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Topics Covered: Marketing/Communications directory (53 members)


Catherine Nueva Espana
13378

Catherine Nueva Espana is a consultant based in the San Francisco Bay Area. She has over fourteen years’ experience in both for-profit and non-profit management, including business development, marketing, grantwriting, and operations. She was most recently the Managing Director of MEDIATE Art Group, presenters of San Francisco’s Soundwave Biennial. She was also recently the Marketing Coordinator at MACLA, a community arts center in San Jose. Her for-profit experience includes consulting for Bay Area architecture and design firms. She is a film and art critic (LeonineFilms.com, Droste Effect Magazine) and is currently the Film Series Curator for the Architecture and The City Festival, presented by the American Institute of Architects in San Francisco.
Topic(s): Financial Management and Accounting; Human Resources/Staff Training; Programming; Marketing/Communications
Location(s): San Francisco Bay Area
Phone: (914) 310 5453
Email:




Karen Constine
1358

Karen Constine’s consultancy specializes in cultural development, business planning/feasibility studies, program and policy development, civic/cultural engagement, capacity building and strategic planning and providing interim leadership services. Karen serves a broad base of clients and their initiatives including nonprofits, cultural agencies, artists’ projects, etc.
Topic(s): Financial Management and Accounting; Fundraising; Human Resources/Staff Training; Management/Strategic Planning; Marketing/Communications; Board Development
Location(s): California Statewide
Phone: (323) 936-1975
Email:
Website: http://www.linkedin.com/in/karenconstine



Lisa Kokin
9910

Lisa Kokin’s work in artist’s books, mixed media installation, assemblage and sculpture is about memory, history, and social commentary. Her work has been exhibited in numerous solo and group exhibitions in the United States and abroad. A recipient of a California Arts Council Individual Artist’s Fellowship and a Eureka Fellowship from the Fleishhacker Foundation, Ms. Kokin’s work is in numerous public and private collections. She is represented by Seager Gray Gallery in Mill Valley, CA, Tayloe Piggott Gallery in Jackson, WY, Gail Severn Gallery in Sun Valley, ID and Craighead Green Gallery in Dallas, TX. Ms. Kokin has a thriving studio teaching practice, which includes one-on-one coaching/mentoring sessions, monthly critique groups, mixed media workshops and six-week classes. Visit www.lisakokin.com to see more of her work. For information about coaching and critique, visit www.lisakokin.com/teaching-coaching.html and www.lisakokin.com/teaching-critique.html 
Topic(s): Networking/Field Learning; Facilitation; Career Development: Multiple Topic Business Training; Marketing/Communications; Other; Education
Location(s): Central Valley; San Francisco Bay Area; National; North Coast; California Statewide; Los Angeles Metro; Other States/Regions; Inland Empire; South Bay Area; San Diego
Phone: 510-758-5862
Email:
Website: http://www.lisakokin.com



Rhiannon MacFayden

A Simple Collective
12274

A San Francisco native, Rhiannon Evans MacFadyen is an independent consultant for artists, small institutions, and budding collectors. Founder/Director of A Simple Collective and former Marketing Director of Catharine Clark Gallery, Rhiannon has over fifteen years experience in the commercial art world, gaining a wide skill-set that ranges from marketing and management to installation and sales. She has worked as a design and brand consultant for artists and small businesses and spent her early days as a performer and creative consultant for a number of folkloric performance companies in the Bay Area and kindergarten art teacher. With a BFA in Fine Art and Commercial Photography, she is also an artist, writer, and curator. Deeply involved with several community-building, cultural, and arts marketing organizations, she spearheaded the creation and curation of Yerba Buena Night: the free outdoor arts festival in downtown San Francisco, now in its fourth year; is on the Advisory Board for WEAD (Women’s Environmental Artist Directory); and she continually works to promote access and independence in the arts through education and professional development for creative entrepreneurs. 
Topic(s): Facilitation; Career Development: Multiple Topic Business Training; Management/Strategic Planning; Marketing/Communications; Other
Location(s): Online Classes/Webinars; San Francisco Bay Area
Phone: (415) 786-1351 x
Email:
Website: http://www.asimplecollective.com



