Open Office Hours

Free, one-on-one entrepreneurship consulting for creatives. All locations are by appointment only and open to the public. Discuss ideas, strategies, and tactics with local professionals. In-person only. Request your appointment below.

Consulting topics at UArts:

  • Accounting - Mat Tecosky
  • Business strategy - Richard Genzer
  • Content strategy - David Thomas (starting June)
  • Financial business strategy - Steven Newbury
  • Intellectual property / patents - Clark Jablon
  • Legal - Frank Taney
  • Marketing - Rayce Rollins
  • Pitching and Presentation Skills - Judith Sachs
  • Press relations - Peter Key
  • Pricing and merchandising - Kristen Ainscoe
  • Social media - Todd Hestand
  • Student debt - Michael Light
  • Video production - Edan Cohen
  • Web design and development - Mike Tedeschi

Consulting topics at Curtis Institute of Music:

  • Artistic project planning and resource development - Matt Levy
  • Public relations - Jennifer Kallend

Consulting topics at NextFab:

  • Business development - Harvey Hoffman
  • Human resources and operations - Katie O'Loughlin
  • Legal - Sarah Holmes
  • Legal - Frank Taney
  • Process manufacturing - Evan Malone

Consultants' availability may vary monthly.

Cancellations: Must be made 24 hours in advance either through the scheduler or with the advisor directly.  Consulting sessions may be refused due to frequent cancellations under 24 hours or no-shows.

Entrepreneur office hours is a program of the Corzo Center @ UArts in partnership with Curtis Institute of Music and NextFab. Supported by the Knight Foundation and PECO.