After serving as Interim General Manager of Soundstreams for the past six months, Ben Dietschi has been officially appointed Executive Director of Soundstreams, effective today.
Soundstreams had originally hired Searchlight Recruitment to lead the search for a new executive director to take the place of Susan Worthington, who left in 2015 to take a position at the National Ballet School, as Theatre Operations and Production Manager.
The departure left a vacuum, which Dietschi had stepped in to fill temporarily in January 2016 until a suitable candidate could be found. The timing proved crucial as Soundstreams was undergoing the most ambitious programming season in its history.
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