Darren Sussman is committed to serving the arts and entertainment community. In 1999, he co-founded TheaterMania, a theater news, listing, and ticketing company. He served as President until 2017, when it was acquired by AudienceView. He previously worked in the music industry as a songwriter/performer and a marketing professional. In 2018, along with brother Erik, he created the Institute of Financial Wellness for the Arts, for which he serves as president, to provide financial education and personal planning solutions to the people of the arts and entertainment industry. Darren was a co-producer of the Tony Award-winning Broadway show, The Great Comet.