Angela Johnson Peters

ALJ Consulting
10385

Angela Johnson Peters has dedicated her professional and personal career to the support of cultural institutions, artists, and community organizations. Angela entered the art world when, as a volunteer, she walked onto a theater backstage for a jazz concert. That was more than 30 years ago. Johnson Peters has been a cultural worker, producer, writer, caterer, fundraiser, planner, facilitator, organizer, trainer, and travel writer. Angela sees her working with artists and arts organization as a calling, and believes passionately in the importance of art in our society. After spending ten years in the local arts agency field where she developed ways to promote and support the arts communities in the San Francisco Bay Area cities of Berkeley and Oakland; in 1999, Angela founded ALJ Consulting which specializes in developing resources, effectively planning and successfully implementing programs with the non-profit, philanthropic, and government sectors. Over the years, she estimates working with close to 280 organizations and over 135 artists. Some of her formerly clients include dance companies, community arts centers, musicians, playwright festivals, theater groups, film festivals, and museums. Angela has worked with the National Endowment for the Arts as a site visitor and panelist; the California Arts Council, as producer for a statewide arts leaders conference; and served as a panelist for every municiple arts agency in the San Francisco Bay Area and the cities of Santa Monica, Pasadena, Los Angeles and Los Angeles County. Accomplished in the areas of strategic planning, development, special events planning, community outreach, and coaching; Angela is currently one of the coaches for the Los Angeles Fundraising Academy for Communities of Color. Angela is a trained facilitator and has completed programs with the Grassroots Institute of Fundraising Training (GIFT), the National Community Development Institute’s Community Builders Leadership Program, and is a Wilder Foundation Shannon Leadership Fellow. 
Topic(s): Financial Management and Accounting; Executive Coaching; Networking/Field Learning; Fundraising; Facilitation; Leadership; Management Training; Human Resources/Staff Training; Programming; Audience Development; Career Development: Multiple Topic Business Training; Management/Strategic Planning; Marketing/Communications; Other; Volunteer Management; Board Development
Location(s): Online Classes/Webinars; National; California Statewide; Los Angeles Metro; Other States/Regions
Phone: (310) 597-2526
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American Composers Alliance
1395

Publishes, promotes, preserves and protects concert music by American composers.
Topic(s): Marketing/Communications; Legal Issues; Non Profit Job Opportunities
Location(s): National
Phone: 212/925-0458
Website: http://www.composers.com



Americans for the Arts
1452

Americans for the Arts is the nation's leading nonprofit organization for advancing the arts in America. With 45 years of service, the organization is dedicated to representing and serving local communities and creating opportunities for every American to participate in and appreciate all forms of the arts. With offices in Washington, DC and New York, and more than 5,000 organizational and individual members and stakeholders across the country, Americans for the Arts is focused on three primary goals: 1) Foster an environment in which the arts can thrive and contribute to the creation of more livable communities. 2) Generate more public- and private-sector resources for the arts and arts education. 3) Build individual appreciation of the value of the arts. To achieve these goals, Americans for the Arts partners with local, state, and national arts organizations; government agencies; business leaders; individual philanthropists; educators; and funders throughout the country. Americans for the Arts provide extensive arts industry research, and information and professional development opportunities for community arts leaders via specialized programs and services, including a content-rich website and an annual national convention.
Topic(s): Networking/Field Learning; Leadership; Marketing/Communications; Education; National Organization
Location(s): National
Phone: (202) 371-2830
Website: http://www.artsusa.org



Jennifer Armbrust

Armbrust & Co
13199

Jennifer Armbrust consults with artists and innovative entrepreneurs on feminist business models and leads workshops for students and teams on values and visioning. She writes and speaks on her Proposals for the Feminine Economy (www.feminineeconomy.com), exploring the collisions of gender, creative process, energetics, business, economics and social transformation. The former owner and director an art gallery in Portland, Oregon, founder emeritus of an online arts publication, and erstwhile principal of a small interactive studio, Armbrust has long been interested in the intersections of business and art and more recently, business as art. 
Topic(s): Executive Coaching; Career Development: Multiple Topic Business Training; Marketing/Communications
Location(s): Online Classes/Webinars
Phone: x
Email:
Website: http://www.armbrust.co



Michelle Pred

Art Career Coaching
1365

Navigate the process of exhibiting and selling art Prepare presentation packages for gallery submission Create/update your artist statement or resume Determine prices for your art and understand the marketplace
Topic(s): Financial Management and Accounting; Networking/Field Learning; Marketing/Communications; Fundraising; Management/Strategic Planning
Location(s): San Francisco Bay Area
Phone: (510) 388-2628
Email:
Website: http://artcareercoach.com/



Art Network
1420

Assists  in marketing and selling artist s artwork. Also offers publications.
Topic(s): Marketing/Communications; Non Profit Job Opportunities
Location(s): National
Phone: 530/470-0862
Email:
Website: http://www.artmarketing.com



Jamie Brunson

Art Primer
1356

I consult privately with practicing visual artists at different career levels, providing a range of support, research and education services customized to fit individual needs and circumstances. I offer studio critiques to artists who are working on developing their portfolios, and writing and editing services to artists who need help with their statements, web content or catalog text. A majority of artists work with me to achieve more sales, publicity and exposure for their art. I review and evaluate studio inventory and text materials; suggest website improvements and web-based/social networking tools for publicity and outreach; define appropriate markets and audiences in order to research best options for residencies, exhibition submissions and proposals; and, establish a series of time-based goals and actions that will result in greater exposure and increased opportunities. 
Topic(s): Financial Management and Accounting; Networking/Field Learning; Fundraising; Management/Strategic Planning; Marketing/Communications
Location(s): San Francisco Bay Area
Phone: 510.703.7068
Email:
Website: http://artprimer.blogspot.com/



