Kitchener, ON, Canada
With over 15 years experience in the entertainment industry, both in Canada and internationally, C.J. Allen is a producer, talent manager, music business consultant and entrepreneur who helps musicians and performers start and grow their own independent music businesses. With connections to some Canada's largest commercial and independent music labels and as the executive producer and judge for The Shot, Canada's fastest growing vocal talent competition, C.J. has worked with artists to help them understand what it means to be "in" and not just "doing" the music business. C.J. is also currently on faculty at the Ontario Institute of Audio Recording Technology based in London.