Everything Freelance!

August 12, 2022, 5:00 - 6:00 PM

All hours are Mountain Daylight Time (MDT)

Everything Freelance!

Educational Session

How to be an A+ amazing freelancer, and for managers: tips on how to effectively book and work with freelance crews.

Freelancers will learn how to get gigs, keep organized and communicate with venues and bookers. Folks who book crews will gain tips on what it’s like to be a freelancer these days and how to help keep your crews happy.

Date, Time & Location: Friday August 12, 2022 | 17:00 - 18:00 MDT | MECC - Cassio AB Room + via Zoom
Full Conference Pass Virtual-Only: YES (link will be sent to registrants via email)
Duration: 60 mins
Level: General (for all)
Discipline: Self-employment management.

Presenters: Sam Hindle

Sam Hindle is a career long freelance technician who has long resisted getting a J-O-B. She recently gave in to the mountains and now moonlights as the full time Technical Director for Performing Arts at Banff Centre for Arts and Creativity. 
Her expertise, enthusiasm and attention to detail make her a sought-after fixture on the Canadian performance scene. You will find Sam's steady hand behind events from live concerts to online presentations across Canada. She has worked on many large festivals and shows that have toured nationally and internationally. Over the past two years, she has added a hat and is now supporting events and music online as a Zoom Producer/Technician and Virtual Events Manager. Her background is as a professional Sound Technician, Stage Manager, Production Manager and Technical Director.