OAKLAND, Calif., April 18, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- TraMai Entertainment, Producer of The California Music Industry Summit, is excited to announce its official complete schedule of informational, cutting edge workshops and panels led by some of the industry's most powerful executives and innovators. The summit takes place at the Oakland Marriot on June 10 and June 11th, 2011. Over the course of 2 days, CMIS will provide an educational environment and exciting networking opportunities to attendees, both professional and those starting out, who are looking for fresh ideas to advance their career. The full summit schedule is available at www.californiamusicindustrysummit.com
The summit will feature stimulating workshops and discussions with the independent artist in mind, such as "Swimming with the Sharks: Contract Negotiating Strategies," "How To Get Your Song On The Radio," and "Face The Music," which is an exclusive opportunity for conference attendees to gain valuable critiques of their music by qualified industry experts. The conference will also include a 2-day multi-genre showcase that will present performances by local, national, and international talent. The showcase promises to be a musically diverse and entertaining vehicle to showcase some of the world's finest independent talent.
Highlights of the summit include:
- Opening Keynote Speaker Joe Kennedy, CEO & President of Pandora
- Larry Batiste, Musical Director for the GRAMMY Awards
- Phil Tan, three time Grammy Award Winning audio engineer
- LaToya London, "American Idol" Finalist and star of Oprah's Winfrey's Broadway production of "The Color Purple"
As a kick off to the summit TraMai Entertainment is also hosting a mixer on Thursday April 28th, 2011 from 5pm – 8 pm. It is both sponsored by and held at Cocina Poblana located at 499 Embarcadero West in Jack London Square, Oakland, CA, hosted by local radio personality Christie James of 98.1 KISS FM. The mixer is open to the public. Tickets can be purchased on http://cmis2011mixer.eventbrite.com/. Pre-registration is $10, and $15 at the door.
Discounted special admission to the summit is currently $98.50 for general attendance and $40.00 for students until May 1st, 2011. Tickets can be purchased on http://californiamusicindustrysummit2011.eventbrite.com/ . CMIS is proud to welcome Youth Uprising as an official Sponsor!
For more information about TraMai Entertainment, Inc. visit www.tramaientertainment.com
Tracy L. Reed
TraMai Entertainment, Inc.
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