Downtown Dearborn Selects Tanner Friedman as Public Relations and Marketing Partner


FARMINGTON HILLS, Mich. – Downtown Dearborn – the West and East Dearborn Downtown Development Authorities – has selected Tanner Friedman Strategic Communications as their public relations and marketing communications partner.

Using a multi-platform approach, Tanner Friedman will help Dearborn emphasize its strengths as a destination for arts, entertainment and culture with a focus on the historic downtowns’ vibrant culture, new restaurants and business developments, and wide variety of events. Specific areas of support include media relations, online communications and branding.

“Dearborn has long been known as having an ‘East Downtown’ and a ‘West Downtown’ locally, but regionally not commonly known. Our goal is to build a unified Downtown Dearborn message and place a spotlight on the progress, collaborations and transformations taking place in our downtowns,” said Cristina Sheppard-Decius, executive director of the West Dearborn Downtown Development Authority. “With the help of Tanner Friedman, we will highlight Downtown Dearborn as a center for commerce, leisure and art.”



Tanner Friedman is a strategic communications firm specializing in helping clients tell their stories through the development and implementation of innovative, targeted and multi-platform initiatives. Tanner Friedman is located at 30600 Northwestern Highway, Suite 403, in Farmington Hills, Michigan. For more information, please visit or connect on Facebook or Twitter @TannerFriedman.