Partner with Us to Make Madison Memorable
When people visit Greater Madison, their first impression of our community is built upon the experiences they have: what they do, where they stay, what they eat and who they meet.

We work with more than 500 partners including businesses, nonprofit organizations and community stakeholders to welcome visitors to our community in a way that leaves a lasting impression—and creates significant economic impact within our community.

Warm Welcome
We welcome the following new partners:

Agora at Fitchburg Center
Fairfield Inn & Suites–Madison/Verona
Freiburg Gastropub
Grandstay Hotel & Suites-Mount Horeb
Jazz at Five
Kramer Design & Print
Madison Craft Beer Week
Paoli Schoolhouse Shops & Cafe
Rare Steakhouse
Red Sushi Restaurant
Rockin’ Jump Trampoline Park
Short Stack Eatery

Special Events
One of the benefits of being a GMCVB partner is getting invited to attend free educational events throughout the year! Read on for more info about fall events:

Business Builder Breakfast (B3)
: A morning session that's all about maximizing your partnership. Register now for our next session!

Partner Educational EventsRegister now for our Hospitality How-To event on September 16. We’ve assembled experts in hospitality management, customer service training and convention event services to share best practices in creating—and tailoring—exceptional customer service experiences for convention event attendees.

Premier Investor Breakfast: On October 27, we’ll thank and recognize premier investor partners—Destination Champions and Corporate Partners—at an exclusive breakfast at The Madison Club.

Sector Educational Events: In early November, we’ll be holding our next Sector Educational Event about "Speaking the Meeing Planner Language." 

Partner Page :: Summer Social 2015 Youtube 150
Social & Appreciation EventsClick for pics from our annual Partner Summer Social held July 30.

The Power of Partnership
Tourism is a billion dollar industry for Dane County. The economic benefit that visitors bring to our area translates into a healthy economy that affects resident income, job creation and continued enhancement of the quality of life we all enjoy. A few facts:


  • On average, 14 million people visit Dane County every year
  • In 2014, visitors spent $1.9 billion in new money at hotels, restaurants and retailers plus recreation and transportation
  • This spending supports 20,405 full-time equivalent jobs in Dane County

As a partner, you'll have the opportunity to be the first in line to welcome these visitors—and their dollars—to our community. Learn more about the benefits of becoming a partner.