Mentor's Cafe at CMW 2022

Wednesday June 8, 2022

   

Name

Title

Time

Time – 11:15 AM    
Catherine Moore Faculty of Music, U of Toronto / Music Tech & Business Prof 11:15-12:15
Adam Lewis  Owner Planetary Group Los Angeles 11:15-12:15
Charles Hamilton Scotia Bank Manager Venue Programming – Scotiabank/MLSE – TO  11:15-12:15
Vezi Tayyeb  Owner – Kensington Sound Recording Studio – Songwriter/Engineer/Music Producer and Music Director for The Drifters  11:15-12:15
Steve Raiman  Composer/Music Producer – Kensington Sound Recording Studio 11:15-12:15
Marie-Eve Rochon Head of licensing and publishing / Les Éditions Bonsound – Montreal  11:15-12:15
Lou Plaia   A&R Director – Sentric Music Group  11:15-12:15
Germain Poitras Publishing and licensing coordinator / Les Éditions Bonsound – 11:15-12:15
Genevieve DeMerchant  You Will Love It Live / Owner / Performing arts booking and management agency  11:15-12:15
     
12:30 PM    
Jessica Lemmon  Founder – CEO – Lemmon Entertainment  12:30-1:30
Bruce Bradley  Managing Director – Slammin Media Inc.  12:30-1:30
Jim Norris  Publisher – Canadian Music Magazine  12:30-1:30
Ron Lopata VP of A&R – Warner Music Canada – 12:30-1:30
Mark Reece  Founder & Chief Executive Officer, LCMGroup  12:30-1:30
Micah Barnes  Vocal, performance & career strategy coach – recording artist  12:30-1:30
     
1:45 PM    
Steeven Leblanc VP, A&R – Business Development – Symphonic Distribution – Montreal  1:45-2:45
 Kam Lal   CEO/Founder / NOTETRACKS  1:45-2:45
Peter Astedt  Record World Magazine and Cashbox Radio  1:45-2:45
Ralph James  Agent – APA – TO 1:45-2:45
Marek Hojda  Director – Music Export Poland – Board Member of European Music Exporters – Warsaw 1:45-2:45
Robert Singerman  SVP, International Publishing – LyricFind Inc.  1:45-2:45
Neil Clayton Scotia Bank  Sr. Director Business Operations – Music & Live Events – Scotiabank/MLSE – TO  1:45-2:45
     
3:00 PM    
Michele Falcone  Integrative Life Coach  – Integrative Coaching Inc. – Vancouver  3:00-4:00
Michelle Titian  Singer- Songwriter – Co-founder of The Drive Foundation  3:00-4:00
Byron Pascoe  Entertainment Lawyer | Partner  Edwards Creative Law  3:00-4:00
Sandy Graham  Founder/Program Director/On Air Host 3:00-4:00
Simon Pelletier  Artists Manager & Founder  3:00-4:00
Harrison Fine Artist/Producer 3:00-4:00
Margaret McGuffin CEO Music Publishers Canada To 3:00-4:00
Marcus Cobb CEO@Jammber Founding Member of Rolling Stoine Culture Council Rise of the Rest Portfolio Company MusicBiz 3:00-4:00
Jheanelle Henry  Artist Manager/Partner – JARJOURCO  3:00-4:00
     
4:15 PM    
Kevin Rajpaulsingh  Campus Director – Trebas Institute 4:15-5:00
Jeff Wright Head of Audio Engineering and Production / DJ Arts)  4:15-5:00
Alexandre Garceau  Project Manager Golden Path Music 4:15-5:00
Melissa MacMaster  Owner – 902 HipHop  4:15-5:00
Eric Alper  Owner – Eric Alper Public Relations Inc 4:15-5:00
Renald Boyd  Co-Founder/Co-CEO – Emergence Music Distribution – TO 4:15-5:00
 Rudy Blair  Music & Entertainment Reporter – Rudy Blair Entertainment  4:15-5:00
     

Thursday June 9, 2022

   

Name

 

