"Audience Development" is Matt Lehrman's passion. His expertise is helping companies, cultural organizations and causes to transform mere customers into dedicated communities of support.
For more than 30 years, Lehrman has studied, practiced and innovated at the intersection of marketing and customer engagement in a career spanning government affairs, banking, and arts & cultural management.
Matt speaks nationally on topics of loyalty & customer engagement and audience development. As a consultant, Matt delivers value to companies, nonprofit organizations and communities who require expertise in assessing and fulfilling customer expectations.
Matt is a speaker for Vistage, and addresses CEOs, senior executives and business owners nationwide. Since 2012, Matt has also served as an adjunct faculty member at Arizona State University where he teaches graduate and undergraduate courses on marketing, entrepreneurship and business management.
About his passion for "audience development," the Arizona Republic says, “his enthusiasm is genuine and infectious” and The Austin Chronicle says, “Lehrman was challenging [us]… to think about our audiences and expand our modes of interaction with them, whether that’s on a technological or personal front.”
About Matt Lehrman, the participants of his presentations and workshops agree: