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Stephanie Coppula
Director of Marketing and Communications, Bethesda Urban Partnership

Bethesda, one of the most renowned communities in the Greater Washington, D.C. area, is home to numerous retailers, arts organizations, thriving restaurant community and an expansive downtown workforce.  Established by Montgomery County in 1994, the Bethesda Urban Partnership (BUP) markets downtown Bethesda, fulfills maintenance needs and produces cultural events and festivals for the community. In its 16-year operation, BUP created Bethesda Transportation Solutions in 2000, established the Bethesda Arts & Entertainment District in 2002, and took over management of the Bethesda Circulator in 2006.