Destiny USA’s expanded shopping mall celebrates the first anniversary today of officially changing its name from the “Carousel Center.” Since the transformation, General Manager Rob Schoeneck believes it’s led to an increase in business that has helped the greater community.
Symphonic music fans in Central New York will see a new Managing Director at the helm of Symphoria in about a month.
The organization hired Catherine Underhill, who’s been Executive Director of the Colorado Music Festival and Center for Musical Arts for the past 11 years. Underhill, who has 30 years of arts organization management after a Harvard degree in public administration, starts September 1, 2013.
Underhill says she hopes to ensure symphonic music stays vibrant in the Syracuse area:
The Syracuse area has been experiencing a tourism boom lately, and we may have the Canadians to thank for that. Destiny U-S-A Spokesperson David Aitken says that one out of four of their products are sold to “across-the-border” tourists.