Client comments

We asked a few of our performing arts clients to share their thoughts about working with us. (We thank them for the opportunity to post these comments!)


“There is no more valuable marketing tool than research. You get an amazing return on your investment in the form of priceless feedback from your customers, who will tell you everything you need to know to market effectively.” (Slover Linett client since 1999)

Jonna Robertson
Director of Marketing
Chicago Symphony Orchestra

“I tell our colleagues in other arts groups that Slover Linett Strategies is the “perfect” consulting firm—knowledgeable, smart, strategic, and respectful of the client organization’s culture, needs, and constraints. We never get boilerplate proposals or analysis. We’ve been working with Slover Linett on audience research for over five years, and we continue to count on them to push us beyond our assumptions in a practical way that we can use tomorrow.”

Karen Fishman

Executive Director

Music of the Baroque


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Multiculturalism is key for creating inclusive arts experiences


Last month, Coca-Cola aired its now-famous Super Bowl ad depicting people from various racial, ethnic, and cultural groups singing “America the Beautiful” together in different languages. Among the instant outpouring of polarized reactions to this ad rang much praise for its depiction of a multicultural America. Yet the ad provoked a slew of negative responses as well. Many of the ad’s detractors questioned whether this multicultural America could ever feel as cohesive as an America whose citizens speak a common language, and therefore have taken great strides toward assimilating into a common culture.

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