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Programming Introduced For Ladies In Music’s 2023 Summit

United Expertise Company Co-Head of Music Sam Kirby Yoh and UTA accomplice/music agent Cheryl Paglierani, Stay Nation City VP of Reserving and Expertise Mari Davies, songwriter/artist Leslie Powell and Thayer Lavielle, government vp at Wasserman’s The Collective, are only a few of the executives on board as audio system for Ladies In Music’s third annual summit.

The WIM Summit is about for Jan. 25-27 through Zoom, that includes visitor audio system, workshops and networking. Choose chapters of the 501(c)3 non-profit group can even host in-person networking occasions as a part of the academic and profession improvement summit together with WIM Nashville Pre-Summit Joyful Hour Jan. 24 at Rosemary Magnificence Queen, Boston’s 2023 WIM Summit Jan. 26 at The Report Co., and WIM Summit & Chicago 2023 Kick-Off Get together Jan. 26 at Midwest Brewing Firm.

Ladies In Music was based in 1985 with a mission to “advance the attention, equality, range, heritage, alternatives, and cultural features of ladies within the musical arts via schooling, help, empowerment, and recognition.” WIM has chapters throughout the globe and its numerous membership ranges from college students to trade veterans who maintain roles throughout the enterprise together with report label executives, artist managers, songwriters, musicians, attorneys, recording engineers, brokers, publicists, studio homeowners, music publishers, entrepreneurs and extra.

The programming for the digital summit is split up by the pillars of Ladies In Music with Jan. 25 devoted to Educate, Jan. 26 to Empower and Jan. 27 to Advance. The occasion will discover office tradition and neighborhood, together with classes that spotlight the info behind distant and hybrid fashions. Lauren Smith Brody, writer, founder and CEO of the Fifth Trimester, will give a chat that “goals to assist mother and father navigate the ‘new regular’ of digital work,” in line with an announcement from WIM.

To help these getting into the music trade, the summit includes a profession honest Jan. 27, which is impressed by Ladies in Music’s new collegiate enlargement, the WIM Mentorship Program and the WIM Internship Program.

Different confirmed audio system for the summit embrace Heidy Vaquerano, Associate at Fox Rothschild, LLP; Christine Osazuwa, Chief Technique Officer at Shoobs; Founding father of Measure of Music and UK Director of; Jules Kammann, Vice President, Individuals & Tradition / Variety, Inclusion at Beatport; Acacia Diaz, VP Advertising and marketing, Tixr Inc and extra. Take a look at the schedule under.

Registration for the Ladies In Music Summit is open now. The 2023 occasion is free for WIM members, with three-day passes priced at $110 for non-members and $60 for pupil non-members. All proceeds from WIM’s annual membership dues and WIM Summit ticket purchases go to the group’s charitable mission.

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Ladies In Music Summit 2023 Schedule (EST):

Day 1 | Jan. 25 – Educate your self

12:00 pm:

How Artists Can Win with Manufacturers on TikTok

Description: TikTok is Arguably essentially the most influential platform on the earth proper now. So how are manufacturers tapping into Tiktok’s artist influencer tradition to create viral chart topping hits? And the way are artists profitable on the platform with manufacturers?

Audio system:

Dann Liebermann, Head of Inventive Partnerships, The Components Music

Leslie Powell, Songwriter/Artist

Kelli Slade, Industrial Music and Inventive Licensing Supervisor, Bytedance/TikTok

Sarah Kerkian, Content material Director, Kay Jewelers

Moderator: Moira McCarthy, VP, Ladies in Music


1:00 pm:
World Market Tendencies in 2023

Description: Be part of us for an additional 12 months of exploring world market tendencies. This 12 months we highlight on Zimbabwe.

