Southeastern Hosting Creative Industry Event By John Ceballos, The Ledger Wednesday, September 23, 2015 LAKELAND — The purpose of Friday’s Sm(ART) Business Symposium is to educate business leaders about the role creative industries play in economic development. And that starts with helping instill a bit of self-awareness. “There are businesses in the creative industry sector that don’t […]

Usher’s New Look is proud to be the recipient of the Dave Pensado Educator Award for our first-ever, digital curriculum for high school students, Music Industry Leadership 101. The Pensado Awards took place on Sunday, August 30, 2015, at Sony Pictures Studios in Culver City, CA. The annual award show is the brainchild of Grammy winning mix […]

On April 14th, Usher’s New Look Chief Operations Officer, Gavin McGuire, represented our organization in front of the Ohio House of Representatives. Usher’s New Look’s digital Music Leadership 101 curriculum is currently empowering youth in two Ohio school districts. Leaders of mentoring programs active in the state participated on a panel and offered advice to lawmakers on how to reach young Ohioans […]

Boynton Beach Community High School is one of many schools in the U.S to take on a new Usher’s New Look digital curriculum course called Music Leadership 101. Music Leadership 101 offers a look into various behind the scenes careers in the entertainment industry with lessons taught by the industry professionals themselves, including former Creative Director of Laface Records, […]