Arts Council Silicon Valley
1428

Established in 1982, Arts Council Silicon Valley is a private, nonprofit arts organization dedicated to improving the quality of life for Santa Clara County residents by creating and fostering arts and culture throughout the region. As a grantmaking agency, Arts Council Silicon Valley provides funding and fundraising support services to more than 140 local arts organizations and individual artists. The Arts Council also provides advocacy, marketing, and support services to more than 600 local arts organizations and strives to help make the arts accessible to youth. As the official state and local partner with the California Arts Council and the County of Santa Clara, Arts Council Silicon Valley is now the largest private nonprofit arts council in the state. Since its inception, Arts Council Silicon Valley has distributed nearly $24 million in grants and services to the arts in the region.
Topic(s): Fundraising; Marketing/Communications
Location(s): South Bay Area
Phone: (408) 998-2787
Email:
Website: http://www.artscouncil.org



Kristine Maltrud

ArtSpark
13253

ArtSpark is dedicated to shifting the arts ecosystem where artists live and work. The current arts ecosystem is confusing, frustrating, fragmented and full of inefficiencies. ArtSpark envisions a realigned arts ecosystem that minimizes the burden of building and managing the business of being an artist so artists can remain true to their creative practice and art. To that end, ArtSpark offers workshops and technical assistance to artists, artisans, designers, makers and creative entrepreneurs focused on business development (Artist Business Canvas workshops), communications (including social media), fundraising, marketing and branding, audience development and community engagement. ArtSpark also connects artists (and designers, makers, etc.) to creativity-friendly business professionals and online resources in their communities. 
Topic(s): Financial Management and Accounting; Executive Coaching; Networking/Field Learning; Fundraising; Leadership; Audience Development; Career Development: Multiple Topic Business Training; Management/Strategic Planning; Legal Issues; Marketing/Communications; Education; Technology Training
Location(s): Online Classes/Webinars; San Francisco Bay Area
Phone: x
Email:
Website: http://www.art-spark.org



Artwork Archive
11426

Artwork Archive provides artists with the dependable, intuitive, forward-thinking tools they need to manage, sell, and market their artwork, transforming a passion into a paycheck. Artwork Archive helps artists streamline the business side of their career with world-wide access to its cloud-based inventory software that enriches the artist’s own raw data through heat maps that simultaneously pinpoint sale various geographic regions, graphs that chart production and sales values over time, and templates for consignment sheets, invoices, and portfolio pages.
Topic(s): Financial Management and Accounting; Marketing/Communications; Technology Training
Location(s): National
Phone: 720-628-5624
Email:
Website: http://www.artworkarchive.com



Carrie Blanding

Carrie Blanding
11448

I work with arts and other nonprofits to improve organizational sustainability, navigate leadership transitions, and secure necessary funding so that they can do their work more effectively. I also write grants for organizations and individual artists. With over ten years of director level experience at arts organizations, I know first-hand about the challenges and opportunities that managers face. I combine my real-world experience with a deep understanding of arts policy, philanthropic trends, and management theory to give my clients a big-picture view of the field. My approach is compassionate, disciplined, creative, and collaborative. Bring me your problems, and together we will solve them.
Topic(s): Fundraising; Leadership; Management Training; Human Resources/Staff Training; Career Development: Multiple Topic Business Training; Management/Strategic Planning; Marketing/Communications; Board Development
Location(s): San Francisco Bay Area

Email:
Website: http://www.carrieblanding.com



Center for Cultural Innovation
1434

The Center for Cultural Innovation was founded in 2001 with a mission to promote knowledge sharing, networking and financial independence for individual artists and creative entrepreneurs by providing business training, grants and loans, and incubating innovative projects that create new program knowledge, tools and practices for artists in the field. Through our professional development offerings, individual artists and creative entrepreneurs learn key business skills that provide them with the knowledge and resources to help advance their art, develop their ideas and increase their financial independence. More courses will be scheduled throughout the year. For more information on CCI or to register for Bay Area workshops visit our website at www.cciarts.org.
Topic(s): Fundraising; Marketing/Communications; Legal Issues; Management/Strategic Planning; Technology Training
Location(s): Los Angeles Metro; South Bay Area; San Francisco Bay Area
Phone: (415) 288-0530
Email:
Website: http://www.cciarts.org



Center for Volunteer and Nonprofit Leadership of Marin
1435

The Center for Volunteer and Nonprofit Leadership helps bring community members, local businesses, and schools together with the Marin nonprofit and volunteer sector. The Center offers a variety of events and programs that foster connections and provide opportunities to serve. A more extensive listing of The Center s programs can be found online at www.cvnl.org.
Topic(s): Financial Management and Accounting; Marketing/Communications; Fundraising; Management/Strategic Planning; Board Development; Technology Training
Location(s): North Coast
Phone: (415) 479-5710
Email:
Website: http://www.cvnl.org



Chamber Music America
1401

Chamber Music America is a national membership organization that promotes artistic excellence and economic stability within the profession to ensure that chamber music, in its broadest sense, is a vital part of American life.
Topic(s): Marketing/Communications; Networking/Field Learning; Non Profit Job Opportunities
Location(s): National
Phone: 212/242-2022
Website: http://www.chamber-music.org



