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    A Conversation with L.A. Reid

    Wednesday, Feb 17, 2016 6:30 - 7:30 PM @ Morningstar
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    A Conversation with L.A. Reid
    Antonio Reid
    Chairman & CEO, Epic Records
    Touré _
    Iconic Journalist & Culture Critic
    CONVERSATION - Conversations are panel discussions that provide an in-depth, up-to-the-minute look at a single topic. Featuring three to four thought leaders and an expert moderator, Conversations consist of a 60-minute discussion, followed by 15 minutes of audience q-and-a.

    Music industry titan, L.A. Reid, has been discovering talent and shaping popular music for more than 25 years. An artist himself, Reid’s uncanny ear and sharp business acumen took him from humble beginnings in Cincinnati to leading the rebirth of one of the record industry’s most storied labels as chairman and CEO of Epic Records. 

    TV host, journalist and culture critic, Touré sits down with Reid for an an intimate conversation where he will share behind-the-scenes stories and creative insight from working with Whitney Houston, Usher, Justin Bieber and more—as well as provide an unvarnished look at how he made it on his own in one of the toughest industries. Join the conversation yourself, as the event culminates with a lively Q&A. Come learn what happens when creativity and entrepreneurship collide.

    What to expect: From humble beginnings to epic success, the Grammy Award-winning industry titan who has shaped popular music will share his story and insights from working with top musicians. 

    *Book signing for Reid's memoir, Sing to Me, to follow.

    Wednesday, Feb 17, 2016 6:30 - 7:30 PM
    22 W. Washington St., Chicago, IL 60602
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