Upon graduating from the University of Pennsylvania, Robert Rimm founded 88keys.com to provide communications services for clients within the nonprofit, arts and educational communities in the United States, Europe and Russia. He has also been managing editor of the nonprofit Arch Street Press since 2010. His key interests include art and culture, social entrepreneurship, education, the environment and human rights. Fluent in French and Russian, he is a widely published author and professional member of the Authors Guild, PEN America and the American Society of Journalists and Authors. He enjoys travel, running, tennis, reading and volunteering for crucial social causes.
Clive Gillinson-recipient of many university, cultural and government awards including the CBE (Commander of the British Empire) and later a knighthood-develops the artistic concepts for Carnegie Hall presentations and oversees all aspects of the world-renowned venue's management, including strategic and artistic planning, resource development, education, finance and administration, as well as operations for the Weill Music Institute, which offers extraordinary educational opportunities and access to more than half a million youth and adults both regionally and internationally each season. Prior to joining Carnegie Hall in 2005, he was the London Symphony Orchestra's managing director for more than 20 years.