News

Arts and business news from around the country.

RSS

VIDEO: Business Leaders Discuss Arts Partnerships

Posted by Jessica Gaines
0 Comments

 

Every year, Americans for the Arts, through its Business Committee for the Arts program and BCA 10 Award, recognizes 10 businesses of all sizes for their exceptional involvement with the arts that enriches the workplace and the community. These companies set the standard for excellence and serve as role models for others to follow. 

 

In this video, hear from business leaders on why the arts matter, how the arts have brought value to their communities, and why these businesses partner with the arts. This video supports the powerful message about how the art changes lives, helps people go beyond work to leave a legacy, and helps create traditions and new ways of achieving purpose.

 

The following BCA 10 winners are represented in the video via speakers and/or pARTnership projects:

 

Aetna

Austin Energy

Auto Zone

Badger Meter

CopperPoint Insurance Companies

Corning

Dealer.com

Dogfish Head Craft Brewery

Duke Energy

Dunlap Codding

Jorge Perez/The Related Group

M Powered Strategies

NV Energy

Prospective

US BANK

 

More information on the BCA 10 here.

Related
Comments
blog comments powered by Disqus

More News

Cultural Districts Opens Doors to Economic Opportunity
Jul 20, 2017 0 Comments
What exactly is a cultural district, and why does it matter to businesses and communities?   Cultural districts leverage a unique resource or talent available within the community (a sustainable competitive advantage) to serve...
Go to full post
400 Businesses Acknowledge the Importance of the Arts
Jul 18, 2017 0 Comments
Since 2005, Americans for the Arts’ BCA 10 Awards has received nominations for over 400 businesses across the country that see the importance of cultivating the arts and culture sector for the betterment of their companies and...
Go to full post
Brand Building with the Arts: BACARDÍ and Major Lazer Partner to Support Caribbean Musical Talent
Jul 13, 2017 0 Comments
According to the global head of music at BACARDÍ, Liz Walaszczyk, “Every brand wants to have a place in music.”   2013 BCA 10 winner BACARDÍ is an enduring brand with a 153 year old history, surviving Prohibition and on top...
Go to full post
Arts and Business Partnerships Celebrated Across the Globe
Jul 11, 2017 0 Comments
Business support of the arts is widespread across almost every continent, with examples from countries ranging from the United States to India to Mexico, South Africa and the United Kingdom.   In the United States, Americans...
Go to full post
Why the Arts are Essential to Industry 4.0
Jul 07, 2017 0 Comments
We are on the precipice of industry 4.0, or the Fourth Industrial Revolution, where interconnected devices, systems and artificial intelligence utilize analytics to provide greater decision making capacity. The advancements will...
Go to full post
Businesses Are Looking Towards the Arts for Employee Engagement & Creativity, According to New Survey by The Conference Board & Americans for the Arts
Jul 05, 2017 0 Comments
Only 28 percent of companies attempted to measure the business or societal impact of arts contributions   Friday, June 30, 2017   NEW YORK, NY — As employee engagement becomes a priority for companies, many of them are turning...
Go to full post
Announcing the 2017 BCA Leadership Award and BCA pARTnership Award Honorees
Jun 29, 2017 0 Comments
Americans for the Arts is pleased to announce the BCA Leadership Award and the *new* BCA pARTnership Award honorees for 2017.  The awards are presented annually by the Business Committee for the Arts (BCA), a division of Americans...
Go to full post
What Do El Dorado, Tulsa, Oak Park, and San Carlos All Have in Common?
Jun 28, 2017 0 Comments
They understand that the arts contribute to the economy and quality of life.    Small towns across America are realizing the potential of the arts to reenergize economies, rebrand districts, and revitalize neighborhood infrastructure...
Go to full post
The Arts Mean Business
Jun 27, 2017 0 Comments
It’s a tough world out there for nonprofit arts organizations, and only those with savvy business skills employed within a social value-maximizing framework survive. However, for some reason, arts organizations are not perceived...
Go to full post
Study Demonstrates That Nonprofit Arts Are An Economic, Employment Powerhouse
Jun 22, 2017 0 Comments
A new national study by Americans for the Arts finds that the nation’s nonprofit arts and culture industry generated $166.3 billion in economic activity in 2015—$63.8 billion in spending by arts and cultural organizations and...
Go to full post
2017 BCA Survey of Business Support for the Arts Webcast
Jun 19, 2017 0 Comments
As employee engagement becomes a priority for companies, many of them are turning to the arts in an effort to fuel attraction and retention. The latest BCA Survey of Business Support for the Arts, Business Contributions to the...
Go to full post
Tech Realizes Business Potential in Emerging Playwrights
Jun 15, 2017 0 Comments
America has over 57 million podcast listeners monthly – roughly 21% of the population.   As a result, media tech businesses are seeking to understand how they can create ear-catching narrative that resonates with these audiences...
Go to full post
Impact Investing in the Arts – Bringing Arts and Business Together for Economic and social Impact
Jun 13, 2017 0 Comments
The impact investing community is starting to realize that the arts and business are one – both seeking to utilize finite resources to create returns beyond profit.   “Artists are entrepreneurs who need to access the right...
Go to full post
Coca-Cola Celebrates Local Artists in 10 Artists, 10 Bottles Exhibition
Jun 09, 2017 0 Comments
Atlanta has long been touted as a cultural hub, given frequent national nods towards its rap, hip-hop and now, film and TV scene.  Given the onset of a slew of pop-culture phenomena like Donald Glover’s “Atlanta” and the undeniably...
Go to full post

Already a partner?

Already a partner?

Learn easy ways to take your partnership to a new level.

Use our ads locally

Use our ads locally

View The pARTnership Movement ad campaign and find ways to use the ads.

pARTnership videos

pARTnership videos

Watch and share our videos from The pARTnership Movement.

Partnership ideas

Partnership ideas

Inspire employees with tickets to the ballet or a concert.

Are you an arts group?

Are you an arts group?

Get listed in our searchable directory.

Recruit talent

Recruit talent

Employees want to live and work in a vibrant community.