Why Join DSA?

We’re a nonprofit membership organization focused on creating a healthy, vibrant downtown for all. We believe when downtown thrives, the whole city flourishes. Our membership includes 1,100 businesses, nonprofits and downtown residents. While our members join DSA for different reasons, they all share a love of downtown and a desire to help shape our city. Membership in DSA gives you access, influence and opportunity: access to member-only events, information, business experts and political leaders; a chance to influence critical public policy issues; and numerous opportunities to network and grow your business.

What Our Members Are Saying

Sandy Lew-Hailer, sandylew

Downtown is Seattle’s heart and soul, and DSA is my voice in the conversations shaping the city I love.

Chris Copacino, Copacino Fujikado

DSA membership provides the opportunity to engage with business and community leaders and to play a role in the strengthening of Seattle’s vibrant core.

Ashley Hayes, Pointe3 Real Estate

As a DSA member, you’re part of a community of people who love downtown and care about the future of this city.

New Members

Airbnb was born in 2007 when two Hosts welcomed three guests to their San Francisco home, and has since grown to over 4 million Hosts who have welcomed over 1.5 billion guest arrivals in almost every country across the globe. Every day, Hosts offer unique stays and experiences that make it possible for guests to connect with communities in a more authentic way.

Badgley Phelps is a leading wealth management firm based in Seattle, Washington, serving high net worth individuals, families, corporations, and foundations for over 50 years. The firm specializes in providing customized financial planning and investment management services, with a focus on equities, fixed income securities, and liquid alternatives. As a partner firm of Focus Financial since 2021, Badgley Phelps offers an expanded roster of resources alongside long-term planning and investment strategies.

Haworth is a leading global furniture maker that partners with customers, dealers and influencers to create spaces that result in effective people and efficient real estate. We continue to look ahead as we have for the past 75+ years, while staying true to our values.

HKS is a global firm of architects, designers, planners and advisors who create places noted for their beauty and performance. Our 1,500 people in 27 offices are united by the belief that an environmental, social and governance approach to design achieves design excellence. In 2023, we became a carbon neutral firm. We value honesty, diversity and inclusion and we celebrate creative thinking. In partnership with our clients and collaborators, we craft powerful ideas and solutions. Together we create places that stand apart.

JTM Construction is a privately-held construction services company active in western Washington, Puget Sound, that specializes in performing exceptional preconstruction and construction services. Our client base consists of loyal, active, repeat clients and new clients with whom relationships are keenly nurtured and developed.

Media+ is the PNW’s largest independent media agency, proudly female owned and operated since 1983. Media+ offers full-service media strategy, planning, buying and analytics, across all media types including the full gamut of digital, TV, radio, outdoor, print and more. No matter the client needs, Media+ serves as an extension to your marketing team helping to navigate the everchanging paid media landscape with thoughtful precision, accountability, and savviness.

Beginning in 1976 with the annual Seattle International Film Festival, then expanding into year-round programming, SIFF is a 501c3 cultural arts organization whose mission is to create experiences that bring people together to discover extraordinary films from around the world. It is through the art of cinema that SIFF fosters a community that is more informed, aware and alive.
In its four theaters, SIFF offers year-round screenings, Film Talks and a series of spotlight festivals throughout the year. SIFF also serves the community through educational programs and SIFF supports, a partnership program that hosts and provides technical support to a variety of special screenings and festivals.

Transportation Choices Coalition is the non-profit that brings people together to advocate for safe, sustainable, and equitable transportation across Washington. We envision thriving, transit-oriented communities where people of every race, class, ability, and zip code can get where they need to go.

Contact Us

If you’re interested in learning more about the benefits of DSA membership, please contact our Member Relations team: