Deborah is a not-for-profit communications professional with extensive experience in marketing, strategic planning and project management.
Following several years working in marketing and media relations for major performing arts organizations across Canada, Deborah established her own consultancy and undertook a range of projects in the arts and cultural-heritage sectors.
Deborah’s career has included roles as Senior Marketing Consultant for Canada’s National Arts Centre Orchestra and Executive Director of the Governor General’s Performing Arts Awards Foundation. She has designed and facilitated strategic planning processes for a variety of organizations and has been called upon frequently as a capacity-building consultant for marketing and organizational effectiveness.
Deborah moved to Hong Kong in July 2014. She has since served as Director of Marketing for the Hong Kong Philharmonic Orchestra, and is currently Marketing Consultant to Premiere Performances, Hong Kong’s main presenter of recitals and chamber music, and a Senior Consultant with Global Philanthropic, an international fundraising network.