Hiring: Manager, Launchpad Business Operations

February 6, 2018Careers

    We are hiring a Business Operations Manager who is sensitive to how art, design, culture and entrepreneurship intersect. Position Type: Full-Time Location: Toronto – Artscape Head Office, Liberty Village with a move to Artscape Daniels Launchpad at Queens Quay and Lower Jarvis in the Fall of 2018 Start Date: As soon as mutually convenient Application Deadline: Until … Read More

Hiring: Digital Marketing Coordinator

February 6, 2018Careers

    Position Type: Full-time Location: Artscape HQ Start Date: March 12, 2018 Application Deadline: February 15, 2018 at 5 PM Artscape is currently seeking a Digital Marketing Coordinator to join our Artscape Launchpad team. We have an immediate need for a Digital Marketing Coordinator to drive the digital marketing of both programs and brand. Following Artscape’s social media … Read More

Hiring: Senior Manager, Marketing and Sales

February 6, 2018Careers

    Position Type: Full-time Location: Artscape HQ Start Date: March 5, 2018 Application Deadline: February 15, 2018 at 5 PM  Artscape seeks a suitably qualified Senior Manager, Marketing & Sales to manage implementation of the marketing and sales campaigns from conception to execution for Artscape Daniels Launchpad’s (ADL) memberships, programs, events and services. The Launchpad membership campaign will … Read More

Creative and Digital Industries Embrace Launchpad

January 26, 2018News

On December 15, we introduced Artscape Daniels Launchpad to the digital music industries in the GTA and were thrilled to have Jeffrey Remedios, CEO of Universal Music Canada and Raja Khanna, until recently CEO, Television & Digital of Blue Ant Media, announce their support for Launchpad as its first Founding Partners. In their remarks, both CEOs voiced their enthusiasm for the project, which … Read More

3-Day Workshop

October 5, 2017News

In partnership with the OMDC, Artscape Daniels Launchpad presents the OMDC IDM Fund Futures Program, designed to take Ontario’s emerging interactive digital media content creators to the next level. Launchpad is now calling for applicants who are interested in acquiring the fundamentals of growing a successful business. Applicants must have an interest in pursuing opportunities … Read More

Seeking: Instructors & Facilitators

July 24, 2017Uncategorised

Launchpad Programs Across Southern Ontario Artscape wishes to contract contractors on a part-time basis to provide instruction and facilitation within our business and entrepreneurship training programs for creative and cultural sector workers. This is an opportunity to play a central, exciting role in delivering and shaping the entrepreneurial training component of a groundbreaking cultural sector … Read More

Meet Caleigh LeGrand

July 4, 2017Alumni Stories

Caleigh LeGrand is no stranger to the creative process. As an actor and writer – and self-described wearer of “many other hats” – Caleigh has an intimate understanding and appreciation for the life of a creative entrepreneur. This summer she’ll be assuming a new role, as our newest Facilitator of Launchpad programs. Between classroom preparation … Read More

Navigating in the Competitive Age

June 29, 2017Case Studies, How-To

Remember the days of Napster? Let’s set the scene… Reality was the hottest trend in TV, with an average 28.3 million viewers tuning in weekly to watch sixteen contestants starve and strategize on a new American show called Survivor. Meanwhile, Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire by J. K. Rowling commanded a record-breaking print run … Read More

Grants available through innovative partnership

May 24, 2017News

Knowing that it is becoming harder and harder to sustain a career as an artist or a designer, the Province of Ontario, City of Toronto and Artscape have partnered to provide a program to help creators fully realize their potential. The Starter Company Plus Creative Arts program is focused on helping entrepreneurs start or grow … Read More

Meet Steven Karpenko

May 18, 2017Alumni Stories

Pictured: Steven Karpenko (back row, centre) with Launchpad’s Creative Entrepreneurship Program class, May 2017. As Artscape’s newest program facilitator, Steven Karpenko has been earning his Launchpad stripes in rapid succession. In March he led the Creative Business Design Workshop, and the Creative Entrepreneurship Program, and is scheduled to facilitate more of the same in June. Before he ventures into the classroom, we … Read More

A Major Funding & Naming Announcement

April 21, 2017News

Feature photo: Kamilah Apong, event emcee by Hector Vasquez Photography. A Full-Service Art and Design Entrepreneurship Hub On April 21, Artscape held an event to proudly present Artscape Daniels Launchpad, a one-stop art and design entrepreneurship hub opening in 2018 that provides affordable access to technology and tools of the trade, reframes entrepreneurship for creative people through innovative … Read More

5 Tips to Spring Clean Your Website

April 19, 2017How-To

5 Easy Steps to Spring Clean Your Website By guest blogger Lauren Rabindranath The mercury is rising and piles of snow are being replaced by puddles on the sidewalks. For many of us, this first taste of spring signals a sense of renewal. Professionally, now is the perfect time to pause, audit and update our goals—including … Read More