Skip to main content

Farley Faculty

Heather AranyiFarley Center Creative Entrepreneur in ResidenceSerial Entrepreneur in Creative Industries & Real EstateStaff Artist, Lyric Opera of Chicago


Heather Aranyi, M. Ed., M.M., is an adjunct lecturer at the Farley Center for Entrepreneurship & Innovation, where she teaches Principles of Entrepreneurship, Personal Branding & Monetizing Your Fanbase, and Launching Your Brand. She is also the coordinator for the Wildfire Pre-Accelerator Program at The Garage. Outside of Northwestern, she is the founder of Aranyi Enterprises, a consulting firm which specializes in personal branding and strategy. She is a noted keynote speaker and thought leader, and she has received numerous honors in recognition of her work, including a McCormick Fellowship. An internationally renowned performance expert, artist, and cantor, Prof. Aranyi is also on faculty as a master teaching artist at Lyric Opera of Chicago. 

Classes Taught

Principles of Entrepreneurship

Growing and Monetizing Your Fanbase

Launching Your Brand

Independent Study

Back to top