Join us for a backstage pass into the world of music industry marketing. Three notable industry pros will share insights about tour planning and promotion, marketing new artists and releases and more.
Audi Sport Club at FedExForum
191 Beale St
Memphis, TN 38103
Advanced tickets available for $15/member and $25/non-member. A limited number of free tickets for students are available. Contact Nikii(aafmemphis [at] gmail [dot] com) for details.
ABOUT THE PANEL
Currently the music marketing exec at Creative Artists Agency in Nashville, Dustin has well over a decade of experience in music and entertainment marketing.
Her career began in the late 80s, promoting bands in Fort Lauderdale. Now she’s vice president of tour marketing for Red Light Management, overseeing promotion of a roster of heavyweights - including Dave Matthews Band, Chris Tapleton, Lionel Richie and many more.
After moving to New Orleans to help open the Fillmore, Liz now works for the Live Nation Amps and Arenas division and markets concerts in Louisiana, Mississippi and Memphis.
ABOUT THE MODERATOR
Alex is a Memphis-based musician, anthropologist and writer. He’s covered topics as diverse as Memphis hip hop, songwriters (old and new), and profiles of local legends such as Herman Green, Calvin Newborn, and Boo Mitchell. He is a resident composer with Crosstown Arts.
SILVER MEDAL WINNER
We’ll be honoring Jerry Ehrlich, president of The Brand Squad, with the Silver Medal Award. The annual Silver Medal Award stands as the highest form of individual recognition by the American Advertising Federation. Thanks to event sponsors Tamburrino and Nieman Printing and event creative sponsor Sullivan.