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Barbadian Music & Business Development Expert

Richard Skeete is a seasoned music business expert, whose journey has seamlessly intertwined the realms of business development, digital marketing and more recently content creation. With a profound background in these fields, he has served as a Business Development Officer, leveraging his expertise to empower businesses with a deep understanding of the intricacies of the creative industry. Through workshops and capacity-building initiatives, he has played a pivotal role in fostering a nuanced comprehension of the business of music.

Beyond his corporate endeavours, he is passionately engaged in education. As a faculty member at the UWI Open Campus and the Barbados Institute of
Management and Productivity, he brings his real-world experiences to the classroom, providing aspiring professionals with insights into the dynamic intersection of music, business, and digital marketing. Richard’s commitment to shaping the next generation of industry leaders is reflected in his interactive teaching approach, aimed at preparing students for the evolving landscape of the creative industry.

In every facet of his career, he is dedicated to bridging the gap between creativity and strategic business practices, contributing to the vibrancy and sustainability of the creative economy.