Time

11:15 AM    
Mike Raine  Editor-in-Chief – NWC (Canadian Musician, Professional Sound & other magazines). 11:15-12:15
Bruce Bradley  Managing Director – Slammin Media Inc.  11:15-12:15
Rosanne  Baker Thornley Songwriter, Co-writing, Mentoring, Artist Development   11:15-12:15
Ridge Digital and Multimedia Artist  11:15-12:15
Kwame Boison Founder at ElementalBPM | Editorial & Marketing Partnerships Manager at Believe 11:15-12:15
Trevor G. Shelton President Urban Music Association of Canada  11:15-12:15
Micah Barnes  Vocal, performance & career strategy coach – recording artist  11:15-12:15
     
12:30 PM    
Roma Ahi Executive Producer – Makers  12:30-1:30
Scotty Taylor  Music Supervisor at KISS THE SUN MUSIC CO 12:30-1:30
Josh Rabinowitz  Founder/Music ConsultantBrooklyn Music  12:30-1:30
Rich Brisson   Head of Sync and Licensing – Cadence Music Group – 12:30-1:30
Cheryl Link  Director of Sync & Creative, peermusic Canada Inc. 12:30-1:30
Ben Chan Director of Licensing & Music Publishing Administration – MNRK Music Group 12:30-1:30
Avi Diamond   Director Film/TV Synch / Warner Music Canada  12:30-1:30
Lauren Nikolic   Music Supervisor / Music Producer / Music Director / Corus Entertainment – 12:30-1:30
CHAD COURNEYA   HEAD OF MUSIC + SOUND + CREATIVEA BOUTIQUE SYNC LICENSING  ⌁ CUSTOM MUSIC   12:30-1:30
Jennifer Beavis BMG Rights Management (Canada) Inc. Canadian Director Synchronization & Publishing Administration  12:30-1:30
     
1:45 PM    
Cindy Valentine  Star Groomer LLC (Anastasio) Cindy Valentine / Management/ Consultant/ Music Supervisor  1:45-2:45
Mike Raine   Editor-in-Chief – NWC (Canadian Musician, Professional Sound & other magazines) 1:45-2:45
Ared Arzumanian  President & Creative Director – Silver Note Entertainment Inc. 1:45-2:45
Didier Zerath Artist management & Music industry consultant President The DZ Factory President AMA-France Director Randana 1:45-2:45
Joe D’Ambrosio Founder at Joe D’Ambrosio Mgmt Inc. 1:45-2:45
Teresa Cirillo Teresa CirilloVoice Coach Owner/DirectorStudio E School of Music and DramaStoney Creek ON Canada 1:45-2:45
     
3:00 PM    
Monica Gaur Label Services Coordinator – Slammin Media  3:00-4:00
Lou Plaia    Sentric Music Group – A&R Director – NY  3:00-4:00
Steeven Leblanc  VP, A&R – Business Development – Symphonic Distribution – Montreal 3:00-4:00
Stefan Schurter  co-founder / president – MMFSuisse 3:00-4:00
Margaret McGuffin (she/her)CEOMusic Publishers Canada  3:00-4:00
José Pablo MOLINA  Head of Video – LATAM US Latin & SPPO – Mexico  3:00-4:00
Kal Szegvary  Head of Film and Television Production – Academic Success Manage – Trebas Institute 3:00-4:00
Matthew Gorman  he/him – Entertainment Lawyer – Halifax, NS  3:00-4:00
     
4:15 PM    
Shlomo Lipetz VP Programming – City Winery 4:15-5:15
Andrea Morris  Founder / Owner – AM to FM Promotions  4:15-5:15
MichelleTitian  Singer / Songwriter – co-founder – The Drive Foundation TO  4:15-5:15
Ron Nizamov  Talent Manager & Eastern European Music Industry Professional – Canada 4:15-5:15
Emmanuel Legrand  Editor – Creative Industries Newsletter – WA, DC  4:15-5:15
Ross Hayes Citrullo | Producer | Mixer | Engineer – RHC Music  4:15-5:15
Vanessa Vakharia  Lead Vocalist – Keytarist Co-Founder and Manager – Goodnight Sunrise – TO  4:15-5:15
     

Friday June 10, 2022

   

Name

 

