The Atlanta Arts Festival, LLC was founded by Julie Johnston Tepp with the goal of contributing to the cultural life of the community, specifically by producing a quality fine art/fine craft Festival.
Julie has in-depth experience in event production, having served as Event Manager for the Atlanta Dogwood Festival from 1997 through 2006. During her tenure there, the Festival enjoyed many awards and national rankings, most recently achieving number 16 out of the top 200 shows in the country, by Sunshine Artist Magazine in both 2005 and 2006.
Julie has consulted for several other local and regional Festivals, and is a Certified Festivals and Events Executive (CFEE). She is supported by a broad group of professionals and volunteers, all of whom have vast experience in event production, artist market management, sponsorship development, public relations and marketing. The Atlanta Arts Festival is committed to presenting a Festival of excellence.