Audience Development / Fundraising Consulting / Organizational Innovation
We believe in the power of audience development – cultivating vital relationships, making growth-oriented connections and building the right community – to further an organization’s reach and prosperity.
We identify, connect with and grow your markets.
We work with your team to build successful strategy.
We create unique experiences for discerning individuals.
We conceptualize and guide your most important moments.
We unite organizations and individuals for shared success.
We synchronize messaging for maximum impact.
In January we'll release Forward2016, a data-driven look at the trends and forecasts impacting your organization throughout the year. Tell us what you want to hear more about!
Karen believes that successful fundraising is an art that connects people, builds collaborations and achieves a vision. She has over 25 years of experience of working with arts organizations and other forward-thinking nonprofits around the country. Her expertise in fundraising and special event management successfully strengthens each client’s mission by securing funding, growing awareness and building community relationships.
Previously, Karen founded Karen DeTemple Consulting and worked at the The Institute of Contemporary Art, Boston, Exploratorium in San Francisco, The Joffrey Ballet in Chicago, The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, and The Phillips Collection in Washington, D.C.
Nicole has over 15 years of experience managing high profile audiences and strategic partnerships for national and international corporate and nonprofit institutions. She establishes the platform, messaging and outreach strategies to effectively engage key opinion leaders and tastemakers with a special focus on the contemporary visual arts.
Karen and Nicole have worked with the following leading organizations.