Arts United http://nipr.fm en Interview: Arts United's New President Shares Her Long-Term Vision http://nipr.fm/post/interview-arts-uniteds-new-president-shares-her-long-term-vision <p>After an intensive five-month search, <a href="http://www.artsunited.org/">Arts United of Greater Fort Wayne</a> found its new president.</p><p>Their choice: Susan Mendenhall, Arts United director of resource development, who succeeds former longtime leader, Jim Sparrow.</p><p>Earlier this week, WBOI's own Julia Meek invited Susan to the Madge Rothschild Studios to discuss the organization, her new position and the fifty-year vision she inherited.</p> Fri, 31 Jan 2014 22:17:40 +0000 Julia Meek 26013 at http://nipr.fm Interview: Arts United's New President Shares Her Long-Term Vision Interview: Julia Meek with Arts United's Dan Ross http://nipr.fm/post/interview-julia-meek-arts-uniteds-dan-ross <p>Arts United of Greater Fort Wayne is one of the oldest united arts funds in the United States. It functions&nbsp; as an umbrella organization for more than 70 nonprofit arts and cultural organizations in the area, typically staying busy behind the scenes, while its partners take the spotlight.</p><p>In this interview, WBOI&rsquo;s Julia Meek turns the tables on Arts United Development Director Dan Ross to find out more about the state of the organization.</p><p></p> Thu, 10 Oct 2013 14:54:40 +0000 Sean Bueter 21464 at http://nipr.fm Interview: Julia Meek with Arts United's Dan Ross Arts United introduces consolidated box office http://nipr.fm/post/arts-united-introduces-consolidated-box-office <p>Five of Fort Wayne's arts organizations will soon share a single box office and a new online presence.</p><p>At a media event Friday morning, Arts United President Jim Sparrow announced the creation of the new ArtsTix Community Box Office.The system will allow patrons to buy tickets for the Fort Wayne Ballet, Philharmonic, Civic Theatre, Youtheare and Dance Collective at a single ticketing location. The initiative will also add online ticketing for those organizations.</p> Fri, 24 Aug 2012 18:39:51 +0000 Sean Bueter 2971 at http://nipr.fm Arts United introduces consolidated box office