Helping artists thrive.

Hi, thanks for visiting! Name’s Mathew. I am the Founder & CEO of and the Associate Artistic Director of ClancyWorks Dance Company. Connect with me on LinkedIn. Follow me on Twitter. Join me on Clubhouse and find me 1MC Seattle.

A bit more about me…

In the world of business, I started my own company called where I serve as a business coach helping artists to improve how they make & manage their money. A few career highlights include 18+ years in the accounting industry, serving in leadership and growth roles at various firms, consulting entrepreneurs & small business owners. I was also a member of various boards, including the Sage Accounting Advisory Council, Womxn Talk Money Advisory Board, the Greenwich Village-Chelsea Chamber of Commerce, and (currently) Pentacle. I was recognized by CPA Practice Advisor as a ā€œ20 Under 40ā€ Superstar, was a featured speaker at conference like QuickBooks Connect and XeroCon, and have published 30+ articles for the Accountex Report, SmartCEO, and I am also an alumni of the Goldman Sachs 10,000 Small Business Program.

As an artist, I am the Associate Artistic Director for ClancyWorks Dance Company and teach modern dance at Dance Conservatory Seattle. I have 18+ years of experience performing, choreographing and teaching in modern and contemporary dance. I co-founded two NYC-based dance companies, Kineasthesia and Left Side Labs. I’ve done solo & group work presented at arts festivals, cabarets, and theaters throughout the Mid-Atlantic region, including Dixon Place, The Tank, the New Dance Alliance’s ‘Performance Mix Festival,ā€™ the Gloucester New Arts Festival, the Transmodern Festival, and DCā€™s RAW Festival. As a dancer, I’ve performed on stages like The Joyce, Dance Theater Workshop, and PS 122 for Nicholas Leichter Dance, ClancyWorks Dance Company, Clyde Forth Visual Theater, Jennifer Monson, and was a soloist for historical reconstructions of Ted Shawn and Doris Humphrey works. I am also certified in the Feldenkrais Method Awareness Through Movement (ATM).

Thanks You,

Mathew P. Heggem
Choreographer & Business Strategist


#1 book recommendation:

Mastin Kipp’s, “Claim Your Power: A 40-Day Journey to Dissolve the Hidden Blocks That Keep You Stuck and Finally Thrive in Your Life’s Unique Purpose.”

What’s playing on Audible?

Monetizing Innovation: How Smart Companies Design the Product Around the Price” by Georg Tacke, Madhavan Ramanujam