Ron Rogers

Ron’s 14 year career in music and media began at former industry trade journal RPM, where as news editor he covered music business trends and events. Here, he interviewed many of the biggest names in Canadian and international music, including Shania Twain, Jann Arden, Crowded House, Malcolm McLaren and Robbie Robertson. He has also written freelance articles, promotional materials and advertorial for a variety of companies and media outlets, including Billboard Magazine, Sun Media and Canadian Music Week.

Ron later joined The Children’s Group, one of Canada’s leading independent record labels. Ron subsequently left The Children’s Group to become Head of the Entertainment Management Program at a noteworthy private career college, where he developed curriculum, cultivated and coordinated a faculty of industry professionals, and developed and taught courses in Business Communications and Career Planning.

COURSES TAUGHT:
Guest Lecture Series
Business Ethics
Music Intermediaries
Business Communications
Music Industry Overview
Introduction to the Entertainment Industry
Business Venture & Financing