CompassPoint Nonprofit Services
1436

At CompassPoint, we believe in the investment of people who work and volunteer in the nonprofit sector. That is why thousands of nonprofits send their staff to CompassPoint training programs. Visit www.compasspoint.org/workshops to view our current course catalog. CompassPoint provides you with the overall learning objectives in each of our core curriculum areas. We have created learning paths course sequences that work together to help you or someone you supervise, achieve a depth of mastery in these essential topics. Learning path courses are paced so that they are easy for you to schedule. Workshop content builds skills sequentially. Experience in a particular job role may enable a participant to take the more advanced class but classes are designed to provide the most benefit taken in sequence.
Topic(s): Board Development; Financial Management and Accounting; Fundraising; Leadership; Marketing/Communications; Management/Strategic Planning; Technology Training
Location(s): San Francisco Bay Area; Online Classes/Webinars
Phone: (415) 541-9000
Email:
Website: http://www.compasspoint.org



Terry Wolverton

Consult'Her
1368

In over twenty-five years of operation, Terry Wolverton has built a diverse practice that includes long-range and strategic planning, organizational assessment, project evaluation, marketing strategy, board development, staff development and human relations issues, executive search, executive and life coaching, conflict resolution, program development, fundraising strategy, and facilitation of group meetings and retreats.
Topic(s): Financial Management and Accounting; Fundraising; Human Resources/Staff Training; Management/Strategic Planning; Marketing/Communications; Board Development
Location(s): California Statewide; Los Angeles Metro
Phone: 323-227-4633
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CounterPULSE
1437

CounterPULSE provides space and resources for emerging artists and cultural innovators, serving as an incubator for the creation of socially relevant, community-based art and culture. Courses include Boot Camp for Artists: Intensive Skills For Raising Money and Attention, a six-week course that provides comprehensive hands-on training, connections and skills to artists in all disciplines, with a special focus on performing artists. Whether you're self-producing for the first time, expanding your company, or looking for a job in arts administration, this crash course will give you all the skills you need to kick-start your career. Topics include: grant-writing, fundraisers, press releases, creative marketing, talking to press, presenters and funders, renting a venue, basic lighting design, and much more. Instructor Jessica Robinson has written dozens of successful grant proposals, hundreds of press releases, and advised artists in all disciplines on the how-to's of self-production. Guests include editors and leaders in the philanthropic sector.
Topic(s): Fundraising; Marketing/Communications
Location(s): San Francisco Bay Area
Phone: (415) 626-2060
Email:
Website: http://www.counterpulse.org



Creative Capital Foundation
1458

Creative Capital provides advisory services and professional development assistance along with multifaceted financial aid and promotional support to artists who pursue innovation in form and/or content in the performing and visual arts, film and video, and in emerging fields.
Topic(s): Career Development: Multiple Topic Business Training; Marketing/Communications
Location(s): National
Phone: 212/598-9900
Website: http://www.creative-capital.org



J. Alexandra Mathews

Dance Resource Center of Greater Los Angeles
14447

Dance Resource Center is the hub and voice for Greater Los Angeles dance. DRC promotes the visibility and viability of Greater Los Angeles dance on local, state and national levels. DRC welcomes all professional dance companies, makers and stakeholders of all genres, organizational formats, and perspectives. Just as Southern California ranks as the most diverse region of the U.S, DRC represents and includes dance forms and voices reflecting LA’s rich socio-cultural mosaic. www.danceresourcecenter.org
Topic(s): Networking/Field Learning; Facilitation; Non Profit Job Opportunities; Audience Development; Advocacy; Marketing/Communications; Other
Location(s): Los Angeles Metro
Phone: x
Email:
Website: http://www.danceresourcecenter.org



Dance USA
1453

Dance/USA sustains and advances professional dance by addressing the needs, concerns, and interests of dance artists, administrators, and organizations. By providing services and national leadership, Dance/USA enhances the infrastructure for dance creation, education, and performance. Established in 1982 as the national service organization for the professional dance field, Dance/USA is a membership organization currently serving over 400 ballet, modern, ethnic, jazz, and tap companies, dance service and presenting organizations, individuals, and related organizations. By working with and for its membership, Dance/USA provides: Member Services; Professional Development; Advocacy; Research and Information Services; Public Communications. Branch Offices to serve local dance communities Dance/USA occupies a unique position in the field as the only national provider dedicated to serving a broad cross-section of professional dance
Topic(s): Leadership; Marketing/Communications; Non Profit Job Opportunities
Location(s): National

Website: http://www.danceusa.org



Dancers' Group
1438

Founded in 1982, Dancers' Group has established itself as an invaluable service organization for the San Francisco Bay Area dance community. Our programs support dance artists in producing their work, cultivating their craft, and creating connections. We also serve as advocates for the dance community on a local, regional and national level. Our programs include Dancers' Group Presents, featuring 2nd Sundays, Dance Discourse Project and ONSITE; In Dance, our monthly print publication sharing Bay Area dance with readers across the U.S.; our Ebulletin, networking over 2,500 artists and dance supporters and keeping them informed about current happenings; and our Fiscal Sponsorship Program, providing mentorship and administrative and financial oversight for dance projects. Throughout the year, Dancers' Group presents development workshops in areas such as fundraising, publicity, video documentation and more.
Topic(s): Fundraising; Marketing/Communications; Technology Training
Location(s): San Francisco Bay Area
Phone: (415) 920-9181
Email:
Website: http://www.dancersgroup.org



