Career Development Presents: Crafty Apes & How to Interview for a Studio Job
Don’t miss Career Development’s conversation with Melissa Blakey, Global Head of Talent from Crafty Apes! Melissa talks about best interview practices and how to prepare for a meeting at the studio you want to work for. She’ll also discusses how to best answer questions and come out looking like the perfect candidate. Crafty Apes has done VFX on notable films like Spider-Man: No Way Home, Ghostbusters: Afterlife, and Jumanji, as well as numerous TV shows and more. They have studios in Los Angeles, New York, Baton Rouge, Albuquerque, Vancouver, Atlanta, and Montreal.
Career Development Presents | Music Summit Week 2022: Demo Derby
Industry members, comprised of Music Supervisors, Executives and Synch Licensing Professionals, cover pathways to success in the music business as well as provide live feedback on music submitted by grads and students of LARS.
Career Development Presents | Music Summit Week 2022: NFTs And Music: Entering Web 3
Join artists, label executives, and thought leaders in the emerging Web 3 space to break down the exciting new frontier of NFTs, the Metaverse and how it will impact the music industry. Topics include how artists can create NFTs, promote their music, engage with supporters, and most importantly monetize their brand.
Career Development Presents | Music Summit Week 2022: Journey of a Music Producer
Listen to top Music Producers and Recording Engineers talk about their journeys and how they successfully navigated the music business, starting out as runners and assistants to becoming award-winning producers. Panelists also listen and give live feedback to music previously submitted by students and grads!
Career Development Presents | Music Summit Week 2022: The World of A&R With LIVE MUSIC REVIEW
Learn how to get started as an A&R and the role of an A&R in today’s music industry, common misconceptions of what an A&R does, and the process of signing an artist. Panelists include Mark Cruz from META, Cammy Tabb from BeatStars, and Tony Girakhoo from Vydia.
Career Development Presents | Music Summit Week 2022: Live Sound & Recording Panel
Don’t miss this discussion with studio and production managers from Atlantic Recording Studios, Vydia, and Kanye’s Sunday Service!
Career Development Presents | Music Summit Week: Hiring Event with Encore & Sweetwater
Recruiters from Encore Global and Sweetwater Sound meet with students and grads and answer hiring questions from participants.
Career Development Presents | Music Summit Week: Clinton Sparks
Career Development is thrilled to announce that Clinton Sparks returned to LAFS as part of this year’s Music Summit Week! Watch this exclusive chat with Clinton to learn more about branding, marketing, monetizing your music, forging a path in the entertainment industry, and WINNING BIG!