Danya Dixon is the new CEO of Canadian Music Week. Drawing on her 10+ years of experience with the country’s marquee music industry conference and festival thus far, she’s got some fresh ideas to ensure the event meets and exceeds expectations for its 2020 edition and beyond.
On the conference side, she discusses the goal of reaching gender parity for invited delegates within the next few years and some of the timely and important topics they’ll be focusing on with their programming. On the festival side, she says to expect an emphasis on quality over quantity with showcasing artists, discloses some of the specific genres they’ll be focusing and expanding on going forward, and a lot more.
Michael Raine is the Editor-in-Chief for Canadian Musician, Professional Sound, and other magazines. He’s a fan of long conversations about music and the music industry.
Andrew King is the Editor-in-Chief of Canadian Musician Magazine. He is a sought-after speaker, panelist, and moderator and has presented at events including CMW, ECMA, BreakOut West, and many others.