What is Wichita's Brand? You Can Help Decide

Sep 2, 2014

Wichita, Kansas flag, designed by artist Cecil McAlister in 1937.
Credit Mysid / Wikimedia Commons

How would you describe Wichita to a friend from Michigan? To a student from Zimbabwe? To a business looking to relocate from Connecticut? In essence, what makes Wichita Wichita?

That's what city leaders want to know, and what they want your help discovering.

Go Wichita Convention and Visitors Bureau, along with the Wichita Metro Chamber of Commerce, Greater Wichita Economic Development Coalition, Wichita Downtown Development Corporation, Wichita Community Foundation and Wichita State University, are working together to define Wichita's brand. They will share that brand with visitors and potential residents, businesses, and students.

They want to hear what you think makes the city unique--whether it's the Keeper of the Plains, the Wichita Wingnuts, Flying Donuts or something else altogether.

1) Wichita Brand Summit Workshops

Tuesday,  Sept. 2

Wednesday, Sept. 3

5 - 7 pm

Wichita Scottish Rite Center

332 E. 1st St. N

Wichita, KS.

2) Online Wichita Brand Survey

Will be available at www.gowichita.com starting September 4. Citizens can fill out the survey whether or not they could attend the brand summit workshops.