Meet the New Acceptd!

Published August 7th, 2019

Acceptd has internationally driven innovation and community building in the arts since its launch in 2011. Acceptd is now bringing new life to its own brand in support of its mission to be the #1 centralized resource for the arts industry.

Here’s a bit of what’s new:

  • New and improved!
  • Updated logo, colors and content!
  • Newly designed marketing tools!
  • Brand new social media presence — let’s be friends!

Acceptd boasts more than 600 partner organizations, universities, festivals and other arts groups as well as more than 450,000 artist user profiles. From performers at Sydney Opera House to the marching bands in Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade, Acceptd has had the privilege of working with premiere arts organizations around the globe.


With its growth, Acceptd has connected hundreds of thousands of artists with opportunities to advance their careers in the arts.

“Forming meaningful connections is at the heart of everything we do. Acceptd provides the tools necessary to form connections and find opportunities to help artists flourish.” -Acceptd Co-Founder and Integrator Derek Brown

In addition, Acceptd has driven major progressions in the arts community, including the recent development of a Musical Theater Common Prescreen process for students nationwide.

“We are incredibly passionate about pushing the needle for innovations and community in the arts. In this new phase, Acceptd will continue to be a strong advocate for artists everywhere as they reach for their dreams and goals” -Acceptd Co-Founder and Visionary Don Hunter

The brand refresh sets the stage to expand their advocacy and direct service support for artists and organizations alike through initiatives such as coaching and marketing consultation.

“We are excited to continue growth in our support of the arts and this brand refresh ensures we continue to inspire and connect with our audiences in a meaningful way” -Acceptd Lead Creative Derek DuPont.

Meet the new Acceptd at getacceptd.com and get connected on Instagram, Facebook and Twitter.

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