Five years into our relationship, the Bankable Marketing Strategies team continue to be a powerful asset for the Detroit Jazz Festival Foundation managing artist relations, hospitality and events. Their unique connectivity in the community, commitment to excellence and unflinching professionalism are unparalleled in the industry. In addition to being leaders in preparation, activation and communicativeness, they possess the skills, knowledge and experience to be something everyone looks for in every organization; the consummate problem solver!

The challenges presented by Covid-19 in 2020 was a test of everyone’s abilities, flexibility and creativity. Bankable Marketing Strategies’ reorganized and pivoted seamlessly to meet the needs of our organization throughout the demanding evolution of 2020. Every time I reached out to  Bankable Marketing Strategies with a challenge, they responded with a viable solution and detailed follow-up. The result was a successful year of events and unwavering confidence in the Bankable Marketing Strategies team. BRAOVO!

Christopher Collins
President and Artistic Director Detroit Jazz Festival Foundation

“Since 2009, Bankable Marketing Strategies has been engaged by the Authority to “tell our story” and to manage our media relationships and we have been very pleased with the outcomes. Their grasps so the complexities of our operating challenges and excellent relationships with the media have been a key element in their effectiveness.”

Gregory R. McDuffee
Executive Director, Detroit-Wayne Joint Building Authority

"Sharon Banks' association with the Detroit Riverfront Conservancy began as a board member in its early days followed by Bankable Marketing Strategies' engagement to provide communication and outreach support to our staff. Her knowledge of the organization and contributions to our planning, aligned with extensive community involvement makes Bankable a valued Conservancy partner."

Mark Wallace
President & CEO, Detroit Riverfront Conservancy

“The power and value of our working with Bankable Marketing Strategies is embodied in Sharon Banks’ ability to connect with the culture and strategic objectives of our company. Sharon gets it, and is able to use her IQ and EQ to enable the story of Diversified Chemical Technologies, Inc. (DCT Inc.) to be presented to and received by our customers, employees, business alliances and suppliers, to create trusted transformative partnerships that assure the future of our enterprise.”

George Hill
Chairman & CEO, Diversified Chemical Technologies, Inc.

“The Wayne County Treasurer’s Office has worked hand in hand with Bankable Marketing Strategies in an extensive outreach program to inform the citizens of Wayne County as to the process of tax foreclosure and how to avoid the loss of property. Sharon Banks and her team have been most responsive to our requests in a prompt, professional, and courteous manner. The assistance of BMS has aided us in fostering a positive attitude towards this office, not an easy task when realizing our job is to collect taxes. I have been most satisfied with the services provided.”

Raymond Wojtowicz
Retired Wayne County Treasurer

"I want to say thank you for the incredible job Bankable did on getting our "Keep Macomb" message heard!"

Derek Miller
Derek Miller, Former Macomb County Treasurer