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Partner Summer Social

Our annual Partner Summer Social is a great way to unwind and meet industry peers.

Partner Programs & Events

Each year, we host opportunities just for Partners to connect with each other and the Destination Madison team. Join us at an educational or networking event to learn about industry trends and meet your peers. Or set up a virtual meeting with our team to share any updates or questions.

What do our partner events look like? Check out pictures from previous ones.

Please note that Destination Madison in-person Partner events have been postponed until further notice. We will communicate virtual event updates via e-newsletters. In the meantime, please do not hesitate to reach out to the Partnership Team at partnership@visitmadison.com.

Ongoing Events

Virtual Partner Connections
Connect with fellow Madison-area businesses and the Destination Madison team in this weekly Zoom meeting. Each week, we will highlight a different topic at the top of the call, and allow for questions, networking and casual conversation for the remainder of the hour.

Virtual Partner Office Hours
An opportunity for Partners to set up one-on-one time with the Destination Madison Partnership Team—perfect for asking questions, exploring the Partner Extranet or sharing important updates.

Partner Webinar Series

Pivoting During a Crisis: A Panel Discussion – Thursday, November 19
Join Destination Madison and an inspiring panel of local business owners who will share their stories of success, challenges and lessons learned from needing to pivot their business in response to the pandemic.

This panel will provide an opportunity for you to hear from industry peers and hopefully gain new perspectives as we continue to move forward in the wake of COVID-19.

In addition to a panelist Q&A, you will also have a chance to engage with other partners and share your own experiences during a structured networking portion.

Meet the Panelists:

  • Eliot Butler, President, Great Dane Pub & Brewing Co.
  • Hanah Jon Taylor, Owner, Café CODA
  • Kate Holl, Owner, Wildewood
  • Nanci Horn, General Manager, Hilldale Shopping Center
  • Sarah Mullins, Co-Owner, A La Crate Rentals
  • Shilpa Shankaran, Founder, Kosa Spa
  • Moderated by Rob Gard, Director of PR & Communications at Destination Madison

Past Webinars

Travel Sentiment & Trends (Oct. 7, 2020)Watch the Recording | View the Slide Deck

Keep an eye out here or on your inbox for updates on upcoming Partner webinars.

Want to be added to the Partner communication list? Email partnership@visitmadison.com to make sure you’re included in our weekly and monthly e-newsletters.