The DBA was conceived with the idea that as business people we can best accomplish together what no one could do alone. It is an association for members to participate in and improve the Duluth Community
DBA requests it's members to take a more active role in working with the City of Duluth to advance business interests and economic development.
- To promote the general welfare of our members, by interacting with fellow members, their community, and city, county, and state governments.
- To advise our members on pending government actions of local significance.
- To foster a spirit of cooperation and trust between our members and the community, and between our members and the city government.
- To promote the highest business standards among our members.
- To discover better business methods for our members through personal networking and outside guest speakers.
- To promote the economic interest of all members of the association.
Attracting New Business
The DBA, in cooperation with the City of Duluth, works to attract and keep new businesses in Duluth. DBA members are encouraged to buy from other members whenever possible, thus providing an instant customer base for new members.
A Community Voice
The DBA provides members with an excellent opportunity to voice their opinions and concerns regarding the growth and development of Duluth.