Lisa J Aston Resume

      With over thirty years of creative and professionally rewarding experiences within artistic endeavors ranging from musicianship, film-making, directing & producing, publishing, lecturing, music composition, authorship, creative writing and arts management, Lisa Aston has a strong commitment to quality, innovation and effective leadership of creative people.

Skills include:

* Project Management - production of events, shows, music media, educational courses
* Film production – budgetary and creative / script writing, producing and directing
* Sourcing, evaluating and selecting artistic talent / management of artisans, musicians / music composition
* Facilitation and communication
* Promotional strategies and media relations / publicity
* Creation of artistic concepts, pre-production, budget planning
* Extensive knowledge and use of contractual practices and copyright (Intellectual Property)
* Written editorial for magazines, newspapers and online services

Employment History:

Lisa J Aston Music Professional Songwriter 2009-current

House Concerts Australia Founder 2009-Current

EarthDog Productions Artist consultant 1997-2009

Pacific Circle Music Convention Education Manager 1997

Music Industry College of Queensland Creator - Music Industry program 1996-1997

Southern Cross University – Lismore Project Manager -Music 1993-1995

Grevillea Studios Studio Manager 1990-1992

Louise Carroll Publicity Brisbane National Publicist 1987-1990

Frontier Touring Company/ Artist Liaison / Promotions / Publicity

Michael Chugg Management Artist Management 1984-1987

* Ambassador for the ‘Life Matters 2 U” campaign in Victoria, Australia with one of my songs “Back To You”

* "Right where you belong” was the campaign song for Gunyah Animal Healing Sanctuary, Victoria, Australia

* "Angel Heart" single was used as the audition piece for the Sydney 2000 Olympics by Nicki Webster. She secured the gig.

* “Restitution” came 1st runner up in the Best Original Songs Worldwide competition for 2011

* "YOU" Ambassador song for Steve Irwin's Australia Zoo Wildlife Warriors Hospital, Beerwah, Australia

* "Restitution" was also plucked from MySpace as the opening theme for a U.S. soap opera titled “Legacy Hill”

Updated:  September 19, 2011

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