Tanya Speight is a communications specialist, strategist, event planner, and community tanyaspeight-pic-croppedorganizer who is passionate about music. She offers customized services for musicians to help them navigate the music industry, prioritize their time, build their fan base, make more money, and have fun.

She assists musicians with the business side of making music. Independent musicians need assistance with numerous aspects of administering their careers. The time required to explore performance opportunities, coordinate tour logistics, maintain social media accounts and websites, track deadlines, administer an office, and promote product is unmanageable for one person. Her company fills these needs on a case-by-case basis through customized services.

Tanya can help you with:

Business Strategies and Consulting
Office Administration
Exploring Live Performance Opportunities
Tour Support
Social Media & Online Presence
Graphic Design
Personal Assistant Services


Katherine Wheatley
Jane Lewis
Linda McLean
Lisa Patterson & Roam
Women’s Music Weekend

www.tanyaspeight.com / Email: tanyaspeight@hotmail.com


Porch Swing EntertainmentPorch Swing Entertainment is an artist management and consulting company offering musicians of all genres, at all levels of development, guidance and assistance with artist-driven projects, grant writing, and career development.

Porch Swing Entertainment offers services for full-time and part-time musicians whose careers have reached the point where they need assistance with day-to-day business operations. Porch Swing Entertainment helps artists with Career Planning, Grant Writing, Copyrights, Royalty Collection, Festival and Showcase Submissions, Branding, Corporate and Event Bookings and more. Not every artist needs to have a full-time manager on a monthly retainer. SOME artists need assistance with SOME projects SOME of the time. Porch Swing Entertainment can assist with career guidance, management consulting, grant writing and other music projects and services at an hourly rate.

Laurie Brown (Artist Manager) – With a professional designation in “Music Business – Artist Management” from Berklee College of Music, and having completed the Canada’s Music Incubator’s ten-week Artist Manager Program in Toronto, Laurie Brown can bring a wealth of experience and organizational skills to your career and allow you, the artist, to do what you do best – create and play music.

Porch Swing Entertainment has a unique and diversified roster of talent to bring to your next event. Whether you are planning a corporate party, family event, charitable fundraiser, sporting event, or any other gathering where entertainment is required, we will have an artist that will fit the bill. Check out our list of artists on our ARTISTS page to see who we are working with. Clicking the link to the artist’s website will take you directly to their page and allow you to browse for further information, listen to free streaming music, watch videos and more.

To book one of our artists for your next event please email laurie@porchswingentertainment.com or call 780-446-1849.


Grant writing for music, theatre, dance, publishing & writers, visual arts, Catbird.cafilmmakers, groups, non-profit organizations and individuals.

Operating and project grants from the Canada Council, provincial and regional arts councils, Factor, Starmaker, MuchFact, Canadian Heritage, the Ontario Media Development Corporation, Telefilm, Canada Media Fund, Trillium Foundation, Socan Foundation and other private foundations.

A comprehensive support service: research, writing, applications, budgets, proposals and final reports. Cat is also available to create business plans, project management proposals, marketing plans, company CVs and related documents for arts organizations and artists.

To get started, email her about your next project and request her rate card. If you’d like Cat’s list of all Canadian arts grants and deadlines, it can be yours for $15. Send her an email request to cat@catbird.ca and it’s yours!



Creating with expertise, experience and passion. That is the M.O. of logo-jensenworks-v3-2550JensenWorks! From professional logos and websites to integration of emerging technologies for small businesses, such as Augmented and Virtual Reality, when it comes to creative and fresh angles of approach – you owe it to yourself to at least have a complimentary consultation call or email. We would love to chat!



Jim Barber Writing Services is, as the name indicates, a service that offersJim Barber Writing Services writing services for a variety of needs. Whether it’s content for corporate or organizational websites, writing and/or editing of blogs, business biographies, and expert insight for marketing campaigns, publicity, promotions, media relations, or articles for newspapers, magazines, JBWS provides compelling, professionally crafted writing that meets many needs. Simply put, JBWS creates words that connect, words that impact … words that rock!!

Jim Barber is an editor, author and veteran journalist with 20 years of experience in the newspaper, magazine and website content business.


Walk Tall Brand Design and Music PromotionWALK TALL BRAND DESIGN AND MUSIC PROMOTION

Walk Tall Brand Design & Music Promotions, founded by Andrei Talbot, presents and promotes only the very best in live independent music.

In addition, Walk Tall delivers top level brand design and online promotions to promote all of our events by combining our passion for design with our passion for music. And if you are an artist or business requiring creative services we can make you walk tall too!

Find out more about our creative services by downloading our brand design and music promotions overviews.

Contact us today if you would like to discuss how we can make you walk tall and rise above the crowd!

  • Marketing, Advertising & Press Releases
  • Show and Tour Posters
  • CD and EPK Design
  • Web Design and Social Media Marketing
  • Photography & Video Production
Here are some links so that you can find out more about Walk Tall’s work:

Andrei also books musicians/bands into venues in Ontario.  He’s a good person to know!





“If Twitter & Google hooked up & had a love child I think it would be Keith Keller.” ~ Kasey Chambers, Australian Singer/Songwriter

Melbourne-based Global Twitter Marketing Specialist Keith Keller is considered amongst the top 1% of Social Media influencers in the world.

Keith is a popular speaker and has appeared on numerous radio shows, teleseminars, Keith Keller Twitter Specialistwebinars and Google hangouts around the world.

In addition, he offers “One On One” coaching about Twitter Marketing via SKYPE and now has an ever growing list of Social Media training products available.  If you’d like to “Hit The Ground Running With Your Twitter Marketing”, and take it to the next level, be sure to read and listen to:

Here are just a few more of Keith’s latest projects 

1. Free eBook 


2. Twitter Write – (Twitter Tips for Writers)


Twitter 4 Writers

3. Crack The Twitter Code – (One On One Coaching – Via SKYPE)


Follow Keith Keller on Sound Cloud for his Crack The Twitter Code podcast series or download the great free workbook “The Missing Link For Coaches”  




Are you ready to turn your dream of writing a book into reality? Make this your year!

PublishandPromote.ca is committed to educating authors with the know how to professionally produce, distribute, publish and promote their book and themselves.

With PublishandPromote.ca you will learn to

• Target your audience appropriately
• Plan the plan – every business needs a business plan
• Select the right editor and designer for your book
• Use your time and money efficiently
• Find the best book distributor(s)
• Create effective sales tools and media kits
• Properly plan publicity and marketing campaigns

Contact us today for a complimentary no obligation consultation at www.publishandpromote.ca


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