Like the city itself, the Nashville Ballet has experienced unparalleled growth in recent years; prudently managing this expansion through balanced budgets, an increase in cash reserves, and a growing national reputation for artistic excellence. At this pivotal time, the Ballet seeks an experienced Director of Development to lead the development of its fundraising program and team.
Please contact Catherine Heitz New to learn more about this unique opportunity to help shape this thriving organization.
Robert Swaney Consulting is delighted to announce the successful placement of Anne Cademenos as Senior Director of Development at Oakland Symphony following a national search.
Cademenos arrives with more than thirty years of leadership advancement experience, developed at premier Boston-area institutions such as the Boston Symphony Orchestra, Museum of Science, Peabody Essex Museum, and Harvard University.
Through an extensive national search, Robert Swaney Consulting is pleased to announce the successful placement of Dr. Andrew Hay as its new Executive Director.
“He has great vision, leadership, management, fundraising, marketing, and thinking skills,” said board president Adair Buckner. “We have no doubt that Andrew will dive in head first to do all that is necessary to be the best possible Executive Director for the Amarillo Symphony."
RSC is pleased to announce an extended partnership with the Delaware Symphony Orchestra. We look forward to continuing our work with Alan Jordan and his team to create and implement an inspired multi-year Annual Fund Growth Plan!
Robert Swaney Consulting, Inc. has been retained to undertake an executive search for the Oakland Symphony. Please contact Lori Davis to learn more about opportunities to work with this vibrant organization.
The Oakland Symphony is seeking a Senior Director of Development to join a dynamic leadership team that prioritizes artistry, education, diversity, equity, and access for audiences, staff, and musicians.
Robert Swaney Consulting, Inc. has been contracted to conduct an executive search for the Philharmonia Baroque Orchestra & Chorale. Please contact Lori Davis to learn more about this unique opportunity to work with America’s leading historically-informed ensemble.
The Philharmonia Baroque Orchestra & Chorale is seeking a Chief Development Officer who is a hands-on innovative front-line fundraising strategist and leader, relationship builder, risk-taker, and experienced manager to implement an aggressive contributed revenue growth program that supports the organization’s ambitions as the largest orchestra of its kind in the United States.
Corey has been the executive director of the Amarillo Symphony since 2015. He begins his new role on January 2nd 2019.
Centerstone, a not-for-profit health care organization dedicated to delivering care that changes people’s lives, has engaged RSC to perform a fundraising program assessment. We look forward to launching this important partnership with the Centerstone team!
Robert Swaney Consulting is pleased to announce the successful placement of Eleanor Barbee as Director of Sales and Marketing following a national search.
RSC is delighted to announce our new partnership with the Spokane Symphony to review their fundraising program, and we look forward to working closely with Jeff, Jennifer and their team!
The Shreveport Symphony Orchestra has engaged RSC to provide oversight and guidance for their Annual Fund program. We are happy to be working with Lois and her team!
Robert Swaney Consulting, Inc. has been retained to undertake an executive search for the Nashville Ballet – one of the most well-respected companies in the United States.
Elementary school students are sharing the stage with RSC client, Sacramento Philharmonic & Opera. Through the program, Link Up, students are learning orchestral repertoire from the “pros,” and perform together in concert.
With their new initiative “Every Child, Every Grade, Every Year, “ RSC Client, Oklahoma State University’s McKnight Center for the Performing Arts – in partnership with Stillwater Public Schools – will provide every Stillwater student the opportunity to attend an educational concert each year.
The Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra has engaged RSC to perform an Assessment that includes a review of the fundraising program, systems, historical results and related analytics. We’re looking forward to partnering with the CSO on this important project!
The Marin Symphony, located in San Rafael, California, has engaged Robert Swaney Consulting to perform a Fundraising Assessment. We look forward to working with Tod Brody and his staff.
The Educational Theatre Association, based in Cincinnati Ohio, has engaged Robert Swaney Consulting to provide fundraising and organizational development coaching to their expanding organization. RSC is excited to work alongside Executive Director Julie Cohen Theobald, Director of Development Marion Combs and their talented group.
The North Carolina Symphony has engaged Robert Swaney Consulting to create an Annual Fund Assessment and Recommendations Report. We are thrilled to be working with Sandi Macdonald and her team.
Robert Swaney Consulting successfully placed Amy Marshall as Director of Development at the Santa Barbara Symphony within three months of launching a national search.
Robert Swaney Consulting, Inc. has been retained to undertake the Director of Development Search for the Santa Barbara Symphony.
RSC helped DPAA launch a sustainability campaign which exceeded goal and overhauled the Annual Fund program, resulting in a 20% increase in gifts.
RSC is pleased to announce the appointment of Catherine Heitz New as Project Consultant. Ms. New, who resides in Winston-Salem, North Carolina, will work with RSC’s national pool of arts and cultural clients for fundraising program growth.
Robert Swaney Consulting assisted the Detroit Symphony Orchestra to place Danielle Manley as Director of Advancement for Institutional Giving following a competitive national search that included a wide range of impressive candidates.
“The Detroit Symphony has been a longtime RSC partner and we were eager to assist in this search to find a highly-qualified candidate in Danielle,” said Bob Swaney, RSC’s Founder and CEO.
Robert Swaney Consulting, Inc. (RSC) is very pleased to announce the promotion of Jeremy Hatch to Principal Consultant. Since joining the firm in 2012, Mr. Hatch has played a pivotal role in helping clients nationwide achieve breakthrough fundraising results.
“Jeremy has been instrumental in helping clients achieve immediate and lasting fundraising growth,” Bob Swaney, RSC Founder and CEO, said. “Using RSC’s innovative tools and techniques,
Robert Swaney Consulting, Inc. (RSC) announced today the appointment of Glenda Russell as Chief Operating Officer.
“Glenda is a critical addition to our leadership team as RSC continues its rapid expansion of working with non-profit partners.” Bob Swaney, RSC’s Founder and CEO, said. “Her achievements in organizational advancement and client development make her the perfect choice for our next stage of growth and client service. As we expand our efforts helping non-profits achieve highly-productive fundraising programs, Glenda’s track record in developing effective business cultures is precisely what we need.”