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Greater Des Moines Partnership Investors

The Greater Des Moines Partnership relies on Investors to support its mission as the economic and community development organization serving Greater Des Moines (DSM), united to drive economic growth with one voice, one mission and as one region. Investors drive strategic decision-making for both The Partnership and the region.

Regional Impact

By investing in The Partnership, your company or organization is investing in the future of the region. The Partnership's vision for the future, as well as the strategic work plan created to reach this vision, is focused on economic development, talent development and placemaking. Each of these elements helps drive more people and businesses to move to DSM, which equates to more potential customers and employees for local businesses. This investment is the fuel needed in order to deliver tangible growth opportunities that impact bottom lines for The Partnership's Investors.


Since its inception in 1999, The Partnership continues to accomplish its mission by building the regional economy, strengthening the region's core — Downtown — and amplifying the region with one voice.


The Partnership generates major impact with a lean budget, resulting in a favorable return on investment.


Investors can help ensure The Partnership carries out its 2022 regional strategies:

  • Ensure our region is talent-ready.
  • Embolden the global presence of DSM.
  • Innovate and accelerate.
  • Tell the region's story – loud, bold, broad.
  • Prepare for population: one million.
  • Move the needle on major placemaking projects.

Partnership Impact

Since 1999, The Partnership has assisted in hundreds of company relocations and expansions in DSM resulting in more than $7.5 billion in capital investment, in addition to work on talent attraction and retention, cultivating regional collaboration and strengthening the region's core.

Learn more about The Partnership's mission, vision and goals.

View The Partnership's 2020 Annual Report Video and one-page PDF of results:


Learn about the regional impact of The Partnership.



Investor Benefits

In addition to investing in the region's growth, Partnership Investors receive the following benefits:

  • Becoming a Partnership Investor enables you to shape the future of our region in a tangible way. Find out how to make the most of your investment with the New Investor Checklist.
  • As an Investor, you and members of your team could consider joining one of The Partnership's boards, committees, councils or task forces. This gives you a seat at the table to help drive The Partnership's work plans and regional strategies. Download the full list of Investor Engagement Opportunities.
  • The Partnership also holds bi-annual Investor-only events. These events provide insider content and give Investors opportunities to engage meaningful thought-leadership topics.
  • Chairs' Circle Investors are also invited to exclusive Chairs' Circle Investor events bi-annually.
  • Partnership Investors are provided bi-annual Investor Reports that provide detailed information on The Partnership's work platform and results.
  • Partnership Investors are recognized on The Partnership's Investor List, which is available for download and is printed and shared thousands of times annually. This is a source of regional pride for current Investors.
  • Dollars invested in The Partnership allows The Partnership to strategically activate upon the goals and needs of the region, ultimately making our community stronger.

Download the complete Investor Benefits document here.

Are you getting the most out of your Investment? Get a tune-up by contacting Tiffany Tauscheck, Chief Operations Officer.

Investor Testimonials

Hear what our current Investors are saying about us!


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Contact Us

To inquire about investing in The Partnership, contact:

Tiffany Tauscheck
Chief Operations Officer 
Phone: (515) 286-4954

Have a billing question? Contact:

Pam Bull
Director of Human Resources and Information Technology
Phone: (515) 286-4975

To update your contact information or change your communication preferences, contact:

Lia Brown
Administrative Assistant
Phone: (515) 286-4965

Not looking to become an Investor right now? Learn how to be involved in The Partnership through Affiliate Chamber Membership.