Become a member today!
See below for an entire listing of membership benefits and perks.
Clicking the button will take you to the membership purchasing page. Select the appropriate membership and when you check out you will be prompted to fill out a form with all the information we need to enter you into our system! Let's get started!
*If, for some reason, you are unable to pay online, you can download the DDD Member Application & Info Packet and mail your application/check to:
Douglas Design District c/o Furniture Options
1336 E. Douglas Ave.
Wichita, KS 67214
Contact Renee at firstname.lastname@example.org or 316.512.8969 if you still have questions!
Did you know?
Every year businesses in the Douglas Design District WIN more Wichita Eagle Readers’ Choice Awards than any other area of town? Proving that our district is Wichita’s preeminent destination for design, retail, fashion and entertainment.
The Douglas Design District is here to get the word out and bring customers to your door! If we can help beautify and revitalize the place along the way, we’re going to do that too!
Support from our members is essential in furthering the development of the Douglas Design District. We have made great strides, but member participation helps to further our efforts. Together we can create economic development, an aesthetic environment, and a sense of community on Wichita's most engaging street
List of DDD Membership Benefits
ONLINE PROMOTION & EXPOSURE
WEBSITE, SOCIAL MEDIA, EMAIL, PODCAST
Reach new customers with a customized webpage
Increased exposure and SEO (Search Engine Optimization)
Auto-post your events on DDD’s Event Calendar through Facebook Events (details and how-to's when you join)
SOCIAL MEDIA MARKETING
Gain extra exposure on DDD’s social pages
and get noticed! Follow these steps:
Facebook Postings, Events & Facebook Live
Tag Douglas Design District by typing @douglasdesigndistrict
Increase Visibility: add DDD as a location by geo-tagging Douglas Design District on your posts
Use the hashtags: #dddict, #douglasdesigndistrict, #corridorofcreativity, #avenueartdays
Share your Events on DDD’s Facebook Page and Website
Once approved, your event will show up on DDD’s event page and auto-populate
on the DDD Website Event Calendar
Facebook Live – showcase your business with a live broadcast from your store
Request a Facebook Live at your business! Contact Paul & Kacey Bowen, email@example.com\
Tag @dddwichita in your photos
Use the hashtags: #dddict #douglasdesigndistrict #corridorofcreativity #aveneuartdays
Reaching 14,000+ DDD Enthusiasts through our monthly email
Promoting DDD, District Wide Events, and our Members
NEW Monthly DDD Podcast
Promoting everything DDD
Showcase your business, we can broadcast from your business.
Sign-up to host a podcast send your request to: firstname.lastname@example.org
DESTINATION MARKETING & SPECIAL EVENTS
2nd SATURDAY, SMALL BUSINESS SATURDAY, AVENUE ART DAYS, AND MORE
Monthly 2nd Saturday Promotion
Constant push and advocacy to BUY LOCAL / SHOP SMALL
Support for member and community events like:
Lincoln Heights Farmers Market
Four Corners Fall Festival
2nd Saturday Artisan Market
Women’s Equality Day Events
Open Streets ICT
Including partnerships with Young Professionals of Wichita and Start-Up Grind
Network and connect with DDD Members
Keep up to date on all DDD Happenings
Develop partnership opportunities with fellow members
Showcase your business by hosting a mixer
Contact Renee Duxler: email@example.com
ADVOCACY/ACCESS TO CITY OFFICIALS
City liaison attends DDD Development Committee meetings
Regular Access/Meetings with Council Members and City Officials
DDD Member direct access to City Officials at DDD Annual Meeting/Open Houses
Key business leaders advocating for DDD as part of the new Executive Committee
DDD Business Memberships:
WIBA (Wichita Independent Business Association)
Chamber of Commerce
DDD MEMBER DISCOUNTS & RECOGNITION
June 2017: Social Media Day ICT 2017 (DDD Recognized Sponsor)
October 2017: Marcus Sheridan Workshop (DDD Recognized Sponsor)
April 2018: Duncan Wardle Day Long Innovation & Creativity Workshop
Watch for discounts to Social Meda Day ICT 2019, coming in June!
For additional information or questions about joining the DDD contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org.