President, Banff CentreBanff, USA
Janice Price became President of The Banff Centre on March 16th, 2015. She most recently served as CEO of the Luminato Festival, Toronto’s Festival of Art and Creativity, an organization she led since its inception in 2006. As the Festival’s Founding CEO, Janice helped Luminato become one of the world’s largest and most respected annual multi-arts festivals. The Festival reaches over 800,000 audience members annually, and in its first eight seasons commissioned 75 new works. Previous to Luminato, Janice was the President and CEO of The Kimmel Centre for the Performing Arts in Philadelphia from 2002-2006, and prior to that position she was Vice President of Marketing and Communications and then Interim Executive Director at New York’s Lincoln Centre for the Performing Arts.
Prior to her professional engagements in the United States, Janice held senior positions at a number of Toronto arts organizations, including the Sony Centre for the Performing Arts and
The Corporation of Roy Thomson Hall and Massey Hall. From 1992 – 1996, Janice was
the Director of Marketing and Special Projects for the Stratford Festival.
Ms. Price has served on numerous arts related Boards, and currently serves on the National Board of Culture Days, Business for the Arts, Govenor Generals Canadian Leadership Council, and the Council of Post-Secondary Presidents of Alberta.