The panel titled “How to Be a Nerd for a Living” will be happening Friday, August 22, from 1:30 -2:15pm, at Wizard World Chicago Comic Con, which will be taking over the Rosemont Convention Center throughout the weekend.
Participating in this nerdy career-focused panel will be an exciting and talented group of professional “Nerds for a Living.” They will explore different types of jobs that exist within pop-culture entertainment, share insights on how they got where they are, and offer advice to those looking to break into the industry.
The stellar group of panelists includes:
Jon Schnepp, Producer and Director: Jon’s credits include “Metalocalypse”
Josh Blaylock, CEO - Devil’s Due Entertainment:
Kurt Lehner, Animation Artist/Illustrator/
Jenny Frison, comic book cover artist: Jenny, who is part of the Chicago-based Four Star Studios, is cover artist in high demand. Her work can be seen on Image’s “Revival” series, as well as Spike; Angel; Hack/Slash, Red Sonja, Vampirella, and Ghost.
This panel will be moderated by Adron Buske, Creative Director for Nerd for a Living and writer of Amby Verse and the Ascenders and Vital Signs.
How to Be a Nerd for a Living Panel - Wizard World Chicago Comic Con
Friday, August 22 – 1:30pm-2:15 pm
Room 2, Donald Stephen’s Convention Center, Rosemont, IL
Panel will be recorded and published following the convention at http://www.nerdforaliving.com.
Nerd For A Living (N4AL) is a St. Louis-based company dedicated to helping people of geeky persuasions discover fulfilling careers in industries they love: comics, gaming, anime, film, art, crafting and more. Via our website, podcast and fandom convention panels, N4AL provides job seekers and entrepreneurs actionable information and thoughtful discussion with working professionals.
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