New York, NY (PRWEB) May 28, 2011
Crain’s New York Business hosted a breakfast panel on March 16, 2011 at the Yale Club in New York, NY. Speakers on the panel included Alan Fishman, chairman of the Brooklyn Academy of Music; Toni Goodale, chairman and CEO of Goodale Assocites; Laveen Naidu, executive director of Dance Theatre of Harlem; and George Steel, general manager and artistic director of New York Opera. Alair Townsend served as the Moderator of the panel.
The morning panel served as the first installment of Crain’s Business of Arts & Culture series. It explored the complexities surrounding increased competition for strong and deep-pocketed trustees. Additional issues discussed included strategies for finding new board members, keeping new board members, and leveraging the expertise of members to grow your organization.
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About Toni Goodale
Toni Goodale is listed in Who's Who in America, Who's Who of American Women, Who's Who in Finance and Industry and Who's Who in the East. She is a member of the Women's Forum, Inc. and has served on the Board of Directors of the New York Public Library, The Brearley School, the New York City Outward Bound Center, PEN American Center, Metropolitan Museum Business Committee, and others.
A cum laude graduate of Smith College, Toni Goodale has more than 30 years experience in the non-profit sector. Prior to establishing Goodale Associates, she headed the Ford Foundation's Internal Research Department and established Smith College's first development office in New York City. She has also served on many volunteer committees for visual and performing arts, education and civic affairs organizations.
For additional info, view Crain’s coverage on Toni Goodale.