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November 17, 2008 07:01 ET

Halifax Entertainment Summit

A One Day Seminar For The East Coast Entertainment Industry

Attention: Arts/Entertainment Editor, Assignment Editor, Business/Financial Editor, City Editor, News Editor TORONTO, ON--(Marketwire - Nov. 17, 2008) - Metalworks Institute is pleased to present the first-ever Halifax Entertainment Summit (HES). This one-day event is a chance for musicians, filmmakers, teachers, students, professionals, entertainment enthusiasts, and industry veterans to learn about new opportunities available in the entertainment industry. The Summit takes place between 10:00 a.m. and 4 p.m. on Saturday, November 22nd, at the Delta Halifax, 1990 Barrington Street, Halifax, NS. Space is limited and attendance is by registration only. Please register online at www.metalworksinstitute.com/halifax or call toll-free at 1-866-783-2200. For further information, please visit www.metalworksinstitute.com/halifax.

The HES focuses on career opportunities in the entertainment industry and the secrets to succeeding as a professional. HES will feature panels of industry experts, interactive question-and-answer periods and a networking reception. It is a chance to hear from industry experts, build your network, and explore the opportunities within an exciting and growing industry.

The Summit's panellists bring decades of experience and a wealth of industry knowledge. They include Jonny Stevens (Education and Events Coordinator, Music Nova Scotia), Asif Illyas (Halifax progressive pop group MIR), Andre Bourgeois (Instinct Artist Management), Jim Norris (President, Norris-Whitney Communications, publishers of Canadian Musician Magazine) and Brian Moncarz (Producer/ Engineer).

HES will be moderated by Alex Andronache, Director of International Admissions, Metalworks Institute. Alex has also been a tour manager and record producer, working with the likes of Pink Floyd, The Rolling Stones, Genesis and Canadian legends Triumph. Keynote speaker is Craig Titus, Academics Director, Metalworks Institute, who is also a respected record producer.

Metalworks Institute of Sound & Music Production is a dynamic, independent institution dedicated to providing an incomparable level of education in the areas of audio recording, live production and the business of entertainment. www.metalworksinstitute.com

Contact Information

  • Nik Duncan, NWC Marketing Services
    Primary Phone: 905-641-3471
    E-mail: nduncan@nor.com