Akinyemi Ayinoluwa is the founder of Citrus music live (www.citrusmusiclive.com), Nigeria’s premier music business platform and promoter of Concert experiences. Citrus Music Live focuses on both the creative and business sides of the Nigerian music industry.
Akinyemi is also a Partner at HighTower Solicitors and Advocates, his practice includes oversight of entertainment talent negotiations and superstar talent careers, assisting companies with financing, operations, sales and acquisitions, outside general counsel services, trademarks, new technology, mediation services, expert witness testimony and reports and employment advice.
Akinyemi blogs, writes and speaks on issues that concern the interface between law, music, intellectual property and entertainment law.
He will be at WORD UP TALK Series: The Business of Spoken Word Poetry in Nigeria 2014 to talk about Entertainment law as regards poets and poetry events on May 10, 2014 from 11am at Cyber Hall, Elomaz Hotels, Maryland (Behind Mobil Filling Station), Lagos.
Follow him on twitter @akinyemilaw
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WORD UP TALK Series: The Business of Spoken Word Poetry in Nigeria 2014.
Topics to be discussed
- Getting Sponsorship for Poetry events (what sponsors want).
- Entertainment law as regards poets and poetry events
- The Art Of Performance; Poet’s Threesome.
- Spoken Word Poetry: Page to Stage
Head, Sponsorship and Events First Bank Nigeria Limited
Managing Partner at Hightower Solicitors and Advocates.
Performance Poet, organizer of Verses and Lines (a music and Poetry concert), Creative Partner at Greenland Music Company and Creative Director at Bughugmug Company.
Top Female Spoken Word Poet in Nigeria and only poet to have performed at Word Up Volume 1 to 7
Date is May 10, 2014 (2nd Saturday of the Month).
Venue: Cyber Hall, Elomaz Hotels, Maryland (Behind Mobil Filling Station), Lagos.
Time is from 11am
Attendance is FREE and first ten people get free tea and snacks!!!!