I’m Ceci Dadisman

I’m an arts marketer, nonprofit empowerer, and public speaker.
I love helping organizations make marketing magic.

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Here is what I do

Public Speaking

I love empowering marketers and nonprofit administrators with actionable knowledge and useful takeaways.

WordPress Websites

Think your nonprofit doesn’t have the budget for a professional website? Think again!

Online Display Advertising

Find out how you can target your online ads more effectively to drive traffic to your website.

Email Marketing

Email marketing has one of the highest ROI of any marketing activity. I can help you optimize your campaigns.

Facebook Advertising

Facebook advertising can be an incredibly powerful tool for nonprofit organizations. I can help you get started.

Website Optimization

I can help you adjust your organization’s website for maximum usability using data-driven methods.

Ceci is a one woman arts marketing army.

Other things people are saying about me (#blushing)

“I ALWAYS get the best, most useful stuff from @CeciDadisman. Every conference. Thanks, Ceci!”

Cathy O’Neal
Cathy O’Neal

“Ceci Dadisman – she broke complex Google Analytics down to easy to understand and implement tasks, for people of all user levels too.”

National Arts Marketing Conference 2015 Attendee
National Arts Marketing Conference 2015 Attendee

“Thank you very much for your inspiring discussion at OPERA America’s Social Media Seminar. I learned a lot of new e-marketing strategies and look forward to implementing some for Opera SLO.”

Sharon Dobson
Sharon DobsonOpera San Luis Obispo

“Ceci Dadisman – she gets it! Knows what it’s like to be an arts marketer and knew the best advice on how to manage analytics in our orgs.”

National Arts Marketing Conference 2015 Attendee
National Arts Marketing Conference 2015 Attendee

“Most charming and adorable start to a #nampc session award goes to @CeciDadisman #winningwebsites”

Lynne Kingsley
Lynne KingsleyBlackRock Center for the Arts

“#winningwebsites – winner of the conference.”

Deeksha Gaur
Deeksha GaurWoolly Mammoth Theatre Company

“Really amazing presentation by @palmbeachopera at #operaconf”

Opera Atelier
Opera Atelier

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This is me. I’ve got 15 years of marketing experience and a passion for the arts.

Here’s my official biography:

Ceci is a multi-faceted marketing professional with over 10 years of experience successfully marketing the arts and nonprofits utilizing innovative and cutting-edge initiatives. Currently the Digital Marketing Manager at FORM and the President of Cardinal + Company, she is nationally recognized as a leader in digital and social media marketing and specializes in the integration of digital marketing and technology into traditional marketing methods.

A frequent public speaker, Ceci’s recent and upcoming engagements feature national conference appearances at NTEN, National Arts Marketing Project, Arts Midwest, and Chorus America in addition to many other local and regional events. Known for her easy-going and vernacular style, she creates open learning environments with an emphasis on information sharing and useful takeaways.

Ceci is passionate about empowering people through marketing and is a contributor to Arts Hacker where she regularly shares timely information and step-by-step tutorials.

A chronic early-adopter, Ceci has a passion for discovering ways that technology can be used to create more engaging arts experiences.  The Curated Arts Experience focuses on collecting real-world case studies about how organizations around the world are using technology to engage the participant or enrich the experience at an arts event.

She is on the Arts Midwest Conference Professional Development Committee, the NTEN 2018 Conference Session Advisory Committee, is the Immediate Past President and Chapter Founder of Femfessionals West Palm Beach, the Immediate Past Chapter Leader and Chapter Founder of the West Palm Beach Chapter of Girl Develop It, the Immediate Past President of the South Florida Chapter of the American Marketing Association, and served for many years on the National Arts Marketing Project Advisory Committee and as the OPERA America Marketing Network Chair.  She was recently appointed to the West Virginia University College of Creative Arts Visiting Committee.

Ceci was born and raised in Pittsburgh, PA and graduated from West Virginia University with a music degree in vocal performance.  She currently lives in Cleveland, Ohio.

Check out some of my recent articles posted on ArtsHacker.com:

  • Everything We Know About The Facebook Feed...
    by Ceci Dadisman on January 17, 2018 at 8:00 am

    Ok, so Facebook has announced changes to how it displays content in the feed and people are freaking out. And not in a good way. Here’s what is happening: Posts from family and Friends be prioritized According to VP of News Feed Adam Mosseri, Facebook will prioritize “posts that inspire […]

  • How Not To Be Like Kodak
    by Ceci Dadisman on November 30, 2017 at 2:37 am

    When we think about most arts organizations, would we use the term “innovative” to describe them? Probably not. For many organizations, things have been done largely the same way for decades. Sure, there may be some shiny new things like a website or app, but the experience of attending […]

  • Facebook Is Matching Donations On #GivingTuesday,...
    by Ceci Dadisman on November 14, 2017 at 10:41 pm

    Facebook has just announced that they are partnering with the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation to match donations made through Facebook on #GivingTuesday (November 28) up to $2 million. Facebook is also waiving the processing fees for these transactions, even after the match runs out. Because […]

  • Culture Track 2017 Is Here!
    by Ceci Dadisman on October 23, 2017 at 7:00 am

    After waiting for three long years, the 2017 edition of LaPlaca Cohen’s Culture Track has arrived! Arts and culture data nerds, rejoice! As per the Culture Track website: Culture Track is a national online survey of cultural consumers’ attitudes, motivators, and barriers to […]

Here are some of my recent and upcoming speaking engagements

I regularly speak on topics relating to digital marketing around the country.

My favorite topics include: website optimization, email marketing, social media best practices and advertising, and using data to make informed marketing decisions.

I also offer in-person and virtual guest lectures at the university level.

Would you like me to speak at your event? Contact me!

Arts Midwest Conference 2017 // Photo: Terry Gilliam

Chorus America Conference
Digital Marketing Bootcamp
Email Marketing Makeover
June 2016

Arts Midwest Conference
Click. Click. Done.  Developing Your Google Analytics Skills (Preconference)
September 2016

Institute of Outdoor Theatre Conference
Google Analytics
October 2016

National Arts Marketing Project Conference
Extreme Email Marketing Makeover!
November 2016

Columbus Arts Marketing Association
Digital Marketing Bootcamp
April 2017

Ohio Arts Council
Click.Click. Done. Developing Your Google Analytics Skills (Webinar)
May 2017

Arts & Humanities Council of Montgomery County
Digital Marketing Bootcamp
June 2017

Chorus America Conference
Use Your Data To Attract and Retain Donors and Ticket Buyers
Social Media Bootcamp
June 2017

Greater Cincinnati Choral Consortium
Digital Marketing Bootcamp
August 2017

Arts Midwest Conference
Email Marketing Makeover
August 2017
Voted Most Popular Conference Session!

Arts & Humanities Council of Montgomery County
Facebook Advertising Bootcamp (Webinar)
January 2018

Chorus America
Email Marketing Makeover (Webinar)
February 2018

SETC Conference
Engaging the African American Community: A Tactical Guide
Market Smarter, Not Harder: Using Your Own Data for Marketing Success
Click. Click. Done.  Developing Your Google Analytics Skills
March 2018

West Virginia Association of Museums
Website and Email Optimization
March 2018

Association of Fundraising Professionals: Northeast Ohio Chapter
Email Marketing Makeover
April 2018

NTEN Conference
Everything Tech Providers Wished You Knew About Writing An RFP (Plus The Stuff They Want To Keep Secret)
April 2018

Association of Arts Administration Educators
Effective Data-Driven Decision Making
May 2018

Kentucky Museum & Heritage Alliance
Digital Marketing Bootcamp
June 2018

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