--- June 1994 Grand Ole Opry Box Office
National Science Foundation
$1.8M Louis Stokes Alliance for Minority Participation
---2003 to 2008 Founding Director
Senior Center for the Arts
Started Celebrity Limousines
Nashville, TN June 1996 ---
300 Fayetteville St. #2059
Raleigh, NC 27601
$3.2M Department of Education - Office of Migrant Education
Ten College Consortium Project "Tobacco Road Scholars"
---2012 Theatre Manager - Royal Palace Theatre
City-owned venue strapped with heavy debt -
worked for Arkansas-based CPA partnership
who ran it as an internet sweepstakes venue (casino). Great study in rural marketing and presenting.
Served as Dir. of Performing Arts
Tennessee Arts Commission
Discovered a closed, run-down speakeasy on
Printer's Alley, struck a deal with the landlord, renovated and opened for business six weeks later.
Call Kaine Riggan at (919) 368-8691 to discuss your project.
---2009 Grants & Sponsorships Director
Beverly Hills Performing Arts Center
Saban Theatre Capital Campaign
Ian Sopian, NC Governor Roy Cooper & Riggan 2019
October 2010 ---
Owner, Nashville Dinner Theatre
$2.8M Trade Adjustment Assistance Community College Career Training
$3M America's Promise - Rural Talent Investments
---2002 Reopened Lee Greenwood Theatre
Pigeon Forge, Tennessee
--- 2014 Started Consulting for Grants & Project Management
Recent grants written and/or managed include...
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