WDCEP to Hold Second State of the BIDs Seminar

Contact: Raguel Broy Turner
Manager, PR & Communications

August 9, 2006

Washington, D.C.—The seminar, “State of the BIDs 2.0: DC’s New and Emerging Business Improvement Districts” will be held on Thursday, August 17, 2006, 8 a.m.-10 a.m.

Join five of DC’s influential community and business leaders as they discuss the goals and challenges of the city’s emerging BIDs. Learn how these new organizations will help to shape the face of DC neighborhoods and business communities.

Thursday, August 17, 2006
8:00 a.m. – 10:00 a.m.
Reed Smith LLP
1301 K St., NW
East Tower Penthouse
Metro: McPherson Square (blue or orange lines)

Featured Speakers:

  • JOSH GIBSON, Adams Morgan BID
  • GERRY WIDDICOMBE , Mt. Vernon Triangle Community Improvement District
  • MICHAEL STEVENS, Southeast Waterfront BID

Patty Brosmer of the West End BID and Albert “Butch” Hopkins of the Anacostia BID will also be in attendance to provide information.

The cost to attend this event is $35 and registration is required. Seating for this event is limited, please download the registration form and RSVP by Friday, August 11, 2006.

For more information on this or any other Washington, DC Economic Partnership’s upcoming event or publication, visit the events page.


The WDCEP is a 501(c)3 non-profit, public/private partnership dedicated to promoting business opportunities throughout DC and contributing to business retention and attraction activities. For more information visit www.wdcep.com/about.

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