• Downtown Merchants Association



  • The DOWNTOWN MERCHANTS ASSOCIATION (DMA) is a group of brick & mortar business owners in the Gaylord, Michigan downtown-shopping district), that plans, organizes and executes shopping and community events for that district.

    DMA MISSION: Support brick and mortar businesses in the DMA district.   Increase customers and enhance the downtown experience through community and shopping events.   



  • Good Morning Gaylord

  • The Gaylord Area Chamber of Commerce Good Morning Gaylord is a breakfast event. This event is held the 1st Friday every other month at 7:00 a.m. (unless notated by **). Each GMG will feature a speaker and a buffet breakfast.

    This event is a great opportunity to come to a high impact, high energy morning event. This program will leave you walking away with a wealth of knowledge to take back to your office! 

    For more information about this event or to become a sponsor; contact Stephanie Corby at the Chamber of Commerce at 989-732-6333 or Email her at stephanie@gaylordmichigan.net

    Register & purchase Good Morning Gaylord Tickets online here.

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  • 2018 Good Morning Gaylord Schedule:

    All Good Morning Gaylord events are held from 7:00-8:00 a.m.

    February 2: Sponsored and hosted by Treetops Resort.

    Topic: "Customer Service"- Bill Marsh Jr., Bill Marsh Ford of Gaylord

    April 20: Sponsored by Seniors Helping Seniors and hosted by Michaywe.

    Topic: "Team Building in the Workplace"- Jason Weiss, Gaylord Community Schools/Evergreen Home Realty.

    May 11: Sponsored by Awakon Federal Credit Union and hosted by The Otsego Club & Resort.

    Topic: "Hosting Productive Meetings"- Carla Parkes, Seniors helping Seniors

    June 8: Sponsored by Brandon Contreras, Berkshire Hathaway and hosted by the Otsego Grand Event Center.

    Topic: "Sponsorship Strategies! Making the Most of Your Corporate Giving"- Dana Bensinger, Otsego County Community Foundation

    October 5: Sponsored by Dynamic Physical Therapy and hosted by The Otsego Club & Resort.

    Topic: "Cyber Security"- Marcus Wegmeyer, Michigan Insurance Services.

    December 7: Sponsored by Black Diamond Broadcasting and hosted by the Otsego Club & Resort.

    Topic: "Digital Marketing/Social Media Best Practices" Dana Bojcic of Black Diamond Digital Solutions​