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Randy Chertkow Mentor Hours

March 6 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm


Randy Chertkow is a musician, author, journalist, public speaker, instructor, IT Professional, and consultant. He’s co-written the critically-acclaimed The Indie Band Survival Guide (Macmillan), Making Money With Music (online course via CreativeLive), and is a columnist at Electronic Musician Magazine (The DIY Advisor). Randy’s band, Beatnik Turtle, has released over 500 songs spanning 20 albums, licensed music to Disney and Viacom, and have also written music for TV, films, and theater including at Chicago’s Second City. In 2007, they released a song every single day of the year from their website TheSongOfTheDay.com. Billboard Magazine calls Randy “the ideal mentor for aspiring indie musicians who want to navigate an ever-changing music industry.” And he is currently working on a revenue development program for the City of Austin’s musicians.

  • Areas of Expertise: Making money with music, marketing, PR, social media, getting music heard, DIY, and nearly any topic about building a music business or label.

  • Information technology areas: IT Infrastructure, virtualization, VMware, containers, Cloud, Mesos, Big Data, networking, development, database and more.

    Email Amor Montes de Oca (amor@2112inc.com) to schedule a mentor session with Randy


March 6
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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4245 N Knox Avenue
Chicago, IL 60641 United States
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