The Scoop: On May 15th – 18th, 2014 the Driven Music Conference will return to Fort Lauderdale, Florida for the 4th time with its revolutionary industry event! Panel discussions will be held at the B Ocean Hotel by day while industry pros and music fans will enjoy the best of emerging artists showcasing by night at Revolution Live. Artists of all genres will be in the position for a chance to advance their careers with invaluable networking opportunities and panel discussions with top industry professionals.
The Spin: Some of this year’s featured panelists include:
– Evan Peters, Virgin Records Director of A&R
– Aton Ben-Horin, Warner Music Group Director of Global A&R and Manager of Jessica and Ashlee Simpson and JT Entertainment CEO/Founder Joe Simpson
– Fred Croshal, New Found Glory Manager
– Scott Heisel, Alternative Press Managing Editor
– Lou Plaia, ReverbNation Co-Founder
– Mike Bachta, The Working Group Manager
– Dirk Hemsath, Doghouse Records Owner
– Jen Appel, The Catalyst Publicity Group CEO & Publicity Director
– Plus top producers, booking agents and more.
ABOUT THE DRIVEN MUSIC CONFERENCE IN FORT LAUDERDALE:
Driven Entertainment Group is proud to present the Driven Music Conference in its 4th year in Fort Lauderdale, Florida. A direct-connect to music industry professionals, the Driven Music Conference includes discussions, Q&A and meet & greets in a “talk show style” format with those that are in the position to offer the chance at music career advancement.
Featuring top major record label and independent record label executives, national music media, managers, songwriters, music producers, music marketing professionals and more, so many have the opportunity to benefit from attending the Driven Music Conference. The event is for absolutely anyone interested in music. It’s for artists seeking the chance for advancement and the chance to showcase for music industry professionals, those studying music, anyone interested in the business side of music and those already active in the field looking to make new contacts. The Driven Music Conference has become a magnet for talent as thousands of artists from all over the U.S., as well as from outside the U.S., have submitted their music for a chance to be selected as a Driven Music Conference Showcase Performer.
For music fans, the Driven Music Conference offers a chance to learn from, and network with, those advanced and active on the inside of the business, as well as to enjoy live performances from the best in emerging artists.
Visit www.drivenflorida.com for artist submissions, tickets and more information.
The Question: Will you be attending the conference? Let us know in the comments below!