Growing our Businesses and the Community

About the DMBA

The Downtown Milford Business Association is an organization of merchants, restaurants, and service providers working together to improve the community and culture of downtown Milford, CT. Through our partnerships with local non-profits, the city, and each other, we not only benefit the commercial interests of our members, but our community as a whole.

Our Mission

Our goal is to bring attention to our downtown landscape, enhance the visitor experience, and provide marketing and networking opportunities for our members through our annual calendar of signature events.

“I’m so proud of the way our community has come together to grow the Downtown Milford area, and the city as a whole. It is organizations such as this that enhance the culture and sense of community around us.”

– Karen Fortunati, DMBA President

Executive Board

PRESIDENT: Karen Fortunati


SECRETARY: Jodee Caruso

TREASURER: Kayleigh Friend

DMBA Staff




Questions regarding the organization, membership or events? Please reach out to us via email or at the information below:

PO Box 465
Milford, CT 06460

Kvon Photography

Kvon Behpour is an award-winning commercial photographer. Over the course of a 30+ year career, he has worked with record labels, top brands, and many of Connecticut’s finest advertising agencies. To see more of his work, go to

Cashman Composition

Dina Cashman is a talented photographer with a passion for capturing her hometown. When she’s not directing social media at her marketing agency, you can finding snapping incredible shots all around town. To see more of her work, go to