Danielle Marcelle Bond

Danielle Marcelle Bond
11464

If you want a career in the arts, you need to have a Plan A. It’s not about having one goal with a straight arrow to it. It’s about creating an ultimate career goal and a plan to get there so that you know how to articulate it to others so they can see how to use your talent & how to help you. Knowing your skills, resources and assets and being able to express clearly what you want from life will get you jobs. As a Film & TV music executive at a major record company, I had the pleasure of running our west coast internship program. Through mentoring our valuable interns, I thrived by helping people achieve their goals and break into their career path. I was then a part time opera singer, and decided to use the lessons I was teaching them to apply to my own true career path. Through tangible action steps, guided by a Plan A, I got to my goal of singing full time. Yet, I still had many people contacting me for mentorship to break into the entertainment industry, whether it be in music licensing, singing, acting, or taking the next step in their careers, developing management & leadership skills, work efficiency and marketing strategies. It was then that I started taking on these people as clients. It is joyful work for me to help others get where they are meant to go. I've worked with countless people as a singer and in the music industry and am so inspired by the unique paths available to us all. A common thread is that we need mentorship. I didn't realize how important it was until years into my career when, for the first time, I became a mentor. In my one-on-one consultations, I work with people on their specific needs. A few examples of frequent client needs are: • Create your Plan A -Assess your ultimate career goal -Identify the assets, resources and skills you currently have -Plan to acquire the assets, resources and skills you need -Create action steps & timelines to move your Plan A forward • Resume and cover letter revisions & interview skills • Management & Leadership styles • Educational guidance as to the best courses to take for your specific goals • Social media development • Website development • Demo & Press Kit development 
Topic(s): Networking/Field Learning; Career Development: Multiple Topic Business Training; Marketing/Communications; Other; Education
Location(s): Online Classes/Webinars; National; California Statewide; Los Angeles Metro

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Website: http://www.alwayshaveaplan.com



Steven Deeble

EMP Consulting
1359

Our marketing communications offerings range from writing press releases to publicity campaigns. We offer video production services and have recently added online community management to our offerings.
Topic(s): Fundraising; Marketing/Communications; Technology Training
Location(s): Los Angeles Metro
Phone: (760)534-2302
Email:




Fine Arts Dealers Association
1423

A membership organization of respected and established dealers. Sponsors acclaimed Los Angeles Art Show at the Barker Hangar at Santa Monica Airport.
Topic(s): Marketing/Communications; Non Profit Job Opportunities
Location(s): Los Angeles Metro
Phone: 310/659-9888
Website: http://www.fada.com



Fractured Atlas
1459

Fractured Atlas helps artists and arts organizations function more effectively as businesses by providing access to funding, healthcare, education and more.
Topic(s): Career Development: Multiple Topic Business Training; Marketing/Communications; Education
Location(s): National
Phone: 212/277-8020
Website: http://www.fracturedatlas.org



Gigi Rosenberg

Gigi Rosenberg
9442

Gigi Rosenberg is an author and speaker offering workshops and presentation coaching. Her book, The Artist’s Guide To Grant Writing, published by Watson-Guptill (a division of Random House), is in its second printing. The book grew out of Gigi’s popular workshops, which empower artists to craft winning proposals and fundraise for their artistic endeavors. With twenty years of experience in writing, theater, and corporate communications, Gigi also specializes in coaching artist entrepreneurs how to make stellar public presentations.
Topic(s): Fundraising; Career Development: Multiple Topic Business Training; Marketing/Communications; Education
Location(s): Online Classes/Webinars; San Francisco Bay Area; National; Other States/Regions
Phone: 503.771.0400 x
Email:
Website: http://www.gigirosenberg.com



Graphic Artists Guild
1424

The purpose of the Graphic Artists Guild is to promote and protect the social, economic and professional interests of its members. The Guild is committed to improving conditions for all graphic artists (including, but not limited to: animators, cartoonists, designers, illustrators, and digital artists) and raising standards for the entire industry. The Guild embraces graphic artists at all skill levels.
Topic(s): Marketing/Communications; Non Profit Job Opportunities
Location(s): National
Phone: 212/791-3400
Website: http://www.gag.org



Debra Chasnoff

GroundSpark
13984

We specialize in crafting strategic documentary films and distribution campaigns with ambitious social, economic, and environmental justice goals. Working closely with movement advocates and public interest organizations, we: • envision the structural, political, or cultural change that needs to happen; • identify the stories and messaging that can move audiences to get involved; • assess the best format, length, and style that will help achieve the project’s goals; • collaborate to craft a top-notch production; • design an audience engagement and outreach strategy that will harness the power of film to catalyze change. Individually, President and Senior Producer Debra Chasnoff is a coach and consultant to filmmakers and non-profit leaders. 
Topic(s): Audience Development; Management/Strategic Planning; Advocacy; Marketing/Communications
Location(s): San Francisco Bay Area
Phone: 415 641 4616 x 306
Email:
Website: http://www.groundspark.org



