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Music Venue Owners and Managers

Tips for Entry

Try to land part-time or summer jobs as stagehands, ushers, waiters, bartenders, or other positions at theaters, outdoor music festivals, and other venues to make industry contacts and obtain experience.

Read FMJ: Facility Management Journal (https://www.ifma.org/publications/fmj-magazine) and Facility Manager and Front Row News blog (both available at https://www.iavm.org) to learn more about the field.

Visit https://jobnet.ifma.org for job listings.

Talk to music venue owners and managers about their careers. Ask them for advice on breaking into the field.

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