Audio system:

Helena Kosinski, VP, World, Luminate Information

Jusnah Gadi, Founding father of Younger Music Boss (UK), Co-founder TES (Tanzania)

Ms Natasha Stambuli, Common Supervisor, Boomplay Tanzania

Annamary Ishengoma, Co-Founder, Leisure/Mental Property Lawyer Quinn Legislation Chambers,

Ms Sandra Marthern Brown, Expertise Supervisor, Music Enterprise Government, ZIIKI Media, Stargaze Firm Restricted

Moderator: Neeta Ragoowansi, Government Director, People Alliance Worldwide; Board of Administrators, Ladies in Music


2:00 p.m.:

Harnessing Digital Media Methods for Success

Audio system:

Blair Miller, Founder & CEO, Chaos Creators

Cassie Petrey, Co-Founder, Crowd Surf

Temima Shames, Founder & CEO, Subsequent Step Expertise


Tara Bendler World Chair, Comm/Board of Administrators, Ladies in Music; Discuss Advertising and marketing, Spotify


3:00 pm

Securing A Sturdy Publishing Deal For Lengthy-Time period Monetary Stability

Description: On this panel, we’ll discover how artists – each unbiased and people signed to a report label – can develop a stronger grasp of the nuances of music publishing, and the way doing so may help construct monetary longevity for artists throughout the spectrum from model -new acts to established musicians.
Audio system:

Heidy Vaquerano, Associate, Fox Rothschild, LLP

Mary Rahmani, Founder, Moon Initiatives

Ashley Winton, SVP World Inventive Providers, Warner Chappell

Moderator: Kristin Robinson, Music Publishing Reporter, Billboard


4:00 p.m.

Masterclass: Activists Artist Administration

Description: On this candid roundtable dialogue main feminine executives from high administration agency Activist Artists Administration (The Lumineers, Bob Weir, Useless & Co, Brittney Spencer+) will share learnings from their years within the enterprise. We’ll dig deep into what makes a powerful artist and supervisor relationship, the right way to navigate difficult conditions and choices, develop with artists from basements to stadium, and provides again to causes that matter alongside the way in which.

Audio system:

Liz Norris, Associate, Activist Artist Administration

Caitlin Stone, Associate, Head of Activism, Activist Artist Administration

Kris “Purple” Tanner, Associate, Activist Artist Administration

Moderator: Nicole Barsalona, ​​President, Ladies in Music; Artist Supervisor

Day 2 | Jan. 26 – Empower

12:00 pm

Extra Than Simply Treading Water: How you can Survive and Develop as a Working Mum or dad Proper Now

Description: In our “new regular,” working mother and father have discovered themselves struggling to steadiness all their duties at residence and within the digital workspace. Writer, Founder & CEO Lauren Smith Brody is right here to assist caregivers protect their psychological well being, adapt to their evolving workplaces, and discover mutual worker/employer help throughout this troublesome time. In her empowering lecture, Brody supplies working caregivers with all of the methods they should work remotely with kids at residence, together with techniques for productiveness amid the chaos and evidence-based concepts for safeguarding our youngsters’ wellbeing throughout tense world occasions like these.

Audio system: Lauren Smith Brody, Founder & CEO, The Fifth Trimester; Co-Founder, Chamber of Moms

Moderator: Jessica Shaw, SVP Sync Licensing, Sony Music Leisure

Sponsored by The Village (Sony Music Leisure)


1:00 pm

A-Listing Brokers: Samantha Kirby & Cheryl Paglierani

Audio system:

Sam Kirby Yoh, Co-Head Music, UTA;

Cheryl Paglierani, Associate/Music Agent, UTA


2:00 p.m.:
Change Makers

Description: Meet these changemakers who’re creating area and alternative in sectors throughout leisure and remodeling the trade from the within out.