Independent Arts and Media
1439

Independent Arts & Media is a producer's co-op and media/culture incubator with a mission to expand civic dialogue by increasing access to independent voices. Indy Arts was founded in 2000 to provide resources and support for media, arts and cultural programs and producers who are doing important work, but who lack support from existing commercial media outlets and traditional arts institutions. Indy Arts  production, sponsorship, promotional, educational and support services are always free or affordable, and strengthen a culture of democracy in which individuals fully participate in their communities through vibrant arts, media and public affairs experiences
Topic(s): Fundraising; Financial Management and Accounting; Marketing/Communications; Management/Strategic Planning
Location(s): San Francisco Bay Area
Phone: (415) 738-4975
Email:
Website: http://www.artsandmedia.net



Independent Television Services (ITVS)
1382

Provides outreach, marketing, creative development and production support for independent producers who take creative risks and advance important social issues.
Topic(s): Marketing/Communications; Programming; Non Profit Job Opportunities
Location(s): San Francisco Bay Area
Phone: 415/356-8383
Website: http://www.itvs.org



Kamella Tate

KTA/LLC
1366

For the last four years, we have focused much of our work on assessment and evaluation at the program and institutional levels. We provide start-to-finish evaluation services, including workplan design, literature reviews and resource compilation, instrument development and piloting, data collection (scaled surveys, focus groups, interviews, observation, document review, etc.), data analysis (quantitative, qualitative, mixed-methods), preparation of reports and white papers, and management of research assistants and analysts
Topic(s): Board Development; Marketing/Communications; Financial Management and Accounting; Fundraising; Human Resources/Staff Training; Management/Strategic Planning
Location(s): California Statewide
Phone: 818-753-8438
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A. McLean Emenegger

McLean Fine Art / Milo + McLean
10127

McLean Fine Art provides visual artist career coaching, including guidance and instruction on career development and art marketing, to groups and individuals A. McLean Emenegger has been providing artist career coaching and business of art workshops since 2004. She has presented her lectures and workshops through the Museum of Contemporary Art Los Angeles, Santa Monica Museum of Art, UCLA Extension, Los Angeles County Arts Commission, Santa Monica College, Center for Cultural Innovation, Pasadena City College among many others. The former managing editor for the visual art publication THE Magazine L.A., she currently serves as Contributing Editor for the international artist collection magazine Bluecanvas, and writes their artist advice column. Ms. Emenegger launched the art consultancy firm Milo + McLean in 2010 and founded McLean Fine Art in 2004. As Director of Bandini Art Gallery, Culver City, CA, she curated many of its critically recognized exhibitions. She served as Executive Director of the visual art nonprofit Gallery 825/LAAA, and presented numerous exhibitions and educational programs that received public and critical acclaim. Prior to Gallery 825, she worked at the Santa Monica Museum of Art. Her independent curatorial projects have been reviewed in the LA Times, Artweek, Artscene, Review Magazine, The Huffington Post, among others. Her art reviews and articles have been featured in multiple publications, including flavorpill. She is also a visual artist. I have provided workshops for and career counseling through CCI since 2004 (approximately). 
Topic(s): Career Development: Multiple Topic Business Training; Marketing/Communications
Location(s): Los Angeles Metro
Phone: (310) 433-4248
Email:
Website: http://www.mcleanfineart.com 



National Association of Composers
1405

Promotes performances of American concert hall music
Topic(s): Marketing/Communications; Non Profit Job Opportunities
Location(s): Los Angeles Metro

Website: http://www.music-usa.org/nacusa-la/



Nonprofit Resource Center
10046

The Nonprofit Resource Center has been providing comprehensive services and support to nonprofit organizations in the Sacramento region since 1989. Offering comprehensive resources, from a professionally-staffed library, access to a grant funder database, from fundraising workshops to management networking, the Center enables new and existing nonprofits to improve management, operations, fund development, marketing & public relations, board development and more. 
Topic(s): Financial Management and Accounting; Executive Coaching; Fundraising; Leadership; Non Profit Job Opportunities; Management Training; Human Resources/Staff Training; Management/Strategic Planning; Marketing/Communications; Volunteer Management; Board Development
Location(s): Central Valley; Online Classes/Webinars
Phone: x
Email:
Website: http://www.nprcenter.org



Quinn Associates Arts Management Institute
1442

The Arts Management Institute (AMI) was founded in 2007 to provide arts-focused management training for arts administrators, board members, and volunteers who are seeking the skills necessary to take their organizations to the next level of success. AMI Essentials courses are taught by experienced arts managers, and provide participants with hands-on learning opportunities, as well as big picture  coaching aimed at meeting the strategic needs of your organization. Founder Nancy Quinn has 25 years of experience in the field, and holds an MBA in Arts Administration from the Anderson School of Management at UCLA. Her firm, Quinn Associates, has provided hundreds of small and midsized arts organizations with grantwriting, PR, strategic planning, and other key services since its founding in 1988. Nancy served as an Adjunct Faculty member at California College of the Arts in 2007, and teaches grantwriting throughout California under the auspices of the Center for Cultural Innovation.
Topic(s): Board Development; Fundraising; Marketing/Communications; Management/Strategic Planning
Location(s): San Francisco Bay Area
Phone: (415) 621-3186
Email:
Website: http://www.quinn-assoc.com



