FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Contact: Sean Maher
303-449-3774 (office) | firstname.lastname@example.org
Downtown Boulder’s Business Improvement District Announcing Board of Directors Recruitment
Downtown Boulder’s Business Improvement District (BID) seeking three individuals to serve three-year terms starting in January 2012
Boulder, Colorado (August 8, 2011) – Property owners, tenants, business owners and professionals who are interested in helping establish Downtown Boulder as a premier business, cultural and entertainment destination are encouraged to apply for Board of Director’s openings with Downtown Boulder’s BID. Three-year terms begin in January 2012. Time commitment for the Board is three to four hours per month and includes the BID board meetings on the second Thursday of every month as well as standing committee meetings. (BID Board members are required to serve on one of several standing committees including marketing, operations & economic vitality).
The Board of Directors is made up of nine individuals representing the various stakeholders in the downtown district. The Board of Directors are volunteers with a broad range of interests and backgrounds and directly connected to the core area of downtown. BID candidates should represent various geographical areas of Downtown Boulder’s 49 block radius. Two candidates are needed to fill At Large member positions as well as someone to represent the Pearl Street Mall. BID nominations and appointments are subject to the approval of the Boulder City Council.
For consideration, please fax a letter of interest to Sean Maher, Executive Director at 303-449-1582 or email Sean@downtownboulder.org by Wednesday, August 31. For more information call 303-449-3774.
About the Downtown Boulder Business Improvement District (BID)
The Downtown Boulder Business Improvement District (BID) is a 49-block neighborhood where property owners tax themselves to make their community cleaner, safer and more vibrant. The tax is used by the BID to purchase services that supplement those provided by the city and provide a comprehensive consumer marketing program. Working with the city of Boulder and our non profit partner, Downtown Boulder, Incorporated, the Downtown Boulder BID is leading a new spirit of cooperation among property owners, businesses and the community by providing a range of enhanced management programs including maintenance, marketing, economic vitality and physical improvements. These program areas of the Downtown Boulder BID are designed to retain, expand and attract businesses and investment to improve the Downtown environment.
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