Downtown Residents Association of Columbus - November Event

The Downtown Residents Association of Columbus held their November event tonight: Smart Columbus Experience Center. Our search firm, based in downtown Columbus, has joined DRAC as a Business Member and we’re proud to be a part of this community. Thanks to Matt Reese, Founder of Commons Studio for getting us involved and being such a strong supporter and promoter of our great city!

Here’s more about this evening’s program per the DRAC events page:

Columbus is moving in all the right directions. From expanding healthcare and increasing national visibility to an ever-improving transportation system, it’s a great time to celebrate Columbus.

This month we are offering insight into some key players in industries working to affect the lives of all our citizens. Please join us as we welcome Sarah Rooney from Grant Hospital, Marie Medford from Experience Columbus, Brandi Braum and Mark Patton from SMART Columbus.

Sarah Rooney is the Director for Philanthropy at Grant Hospital and will be telling us about a couple of exciting initiatives taking place at Grant and how we can all get involved.

Marie Medford, Tourism Team Leader from Experience Columbus who will tell us about the growing Tourism Industry in Columbus and how we can get involved through the CTA Program.

Brandi Braum, Deputy Innovation Officer, and Mark Patton, VP of Smart Columbus will tell us about the conception and implementation of the Smart Cities Grant and future plans that are about to begin.

We will adjourn to Burgerim at 121 S High St where our hosts Ron and Ty Day will have some delicious complimentary food and happy hour adult beverage pricing available.

The evening’s agenda:
6:15 Registration opens, wine and cheese available
6:45 November DRAC Business meeting and our fantastic Downtown Update
6:55 Sarah Rooney, comments and your questions
7:05 Marie Medford, comments and your question
7:15 Brandi Braum and Mark Patton, presentation and your questions
7:30 Adjourn to Burgerim
8:30 Raffle

We look forward to seeing you all for another great Downtown experience.

When: Wednesday, November 14th – 6:30 PM
Where: 170 S Civic Center Dr, Columbus, OH 43215

If you aren’t a DRAC member yet – join here now 

 Mark Patton, Vice President, Smart Cities, Columbus Partnership shares the Smart Columbus story with DRAC members tonight.

Mark Patton, Vice President, Smart Cities, Columbus Partnership shares the Smart Columbus story with DRAC members tonight.