Allison Wyper

Rhizomatic Arts
5424

Allison Wyper is an interdisciplinary artist with over a decade of experience providing administrative, marketing, and production support for artists and creative professionals. She founded Rhizomatic Arts in 2014 to provide affordable professional consulting, training, and services to independent artists and small companies in person and online. Allison specializes in 21st century marketing and communications, intuitive website design, publication assistance, and economical administrative systems. Rhizomatic Arts takes a holistic approach to creative sustainability, supporting the cultural eco-system on a grassroots, person-to-person level, empowering artists to take charge of their own careers within a supportive network of peers. Our motto: "work independently, not alone." Rhizomatic Arts is based in Los Angeles, with clients located across the US.
Topic(s): Financial Management and Accounting; Networking/Field Learning; Career Development: Multiple Topic Business Training; Marketing/Communications; Other; Technology Training
Location(s): Online Classes/Webinars; National; California Statewide; Los Angeles Metro; Other States/Regions
Phone: (415) 370-8320
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Website: http://rhizomaticarts.com



San Francisco Bay Area Capacity Builders of Color Directory
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San Francisco Bay Area Capacity Builders of Color Directory aims to help community-based organizations, nonprofits and foundations identify prospective consultants of color and to aid consultants of color working with the nonprofit sector in the San Francisco Bay Area to get the word out about the services they offer.
Topic(s): Advocacy; Fundraising; Marketing/Communications
Location(s): San Francisco Bay Area; South Bay Area; North Coast

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Website: http://www.bayareaconsultantsofcolor.org



San Francisco Film Society
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The San Francisco Film Society is proud to present a full range of Filmmaker Education classes designed to help students at all levels gather the knowledge and skills they need to succeed as filmmakers from concept and creation to execution and exhibition. The program features 20 30 classes per tri-quarterly session, organized to guide students organically through the filmmaking process. Our instructors are working professionals with a passion for nurturing filmmakers at all stages of their careers. Whether you re a filmmaker, film aficionado or seeking professional or personal development, Filmmaker Education will empower you within a vibrant community of artists and unleash your creative energy in pursuit of cinematic excellence. Presented in partnership with Film Arts Foundation
Topic(s): Fundraising; Legal Issues; Marketing/Communications; Technology Training
Location(s): San Francisco Bay Area
Phone: (415) 561-5048
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Website: http://www.sffs.org



San Jose Entrepreneur Center/SBA
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The Cisco Systems " San Jose Entrepreneur Center is a collaborative effort between the public sector, private industry and non-profit organizations to provide small business owners with the resources information and tools they need to be successful. Together, the sponsors and contributors have developed a one-stop location where start-up and existing businesses can come to fulfill all their needs-from financing to training to expert consulting to technology information and tools to the latest resources available on the market.
Topic(s): Financial Management and Accounting; Marketing/Communications; Legal Issues; Management/Strategic Planning; Board Development; Technology Training
Location(s): South Bay Area
Phone: (408) 494-0217
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Website: http://www.sanjoseecenter.org/



SCORE
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SCORE, mentors to America's small business, is a nonprofit association dedicated to educating entrepreneurs and helping small business start, grow and succeed nationwide. SCORE is a resource partner with the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA). SCORE offers free and confidential business advice through online and face-to-face mentoring
Topic(s): Management/Strategic Planning; Financial Management and Accounting; Legal Issues; Human Resources/Staff Training; Marketing/Communications
Location(s): California Statewide
Phone: (800) 634-0245
Website: http://www.score.org



Small Business Administration San Francisco District Office
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The U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) is an independent federal agency established by Congress to assist, counsel, support and protect the interest of small business concerns and to assist them in their start-up and growth. The San Francisco District Office (SFDO) of the SBA serves fourteen counties in Northern California, spanning from Santa Cruz County to the south and to the Oregon border to the north. Counties include: Alameda, Contra Costa, Del Norte, Humboldt, Lake, Marin, Mendocino, Napa, San Francisco, San Mateo, Santa Clara, Santa Cruz, Solano, and Sonoma. SFDO is located in downtown San Francisco in the heart of the financial district. 1997 marked the opening of the Business Information Center and Entrepreneur Center opened directly across from the district office. In addition to the SBA's financial guarantee programs, these centers provide businesses with the tools for enhancing and growing their businesses. This reflects SFDO philosophy in assisting Northern California small businesses.
Topic(s): Management/Strategic Planning; Financial Management and Accounting; Legal Issues; Human Resources/Staff Training; Marketing/Communications
Location(s): California Statewide
Phone: (415) 744-6820
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Website: http://www.sba.gov



Teaching Artists Organized
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Teaching Artists Organized, TAO, is a consortium of Bay Area organizations working together to strengthen the field and to enhance the professional development of teaching artists in schools and communities. A Teaching Artist is a professional artist, or arts organization, with skills in both teaching and in the arts. Teaching artists work in a variety of school and community settings. TAO staff and associates provide facilitation and workshops for teaching artists, individual artists and arts organizations. TAO works with a variety of arts and cultural groups to help them identify strategic goals, increase their capacity and to design plans of action.
Topic(s): Marketing/Communications; Management/Strategic Planning
Location(s): San Francisco Bay Area; South Bay Area; North Coast
Phone: (510) 493-7533
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Website: http://www.teachingartistsorganized.org



