Downtown Boulder Partnership

The Downtown Boulder Partnership (DBP) is a 501(c)6 nonprofit organized to promote the civic, economic and commercial vitality and well-being of downtown Boulder and to preserve its historic and cultural environment. DBP is dedicated to the preservation and enhancement of Downtown as the heart of the greater Boulder community. It supports the overall vitality of Downtown through public policy advocacy and provides staff to implement the missions of the Downtown Boulder Business Improvement District (BID)  and the Downtown Boulder Foundation (DBF). DBP’s 400+ member businesses support the overall vitality of downtown through leadership, community celebrations and public policy advocacy.

Downtown Boulder Partnership efforts include:

  • Keeping downtown clean with crews on the streets 7 days a week.
  • Investing over $500,000 in PR, media, online and direct marketing to attract visitors.
  • Celebrating our community with dozens of concerts, festivals and parades that draw over 250,000 people each year.
  • Recruiting retail and office tenants to keep our district unique and economically strong.
  • Partnering with the City of Boulder, CU, Boulder Chamber, Boulder Convention and Visitors Bureau and other community partners to represent the interests and viewpoints of our members.
  • Supporting restoration and public art projects to maintain and enhance the beauty and heritage of downtown.

Our 400+ member businesses support the overall vitality of downtown through leadership, community celebrations and political advocacy.

Learn more about becoming a member

2019 Year in Review on Biteable.

2020 DBP Board of Directors

Alan Rogers - 1155 Canyon Condominium Association

Vice Chair
Katie Olson - Art Source International

Cindy Ward - JVA, Incorporated

Ex Officio
Chip - Downtown Boulder Partnership
Eli Feldman - Conscience Bay
Lane Landrith - City of Boulder

2020 Board Members
Ed Byrne - Ed Byrne, PC & Regional Planning Services 
Bing Chou - MojoTech
Will Frischkorn - Cured
Donovan Greene - Rosetta Hall
Mark Heinritz - West Flanders
Anthony Lavdanski - Truman Barber Co.
Connie Minden - Ramble on Pearl
Fern O'Brien - O'Brien Law P.C.
Dennis Paul - Elevations Credit Union
Zoe Polk - Pedestrian Shops 
Lori Preston - Museum of Boulder
Boni Sandoval - First Western Trust
John Schopbach - Weekends
Matt Sisson - Enigma Escape Rooms
Nico Toutenhoofd - Insight Designs 
Peter Waters - T/ACO

Annual Membership Sponsors