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  • Youth Art Connection 5553 Bloomfield Street Halifax, NS, B3K 1S7 Canada (map)

Join us for our #CreativeEntrepreneurship Panel with the Pros.

Ask questions, get tips and tricks on how to make money while growing your Creative Practice.
Mark Goldhar (@markfromhalifax) is the CFO of Civilized Worldwide Inc. ( and has been helping entrepreneurs grow and sell their scalable businesses around the world since 2012.
Ashley Hill is the Program Coordinator for the Black Business Initiative's (@black_business_initiative) Business Is Jammin' Program. She's spent eight in the financial sector where she became a Registered financial planner and the first woman of color to hold a leadership position in ScotiaBank's Atlantic Region. Ashley will discuss opportunities for entrepreneurship in the community through educational, social, financial support and mentorship programs.
Ben Caplan (@bencaplanmusic) is a Canadian songwriter, performer and entertainer. He has composed and performed for the award-winning musical Old Stock: A Refugee Love Story, which was featured off Broadway and receiving accolades from NY Times Critic's Pick, Deama Desk & more. Caplan has toured the world playing concerts across Europe, Austrailia and more.