Via sfea.wildapricot.org – “The Southeast Festivals & Events Association (SFEA) is a 501 (c) 6 membership-based organization comprised of festival and event planners, venues, and industry service providers. SFEA was founded in 2009 to strengthen the festival and event industry throughout the southeast United States by hosting educational sessions, networking opportunities, award recognition, and additional events throughout the year; thus, allowing for continued professional growth within the festivals and events industry.
The Executive Director will manage all business aspects of the Southeast Festivals and Events Association (SFEA). These aspects include but are not limited to financial management, contractual relationships, membership development and retention, public relations, marketing, fundraising, sponsorship solicitation, media relations, and general office duties. The director will maintain a SFEA office under the provisions set forth in the policies & procedures manual. The director shall coordinate and manage the SFEA annual conference. The director will provide support, analysis, and recommendations to the board of directors and to various committee chairmen. The SFEA director will be knowledgeable of issues pertaining to the festival and event industry.”