|Jan 23, 2006 |
CRS-37 KICKS OFF SEMINAR WITH EXCITING EVENTS ON WEDNESDAY, FEB. 15
Luncheon To Feature Bomshel and Clay Walker
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (January 23, 2006) - CRB, Inc. announces a full day of events on the kick off of CRS-37 this year. On top of the newly established Career Fair, there will be two independent label showcases, a lunch sponsored by Curb/Asylum, two scheduled Artist Radio Taping Sessions (ARTS) and the Music City Jam closing out the night.
Throughout the day, from 10:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. on the upper level of the Nashville Convention Center, CRS-37 will host its first ever Career Fair: It's Not Just a Job, It's a Lifestyle. CRB encourages everyone to bring his or her resume, airchecks and vision for the future. The morning session of the Career Fair will include an "Ask the Expert" panel targeted at job seekers. You will be able to sit down and talk with the likes of Michael Dickey, Market Manager for Cumulus, Bill Hutcherson, General Sales Manager for Cumulus, Dannie Hallmark, Business Manager; Cumulus and Frank Seres, Country PD, and Michael Osterhout, President VP/GM for Morris Communications Company, LLC. These experts have over a combined total of 100 years of experience.
The afternoon session "How to Attract, Hire and Keep a Great Staff" will offer tips on how to build a strong staff, how to reach targeted goals, allow you to discuss your frustrations and how to better address them in the future. Both career seminars will be conducted by Laurie Kahn, President and Founder of Media Staffing Network and All About Careers.
There are two scheduled ARTS this year. The morning session will be from 10:30 to noon. The afternoon session will be from 2 to 3:30 p.m. Both sessions will take place in the Renaissance Ballroom. Artists already signed up to participate in ARTS include Trace Adkins, Jason Aldean, Keith Anderson, Rhett Atkins, Rodney Atkins, Clint Black, Keith Bryant, Chris Cagle, Cowboy Troy, Billy Dean, Katrina Elam, Emerson Drive, Ericka Jo, Jack Ingram, Hal Ketchum, Blaine Larsen, Little Big Town, Montgomery Gentry, Craig Morgan, Joe Nichols, Jamie O¹Neal, Danielle Peck, Collin Raye, LeAnn Rimes, Ryan Shupe and the RubberBand, Sawyer Brown, Jeffrey Steele, Doug Stone, Carrie Underwood, Phil Vassar, Van Zant, Trent Willmon and Mark Wills.
Wednesday's lunch, noon to 2 p.m., will be sponsored by Curb/Asylum and will feature performances by Curb/Asylum artists Bomshel and Clay Walker. The lunch will be held in the CMA Performance Hall in the Convention Center.
Wednesday afternoon will be filled with two independent showcases. Imperial Music Label Showcase will be from 3:30 to 4:30 p.m. in rooms 204-206. Rust Records Showcase will be from 4:30 to 5:30 p.m. in rooms 204-206. Performers for both showcases will be announced shortly.
Capitol Nashville recording artist Keith Urban will headline this year's Music City Jam with some surprise guests. The jam will take place in the CMA Performance Hall following the Nashville Convention and Visitors Bureau (NCVB) Welcome Reception. The Academy of Country Music (ACM) and United Stations Radio Networks will sponsor the event.
The On Site Registration Rate for CRS-37 is $620. Please contact CRB, Inc. at 615-327-4487 or visit www.crb.org for more information.
CRS-37 - Feb. 15-17, 2006 - Nashville Convention Center - 601 Commerce St.
Complete seminar registration and hotel information may be obtained by contacting CRB, Inc. at 615.327.4487 or by visiting www.crb.org.