Canadian Music Week 2012 – OIART Mentor’s Cafe

OIART Mentors Cafe

OIART Mentors Cafe Entrance - CMW 2012OIART proudly hosted the Mentor’s Café Sessions at this year’s Canadian Music Week in Toronto. Visitors to the Mentor’s Café had the chance to meet one-on-one with music professionals who were open and available to share their expertise in areas such as A&R, Marketing, Social Media, Production, and many other areas related to the music industry.

Building off the success of last year’s Mentor’s Café, this year’s event included a greater number of mentors – with more than 90 mentors  available to speak with attendees who were lining up to speak with these industry professionals!

The roster for 2012 included mentors such as:

Corrine Zawaduk – Executive Producer – Shambhala Music Festival
Jake Gold – Management Trust
Eric Alper – Director of Media Relations and Label Acquisitions – eOne Music
Mark Spicoluk – Senior Director of A&R – Universal Music Canada
Nic Adler – Owner – The Roxy Theatre – West Hollywood, CA
Barbara Sedun – SVP – EMI Music Publishing
Julian Tuck – Music Programmer –  CBC Music
Sari Delmar – President – Audio Blood Media
and many, many more!

OIART Mentor's Cafe - CMW 2012

Thanks to all the mentors and attendees who participated. This is such an educational experience for everyone involved! See you next year!

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