About Us

The Edgartown Board of Trade is the principle voice for business in the Town of Edgartown. It is dedicated to fostering an economic climate that enhances and improves the quality of life in the community and it will work to accomplish these tasks while protecting the historic character of the town, the natural beauty and its sense of community.
– Mission Statement

Board of Directors:

Kelsey Berry — Kelsey Berry Event Co.
Diane Carr — Hob Knob Luxury Boutique Hotel & Spa
Julia Celeste Tarka — Rosewater Market & Take-Away
Phil Hughes Wheel Happy Bike Shop
Lizzy Hynes — Salte, Slate
Elizabeth Rothwell — Harbor View Hotel 
Tilma JohnsonRockland Trust

Officers & Staff:

President: Phil Hughes — Wheel Happy Bike Shop
Vice President: Julia Celeste — Rosewater Market & Take Away

Executive Director: Erin Ready — Edgartown Meat & Fish Market

Social Media Coordinator: Marnely Murray – Shored Up Digital

Press about Edgartown & Martha’s Vineyard:

MV Times October 16, 2014
Martha’s Vineyard Food & Wine Festival Starts Thursday with Fresh off the Farm

MV Times May 6, 2014
Pink and Green Weekend heralds in spring in Edgartown

The Daily Meal November 7, 2013
Martha’s Vineyard Food & Wine Festival – A celebration of food at New England’s most treasured island

Tiny Urban Kitchen – Blog Post by Jennifer Che November 7, 2013
Martha’s Vineyard Food & Wine Festival 2013

Cooking with Books – Blog Post by Marnely Rodriguez-Murray 
Martha’s Vineyard Food & Wine Festival 2013

Point B Realty – On Point Blog Post October 22, 2013
Fresh off the Farm – Going Local at the Martha’s Vineyard Food & Wine Festival

Forbes Travel Guide September 27, 2013
10 Festivals to Taste this Fall

Martha’s Vineyard Offers Relaxed Fall Getaways

Forbes Magazine September 2013
Edgartown Named One of America’s Prettiest Towns

Sand Sculpture Contest
MVOL Photo Gallery

Yankee Magazine August 2013
25 Best Beach Towns in New England

Zagat Blog December 2012
Get into the Holiday Spirit

The Daily Meal, May 2011
Edgartown Named a Best Small Food Town

Yankee Magazine June 30, 2009
Yankee Magazine Names the Vineyard as a Top Ten Getaways

Coastal Living Magazine December 2008
Top Ten Holiday Celebrations

Christmas in Edgartown: Fun for the Family

New York Times June 13, 2008 Escapes
On Martha’s Vineyard on a Budget. Seriously.