The CBO Center
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The mission of The CBO Center is to build the professional capacity of nonprofit organizations serving the East Bay. The CBO Center fulfills it mission by improving individual performance, increasing organizational effectiveness, and promoting sector accountability. The CBO Center is carrying out its mission through five core strategies: It Takes a Village supports and strengthens nonprofit leaders by creating opportunities for peer learning and support through roundtables, mentoring, peer coaching, and sector convening's. The Capacity Building Workshop Series provides accessible, affordable training. The curriculum is designed to introduce important concepts in organizational leadership and governance and to enhance individual and team performance. The CBO Center also offers workshops in partnership with consultants and other management support organizations to bring their excellent programs to the East Bay. Blueprint for Excellence utilizes the considerable expertise of CBO Center staff and select consultants to help improve organizational effectiveness and accountability through on-site consulting and executive and relationship coaching. The CBO Center's information & resources services provide access to a wealth of information about local and national resources on nonprofit management, board governance, training, funding research, professional development, and nonprofit consulting. Information can be accessed through the Center's website, by phone or via email. One Voice, the CBO Center's public policy strategy, encourages civic participation and engagement through its Public Policy Committee, and its work with the Policy Council of the California Association of Nonprofits and CAN's Regional Partners Policy Network.
Topic(s): Board Development; Marketing/Communications; Financial Management and Accounting; Fundraising; Human Resources/Staff Training; Management/Strategic Planning
Location(s): San Francisco Bay Area; Online Classes/Webinars
Phone: (925) 969-3159
Email:
Website: http://www.cbocenter.org



The Society of Composers & Lyricists
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Provides advocacy, promotions, and benefits
Topic(s): Marketing/Communications; Non Profit Job Opportunities
Location(s): Los Angeles Metro
Phone: 310/281-2812
Website: http://www.thescl.com



The Society of Illustrators
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The Society s mission is to promote the art of illustration, to appreciate its history and evolving nature through exhibitions, lectures and education, and to contribute the service of its members to the welfare of the community at large.
Topic(s): Marketing/Communications; Education; Networking/Field Learning; Non Profit Job Opportunities
Location(s): Los Angeles Metro; National
Phone: 800/799-6368/212/838
Website: http://www.societyillustrators.org



Theatre Bay Area
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Theatre Bay Area is one of the largest and most respected regional performing arts service organizations in the nation. Its membership is drawn from 11 Bay Area counties and includes 300 theatre companies and some 2,400 individual artists. The Bay Area is home to one of the most dynamic theatre communities in the country; the region boasts more theatre companies per capita than any other metropolitan area in the United States, houses the third largest community of Equity (union) actors, and premieres some 200 new plays each year. Theatre Bay Area's mission is to unite, strengthen, promote and advance the theatre community in the San Francisco Bay Area, working on behalf of our conviction that the performing arts are an essential public good, critical to a healthy and truly democratic society, and invaluable as a source of personal enrichment and growth. Visit theatrebayarea.org for more information. 
Topic(s): Fundraising; Management/Strategic Planning; Marketing/Communications; Board Development
Location(s): San Francisco Bay Area
Phone: (415) 430-1140
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Website: http://www.theatrebayarea.org



Michael Warr

WarrConsulting
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Topic(s): Financial Management and Accounting; Executive Coaching; Networking/Field Learning; Facilitation; Leadership; Management Training; Programming; Audience Development; Career Development: Multiple Topic Business Training; Management/Strategic Planning; Marketing/Communications; Board Development
Location(s): Central Valley; Online Classes/Webinars; San Francisco Bay Area; National; North Coast; California Statewide; Los Angeles Metro; Other States/Regions; South Bay Area
Phone: 4156064781
Email:
Website: http://www.linkedin.com/in/michaelwarr/



William Moreno

William Moreno Consulting
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As a practiced, visionary leader in the non-profit and corporate sectors, William Moreno possesses substantial executive expertise in the areas of strategic planning, development and fundraising, marketing, public relations and cultural programming. He has held positions as an Executive Director and Board member and has helped establish several non-profit organizations; he leads a fundraising workshop at Loyola-Marymount University. His clients range from the visual to the performing arts and everything in-between. During his corporate career, he worked in a variety of executive marketing, sales, training and senior organizational consultant positions. William is also a curator, writer and art advisor/coach working with individual artists or executive directors/senior staff on organizational issues, career development, personal effectiveness and helping them maneuver the creative world.
Topic(s): Fundraising; Facilitation; Programming; Management/Strategic Planning; Marketing/Communications; Board Development
Location(s): National
Phone: 213-804-5901
Email:




Women in Film
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Empowers, nurtures, mentors, and promotes women in the film industry. Women in Film Foundation also offer scholarships, finishing funds and grants.
Topic(s): Marketing/Communications; Non Profit Job Opportunities
Location(s): Los Angeles Metro
Phone: 323/935-2211
Website: http://www.wif.org