What is the Design District BID?

An Assessed Business Improvement District

The West Hollywood Design District Business Improvement District (BID) works to promote the district as a premier destination for art, fashion, design, restaurants and specialty retail. WHDD Board of Directors and in-house marketing team represent the best interests of over 300 district businesses by creating events and initiatives aimed to build community between members, consumers and the City of West Hollywood.

Want to know more about how we promote local businesses?

Our public Facebook page showcases the
Design District as a vibrant, artistic community.

Do you represent a business in the Design District?

Our private Facebook Group is a great place to connect
with other business owners & community members.

Board Meetings & Agendas

Board meetings are typically held on the 1st Wednesday of each month at 4:00PM. Agendas are posted 72 hours prior, and meetings are open to the public.

See Past Agendas

Annual Report

The WHDD Annual Report consist of Activities, Proposed Program of Work, and Appendix with the current Assessment Structure.

See Annual Reports


The area that makes up West Hollywood Design District is located south of Santa Monica Boulevard, bordered on the west by Doheny Drive, on the south by Beverly Boulevard and on the east by La Cienega Boulevard.

View assessment zone PDF

Assessment & Bylaws

Assessments for WHDD businesses go out in July of each year. There are six assessment categories.

View business assessment structure (pdf)

View current BID bylaws (pdf)

Your Board

Katherine Shadley – Chair

Grande Maison

Brian Allen

Molteni & C | Dada Los Angeles

Greg Rang

Flint Faulkner- Vice Chair

8899 Beverly

Caitlin Penny

Rose Tarlow

Nadia Al-Amir Galatro

Wagstaff Media & Marketing 

Caitlin Penny – Secretary

Rose Tarlow

Paris Chong

Lecia Gallery LA

Nicci Hunter

Re / Done

Tobi Nierob – Treasurer

Reece Kohler

Sara Fahlgren


Gulla Jonsdottir

Architecture + Design

Dimple Thakkar


Honorary Members

WeHo City Staff

John Leonard

Tara Warden

Taylor Coyne

Jackie Rocco

Palo Kespradit

BID Management Team

Genevieve Morrill

John-Baptiste Godard

Jamie Wilson

Nalani Santiago

Alexa Bird


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