In the year 2000, The City of New Haven, Yale University and local business leaders joined forces to establish Market New Haven, Inc. (MNHI), the city’s first destination marketing organization.

Since then, MNHI has been a driving force working to promote downtown New Haven’s vibrant lifestyle & leisure assets and attributes, branding it as a great place to visit, live and work.

Who We Are

MNHI is a public-private partnership funded by the City of New Haven, Yale University, Yale New Haven Health and the local business community.

Mission Statement

To drive awareness of downtown New Haven’s diverse offerings by promoting the city as  a unique and attractive destination with something for everyone.

What We Do

MNHI supports the growth of jobs and taxes in New Haven through the promotion of the  city’s thriving downtown dining, shopping, culture, entertainment and events scene.

How We Do It

MNHI utilizes an efficient integrated marketing strategy designed to drive awareness of New Haven’s diverse offerings.


“we’ve got it all!” – positions the city as the ultimate destination for a wide range of experiences, activities and opportunities.



Our awareness campaign is targeted to a state-wide audience.

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Public Relations

Our destination focused PR efforts are targeted to national, regional and local audiences.


Web serves as the city’s official destination website and is a collaboration with the Town Green District.

Social Media

The INFO New Haven social media channels are aligned with the INFO New Haven site.


The monthly INFO New Haven e-newsletter is aligned with the website and social media channels.


New Haven Restaurant Week

MNHI collaborates with restaurants from across the city to produce the bi-annual dining promotion.

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Music on the Green

Music on the Green concerts provide FREE programming for residents and visitors.

MNHI Staff

Bruno A. Baggetta

Marketing & Communications Director

Jesse Rubinstein

Marketing & Communications Coordinator

Board of Directors


Robert Hutchison

Vice President
Marketing and Communications
Yale New Haven Health

Justin Elicker

City of New Haven

Paul McCraven


Lauren Zucker

Associate Vice President
for New Haven Affairs
and University Properties
Yale University


Silverman Group

Creative, Media Buying and Web Services

Lou Hammond Group

Public Relations 


The marketing of New Haven is made possible through the generous support of:

Super Funders:

Local Hospitality Partners:


MNHI is committed to amplifying New Haven events and activities through the FREE INFO New Haven Calendar (subject to content approval).


“Market New Haven’s dedication and efforts in promoting New Haven as a destination are invaluable to the city and local businesses.  Their continuous hard work with promotions such as New Haven Restaurant Week, and hosting writers and influencers throughout the year are critical to the growth of our community.”
– Anthony Moir, General Manger, The Study Hotel

“Market New Haven directly helps to illuminate the city’s dining and entertainment scene to many key influencers. This perception building is vital to New Haven’s growth as a tourist destination.”
– Colin Caplan, Owner & Tour Guide, Taste of New Haven