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  • Who We Are

    Aspire Arts & Events Marketing

    Sean King


    Sean has worked with non-profit arts marketing organizations and promoting events for the past 25 years. Still active working with numerous clients, he brings his real world experience to provide effective and innovative solutions and training to challenges facing arts organizations, event promoters and entrepreneurs across the nation. Contact Sean.

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    Aspire Arts & Events Marketing

    Arts & Events Marketing Blog

    Thoughts, Ideas and Conversations at the Intersection of Arts, Events  & Marketing

    Follow along with our ongoing conversation featuring deep thoughts, big concepts and small nuisances we encounter in our everyday world front of house, back stage and everywhere else this crazy world takes us!

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  • What Others Say

    The organizations and individuals that have worked with us

    Michigan Festivals and Events Association

    Sue Bila, Executive Director

    "Thanks so much for sharing your knowledge and expertise with our attendees during your workshop presentations. We have received great reviews and special notes to 'bring Sean King back!'"

    IFEA Annual Conference

    Cumulative Audience Feedback

    • Great overview with enough detail to implement learning, not so much that it was overwhelming.  

    • Great session.

    • Excellent content and very easy to follow.  Great speaker.

    • Reiterated points heard before, brought to light new resources.

    • Great presentation.

    • Great ideas.

    • Very informative and relevant - kept it interesting.

    • Lots of good information.

    • Very relevant session.