Resources

ABOUT OUR RESOURCES

Are you looking for more resources about entrepreneurship or starting a new business? The links below may be able to answer your questions. If not, please contact the Corzo Center, and we will find an expert to answer. 

How to Get and Keep Customers

Learn what goes into consumer purchasing decisions and how to influence them repeatedly.

Presented by Garron Gibbs, founder of TwoG Marketing, an Inbound Marketing company that specializes in customer acquisition and retention. Garron also serves on the African American Collections Committee at the Philadelphia Museum of Art while freelance writing for PhillyVoice.com.

Non-profit, LLC, or Fiscal Sponsorship

Learn the differences between various organizational structures, discussing the pros and cons of each in this hands-on workshop. Work with your artist or mission statement to determine the structure that best suits your practice. Connect with other artists to share experiences and new ideas. Follow-up one-on-one consulting will be made available for those in attendance.

Facilitated by Brittany Campese, owner of Vision Driven Consulting, a Philadelphia-based business that supports the visionary work of individuals, community groups, and not-for-profit organizations. Brittany runs a monthly workshop series for artists at The Rotunda in West Philadelphia.

Nuts and Bolts of Touring

Do you have a show that you want to take out on the road? Have you thought about performance touring but the logistics seem too daunting?

Join performer, educator, arts advocate, and touring artist Seth Lepore for an intensive workshop on the nuts and bolts of touring, covering essential topics like self-producing, insurance, networking, marketing, presenting organizations, and funding.

Based in Massachusetts, Lepore has traveled throughout the U.S. with four solo shows, and performed at universities, traditional and non-traditional theaters, alternative spaces, and living rooms.

Your Calling Card

You've made it. You've Pitched it. Now what do you do? Leave your contact with a stellar take away that keeps you in their mind. In this hands on workshop we will develop ideas for take-aways that strengthen your brand story.

Presented by Anne Cecil, Director of Design & Merchandising at Drexel University – Westphal College of Media Arts & Design.

Your Brand Is Still a Joke

This session focuses on developing a compelling brand story and identity package for use across multi - channel media.

Presented by Nick Cassway, Assistant Teaching Professor of Computer Design, Design & Merchandising at Drexel University – Westphal College of Media Arts & Design.