Audio system:

Naz Fatemian, Stay Nation Ladies

Terra Lopez, Backline / Break the Boundaries Coalition

Thayer Lavielle, The Collective, Wasserman

Carissa Stoltin, Unmanageable Arts / Ladies’s Giving Circle

Celine Thackston, Unmanageable Arts/ Ladies’s Giving Circle

Mimi Renée, Diversify the Stage

Moderator: Michelle Conceison, Artist Supervisor


3:00 pm

Successful Work Tradition in 2023: How you can Construct & Maintain Group in a WFH World

Description: Adopting a distant or hybrid work mannequin can have a optimistic and long-lasting influence on the evolution of tradition and connectivity – if we get it proper. Analysis discovered {that a} third of workers really feel like they should be obtainable for work 24/7, and nearly half consider they should work lengthy hours to get forward. As distant work turns into the brand new norm, shifts in mindset, creativity and management are essential to sustaining a thriving work tradition and setting clear boundaries is crucial to stop burnout. Be part of us as we dig into what’s working, what’s not, and the way these leaders set the tempo for his or her corporations and their groups to strike the proper steadiness.

Audio system:

Jenna Gaudio, Chief Working Officer, Vydia

Taneshia Nash Laird, Founding President & CEO, Higher Roxbury Arts & Cultural Heart

Lisa Robinson, Vice President, Group & Social Engagement

Moderator: Jennifer Newman Sharpe, Common Counsel & Head of Enterprise and Authorized Affairs, Exceleration Music


4:00 p.m.:
Hearth Chat: Molly Neuman – A Objective-driven Profession, From Drums to Downtown

Description: On this hearth chat, three-time Billboard Ladies In Music honoree Molly Neuman will talk about her profession path, beginning as a member of a world-touring, self-managed band, to constructing a profession out of supporting musicians and their artwork. Her musical profession started as a drummer in Bratmobile, a part of the massively influential riot grrrl motion of the Nineties. Since then, she has labored with unbiased artists at report labels, digital companies, as head of music at Kickstarter, and at last in management at Songtrust and Downtown. As a longtime artist advocate, Neuman is a perfect match as CMO at Downtown, with its concentrate on artist companies and mission to construct a creator-focused and really equitable music enterprise, in addition to to uplift the trade at giant.

Audio system:

Molly Neuman, Chief Advertising and marketing Officer, Downtown Music Holding

Day 3 | Jan. 27 – Advance

12:00 pm

Greatest Assembly of the Week – Digital Group Dangle

Description: In March of 2020, music trade professionals from throughout the globe met on a Friday at 9am PT and three years later these conferences have by no means stopped. The Greatest Assembly Of The Week is a weekly gathering of music trade professionals searching for neighborhood via an hour lengthy dialog, no necessities or predetermined subjects, simply an opportunity to assemble and commiserate or have fun working on this trade we love.


Maria Gironas


1:00 pm

Private Branding for Enterprise with Christine Osazuwa

Description: As music professionals, we all the time look to see how we may help artists construct their profession and create their “model”. What about us? Tune into this crash-course workshop as trade government, Christine Osazuwa, offers suggestions + methods on the right way to make the most of digital platforms like LinkedIn and friends to put your self in place for long run success.


Christine Osazuwa, Chief Technique Officer, Shoobs; Founder, Measure of Music; UK Director,


2:00 p.m.

Pivoting Your Profession & Navigating a Recession

Description: WIM Summit would not be full with a profession panel tailor-made to the present challenges of in the present day. We’ll communicate with consultants from Individuals groups, recruiting, and leaders who’ve needed to navigate all of it earlier than to share their learnings and actionable insights on how one can make a plan and are available out forward. We’ll discover freelance work as a full time or short-term cease hole and different methods to translate your expertise to industries that might not be as impacted. We’ll observe the dialogue with recruiters sharing open roles and alternatives.

Audio system:

Jules Kammann, Vice President, Individuals & Tradition / Variety, Inclusion, Beatport

Leigh McCorkle, Chief Individuals Officer, The Mechanical Licensing Collective

Acacia Diaz, VP Advertising and marketing, Tixr Inc.

Thea Raskin, Founder & Proprietor, The Stock

Moderator: Sari Kohen, Head of Associate Advertising and marketing, Melio


2:45 p.m.

Profession Truthful – Recruiters Current Open Roles

Audio system:

Facilitated by Sari Kohen, Head of Associate Advertising and marketing, Melio


3:00 pm

Zoom Breakout Periods with Recruiters

Audio system: Numerous

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