Downtown New Bedford Incorporated

Merchant association representing Downtown New Bedford, MA.


Downtown New Bedford Inc, aka DNB is a merchant association, funded in part by the New Bedford Economic Development Council, through CDBG funding, and by member dues and advertising. The goal is to provide a common voice for the business community in Downtown, to provide marketing services for the area and to provide educational opportunities and workshops for its members.

Services Provided

Human Resources, Workforce and Talent

  • Leadership/Professional Development

Internship Programs and Student Services

  • Internship Program

Libraries and Research

  • Demographic/Census Data

Marketing and Sales

  • Advertising/Brochure Design
  • Demographics/Census Data

Networking and Associations

  • Geographically Based (Specialty)
  • Small Business/General (Specialty)

Events and Community Building

  • Neighborhood Fairs and Festivals
Contact Information
Rick Kidder
227 Union Street
Mezzanine 2
New Bedford, MA 02740