Dallas area.

Still have questions about dues or signing up?

Call us at 214-744-1270 or email Kelsey Cornillie at cornillie@downtowndallas.com.

Getting Involved

Why Become a Downtown Dallas, Inc. (DDI) Member?

With many unique districts—from Main Street District and Victory Park to Dallas Arts District, Dallas Farmers Market, and Deep Ellum—Downtown is evolving faster than ever, and Downtown Dallas, Inc. is at the center of it all.

As a Downtown Dallas, Inc. member, you and your company can be part of this renaissance and revitalization. Your organization’s dues will be invested in the continued, unprecedented growth and success of Downtown Dallas.  Together, we can ensure that Downtown will become a globally-recognized center for commerce, entertainment, and residential life.

The future of Downtown is wholly dependent upon the collective effort - between your organization and DDI - to recognize and build upon recent successes, including the retention and recruitment of large corporations, park and open space maintenance and programming, and public improvements. We are stronger together in our efforts to improve quality of life for Downtown's workers, residents, and visitors.

Our Mission

Downtown Dallas, Inc. is the principal advocate, champion, and steward of Downtown, effecting change by developing strategies, setting targets, and mobilizing resources that:

  • Stimulate a vibrant and sustainable Downtown environment
  • Improve infrastructure
  • Enhance economic competitiveness
  • Create a culturally inclusive urban center
  • Position the area as a global destination
  • Foster innovation and technology in all aspects of the urban experience

Our Strategic Priorities
  • Public Safety
  • Maintenance and Beautification
  • Great Placemaking
  • Strategic Partnerships and Communications
  • Economic Development and Planning
  • Complete Neighborhoods
  • Urban Mobility
  • Membership Development

At Downtown Dallas, Inc., our members play a critical role in these efforts. As active members of task forces, committees and volunteer groups, our members don’t just help fund our efforts, they also participate in a meaningful and engaged way to help the Downtown area.

Member Events

Photo Credits Thomas Garza Photography