She has a degree in Communication, Master's Degree in Arts Management from the University of
Barcelona and a Diploma in Arts Management and Cultural Policies from the same University. These
studies were possible thanks to a grant from the National Fund for Culture and the Arts. She is a
Certified Meetings Specialist, and attended the Harvard Manage Mentor Diploma. She is a current
Fellow of the DeVos Institute for Arts Management, from the University of Maryland, and has been
chosen to participate in The next generation of leading women program, offered by the London
School of Economics.
Cultural Manager and coordinator of artistic, business, social and cultural events, both national and
international. Founder and Director of MC, Ep Consultoria, Evento al Punto for 9 years. One of her
main interests are the social welfare and the creation of projects that can promote the improvement
of her society. What she enjoys the most is the management of events and projects that lead her to
meeting new and interesting places, people and situations.
She has more than 20 years of experience in event organization, communication and public
relations, mainly focused on the cultural and musical field. She is currently Management and
Interinstitutional Relations Director of Esperanza Azteca, in charge of the projects held in
partnership between Fundación Azteca, Orchestra of the Americas (EUA) and Armonico Consort
(UK). She is also General Director of the Carlos Prieto International Cello Competition, and until June
2020 she was the General Director of the Morelia Music Festival Miguel Bernal Jiménez
(www.festivalmorelia.mx). Until July 2016, she was in charge of communication and institutional
marketing of the Mexican Center for Music and Sonic Arts (www.cmmas.org). She has also worked
as content analyst for the Ibero-American Portal of Cultural Management (Portalgc.org) and
counselor of the master's degree in Cultural Management of the University of Barcelona. She
worked as Director of Image and Development for the Conservatorio de las Rosas for several years.
Currently, as an independent cultural consultant, she develops several projects both in management
and in training, for instance, she teaches in the Master in Arts Management and Cultural Policies at
the Universidad Panamericana and at the Universidad de Piura, Perú, and is a tutor for Cultural
Development in the State Cultural Council in Nuevo León, México.
Her efforts are focused on the idea that art and culture are engines for the community´s social and
The World Trumpet Society is happy to announce Mariol Arias as one of the judges for the Music