Washington Business Improvement District

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WHAT IS THE BID?

The Washington Business Improvement District (WBID) is a non-profit organization 501(c)(3) formed as a legal self-governing body, funded through an assessment on business property. The WBID creates an environment where business and government can work together to promote opportunities, enhance the shoppers experience, and preserve the cultural, historic, tourist and civic interests of the district. 

OUR TEAM

WBID Office Staff

Melanie Thiel 

Executive Director

(908) 689-4800

mthiel@washingtonbid.org

Daniel Hirshberg

PR Consultant

(908) 507-2200

CHPDLH@msn.com

Maryann Raimond

Administrative Assistant

(908) 689-4800

admin@washingtonbid.org

 

BOARD OF DIRECTORS 

Executive Committee 

President: Ellen Perkins, Gaia's Gifts

1st Vice President: Vincent Iannelli, Pasta Grill by Enzo

2nd Vice President:  Ray Rice, Jade Land Company, LLC

Secretary: Michael Yates

Treasurer: Jeff Smith, Smith Motors



Board of Directors

Bob Dell Elba, Keller Williams Reality

Thomas Fischer, Broscious, Fischer & Zaiter

Mary Jo Harris, Borough Resident

Teresa March, PNC Bank 

Ellen Perkins, Gaia's Gifts

Ajay Gaglani, Williams Irish Tavern

Ray Rice, Jade Land Company, LLC

Greg Fliegauf, Fliegauf Jewelers

Michael Yates, Michael F. Yates & Co.

Jeff Smith, Smith Motors

Vincent Ianelli, Pasta Grill by Enzo

Marian Bredin, Good Impressions 

David Higgins, Washington Borough Mayor

Josephine Noone, Washington Borough Councilwoman

Matthew Hall, Washington Borough Manager

 

WHEN DOES THE BID MEET?

Board of Director meetings are held at the WBID office, 21 Belvidere Avenue, at 7 p.m. on the first Thursday of each month with the the following exceptions:   No meeting in December 2019. 






Board meetings are open to all members and the community as well, however if there is a particular item you would like to discuss and have added to the agenda, please notify the Executive Director or President in advance of the meeting.