Women in Music 2014

2014’s Women In Music and Entertainment event brought together over 200 women from the music and other creative industries for a night of open and interesting discussions. We were delighted to have inspirational speakers including Tracey Thorn, Sophie Ellis-Bextor and an array of senior female executives from the label, management and agency sides of the industry.

A keynote from AIM’s CEO Alison Wenham, followed by Miranda Sawyer’s interview with musician and former Everything But The Girl singer Tracey Thorn. Our two guests discuss the difficult decisions women face through their careers and the changes Tracey has seen since starting out in the music business.

The Sunday Times’ Krissi Murison in conversation with Sophie Ellis-Bextor. Sophie discusses raising a family, her experiences at both major and independent labels and the importance of women supporting one another.

A panel discussion “The Art Of Doing It All”. Panelists include Claire Horseman – Managing Director of Coda Agency, Lesley Bleakley – Director of Catalogue & Archive at Beggars Group and Tara Richardson – Senior Artist Manager at Q Prime. Chaired by Alison Wenham OBE – CEO (AIM).