Los Angeles, CA (PressExposure) April 14, 2009 -- Urban Network launches new platform for aspiring artists, producers, and songwriters to reach A&R/Creative Executives
The Urban Network Creative Affairs Department has created a new opportunity for aspiring Artists, Producers and Songwriters called âBe Seen and Be Heard.â This event puts the aspiring stars of tomorrow in an intimate setting with major label A&Râs, powerhouse publishing execs, and key industry tastemakers. âI participated as a panelist for the creative affairs team. It was fun and informative, and I met a lot of cool people that I will continue to network with.â - David âTouchâ Wright, Director of A&R, Def Jam Records âIt is a great tool for inspired songwriters/artists to have the opportunity that many wish they could haveâexecutive level response to their work.â - Charity Duplechan, Creative Manager, Rondor Music Publishing âBeing an artist, I know what I wish I had in the beginning stages of my career. I am just glad that I am now in a position to create the opportunities for others that I never had.â - Warren âFlawlessâ Griffin, Jr., Director of Creative Affairs, Urban Network Group Inc. âBe Seen and Be Heardâ is now being offered monthly at various private locations starting May 2009. The panelist roster has just been released for the May 2, 2009 event being held in at a private location in Hollywood, CA. Creative Affairs plans on branching out to various marketing in the coming months.
All Genres Welcome! (POP, GOSPEL, HIP HOP, AND R&B) Confirmed Panelists: Aaron Bay-Schuck, Sr. Director of A&R, Atlantic Records Jerrold Thompson, Head of Creative Affairs/A&R, Hidden Beach Recordings Terrence Nelson, A&R, Interscope Records Charity, Creative Manager, Rondor Music Publishing Archie Davis, A&R Coordinator, Geffen Records Jermi Thomas, A&R, Columbia Records Future, A&R, Notting Hill Music Publishing For information and to register to be apart of this event, go to [http://www.urbannetwork.com/creative] or contact Flawless at 213.388.4155 ext 112 or firstname.lastname@example.org