Wednesday, August 29, 9:00am-10:45am - Michelangelo, Bellagio Las Vegas
KAREN A. FISCHER founded Pasifika Artists Network in 2009, the only such agency in Hawai‘i promoting national and international touring for the performing arts of Hawai‘i and the Pacific. Prior to launching her agency, she was President & CEO of the Maui Arts & Cultural Center, a multi-disciplinary presenting organization. With over 35 years of national arts experience, Karen has worked at Cal Performances, UC Berkeley; Yerba Buena Center for the Arts, San Francisco; and The Joffrey Ballet and the Metropolitan Opera, New York, and served on numerous boards and panels. She is currently Board Chair of APAP (Association of Performing Arts Professionals).