Designing Leadership serves leaders and teams from the city’s top creative and cultural organizations. Whether you work in a design-focused business, an arts + culture nonprofit, or a creative services team at a traditional firm, world-class creative professionals deserve world-class opportunities to grow. Expert faculty from the Wharton School of Business and the IBM Leadership Academy provide five Fridays sessions, focused on leadership from the individual to the organization. Tuition for Designing Leadership is $1,000 per participant.
If you’re one of Philadelphia’s top creative leaders, get connected to other members of your community, collaborate on real-time challenges, and build a stronger creative economy for the region.
If you’re a business or nonprofit leader, learn more about how Designing Leadership strengthens management performance, employee engagement, and city-wide networking opportunities.
Community Impact: Success Stories from Creative Leaders
“It’s hard to take time out of our fast-paced demanding schedules, but the classroom sessions forced you to focus solely on strengthening leadership abilities and walk away with valuable insights that I’ll take with me for the rest of my career – well worth the time investment.”
Laura Krebs Miller, Vice President, Cashman & Associates Communications
“A vibrant arts scene like Philadelphia’s requires a skilled and ever evolving leadership – something the Arts + Business Council will help expand with this new program.”
Dennis Scholl, Vice President, Arts of Knight Foundation