Dear fellow Philadelphia Area Jazz Professional or Arts Patron,
You are invited to the first annual Philadelphia Jazz Professionals Meetup (#phillyjazzmeetup) at South Kitchen & Jazz Parlor on 600 N Broad St in Philadelphia on Tuesday, April 4th between 4-7pm.
It's an exciting time for Philadelphia jazz and it's my hope to bring us together to discuss new ideas and potential collaborations with the thought of developing a deeper level of cohesiveness in our community. We all share similar goals so let's connect and recognize the important work we do.
In addition to networking opportunities, we've scheduled a two hour pitch session for attendees to announce upcoming projects or speak briefly about their organizations. We'll also set aside space for tables to showcase printed material and business cards.
I've included the agenda and meetup description below.
Space is limited, so please RSVP (either here http://bit.ly/2m0VtRG
or by email
) and let me know if you plan to participate in the pitch session.
Thank you and hope to hear from you soon!
Sincerely, Michael Ricci
Founder, All About Jazz / Jazz Near You
P.S. Please feel free to bring a business associate with you.Agenda
- 4-5pm: arrival, drinks, & mingle. SOUTH will offer a happy hour menu featuring food & drink specials.
- 5-7pm: networking, visit tables, pitch session.
- 7pm: jam session. Hang out for the jam session or continue your conversation in the bar area.
Everyone is welcome to stand up and make a brief announcement or pitch a project, an idea, a service, or your 2017 plans. The goal is to find resources or connect with others who are interested in working with you. Preparation is not necessary but is definitely encouraged. Please email Michael Ricci at [email protected]
if you plan to stand up and present.About Philly Jazz Professionals Meetup
Philly Jazz Professionals Meetup is a gathering of visionaries in Philadelphia’s evolving music business community. Comprised of area presenters, musicians, radio, entrepreneurs, funders/investors, developers, service providers, journalists, visual artists, city council members, and organizations, we celebrate the important work we do that directly supports Philadelphia jazz culture and commerce. We meet to conduct business, exchange ideas, and discuss collaborations in a fun and casual environment.About SOUTH Restaurant
SOUTH, a three room dining hall, jazz club and bar, offers a vibrant new southern fare and weekly seasonal features of products indigenous to the south. Presenting jazz nearly every day of the week, Downbeat Magazine awarded SOUTH as one of the top jazz venues in America.