Special Hotel Rates Available for Expo-Scene in Montreal

Monday, March 14th, 2016

ADD4 MTLExpo-Scene organizers have arranged special hotel room rates for show attendees at three hotels close to the Palais des congrès. Expo-Scene 2016 will take place May 2nd and 3rd in Montreal.

The three participating hotels are InterContinental Montréal, Holiday Inn Montreal Centre-ville/Downtown, and Hôtel le Dauphin Montréal Centre-Ville / Palais des Congrès. All three are near the show.

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Register Now for NWC’s Free ‘Be Impossible To Ignore – Self Promotion 101’ Webinar

Tuesday, February 16th, 2016
Presenters Andrew King (left) & Jim Norris

Presenters Andrew King (left) & Jim Norris

Jim Norris, who has over four decades’ experience in the music, entertainment, and marketing industries, will be offering a free ‘Be Impossible To Ignore – Self Promotion 101’ webinar on Thursday, Feb. 25, 2016. To register, just go to www.nwcwebinars.com/promo.

This free webinar will show you how to promote your band, your business, or your career. Learn insider, no B.S. tips that you can put into practice right away.

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Panel Schedule & More Details Released for IMSTA FESTA Toronto

Tuesday, October 13th, 2015

SMALL RK & WG full roomThe International Music Software Trade Association (IMSTA) jhas announced that its annual celebration of Music Technology event, IMSTA FESTA, will be returning to Toronto. Hosted by Ryerson University, this free event is set to take place on Saturday, October the 17th, 2015.

HIGHLIGHTS:
• Keynote speech delivered by Jimmy Douglass.
• Get inside knowledge by attending informative panels at the IMSTA FESTA Professional Panel Series that cover all aspects of the industry.
• Be sure to attend a Master class and learn how to maximize the efficiency of your studio equipment.
• Network with industry “heavy hitters” and make valuable connections that will advance your career.
• Receive hands-on experience with the latest music production tools on the market.
• Win raffle prizes from top audio technology companies.

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“Whose Show is it Anyway?” Seminar by Deborah Osborne Announced for LDI 2015

Friday, October 9th, 2015

Deborah OsborneCanadian production planning executive Deborah Osborne has announced that she will be giving a presentation during the LDI Show later this month in Las Vegas.

The session will be held Friday, Oct. 23 in room N256 at the Las Vegas Convention Center. Here is the description:

“Whose Show is it Anyway?” Interdisciplinary Arts and Technology – Opportunities and Challenges in Recording and Broadcast Stage Productions

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Still Time to Register for CITT Rendez-vous Trade Show & Educational Sessions

Friday, August 14th, 2015

08 CITT RV2013 aAs part of the 25th Anniversary Rendezvous Conference in Vancouver, CITT presents the CITT Rendezvous Trade Show. The Show takes place August 21 and 22 at the Vancouver Convention Centre and represents a great opportunity to enhance your product and industry knowledge and to network with industry professionals from across North America. Exhibitors at the Trade Show will include companies supplying pro audio, lighting, production, video, education and theatrical products and services.

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Tickets On Sale For Behind The Scenes Happy Hour

Tuesday, July 28th, 2015

PLASA’s second Behind the Scenes Happy Hour pre-LDI social event is happening Thursday, October 22nd from 6-8 pm at the Westgate Las Vegas Hotel. Tickets, which benefit Behind the Scenes, are currently on sale and can be purchased while registering for LDI 2015. For more information, visit www.behindthescenescharity.org.

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Win $300 to Music Books Plus

Tuesday, June 23rd, 2015

MBPNew HRTo mark the launch of its brand new website, Music Books Plus is offering a chance to win $300 to spend MusicBooksPlus.com. Just enter the “Explore & Win” sweepstakes at the URL below.

The new Music Books Plus website features an extensive list of new titles, a clean and modern design, easy-to-navigate functionality, and a content-rich site experience. The Music Books Plus responsive website allows consumers to browse and shop from any desktop or mobile device and the e-commerce function enables customers to order quickly and easily.

Enter at www.musicbooksplus.com/sweepstakes.

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Music Books Plus Launches New Website

Friday, June 5th, 2015

MBPNew HRMusic Books Plus, a division of Norris-Whitney Communications, has launched a new website.

The new site features an extensive list of new titles, fresh, new design, improved navigation and search function and faster checkout.

Included are books, DVDs and software on lighting, staging, rigging, electronics, theatre, video, film production and broadcast.

Visit the new site at www.musicbooksplus.com

 

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Westbury Holds Inaugural IMAGINE Technology Showcase

Friday, May 1st, 2015

On Tuesday, Westbury National held its first IMAGINE technology showcaseat The Carlu in downtown Toronto. The elegant venue hosted 35 exhibitors showing off their latest wares in lighting, effects, video, audio, and more.

Featured in the AV Zone were the ultra-narrow bezel videowalls, 4K and laser projectors and 2.5mm LED panels from Christie Digital, LG, NEC, Panasonic, and Sharp.

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Learn Self-Promotion 101 at Expo-Scene

Tuesday, March 24th, 2015

SMALL Jim's presentationAt EXPO-SCENE 2015, Jim Norris, President of Norris-Whitney Communications, will be presenting a special seminar – Self-Promotion 101.

This seminar will show you how to promote yourself, your business or your career. Learn insider, no B.S., tips that you can put into practice the next day. You will learn:

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