I needed to let that after 5 and half very blissful years I’ve made the tough determination to depart the AOI. It has been such a privilege, and big pleasure to work with you, and inside this superb trade.
Since 2016 after I joined, we’ve achieved an enormous quantity – our group has grown massively, our membership has doubled, and our service has responded to the altering wants and alternatives throughout the trade. The AOI is in a superb place. It has an incredible staff of workers, and an distinctive board who care passionately, and work tirelessly to help our members, and all illustrators.
We’re financially safe and, if not flush with cash, have sufficient to put money into an ever enhancing service, reflecting the varied and ever altering trade that we’re in.
I’ll sorely miss the AOI and the generosity, creativity and friendliness of all members. I’ve learnt a lot, and loved all of it. Thanks.
We at the moment are searching for a brand new CEO – please do share by your networks as applicable.
Moreover, we’re additionally searching for a brand new Membership Government – extra particulars might be present in our Alternatives part. The deadline to use to each positions is on Sunday nineteenth December.
I shall be round till February, and can stay a passionate advocate for the AOI and the trade going ahead.
With greatest needs,
Ren Renwick – CEO