Ben Spencer, ATB Financial, Director, The Branch for Arts and Culture

Ben Spencer is the Director of The Branch for Arts & Culture, a new initiative from ATB Financial to better serve people working in Alberta’s creative industries. Beyond his role in banking, Ben is also an experienced advertising creative, a songwriter, a producer and a sound recording professional. In fact, all team members who work at The Branch have strong experience working in the cultural industries. Combining their know-how in arts management with ATB’s expert financial services, The Branch aims to empower local makers to dream and create—to the benefit of all Albertans.