Marianne Tonjes, BID Manager

Darci Henderson, Office Administration

General Information:

SCN Vendor Info and

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: or call us at 714.536.8300.



President:  Matt Peterson, Legends Surf City

Vice President: Bob Bolen, HB Realty

Treasurer: Mike Williams, The Longboard

Secretary:​ Kate Leigh, A Street Partners

The Huntington Beach Downtown Business Improvement District was established in 2006 as a non-profit 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)


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


Committee meetings:

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

Chair: Lizzie Raudenbush at

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

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

Chair: Mike Williams at

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

Chair: Bob Bolen at

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

Chair: Susie Smith at


​HB Downtown & Surf City Nights

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 15, 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