Time

 11:15 am    
Didier Zerath Artist management & Music industry consultant President The DZ Factory President AMA-France Director Randana 11:15-12:15
Ron Nizamov Talent Manager & Eastern European Music Industry Professional – Canada 11:15-12:15
Kim Temple  Senior Manager, Industry & Member Relations – Music Publishers Canada  11:15-12:15
Amy Fritz  Music Supervisor – RADAR Music Group – TO 11:15-12:15
David Marcias   Founder / President Thirty Tigers – Nashville  11:15-12:15
Sarah Lutz  Owner – LOOTERS  11:15-12:15
     
12:30 PM    
Cindy Valentine   Star Groomer LLC (Anastasio) Cindy Valentine / Management/ Consultant/ Music Superviso 12:30-1:30
Stefan Schurter  co-founder / president – MMFSuisse – CH  12:30-1:30
Margaret McGuffin  (she/her)CEOMusic Publishers Canada  12:30-1:30
Heather Gardner  Head of Music Supervision + Licensing – Toronto  12:30-1:30
Ron Lopata   VP of A&R – Warner Music Canada – 12:30-1:30
Marek Hojda  Director – Music Export Poland – Board Member of European Music Exporters – Warsaw 12:30-1:30
Chris Robinson  Head Of Music – Brain Power Studio Inc. – TO 12:30-1:30
     
1:45 PM    
José Pablo MOLINA   Head of Video – LATAM US Latin & SPPO 1:45-2:45
Trevor G. Shelton   President – Urban Music Association of Canada 1:45-2:45
Mark Frieser Founder and CEO – Sync Summit – NY  1:45-2:45
Vivian Barclay Managing Director – Warner Chappell Music Canada -To 1:45-2:45
Ricardo Chung  A&R Warner Chappell Music Canada-To 1:45-2:45
Diane Foy   Artist – Music – Actor Personal Branding & PR Coach Multi-Passionate Artists Podcast  1:45-2:45
     
3:00 PM    
Paul Farberman  President – Paul Farberman Entertainment – LA 3:00-4:00
Joe D’Ambrosio Founder at Joe D’Ambrosio Mgmt Inc/ – Mgr. Partner at Audiosmith Digital Solutions LLC – NY  3:00-4:00
Mark Reece   Founder & Chief Executive Officer, LCMGroup – TO 3:00-4:00
Angela Saini  Singer/Songwriter/Guitarist  3:00-4:00
Nicholas Mishko  President 10 and 8 Management Agency  3:00-4:00
Peter Astedt   Record World Magazine and Cashbox Radio – Sweden  3:00-4:00
Ingrid Denda   CFP® FMA® RRC® Founder  3:00-4:00
     
4:15 PM    
Women in Urban Music / Trevor / Trebas    4:15-5:15
Akila O”Connor Female Founder and serial entrepreneur 4:15-5:15
Naja Wilson Singer /Songwriter/BGV 4:15-5:15
Roberta Michele Vocal Coach/Songwriter/Producer/Artist Development/Recording Artist Founder: The Bird Loft School of Voice,RMM 4:15-5:15
Blessing Alasan Nigerian -Canadian Film Producer, Director, screenwriter and Casting Director 4:15-5:15
Cindy Valentine  Music Industry Proffessional former Sony/Arista/Polygram recording artist/composer Founder & CEO – The Star Groomer  4:15-5:15
Dj Bano Resident DJ at Hookah Lounge/Freelance DJ 4:15-5:15
Jennifer Beavis President @librascor @jenbeavis BMG Rights Management (Canada) Inc. Canadian Director Synchronization & Publishing Administration 4:15-5:15
Liberty Silver Multiple Juno Award-Winning and Grammy Award-Winning (collaboration) Recording Artist 4:15-5:15
Katrina Lopes President of KL Management 4:15-5:15
Ruth-Ann “Lady Ruth” Music Industry Professional & Real Estate Broker  Founder & CEO – Black Pearl Ent / GTA Luxury Real Estate 4:15-5:15
Cassandra Adjei  Audio Engineer/Producer Manager, Co-owner & International Partnerships Director – Severe Nature 4:15-5:15
Sumiko Wilson Journalist 4:15-5:15
Amanda Godda 2spirit, Metis, Artistic Director at Urban Mecca Media and CEO of 4:15-5:15