Career Jam 2021 Career Jam 2021

Education

Friday, April 2, 2021

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Those Who Can, Teach
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Sheryl Bailey
Sheryl Bailey
Berklee College of Music, Assistant Chair of Guitar
Colin Sapp B.M. ’02
Colin Sapp B.M. ’02
Berklee College of Music, Associate Professor, Guitar
Tomo Fujita
Tomo Fujita
Berklee College of Music, Professor, Guitar
David Tronzo
David Tronzo
Berklee College of Music, Professor, Guitar
Jane Miller
Jane Miller
Berklee College of Music, Professor, Guitar
Kim Perlak
Kim Perlak
Berklee College of Music, Chair of Guitar

They are Grammy nominees, festival headliners, published authors, producers, composers, educators with global audiences, and have credits ranging from the Backstreet Boys to Susan Tedeschi. Berklee professors are living proof that you can have your cake and eat it too. They’ll explore a variety of teaching opportunities available for artists, and the skills you need to make working in education a lucrative and rewarding aspect of your career.

Moderated by: Kim Perlak, Chair of Guitar

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Career Jam Keynote Presentation: With Keynote Speaker H.E.R.
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H.E.R.
H.E.R.
Singer, Songwriter, Multi-Instrumentalist
Jeanine McLean
Jeanine McLean
MBK Entertainment Inc., President/Managing Partner
Alonzo Harris
Alonzo Harris
Musical Director/Arranger
Swagg R’Celious
Swagg R’Celious
Songwriter and Producer
Sean Skeete B.M. ’04
Sean Skeete B.M. ’04
Berklee College of Music, Chair of Ensembles

Join us for this year’s keynote presentation with MBK Entertainment Inc. president/managing partner Jeanine McLean; songwriter and producer Swagg R’Celious; musical director Alonzo Harris; and our special guest keynote speaker H.E.R. This event will be moderated by Sean Skeete, chair of the Ensembles Department. 

Taking an artist from obscurity to fame is no small task. Hear from the team living the dream right now and learn how they created a family-style environment that fosters creativity.

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Staying on the Cutting Edge of Social Media
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Olivia Rudensky
Olivia Rudensky
Head of Marketing and Digital for Miley Cyrus, Maverick Management
Fadia Kader
Fadia Kader
Clubhouse, Media Partnerships and Creators
Sarah Michaelson
Sarah Michaelson
City Media Entertainment, Brand Partnerships/Social Media
Isabel Quinteros
Isabel Quinteros
TikTok, Music Partnerships/Artist Relations
Walter Smith III '02
Walter Smith III '02
Berklee College of Music, Chair of Woodwinds

As the social media landscape continues to evolve, meet the experts who are navigating the platforms on behalf of artists and brands such as Miley Cyrus, L’oréal, Sephora, and Uber, and those who are behind the curtain, working at the leading tech companies innovating on behalf of artist promotion.

Moderated by: Walter Smith III, Chair of Woodwinds