H.B. Downtown

Business Improvement District


Dick Thorpe, Pristine Motorsports


Susie Smith, Makin Waves Salon


Lizzie Raudenbush, Kimpton Shorebreak Hotel


Dave Shenkman, Kite Connection


Kate Leigh, 5th & PCH


​Max Schultz, Sessions


Immediate Past President:

Steve Daniel, Rocky Mountain Chocolate Factory



BID Board Meetings are typically held at 9AM on the 2nd Thursday of each month at Legends Surf City, unless otherwise posted 72 hours in advance.  

Based on this schedule, the 2017-2018

Meetings are as follows:

THU OCT 12, 2017

THU NOV 9, 2017

THU DEC 14, 2017

THU, JAN 11, 2018

THU, FEB 8, 2018

THU, MAR 8, 2018

THU, APR 12, 2018

THU, MAY 10, 2018

THU, JUN 14, 2018

THU, JUL 12, 2018

THU, AUG 9, 2018

THU, SEP 13, 2018

The Huntington Beach Downtown Business Improvement District is an organization comprised of the businesses located in the downtown area, united in purpose and dedicated to the improvement of the economic business environment of Downtown Huntington Beach related to marketing, safety, maintenance, tourism, parking and special events.

Meeting Agendas and Minutes are located under the Agendas and Minutes tab

The BID Board includes the following committees:  Beautification, Surf City Nights, Marketing, Governance & Finance, and Events. If you are interested in being on one of the committees please contact the Committee Chair or HBDBID directly at: info@hbdowntown.com or call us at 714.536.8300.


Committee meetings:

Marketing Meetings - Day: 3rd Thursday of the month. Time: 9am. Location: 500 PCH, Kimpton Shorebreak Hotel. Unless otherwise posted under committees tab.

Chair: Lizzie Raudenbush at lizzie.raudenbush@shorebreakhotel.com

Events Meetings - Day: 1st Monday of the month. Time: noon. Location: 315 3rd St. Suite E, HBDBID Office. Unless otherwise posted under committees tab.
Chair: Susie Smith at makinwavessalon@yahoo.com

Governance & Finance Meetings - No set meetings. Check committees tab for postings.

Chair: Mike Williams at longboardpubhb@gmail.com

Beautification Meetings - No set meetings. Check committees tab for postings.

Chair: Bob Bolen at greeksta02@yahoo.com

Surf City Nights - No set meetings. Check committees tab for postings.

Chair: Susie Smith at makinwavessalon@yahoo.com



President:  Matt Peterson, Legends Surf City matt@legendssportsbar.com

Vice President: Bob Bolen, HB Realty


Treasurer: Mike Williams, The Longboard




Mary Ann Senske, BID Manager

Mary Ann Senske, Surf City Nights Manager

Darci Henderson, Office Administration

The Huntington Beach Downtown Business Improvement District was established in 2006 as a 501-C6 Business Organization by business leaders with a vision to strengthen and improve the experience of the downtown business district of Huntington Beach. Working collectively  with our organization's members, local residents and the City of Huntington Beach, we are dedicated to enhancing the overall Downtown Business Improvement plan for Huntington Beach.

2017 - 2018 Board of directors

(October 01, 2017 - September 30, 2018)

Huntington Beach, CA