Entrepreneurship in the New Music Business
12:00 - 1:30pm
Lecture by Ford Englander, Executive Vice President of Sonicbids
Mr. Englander is the Executive Vice President, Promoter Network and International at Sonicbids. He joined the Sonicbids team in 2004 and is responsible for growing Sonicbids' Promoter Network domestically as well as worldwide.
Prior to joining Sonicbids, Mr. Englander served as Chief Operating Officer at Musictoday, a leading provider of online merchandise, ticketing and fanclub services for the music industry. He also operates a small independent record label called Transaction Records and was a speaker at this year's BigSound Conference in Australia. Mr. Englander is a 1997 graduate of the University of Virginia where he majored in English.
For more info, contact Arthur Rishi at 617.373.2671.
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Women in the Music Industries
2:00 - 3:30pm
Northeastern Music department faculty member Dr. Holly Tessler brings together a panel of successful female music industry executives to discuss the challenges and opportunities they have faced in building their careers. The panelists have expertise across all aspects and genres of popular music and performance. Anyone interested in the music industries and in developing local music industries connections is cordially invited to attend this lively and informational session!
Darcie-Nicole Wickinick Music business and publicity consultant, artist development and performance coach, vocalist, songwriter, music business educator and journalist.
Jackie Indrisano Venue and Events Manager, Cafe 939
Susan Scotti Public Relations & Marketing Director, Club Passim and Owner, Last Call Agency, Publicity & Promotion
Andrea Johnson Assistant Professor, Berklee College/Music Supervisor
DJ Nomadik Founder/President of Soulkore Productions, raido/event DJ, promoter & event planner
Sista D Artist, Sis-N-Dat Band
Jessie Goldbas Project Coordinator, PAID, Inc.
For more info, contact Arthur Rishi at 617.373.2671
Friday, November 19
12:00 to 3:30 p.m.
This event for Global Entrepreneurship week is proudly sponsored by the Northeastern Department of Music