The Hudson Square Connection uses multiple channels of distribution to share information about the BID’s work, branding the neighborhood and producing materials and events highlighting the area’s businesses and attractions.

Business Directory

From restaurants to bars, printers to health and lifestyle, you can find what you need right here in Hudson Square! Our business directory lets you search for the many different kinds of businesses in the neighborhood, so you can find what you need. If you’re a Hudson Square business and are not in the directory, or would like to have your directory updated, contact us!

Retail Brochure

Hudson Square is an authentic Manhattan neighborhood, representing over $250 million in annual spending potential. Over the years, the former printing district with its distinctive architecture, has transformed into a vibrant hub for the creative economy. Learn more about the creative people and businesses that call this neighborhood home.

Digital Marketing + Communication

The Connection’s website is the main source of information on all aspects of life in Hudson Square. It provides information on our programs and services as well as useful information about the neighborhood, including area transportation, events and business directory. The Connection produces a highly informative electronic newsletter, and is active on numerous social media sites such as Twitter, Instagram, and Facebook.

Connection Card

The Connection Card is Hudson Square’s neighborhood discount card, offering many savings to our area retailers.

Welcome to the Neighborhood

The Connection designs and produces a range of free materials for business, employees, organizations and visitors. Our Welcome package can be used to familiarize both new companies and used as a supplement to any corporate “new hire” kit. The full-color Map includes a listing of businesses in the district organized by category, as well as a list of participating Connection Card retailers.

Current Sponsorship Opportunities

The Hudson Square Connection has numerous sponsorship opportunities for Hudson Square companies to celebrate and promote our neighborhood and the businesses that define it. Click here

Workforce Profile

As part of our goal to make Hudson Square a place for people, the Connection retained the market research firm of Audience Research & Analysis (ARA) to engage our workforce community so we could better understand the needs of the tens of thousands of people who work in the neighborhood.  The survey, which we conducted during the fall of 2016, captured date on the demographics, consumer habits, and consumer preferences of our workforce.