Apr 17, 2018
Sunnyside Shines seeks proposals for the position of Market Manager to coordinate a series of weekend summer popup markets in Bliss Plaza, located under the elevated 7 train at 46th Street and Queens Boulevard. The purpose of the pop up market program is to activate Bliss Plaza, Sunnyside's most highly (foot)-trafficked location,... read more
Feb 13, 2018
Join us for the 2018 Sunnyside Shines BID Annual Meeting!
We are pleased to announce that our Annual Meeting has been scheduled for Monday, March 26th at 7:00pm. The meeting will be held at Sunnyside Community Services at 43-31 39th Street in Sunnyside; refreshments from our newest district restaurant, Senso Unico, will be... read more
Feb 12, 2018
You're invited to Sunnyside Shines BID's first happy hour in the neighborhood! We hope these meet-ups will foster even stronger connections within business community. Come network with other merchants, entrepreneurs, neighbors, and BID staff and members. We will be meeting Tuesday, March 13 in Sidetracks Bar & Restaurant (45-08... read more
Jan 24, 2018
It's been nearly a full year since Sunnyside Shines installed colorful banners along the light poles of Queens Boulevard and Greenpoint Avenue, sponsored by an array of local businesses.
We're preparing to renew this program for 2018, with a fresh new design that expresses the character and uniqueness of our neighborhood... read more
Nov 20, 2017
Sunnyside Shines is pleased to announce our December 2nd holiday shopping activities! Hop onboard our FREE Holiday Shopping Trolley and shop your way through our neighborhood's businesses while taking advantage of the many activities that are in store:
12 pm: ALL ABOARD! Our first group of riders can catch the trolley at our... read more
Nov 20, 2017
Sunnyside Shines is pleased to announce our full schedule of activities for Small Business Saturday (November 25th)! Take our FREE Holiday Shopping Trolley to these great Sunnyside destinations and get in the holiday spirit with us! Activities include:
Saturday, November 25th
12 pm: ALL ABOARD! Our first group of riders... read more
Staff and Board of Directors
John Vogt serves as Chairman of the board, and is a property owner (Class A) board...
Christopher Winchester serves as Vice Chairman of the board and is a property owner (...
Artie Weiner serves as Treasurer of the board and is a property owner (Class A) board...
Steven D. Fleischer is a property owner (Class A) board member
Jason Banrey represents Council Member Jimmy Van Bramer. He is a Class D board member...
Shurn Anderson represents Queens Borough President Melinda Katz. She is a Class D...
Mayor Bill de Blasio is represented by Emily Bang from the NYC Department of Small...
Mabel Law represents Comptroller Scott Stringer. She is a Class D board member.
Denise Keehan-Smith the Chairperson of Queens Community Board #2. She is a Class E (...
Beny Castro coordinates marketing initiatives for the organization.
Jaime Cho is partnered with Sunnyside Shines as a host site in the 2017-18...