Thank you for another great year in Downtown Baton Rouge! We at DBA wish everyone a happy holiday season and a prosperous new year!
Join us for the DBA Holiday Coffee Chat at Louisiana Association of Broadcasters on December 14 from 8:00-9:30 am. Click here to RSVP!
Live After Five Line-up Announced!
Downtown Business Association expands Board of Directors, announces Executive Officers
Baton Rouge, LA— Downtown Business Association (DBA) announces the election of two new members of its Board of Directors, the appointment of the Past Officer Chair, and the full slate of board members and Executive Officers for the association’s July 2016-July 2017 term. In June of this year, the DBA Board of Directors voted to expand the Board from nine to 11 members. The election was open to the Association’s full membership.
Lauralyn Maranto, President: Visit Baton Rouge
Rick Volland, Vice President: Stroubes, Capital City Grill, Jolie Pearl
Libby McKerley, Treasurer: Harris, DeVille and Associates
Robert Hebert, Secretary: Mayer IT
Chris Brooks: Launch Media
Eric Carnegie: Stroubes, Capital City Grill, Jolie Pearl
Margaret Chappuis: Hotel Indigo
Wade Iverstine: Kean Miller
Debbie Mire, Appointed Past Officer: Home Bank
Gordy Rush: Guaranty Media
Gabe Vicknair, Appointed Downtown Development District Representative: DDD
We are proud to announce that Live After Five has been voted 225 Magazine's Best Community Event for the third year in a row!
We'd also like to congratulate DBA members Louisiana Art and Science Museum for winning Best Museum, Raising Cane's for Best Catering Service for a Tailgate or Event and YMCA for Best Workout Program.
And congratulations to the following members for close runner-up mentions: Jolie Pearl, Capital City Grill, Stroubes, LSU Museum of Art, USS Kidd, Eagle 98.1, 100.7 The Tiger, The Old State Capitol, Hotel Indigo and Hilton Baton Rouge Capitol Center.
Our thoughts and prayers are with the police officers and their families affected by the tragedy in Baton Rouge. May our Capital City soon find peace.