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Connecting the Dots

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Andrew Recinos

Andrew RecinosPresident, Tessitura

TitleConnecting the Dots

Published7/18/2018

Read/View Time25 min


What does the world need right now?

And what am I really good at that can help with that need?

More importantly, how do the answers to those questions help you in your day-to-day life and work?

Tessitura Network President Andrew Recinos explores the answers that he's found in visits with cultural organizations around the world. These organizations' inspiring stories have another purpose: sharing the joy of our work in arts and culture can provide an antidote to the stress of the world we live in. Help keep that momentum by sharing your own moment on social media with the hashtag #sharetheculture

Andrew delivered this talk to more than 1,800 attendees from over 300 arts and cultural organizations at the 2018 Tessitura Learning and Community Conference in Orlando in July 2018. The same day he launched his new blog, “The Culturephiles.” 

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Andrew Recinos

Andrew Recinos

President

Tessitura

Andrew Recinos is President of the Tessitura Network.

He is responsible for oversight of Tessitura's North American operations, including Consulting, Application Support, Managed Services, Community, Conference, and Learning Resources divisions. Working closely with CEO Jack Rubin, Andrew is a key strategic leader for the company. Taking an active role in connecting with Tessitura's member organizations, Andrew visits with scores of cultural professionals around the globe each year, sharing news about the company and learning the many unique stories of our community. Andrew's presentations draw insights from the multifaceted organizations in the world of Tessitura. 

Prior to joining Tessitura, Andrew was a Managing Director at Jacobson Consulting Applications (JCA) where he oversaw their Products division.  Andrew served as a product lead for the development of T-Stats, Tessitura Dashboards and the Revenue Management Application (RMA), as well as serving as Tessitura implementation lead for more than 30 Tessitura implementations. In 2009, Andrew became the Product Manager for the Tessitura Next Generation Project and served on the Board Steering Committee for the project to re-envision Tessitura. Prior to JCA, Andrew worked in fundraising, membership and technology at a variety of non-profits, most notably Carnegie Hall in New York City, where he worked for eight years. Among his roles was Director, Friends of Carnegie Hall, where he oversaw all aspects of this 15,000 member program.

Andrew has a Master’s Degree in Arts Administration and Bachelor of Music, Composition from Indiana University. He currently serves on the Distinguished Alumni Council of the Indiana University School of Public & Environmental Affairs. He lives in Portland, Oregon with his wife and daughter.

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