Let’s Go Pitt!

Show your business’ Pitt Pride and partner with the Let’s Go Pitt! Program for this season.

Sign up by clicking here, to list your business’ promotions as part of the Let’s Go Pitt! Program. This great partnership with the Pitt Athletics Department will help to get information about your business out to eager fans via the Pittsburgh Panthers website.



LGP T Design

OBID member businesses are able to purchase customized T-shirts to show off their staff’s Pitt Pride. These shirts are great for giveaways too! Click here to complete this form, and then submit it to Sam, srezaeian@undergroundshirts.com, at Underground Printing. Let’s Go Pitt!


Pittsburgh Bike Share Wants Your Feedback!

bike share

Pittsburgh looks forward to launching a bike share system in 2014. Bike share is a system of bicycles available for short-term use by annual or short-term (24 hour) members. The bikes are used for “point-to-point” trips and can lock into any of the 50 solar-powered stations planned throughout the city of Pittsburgh. The 500 bikes are designed to be sturdy, vandal-proof and with safety in mind.

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Building Oakland’s Innovation Economy

tech bannerNew Tech Banners

As part of the Startup Oakland campaign to attract tech startups to the Revv Oakland co-working spaces of our business district, OBID will be installing these technology-themed banners throughout the business district. To complement these new banners, soon you will also see window clings throughout the Revv Oakland spaces to highlight available tech incubator spaces. This project is funded by the Pittsburgh Partnership for Neighborhood Development.

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UPMC Ranked in Top Ten Best Hospitals in the US

upmc rankingU.S. News & World Report has released its “best hospitals” rankings, and UPMC is ranked no. 10 in the nation for the second year in a row!

UPMC has also been ranked no. 1 in Pennsylvania and in the Pittsburgh Metro area. Nationally, UPMC is ranked in 15 adult specialties and is among the top 10 hospitals in eight specialties. You can learn more about the rankings at UPMC.com/Top10.

Congratulations, UPMC!