Jake F. HiebertConsultant, New York
Since joining AEA, Jake has worked across a number of sectors and geographies, performing research, concept development, and financial analysis for clients such as Signature Theatre Company, Jones Hall for the Performing Arts, Luen Mei Group (Shanghai), the City of Santa Clarita, the Camargo Foundation (Cassis, France), and the Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum.
He is experienced in performing arts production and promotion, having previously worked at the Bowery Presents in NYC, as well as Transmission Events and Austin City Limits Live in Austin, Texas. Since 2014, Jake has written, recorded, toured, and managed his alternative rock band, TOMA, performing around the country and at SXSW.
Jake graduated in 2016 from the University of Texas at Austin, where he received his B.A. in Plan II Honors and a certificate in Creative Writing, and wrote his thesis on the Chinese independent music industry. Jake has travelled extensively, including serving as a U.S. State Department Student Ambassador to China. He speaks Spanish and some Mandarin.