Downtown Grid introduced the concept of offering marketing services to locally-owned companies on a subscription basis in Sacramento, California in 2004.  With a unique portfolio of online, print and in-person marketing channels, the company has attracted hundreds of members while delivering real value to the communities in which it operates.  The company‚Äôs website, downtowngrid.com, offers locally-generated content including shopping tips, upcoming events, restaurant reviews and community resources, and specifically highlights locally-owned businesses.