20/20 Workshop: Knowing Your Market & How To Reach Them

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Saturday, October 12, 2013 – 11:00am to 3:00pm

The Chicago Artists Coalition presents 20/20: Knowing Your Market & How To Reach Them – a workshop that teaches artists how to make a living doing what they love. As a part of CAC’s professional development series, A.B.C.- Art.Business.Create, join me and a dynamic panel of marketing experts as we share our insight on ways artists can grow and sustain their brand in the industry.

LOCATION: Chicago Artists Coalition (217 N Carpenter St.)

SPEAKERS: Elizabeth Burke-Dain (Marketing & Media Director of the Poetry Foundation), Christopher Foltz(Social Enterprise Strategist & CEO of Christopher Foltz Collaborative L3C), Lauren Levato (Artist & Marketing Consultant), Franck Mercurio (Independent Exhibition Consultant, Curator, Writer & Editor)

WHO SHOULD ATTEND: Artists, musicians, dancers, actors, writers, filmmakers, designers and other creative practitioners who are interested in getting advice on defining their audience, developing their marketing strategy

PRICE: $10 for CAC members, $15 for general public, free for Hatch and BOLT residents.

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Written by Chris Foltz

Chris Foltz is a renowned brand development catalyst, celebrated inspirational speaker and Managing Director of the Silicon Valley based advisory practice Responsible Solutions Ltd. From his roots in partisan politics, to a battle with drug addiction, 119 days in county jail, and losing everything to the point of homelessness, Chris has re-established himself as one of the most engaging initiators of social impact and development in the nation, and some would consider – the world.

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