Artpreneur Award recognizes local creative economy
The Artpreneur Award is a collaboration between the Wood Buffalo Arts Council and the Fort McMurray Chamber of Commerce. The award recognizes individual artists, crafts people, and arts-based business which have made an outstanding contribution in the combined areas of business success, innovation, and community services, and have added value to the local creative economy.
The nominees for this year’s Artpreneur Award were:
- Campbell’s Music
- Greg Halinda Photography
- Michelle Thorne – Theatre; Just Because
- Rajasthan Creations by Purva
- Spotlight Performance Wear
- Wood Buffalo Productions
The Fort McMurray Chamber of Commerce Awards Gala 2016 was held October 20th. This year’s Artpreneur recipient is Campbell’s Music.
Theatre Alberta sends a shout-out to Michelle Thorne of Theatre; Just Because who has been nominated to stand for election to the Theatre Alberta Board of Directors!