Robert Swaney Consulting is pleased to announce the successful placement of Eleanor Barbee as Director of Sales and Marketing following a national search.

“RSC knows the key players in the arts and culture sector,” said Lisa Dixon French, Nashville Ballet’s Executive Director. “Along with impeccable judgement, they have an unmatched understanding of our culture and provided us with highly-qualified candidates in a swift, efficient manner.”

As Director of Sales and Marketing, Barbee will lead marketing initiatives for single-ticket and subscription campaigns, the School of Nashville Ballet, community engagement programs, and partnership opportunities.

“I am so excited to join this innovative and talented team,” said Eleanor Barbee. “Nashville Ballet provides an unparalleled impact on our community, and I welcome this opportunity to further build upon its tremendous partnerships and outward-facing commitment to all Nashville residents.”

A Nashville native, Barbee joins the Nashville Ballet with more than nine years of experience in marketing, sales, and event planning. She previously served as Director of Operations for the Cumberland River Compact where she managed marketing and event sales for the Lucius E. Burch III River Center and the Annual Cumberland River Dragon Boat Festival. Barbee has also held marketing positions with the Chicago Symphony Orchestra and the Grant Park Music Festival (Chicago, IL). She holds a Bachelor of Arts Degree from Miami University in Oxford, Ohio.  


Eleanor Barbee, Director of Sales and Marketing for Nashville Ballet

Eleanor Barbee, Director of Sales and Marketing for Nashville Ballet

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