ACCA Consultant

Sue Edworthy
Company Name

Sue Edworthy Arts Planning





Business Phone


Biographical Info

Sue Edworthy has worked in the non-profit performing arts for over twenty years. Her passion for the has led her to stints as a director, event coordinator and arts administrator and she is now a respected and sought-after consultant, speaker, and facilitator. She has run 75+ workshops on marketing, social media and branding including the inaugural Work in Culture Marketing Masterclass in 2021/22. In addition, Sue Edworthy Arts Planning now provides counsel, solutions and support for individual artists and arts organizations in areas such as marketing, branding, strategic planning, mentorship and more. Sue is a former Board Member for TAPA, was co-chair for Artsvote 2014, 2016 and 2018 and spent 2 years of a seven-year stint as Vice President of The Toronto Fringe Festival. She is a Harold Award recipient, received the 2012 and 2013 Char-PR Prize for PR, and is the 2015 recipient of the Leonard McHardy and John Harvey Award for Excellence in Arts Administration. Most recently she has become a member of the Mass Culture Communications Working Group. She runs Sue Edworthy Arts Planning, a marketing, producing and strategic planning company for the Toronto arts community as well as other select national and international clients. Visit for more information.

Year consulting practice established


Primary Clients

Cultural Not-For-Profit, Cultural For-Profit, Arts Service Organizations, Festivals / presenters

Consulting Specialization

Audience development / engagement, Digital, Facilitation, Festivals and events management, Marketing / social media / communications, Presenting and producing, Project management, Strategic planning

Frequent Disciplines

Media arts, Performing arts, Visual arts and crafts, Multi-disciplinary