How to Successfully Navigate a Career in Audio

Monday, March 12 at 5:30pm to 7:00pm

Career Center 618 S. Michigan Ave. Chicago, IL 60605

LoveAudio? #LoveMusic? Are you a student who’s interested in audio? No matter your major, we have it covered! Whether you have set your career goals, or you are still exploring your options, this event is for you.

Panelists will share what it took for them to succeed, and how you can make a name for yourself in the industry.

Panel Includes:

  • · oddCouple - Producer/DJ - Milwaukee/Chicago
  • · Dani Deahl, Music Producer/DJ/Journalist Chicago, IL
  • · Brad Nayman, Music Supervisor, Comma Music, Asst. Engineer, Particle Audio
  • · Andy Shoemaker, Engineer/Producer, Rax Trax Recording
  • · Adam Stanton, Engineering Manager, AVI-SPL · John Stochmal, Engineering Manager, AVI-SPL

Topics that will be covered include:

  • · Employability of an Audio Professional
  • · Establishing your brand
  • · Building clientele as a freelancer
  • · Juggling part-time and freelance work
  • · The importance of an internship
  • · Creating, mixing, and composing original music
  • · How to excel as a session, live, or sound engineer or music producer · Handling a myriad of projects in music, TV, film, and live sound
  • · Audio design and installation
  • · Creating and marketing beats
Event Type

Networking, Talk, Career Planning


School of Media Arts, Audio Arts and Acoustics, Students, Career Center, Cinema and Television Arts


Career Center, audio, springboard


Audio Engineering Society
Contact Name

Tom Joyce

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