I Got Soul Conference 2008 Dates announced


An innovative gathering for soul industry professionals will focus on “WHERE SOUL MEETS THE BIZ”

New York, NY- Neo Soul Café LLC announces plans for the 2008 I Got Soul Conference and Tribute (IGSC). The conference dates are June 13-15 and will be held in Dallas, TX. This year’s theme is “Where Soul Meets the Biz”

IGSC, known as the pipeline for soul music, has a creative environment where established industry professionals, up and coming artists can meet to network, experience groundbreaking panels, technology workshops and unique entertainment events. IGSC 2008 expects over 1000 attendees for this 3 day event.
The IGSC Tribute was created to recognize legends and trailblazers of soul music. 2007 honoree was Stevie Wonder and hosted by Universal/Motown recording artist Erykah Badu. The 2008 honorees will be announced in April 2008.

“I Got Soul Conference” is about connecting the music to the business. DJ Frances Jaye and business partner Velisa Crayton-Walker who run the multi-media company Neo Soul Café created IGSC as a platform to support soul music. This year they also decided to take IGSC to the next level by working with other women who are creating opportunities for the soul community. The team consists of Jodine Dorce of Jodine’s Corner, Asya Shein and Nina Morena of Fusicology.com, Fiona Bloom of The Bloom Effect, Carmen Rodgers and Talibah Wortham of Candigirl Music and Valerie Pratt of Ol’Soul Productions.
IGSC, Founded by Frances Jaye and Velisa Walker-Crayton is a property of

Neo Soul Café LLC., a Dallas-based multi-media company.

IGSC conference, sponsorship, hotel accommodations and registration information will be available online at www.igotsoulconference.com or by email: info@igotsoulconference.com


~ by nusoulmagazine on December 4, 2007.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )


Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: