Events - Artist & Songwriting Panel


Panel Moderator. Ryner has composed, arranged, produced and performed music for more than thirty-three television series, documentaries and specials that comprise nearly 800 individual episodes, in addition to a substantial portfolio of long- and short-form commercial music and album tracks for a variety artists in multiple genres. Ryner is very proud to have edited, arranged and engineered the music for Scott Moir and Tessa Virtue's gold-medal ice dance win in the 2012 Vancouver Winter Olympics. read more

Lenny Fontana

Lenny Fontana has been on the house music scene for more than 20 years as a DJ Producer/Remixer and since 2013 Owner of Karmic Power Records. Born and raised in the "Melting Pot" of New York City, which has proven to be a constant creative influence on his fresh sounds, playing a major contribution that led to Lenny's worldwide recognition. His productions have crossed commercially worldwide and some have become classics.... read more

Tim Penner

There are very few artists that consistently deliver music that redefines the boundaries of creativity and depth, yet Tim continually pushes the limits to create innovative, crowd-pleasing sounds. His work with industry-leaders is a testament to the respect he has earned with countless chart-topping success. read more

Andreas Rizek

Born Andreas Anthony Rizek, the young producer from Aurora Ontario has a fresh take on the Canadian house music scene - from deep to tech to house, he owns an assortment of smooth, well-curated styles. Cosella tracks sound like home to those in the U.K or on the White Island, Ibiza Spain...It's hard not to like this fast-rising producer. read more

DJ Shine

From the early 90's heyday of Toronto's techno scene through to his current constant touring as a band member and programmer for Nelly Furtado and more recently hip hop superstar Drake, Jason "DJ Shine" Spanu has delivered a brilliant history as a key player in the Canadian electronic music scene. With numerous singles, remixes, and compilation appearances under his belt, DJ Shine has made his reputation well known among some of the world's top producers and artists. read more

John Norman

With a sound that is "Firmly rooted in Detroit sound, but holds the mark of the Canadian landscape" (Faze Magazin) John Norman's signature blend of techno and is one that is turning heads around the globe. Whether through his live performances, original tracks, or remixes, his obsession with sound can be heard loud and clear. John has established himself as one of the new and exciting voices in the techno world with his rhythm driven yet melodic productions, read more

Mikey Palermo

Beginning in the underground scene in Toronto, Mikey Palermo has built a resume that stands out amongst the rest. Working his way up the electronic music ladder,he has shown he's a force to be reckoned with and has increased in demand as a DJ, event organizer and upcoming producer. Mikey Palermo experimented with an array of sounds before landing on the mix of Tech and Deep House he produces and plays now. read more

Jasmine Denham

Singer-Songwriter, MD and Entrepreneur Jasmine Denham has been performing for audiences around the world for over 25 years, sharing the stage, television screens and recording studios with artists like Nelly Furtado, Serena Ryder, Keshia Chante, Kylie Minogue and the cast of the Broadway musical RENT. Formerly a Warner/Chappell UK Songwriter, it was her honour to have co-written the theme song for this summer's TO2015 Pan Am and Para-Pan Am Games TOGETHER WE ARE ONE sung by Serena Ryder, and be chosen to be the Official Singer for the French version ENSEMBLE ON EST IMMENSE. read more