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The Business of Fine Arts: Strategic Thinking for the Creative Mind

About this Episode:

Join award-winning strategist, documentary producer and AMPD Theatre alumnus Shayna Haddon, as she shares her expertise in the field of creative strategy and networking. Haddon talks about the importance of mastering digital skills, connecting with audiences and gaining creative experiences while forging your own path in today’s evolving world of art and culture.

About the Guests:

Shayna is an award-winning strategist, documentary producer and founder of the Haddon Strategy Agency in Toronto. Equally inspired by business strategy as well as charitable/non-profit work, Shayna is known for her commitment to uncovering the next bold move for her clients- both in the for-profit and non-profit space. Haddon Strategy’s reputation for long standing relationships, first-to-market products and industry disruption have often made national headlines and produced large scale impact. Shayna was awarded the BravoFact! grant for her short film starring Nelly Furtado and was part of the documentary team that won the Bell New Media fund for the series Get Involved! on TVO. Shayna’s work has aired on CTV, MTV, Much Music, TVO, CP24, ABC and 60 Minutes.

About the Final Mile Club:

The Final Mile Club (FMC) prepares emerging artists, makers, performers, and designers for life after graduation. As a project by York University's School of the Arts, Media, Performance & Design (AMPD), FMC examines creatives unique challenges through conversations with prominent alumni and industry experts.