PHOEBE ROBERTS • ATTITUDE IS EVERYTHING
PANEL TOPICS – BLACK SQUARES? WHO CARES?
Phoebe Roberts is Attitude is Everything’s Skills Development Manager. Leading their Beyond the Music project, tackling the barriers Deaf and disabled people face working or accessing work in the music & live events industry, both by providing advice, guidance and training for music industry organisations around how to create an accessible workplace culture and by supporting Deaf and disabled people working or aspiring to work in the industry via the creation of a Professionals Network and by brokering training, mentoring, shadowing and skills development opportunities.
Phoebe has 20 years of experience in the music and live events industries, working as a Live Events producer with clients including Sky Arts, Sony, Boardmasters, Boiler Room and We are the Fair. She was also Managing Director of The Wonder Staff, staffing events and festivals with trained and experienced staff. Alongside her new role at Attitude is Everything, she is currently a Lead Tutor in Event Production at Big Creative Education where she teaches and mentors the next generation of live event professionals.