The Artist Series Books are comprehensive
business opportunity and start-up publications available for potential and
practicing DJs, musicians, bands and videographers. Each title
addresses common business start-up and operational elements. The
series, written by multimedia producer Dan Titus, is designed to
address the business needs of artists who spend countless hours
perfecting their craft. However, many do not understand how to start a
business, nor do they understand basic financial and marketing
elements needed to draft a business plan. The typical book contents
How to start a for profit company.
Business start-up checklists.
How to finance a venture. How to write off
Explanation of structure: Sole proprietorship,
corporation, and partnership.
How to write a business plan. Sample plan
How to write a marketing plan. Sample plan
How to select a lawyer, agent, and accountant.
Explanation of insurance and government permits.
How to promote a company.
How to break into the business.
bonus, each book has a tandem Web site that includes Ebooks and
free software downloads. Examples include:
How to Get a Trademark, Quickly and Easily
The Government Loan Resource Guide
Sample Business Plans*
Sample Financial Schedules*
* These are Microsoft Word and Excel files that
readers can download and edit. Create a business plan quickly and
There is also
an optional CD-ROM that goes with each title!
Published by: Venture Marketing, Inc.
Distributed by: Music Sales Corporation
Author: Dan Titus.
Category: Business, How-to, Self-help.
Price: $34.95 Pages: 176, each title.
Trim size: 8.5 X 11 inches.
Illustrated, appendix, index.
Three titles launch the series and will be available
in major book stores:
The DJ Cookbook: Business Start-up Guide
The Garage Band Cookbook: Business Start-up Guide
The Multimedia Cookbook: Business Start-up Guide
How to Start and Run a
Foreword for The DJ Cookbook is by DJ
industry expert Dave
Kreiner of The Source for Music, a contributor to Mobile
Beat Magazine. Foreword for The Garage Band Cookbook is
by director/producer Rickey
Minor of Minor Productions: Super Bowl 36 & 37, Whitney
Houston, Back Street Boys, Motown Live, and American Bandstand
50th anniversary special.
For more details contact:
Chino Hills, California 91709
Voice/Fax: (909) 597-6369