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Wednesday 3rd July 2019
Jim Love Theatre | Eden Court, Inverness | 10am - 11:15am

Modern Music Entrepreneurs

The contemporary music industry professional must be entrepreneurial to get ahead. How do you pivot your business model? How do you harness and utilise the power of your data? What do you need to know to stay on top? Where are the opportunities for future business development in music? SMIA chair Dougal Perman invites a panel of modern music entrepreneurs to talk about how they answer these questions, keep focused and be progressive.


    Dougal Perman
    Sector Specialist, XpoNorth/ Chair, SMIA

    Dougal is executive chair of the Scottish Music Industry Association and also runs Inner Ear which specialises in live streaming, documentary production and consultation for music arts and cultural projects. He is also a sector specialist in digital media for XpoNorth and a regular at the convention.


    Michele Wernick
    Owner, MW Music & Wine Marketing

    Joe McAlinden
    Owner, Single Track HQ

    As an artist/producer,Joe has played/written/collaborated with many people. He has also written film soundtracks. Joe is currently living and working in Argyll, Scotland, developing and mentoring new artists.

    Be Charlotte

    Be Charlotte has toured around Europe, North America and Asia as well as as sharing the stage with Major Lazer in Africa in 2018. She has taken influence from classic songwriters such as Bob Dylan and Tracy Chapman and instinctively applied them to her love of modern pop and hip-hop.


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