ArtBiz Workshop Series -The Business Behind the Art!

In Workshops on March 21, 2011 by danceumbrella


Networking, Public Relations & Marketing/Promotions
March 22, 2011

This workshop will help emerging youth artists to gain strategies for expanding their networks, increasing external communication and developing marketing/promotion plans. This session aims to support emerging artists and arts presenters to take their careers to the next level.

Munira Ravji, Munira Ravji Consulting and Management
Jesse Ohtake, Manifesto Community Projects

Business Plan and Financial Management
March 29, 2011

This workshop will help emerging youth artists, arts presenters and/or their management to gain knowledge of the requirements and skills needed to build a business plan. It will also provide artists with information and resources on how to budget and become familiar with financial management techniques. This workshop aims to help emerging youth artists, arts presenters and/or managers to build basic business and financial management skills.

Derek “Drex” Jancar, The Remix Project
Jason Eano, Hunters & Gatherers

Location for Both Sessions: Metro Hall, 55 John Street, Rooms 308 & 309

Directions: South-east corner of King and John, two blocks east of Spadina.  Take subway to St. Andrew station, then walk through the “PATH” to Metro Hall or walk above ground 2 blocks west.

RSVP: These workshops are open to youth (13 to 29 years of age).

Please RSVP for one or both sessions by March 21st at noon, with your name, organization/group (if any), email address and phone number  You will receive a confirmation email. Space is limited so register today!  Food and refreshments will be provided.

NOTE: You will receive a credit for attending each of these workshops. You may register for one or both of these workshops in the same email.

These workshops are part of the larger GOAL (Grassroots Organizing and Leadership) Youth Workshop Series being organized by a working group made up of youth organizations and funders. A certificate will be provided to participants who attend 5 or more workshops in the series. For more information,

GOAL Youth Workshop Series partners include:
ArtReach Toronto
Laidlaw Foundation
Schools Without Borders
Grassroots Youth Collaborative
City of Toronto
For Youth Initiative
Toronto Community Foundation

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