NEW YORK, Feb. 5, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Brunswick Arts, a leading arts communications agency and part of the corporate advisory firm Brunswick Group, announced today that Jan Rothschild will join the firm as a Partner in New York. Jan joins Brunswick from the Barnes Foundation in Philadelphia and brings with her over 25 years of experience delivering global communications and marketing campaigns for cultural institutions and not-for-profit organizations. Ms. Rothschild will be responsible for establishing the Brunswick Arts New York offer and overseeing client work in the U.S. and the Americas.
"We are delighted that Jan is joining Brunswick Arts and it is wonderful that her appointment coincides with Brunswick Arts' 15th Anniversary," said Group Chief Executive Susan Gilchrist. "Brunswick Arts works with clients around the world, and Jan's appointment in New York will ensure we can continue to give senior level arts advice on the ground in the US. As more and more corporate clients are engaging with the arts across the globe, Jan's extensive international experience will be a valuable asset."
"This is great news for Brunswick Arts and will further strengthen our offer in the U.S. and internationally," said Ben Rawlingson Plant, Managing Partner of Brunswick Arts. "Our international clients will benefit hugely from senior counsel on the ground in the U.S., while our clients based in the Americas will welcome the insight and experience that Jan will bring to the table. We are thrilled to have her."
Jan Rothschild joins Brunswick Arts from the Barnes Foundation an educational art institution founded in Philadelphia in 1922, where she was Senior Vice President, Communications for nearly four years and opened the new Tod Williams and Billie Tsien campus. In addition Jan set up an infrastructure for communications, overseeing all media, marketing, social media, branding, graphic design and online presence.
Prior to this Jan worked for the Cambridge Information Group, where she was responsible for all communications for the Education Division of this international family investment company, including Sotheby's Institute of Art. Jan has also worked in executive roles at The National Trust for Historic Preservation, based in Washington, DC, the Whitney Museum of American Art, based in New York overseeing communications, community and government relations, marketing, digital media and visitor services, and The Corcoran Gallery of Art, in Washington, DC.
About Brunswick Group
Brunswick is an advisory firm specializing in critical issues and corporate relations. Founded in 1987, Brunswick is an organically grown, private partnership with 23 offices around the world.
Ben Rawlingson Plant
Managing Partner, Brunswick Arts
Tel: +44 20 7936 1295
SOURCE Brunswick Group