2014 Annual Meeting

Board of Directors

The Downtown Albany Business Improvement District (BID) Board of Directors meet every first Wednesday at the BID Office located 40 N Pearl Street in downtown Albany, NY.

Meetings are open to all BID Stakeholders as well as the general public. We kindly request that you RSVP if you plan on attending a board meeting as there is limited space in the BID's board room and accomodations will need to be prepared in advance.

Board meetings are scheduled to begin at 4:30 PM sharp, unless otherwise indicated. Upcoming meetings include:

  • February 5, 2014 |
  • March 5, 2014
  • April 2, 2014
  • May 2014 |
  • May 12, 2014 | Annual Meeting
  • June 14, 2014
  • September 3, 2014
  • October 1, 2014
  • November 5, 2014
  • December 3, 2014

Meeting dates and times are subject to change and will be reflected on this page.

2013 – 2014 Board of Directors

Executive Committee

Mark R. Holtzman, Chairperson

Brad Rosenstein, Vice Chairperson
Jack's Oyster House

Michael Gulotty, Treasurer
Vista Host, Inc.

James P. Hart, Secretary
Merrill Lynch Wealth Management


Board Members

Mark Aronowitz, Omni Development Company, Inc.

Philip F. Calderone, Esq., Office of the Albany County Executive

Stephen M. Cleary, Hinman Straub P.C.

Jeffrey Gordon, The Gordon Companies

Karen Laberge, Albany Management

James Linnan, Linnan & Fallon, LLP

Hon. Daniel P. McCoy, Albany County Executive

Hon. Carolyn McLaughlin, Common Council

Felton McLaughlin, NAI Platform

Dominick Purnomo, Yono's/dp's

Rich Rosen, Columbia Development

Jim Rua, Café Capriccio

Hon. Darius Shahinfar, Treasurer, City of Albany 

Hon. Kathy M. Sheehan, Mayor, City of Albany

Shane Spillenger, Property Owner

Mitzi Stewart, NYS Dormitory Authority

Michael Tucker, Esq., Center for Economic Growth

Mike Yevoli, Capitalize Albany Corporation

Mark Yonally, B. Lodge & Company

Photographer: Julia Zave www.juliazave.com