Metrotech Bid



Founded in 1992 and expanded in 2016 to include the Brooklyn Cultural District and Atlantic Terminal and Mall, the MetroTech Business Improvement District works to ensure that the area is an inviting place to live, work, and visit.



FY17 Board of Directors
  • Ashley Cotton, Forest City New York (Chair)
  • Ron Cohen, Resident Board Member, Oro (Vice-Chair)
  • Greg Atkins, Second Development Services (SDS) 
  • Jonathan Boucher, Office of NYC Council Member Stephen T. Levin
  • John Bowen, Forest City New York
  • Jared Della Valle, Alloy Development
  • Dennis Dintino, NYU Tandon School of Engineering
  • Ali Esmaeilzadeh, Forest City New York (Secretary)
  • Eoin Fitzgerald, Rabina Properties, LLC
  • Jeffrey Kay, Muss Development
  • Albert Laboz, United American Land
  • Joshua Levin, Office of the Brooklyn Borough President
  • Gene Limia, JPMorgan Chase & Co. (Vice-Chair)
  • David Lombino, Two Trees Management Co., LLC 
  • Winfrida Mbewe-Chen, NYC Dept. of Small Business Services
  • Michael Newman, JPMorgan Chase Foundation
  • Al Pankin, 387 Jay Street
  • Robert Perris, Brooklyn Community Board 2
  • Nickolas Perry, NYC Office of the Comptroller
  • Martin Piazzola, Avalon Bay Communities, Inc.
  • Norman Ryan, One Hanson Place
  • Gale Stevens Haynes, LIU Brooklyn
  • Victor Vora, Greyhound Brooklyn
  • Evan Walke, Madison International Realty

 Statutory Members

  • Mayor Bill de Blasio
  • NYC Comptroller Scott Stringer
  • Brooklyn Borough President Eric Adams
  • NYC Council Member Stephen Levin

Notice of Annual Meeting

Please take notice that the Annual Meeting of the members of the Metrotech Area District BID will take place on June 6, 2018, at 4 pm for the election of directors, the approval of amendments to the by-laws and Certificate of Incorporation to allow for the addition of a third Class of Members representing Cultural and Arts Organizations who will elect one director on the Board and for the transaction of such other business as may properly come before the meeting.

Download our most recent annual report and financial statements

MetroTech BID FY2017 Financial Statements

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