January 30: from Noon to 12:55 p.m., Patrick Cardy Studio (9th floor, Loeb). Admission is free.

Facilitator: Danielle Allard: Singer-songwriter currently recording an album with Dean Watson, Carleton University graduate, Algonquin College Communications professor, music networking facilitator, website www.danielleallard.com


Aedan Helmer: Multimedia journalist for the Ottawa Sun, 20-year history as a performer and recording artist.

Rob Reid: House of PainT Festival producer, World Famous Music founder www.facebook.com/worldfamousmusic, former performer and artist manager with extensive experience with Ottawa music festivals.

Matt Sobb: Juno Award-winning drummer for MonkeyJunk, music instructor, booking manager for Irene’s Pub www.irenespub.ca/events.

OpporTune Ottawa is a learning and consultative music business hub for artists and music entrepreneurs.  It helps people achieve their music-related goals by sharing information, facilitating connections, providing resources and creating community partnerships.  Website: www.opportuneottawa.ca