Welcome to PIO
  1. The PIO is committed to promote business and commerce within the Santa Monica Pico Blvd Business Improvement area.
  2. The PIO is committed to promote goodwill between the business community and the residential areas immediately adjacent to the Boulevard.
Contact Info

3019 Pico Blvd #4
Santa Monica, CA 90405


Monthly Board Meeting

The PIO Board of Directors meets the 1st Wednesday of every month at 6:30pm at Virginia Avenue Park. Click to view the meeting agenda, click here.

PIO BYLAWS click here

Our Partners

The Pico Boulevard district in the City of Santa Monica contains a growing number of attractions, businesses, art galleries, one-of-a-kind clothing boutiques, coffee shops, and more. A zone of small clubs, cafés, Trader Joe's, and the critically acclaimed restaurants Upper West, Valentino, and Lares are found along the Eastern sector of the boulevard; while Vidiots, Bowlmor Santa Monica Bowling Lanes, Shutters on the Beach, Casa del Mar and the Viceroy hotels mark Pico's western terminus.

Major landmarks include the Santa Monica Civic Auditorium, McCabe's Guitar Shop, the Morgan-Wixson Theatre, Virginia Avenue Park, Santa Monica College and Santa Monica High School. 


April 16 - May 12: BATES | California Dreaming Exhibition at Buckshot Gallery

Opening reception on April 16 from 7 - 10 p.m. For exhibition details, visit buckshotgallery.com


March 17: St. Patrick's Day Fundraiser at Upper West

Join us on St. Patrick's Day, March 17th, from 5 - 10 p.m. at Upper West for a night of fundraising in support of the Breast Cancer Research Foundation (BCRF)!


New PIO Board Member Annoucement

At the Annual General Meeting in February and the monthly board meeting in March, the PIO elected new board members and appointed executive officers. 
Here are your Board of Directors
Robert Kronovet, Chair (Kronovet Realty)
Peter Path, Vice Chair (Acapillow)
Michael Storms, Treasurer (Shampoo Lounge)
Randy Ball (Artistic Picture Frames)
Lois Bostwick (Morgan-Wixon Theatre)
Fred Scott (Trader Joe's)
Amine Drissi (Z Garden)



Cast Your Vote for Pico - Most Loved Santa Monica!

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February 21: Upper West presents Artist Opening Reception