Maureen Sager – Project Director

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Maureen Sager is Project Director of Upstate Alliance for the Creative Economy (ACE), a not-for-profit organization dedicated to promoting and growing the Creative Industries in the 8-county Capital Region.  She is also Executive Director of Spring Street Gallery, an award-winning art and performance space in Saratoga Springs, and Executive Director of the Nordlys Foundation.

Before moving upstate in 2004, Maureen was Executive Producer / Site Director of, the world’s largest internet site for parents and preschoolers, and had marketing roles at several MTV Networks internet brands. Other entertainment industry experience includes positions at Scholastic Inc., PolyGram Filmed Entertainment, and National Film Board of Canada.

She studied Marketing at Fordham University Graduate School of Business, has an MFA in Screenwriting from the American Film Institute in Los Angeles, and a BA in Economics and Film from Rutgers University.

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