The Art of Connecting: Authentic & Efficient Communications

Monday, July 29
Workshop: 3:00 PM – 4:00 PM
Center for Arts and Humanities
1226 North Tamiami Trail


Communications professionals will be available for individual and group consultations from 4 PM – 5 PM.

As advances in technology create new ways to communicate with your supporters and followers, arts organizations have the opportunity to craft unique, innovative and efficient communications strategies.

Join us and the team from MagnifyGood to learn how to leverage your resources to create integrated communications strategies that connect with people authentically and efficiently.

Presented By:

Roxanne Joffe, President and Founder, MagnifyGood
As CEO and founder of her own strategic communications firm in Sarasota, FL, Roxanne Joffe helps organizations solve complex communications issues using today’s technologies in a resource-challenged world. Roxanne provides the insight of a founder of three companies with the skill of a master communicator.

Her experience in the nonprofit world includes serving in numerous leadership positions. She is a founding board member of the Institute for the Ages. She is a graduate of Leadership Florida and was selected to become a member of The International Women’s Forum, a prestigious consortium dedicated to advancing women’s leadership across all continents. She is also a recipient of the Athena Award and was named Woman Entrepreneur of the Year by the Greater Sarasota Chamber of Commerce.

Branan Jacobs, Director of Communications, MagnifyGood
Branan manages the outreach efforts of MagnifyGood’s clients through the research, development, and implementation of strategic communications solutions. He draws upon his communications expertise, keen attention to detail, and inherent desire to do good to fulfill and promote nonprofit missions and endeavors locally and beyond. 

As a consultant to The Patterson Foundation, Branan manages communications relationships with local and national partners representing multiple sectors to foster alignment and maximize the collective impact of its initiatives. He was responsible for planning media outreach and leveraging partner communications assets during the public launch of Age-Friendly Sarasota, in addition to executing strategic communications tactics during the promotion and buildup of Patriot Plaza and the Veterans Legacy Summit. Branan is a graduate of Leadership Florida Connect and serves on the organization’s Calusa Regional Council.