Sybil Bell

Founder
Independent Venue Week

Sybil Bell is Founder & CEO at I Like The Sound Of That Ltd & Co-Founder of community interest company CAN YOU CIC IT?

She created Independent Venue Week the 7 day nationwide celebration of live music venues.

I Like The Sound of That runs all of IVW’s commercial operations such as international licensing, documentary production & the live record whilst CAN YOU CIC IT? runs the non-commercial side including Yes We Can the organisations development program connecting venues industry charities & local communities.

Sybil has been an artist & label manager, tour manager & promoter, owned a venue & recording studio has consulted at various trade bodies including UK Music the MMF & the FAC & has co-ordinated international networking events at SXSW for The Department of International Trade for 8 years.

She has done numerous press interviews including BBC 6 Music Radio 1 Newsbeat Radio 4’s front Row BBC World Service Radio 5 Live numerous regional radio Sky News ITV News & appeared on The Politics Show Victoria Derbyshire Live both on BBC 2 as well as BBC World.

Sybil has spoken at various events including SXSW in 11 13 & 16 BBC Introducing 18 & 19.

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