VES Education Event—Business Seminar
Thinking About Starting a Business?
Join USC Alumni “Entrepreneur of the Year” Shannon Gans, Executive Producer of New Deal Studios for a limited participation seminar for artists who are thinking of starting their own business.
Some topics to be covered:
· Best practices when starting a business
· Know where you are going - write the business plan
· Setting your vision, core values and core ideals
· Building the company culture
· Creating an advisory team
· Working with accountants and attorneys
· Create your own economy - working with the internet
· Build your brand - the importance of marketing and networking
· When and how to hire employees
· Difference between leadership and management
When: Saturday, September 12th 10a-12p
Where: Otis College of Art and Design— Room # 309
Address: 9045 Lincoln Blvd. Los Angeles, CA
2009 Visual Effects Society www.visualeffectssociety.com
5535 Balboa Blvd. Suite 205 Encino, CA 91316 818 981-7861
Cost: FREE to VES members click here
$ 10 all others
Participation limited—You must RSVP to attend
All Non-Members RSVP to VES Office: 818 981-7861
Otis College is one block north of the Los Angeles Airport at the intersection of Lincoln Blvd and La Tijera. At the intersection, Otis is a tall seven story white building on the Northwest corner. Parking is from La Tijera (just behind the building). Approach the gate. The gate automatically rises. Park in any "non-visitor" open space. Enter the white building and take the elevator to the third floor.
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