Americans for the Arts Chief Operating Officer, Mara Walker, was one of many arts and business leaders in attendance at a recent breakfast hosted by ArtsWestchester, celebrating champions in business arts support. In honor of its 50th anniversary, ArtsWestchester has developed an initiative to create 50 new arts and business partnerships throughout Westchester county. Those in attendance at the breakfast spoke of why they support the arts, and how the arts are giving their businesses a competitive edge. Read the full article from Westchester Magazine at the link below.
Photo: from left: Mark Alexander, principal, Alexander Development Group; Mara Walker, COO, Americans for the Arts; Janet T. Langsam, CEO, ArtsWestchester; Jean Marie Connolly, senior director, BNY Mellon Wealth Management; Potoula Gjidija, manager Community Relations, Regeneron Pharmaceuticals; Joseph Oates, senior vice president, Business Services, Con Edison, at ArtsWestchester’s recent partnership breakfast. Photo courtesy of Westchester Magazine.