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

A perfect blend of historic architecture, thoughtful details, and modern luxuries, the iconic Arctic Club Hotel offers a one-of-a-kind experience in the heart of downtown Seattle. Built in 1916, the historic 10-story, 120 room landmark has been beautifully restored with a nod to a heritage rooted in exploration and adventure and a past richly associated with the Klondike Gold Rush.

Chop Chop is a family-owned catering company bringing authentic West African food to the PNW. Founders Tierra and Kingsley Tay have a unique way of using African food and culture to bring people together. Recipes have been passed down for generations and the Tay's are excited to take you on a journey through food.

Delta E is a comprehensive consulting firm specializing in MEP engineering, Lighting Design, Energy, and Sustainability. Our approach merges diverse experience to create holistic solutions, emphasizing excellence, expertise, and environmental commitment. Our team of visionary leaders is dedicated to crafting tailored and pragmatic strategies with meticulous attention to detail, ensuring projects exceed expectations and make a lasting positive impact.

Lasher Holzapfel Sperry & Ebberson was founded over 50 years ago in Seattle. The firm provides comprehensive legal services for businesses, their owners and families. Areas of practice include business and tax law, divorce and family law, general civil litigation, creditors' rights and bankruptcy, employment law, estate planning, trusts, probate and related litigation, and real estate law. We strategically navigate complicated legal issues with personalized client services, carefully guiding the decisions of individuals and privately held companies.

Launch Industries is a Seattle-based enterprise providing direct consulting, technical assistance, and contract business services. We believe that we are better together. This principle drives our commitment to work with historically oppressed groups and unites us in building a diverse workforce that empowers black, brown, LGBTQ+, and other marginalized communities.

Laura Thomas, MA, LMHC, NCC is a licensed mental health counselor with a private practice located at 4th & Stewart in the Securities Building. She has training and experience working with people facing a variety of issues including depression, life changes, traumatic stress, healing from childhood wounding, and supporting clients in working toward more fulfilling lives. If you’re interested, please know that she offers a free 20 minute consultation if you would like to explore working with her.

objekts is a boutique furniture and accessories procurement company committed to bringing our client’s design vision to life through an infinite range of resources.

Founded in 1966 by a group of local artists based in Seattle, Pottery Northwest celebrates innovation and access to education in ceramics, with a mission of fostering an inclusive community around clay. Over the years we have grown into a nationally renowned ceramics studio through our long-standing and vibrant programming. Our programs serve more than 1,900 students a year and artists from around the world come to Pottery Northwest in the spirit of artistic dialogue and as a formative step in their careers.

Quinn Thomas is an award-winning marketing communications agency with deep experience leading public relations, public affairs and advertising campaigns in the Pacific Northwest. We specialize in leading research-based strategies that build trust, change perceptions, and meet organizational goals.

The Seattle Architecture Foundation educates the Seattle area public about the critical roles that architecture and the design of the built environment play in shaping the quality of our lives and addressing the critical issues we face as a community through a program of tours, workshops, exhibits, and lectures.

Uniting the local Black-owned business community in the Pacific Northwest. We aim to provide the tools and resources needed for Black businesses to succeed through economic development and sustainable partnerships.

Our mission is to connect and inspire people to buy, produce, and invest locally so that everyone has a meaningful stake in the local economy. We unite businesses and community partners around shared values by connecting them to opportunities, resources, and each other.

Self Space is a group mental health practice providing therapy to individuals, couples and families in Seattle and Kirkland. We make the process of finding and working with a therapist as seamless and supported as possible. Our process is focused on understanding you and your goals for therapy, helping you find the exact right therapist for you, and getting you scheduled quickly and at a time that works for your busy life.

The Simmons Group is a wealth management team located in downtown Seattle, serving high and ultra-high net worth individuals and families. We strive to bring clarity to the complexities around investment planning and have the experience to transform customized strategies into practical action.

The Simmons Group | 1201 Third Avenue, Suite 3090, Seattle, WA 98101 | (206) 971-2422

Investment products and services are offered through Wells Fargo Advisors Financial Network, LLC (WFAFN). The Simmons Group is a separate entity from WFAFN.

The Alternative Board North Seattle works with business owners that want to increase their revenue, cut costs, and mitigate risk. We often work with business owners looking to grow their business and we help them achieve those goals.

Tabor 100 is an association of entrepreneurs and business advocates who are committed to economic power, educational excellence and social equity for African-Americans and the community at large.

Our mission within theatrical production and arts education is to develop new works that release shame and nurture community.

Theatre Puget Sound (TPS) is a leadership and service organization founded in 1997 to administer much-needed services to the region’s growing performing arts community. TPS has worked to keep the area’s cultural ecosystem strong in serving all stages of the arts through fostering and advocating for a robust, thriving, and equitable performing arts community. Some key services include Space4Arts providing affordable rental studios and theatres for creative activities at Seattle Center, Employment Success building and connecting talent with opportunities, and the annual Gregory Awards recognizing outstanding local performing arts and artists.

Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati is the premier provider of legal services to technology, life sciences, and growth enterprises worldwide. The firm is nationally recognized as a leading provider to growing and established clients seeking legal counsel to complete sophisticated corporate and technology transactions; manage governance and enterprise-scale matters; assist with intellectual property development, protection, and IP-driven transactions; represent them in contested disputes; and/or advise them on antitrust or other regulatory matters. With deep roots in Silicon Valley, Wilson Sonsini has more than 1,100 attorneys and 19 offices in technology, business, and regulatory markets across the United States, China, and Europe.

Wowrack provides cloud solutions and managed services that enable businesses globally to innovate, grow, and operate with unprecedented efficiency. With a platform-agnostic approach, we simplify modern IT for various industries, including architecture, finance, government, healthcare, manufacturing, retail, and technology. We are committed to fostering long-term partnerships and tailoring IT solutions to meet your business's unique needs for success.

Yarn Dragon makes luxurious hand dyed yarn and knitwear for sale at our store in Seattle's historic Pike Place Market. Wholesale and large order custom knitwear is available!

At Zahra Bazgir and Brodsky Team, a dedicated Residential Real Estate group in Seattle and surrounding areas, our focus is on delivering exceptional service to our clients and actively engaging with the community we call home. We strive to not only assist our clients in finding their ideal homes but also contribute to the community through different programs and collaborations. Our unwavering dedication to both our clients and the community distinguishes us and guides our every action.

Contact Us

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