Filed under: ARCHIVE - UN-CONVENTION 2008
Chaired by Ruth Daniel (Fat Northerner Records) the Innovation panel will include:
Clare Edwards (Gigbeth)
Ian Chamings (Higher House Productions)
Rudi Kidd (Gray and Co)
Caroline Elleray (Universal Music)
Andy McLoughlin (Soundmob)
Karen McBride (Photographer)
Christopher Stevenson (Common)
Mark Meharry (Music Glue)
This panel aims to explore successful careers and businesses in the music industry outside of traditional sectors.
With panellists including Young UK Music Entrepreneur 2008, Clare Edwards, founder of Gigbeth; the woman behind Coldplay and Keane, Caroline Elleray, of Universal Music; and Dragon’s Den success, Ian Charmings, Director – Higher House Productions.
Featured organisations include Music Glue, Common Bar (Manchester) and Soundmob. Panelists will discuss what inspired them to start their career; explore the issues and challenges they faced throughout their career and what is the future for their organisation.
The panel will cover topics such as women in music and issues and benefits of operating from the various regions.