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CityDance Productions, Inc. Wins Best Nonprofit Arts Organization in DC, MD, VA

CityDance Productions, Inc. logo: Letitia Hays

Why CityDance Productions, Inc. Was Selected as the Winner

After careful review, we have chosen CityDance Productions, Inc. and its founder, Letitia Hays, as the recipients of this year’s Stellar Business Award. The company’s mission to transform lives and communities through dance, and its commitment to making world-class dance accessible to all, aligns perfectly with our values. Letitia’s dedication to the organization, her extensive experience in the field of Dance Therapy, and her work with at-risk and incarcerated women, demonstrate a profound commitment to using dance as a tool for social change. Her recognition as the 2012 Woman of the Year by the National Association of Professional Women further underscores her excellence and dedication in the arts. We believe that CityDance Productions, Inc. and Letitia Hays embody the spirit of the Stellar Business Award.

They displayed all of the qualities that we at Stellar Business look for when determining excellence. These qualities include outstanding growth, service to their community, and excellent business practices. We determined that they excel in these criteria as the top Nonprofit Arts Organization in DC, MD, VA.

About CityDance Productions, Inc.

With a mission to transform lives and communities through dance, CityDance works towards creating a world where everyone has access to the benefits of an arts education and where world-class dance is available to all.

Today, we congratulate CityDance Productions, Inc. for winning this years annual Stellar Business Award for Nonprofit Arts Organization in DC, MD, VA. Our selection committee reviewed several outstanding companies for this award, and we decided unanimously that they are the official winners.

Competition in Nonprofit Arts Organization

  • CityDance School & Conservatory
  • Dance Place
  • Dance Institute of Washington
  • BalletNova Center for Dance
  • Dance Loft on 14
  • Dance Exchange
  • Dance Institute of Washington
  • DC Dance Collective
  • CityDance POP! (Point of Perfection)
  • CityDance Dream

CityDance Productions, Inc. Reviews

Our team at Stellar Business reviews companies based on several factors, including online reviews, the ability to deliver results, interactions with leadership, and more. Based on these metrics, we then create a weighted overall score.

When giving reviews, we interviewed Letitia Hays about their success in the DC, MD, VA area. We also looked at what their customers were saying on Google and other trusted review sites. Because CityDance Productions, Inc. maintains consistently stellar reviews, they received strong consideration for this award.

Best Business Consulting in DC, MD, VA

CityDance Productions, Inc. quickly became our strongest applicants in DC, MD, VA. They displayed excellent customer service, an ability to deliver, and maintain high reviews in their community. So, Stellar Business would like to endorse them as the top Nonprofit Arts Organization in DC, MD, VA. We believe that their outstanding ability to serve their clients in DC, MD, VA makes them a long-time favorite provider.

Letitia Hays Recognized as Chief Operating Officer of CityDance Productions, Inc.

Letitia (Tish) Hays moved to Washington, DC in 2003 to accept a fellowship award from American University, where she graduated with a Master’s degree in Choreography and Performance and a Certificate in Arts Management. While completing her graduate degree, she took an internship with CityDance that has kept her tenured with the organization ever since. Tish traveled with the professional company, under the auspices of the U.S. Department of State, for Middle East, South America and Eastern Europe cultural diplomacy tours. Along with touring and performing, Tish’s most rewarding experiences have been working in the field of Dance Therapy with the Children’s Home Society’s Breaking Free Program: Arts for At Risk Girls, Community Partnership for the Homeless: Kids Interpretive Dance, and Dade Correctional Institution’s Inside Out: Art for Incarcerated Women programs. Tish is a consultant on concert production, studio and theater build-outs, and digital media. She currently holds station as CityDance’s COO, and received the 2012 Woman of the Year award from the National Association of Professional Women for excellence and dedication in the arts.

Best Business Consulting in DC, MD, VA

To confirm them as the official winner of our Stellar Business Award for excellence in {text:39} in DC, MD, VA, we made the following announcements:

  • This public post on our website highlights them as the winner

  • A public announcement on our LinkedIn, Instagram, and Facebook page 

  • Provided a physical certificate signed by our committee

  • Assured that there are no other winners for the category of Nonprofit Arts Organization in DC, MD, VA

  • Sent a physical Stellar Business trophy to symbolize this award

We encourage you to visit our award winner’s business website to learn more about how they can help you with Nonprofit Arts Organization in DC, MD, VA. Link below.

Contact: Letitia Hays

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