Dinner will honor Great Living Cincinnatians

Thursday, Feb. 18, 5 p.m., Grand Ballroom, Duke Energy Center The 2016 class of Great Living Cincinnatians will be saluted for their leadership and legacy at the Cincinnati USA Regional Chamber’s Annual Dinner, presented by PNC. This year’s honorees are…

ArtsWave campaign aims for record $12.45 million

Greater Cincinnati’s annual campaign for the arts will attempt to surpass last year’s record total by raising $12,450,000. ArtsWave Community Campaign chairs Jill P. Meyer and Awadagin Pratt announced the goal at a special concert to kick off the 2016…

Jill Meyer and Awadagin Pratt: The marriage of business + art

It would be easy to look at Jill Meyer and Awadagin Pratt and see two Cincinnatis. Meyer is small and blond and business. Pratt is big and dreadlocked and music. But the two see the interdependence of those two worlds. Pratt and Meyer know you cannot have strong arts without significant support from business and that you cannot attract and retain talented people to work in the region without vibrant arts.