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Thu 22nd Aug

FROM IDEA TO EXECUTION WITH KAIYA MILAN

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OFF BALANCE PRESENTS: FROM IDEA TO EXECUTION WITH KAIYA MILAN

Join us for another engaging interactive workshop hosted by award winning Artist Manager + Creative Strategist Kaiya Milan The workshop will consist of a session on turning your ideas into tangible results followed by a unique interactive timeline and troubleshooting exercise.

Coming up with an idea is one thing, but executing one requires an entirely different set of skills which a lot of us have trouble tapping in to. Whether this is due to personal anxiety, procrastination, lack of knowledge or support - there are tools and resources available to help you start turning your ideas into reality instantly.

The Topics we will be covering will include:

  • Coming up with a money making concept
  • Turning your vision into reality
  • Engaging with and expanding your audience
  • Monetising your ideas
  • Social media tools and strategies
  • Building a successful marketing campaign
  • Planning a realistic timeline
  • Sponsorships
  • Building a team
  • Finding your own Blueprint

Kaiya Milan is CEO to music management firm and label OFF BALANCE based in London, England. Kaiya also works as an Artist Manager and freelance Music & Media consultant, and her key skills lie in Project Manangement, Broadcast Journalism, Media Law & PR.

Kaiya Milan currently manages Afronaut Zu and Steam Down Orchestra, and has also worked with a great deal of other notable artists throughout her career also, including well-known Poet, Artist and Creative Kojey Radical. Since then, she has worked with many brands and companies including Adidas, Apple, Beats, Live Nation, Festival Republic, Puma, Ellesse, Dr. Martins + many more. In 2017, London’s Young Music Boss Awards honoured Kaiya Milan’s work by awarding her ‘Manager of the Year’.

AFRONAUT ZU is currently the live vocalist for Rudimental as well as a member of popular London hip-hop collective Orphgang. Known mostly for his powerful and explosive vocals both on and off stage - He is currently gearing towards his second EP. During December 2017, he released his first single Martians produced by frequent collaborator XVR BLCK. Martians was premiered on BBC 6 Music by Mary Anne Hobbs and has since been picked up by Spotify on their official New Music playlists as well as the Viral 50 chart.

In addition to artist management, Kaiya Milan also runs female creative collective The Sorority House & Co., which aims to connect, celebrate and inform women and construct a shared sisterhood mentality.

After observing the amount of women being overlooked within the business side of Music, Kaiya started her own collective called The Sorority House & Co. (Previously - Women in Music UK), which aims to connect and empower women in the music industry. After a series of successful events in 2015, Kaiya held their latest in February at the Apple Store in Covent Garden, which sold out in less than 8 hours.

The Sorority House & Co. runs weekly Sorority Circles for female creatives in order to generate power banks of success, build upon ideas and share experiences. They also run monthly Female Boss Friday events which aim to act as networking hubs for women in the creative industries. In addition to these events, The Sorority House & Co. also independently powers Goddess Fest, an annual event under The Sorority House brand, and London's first music festival with an all female lineup.

Join us at 7pm on Thursday 22nd August at The Curtain, Shoreditch.

Presented by OFF BALANCE

This is an 18+ event

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Doors open
7:00 PM
Curfew
10:00 PM

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