To Be Announced!
Tad Kojima has been in the music industry for over 10 years. After graduating from university in New York and law school in Toronto, Tad returned to Winnipeg as director of Vibe School of the Arts. He recently headed up the digital distribution group at K-tel International where he managed a music catalogue of over 10,000 songs and was executive producer of the Minipop Kids. He is currently president of Bigshig Music where he has licensed music for the Ellen De Generes Show, The Mindy Project and America’s Got Talent.
When we heard about Tad, we were really excited by the idea of having him as one of the Manitoba’s Little Big Shots judges! When he accepted we were thrilled! Thank you Tad! We hope that you find some new talent among our finalists!
CEO at Swish Productions
“Liz Crawford, former model/actress is the CEO of Swish Productions, Winnipeg’s only full service fashion marketing & public relations firm, and modelling agency Swish Model Management. which represents Canada’s Next Top Model Meaghan Waller, male Supermodel Brodie Scott, “It Girl” Mical Bockru and many other successful international models. Liz also passionately advocates for laws and education to provide a safer environment for young models working currently in an unregulated field.”
Liz was asked by one of our committee members if she could make time to become on of the judges of Manitoba’s Little Big Shots and she immediately accepted and also recommended that we contact Tad Kojima! Thanks Liz!
Professional Circus Performer at Mr. Circus
Born in Churchill, Manitoba, Isaac Girardin (AKA Mr. Circus) is an award winning juggler and professional circus artist who now calls Winnipeg home. Between training and performing, Isaac is also a prolific circus arts promoter and instructor, teaching in schools across Canada and fostering up and coming talent in the Manitoba area. He is one of the founders and past presidents of the Winnipeg Circus Arts Club and his current project as director of Prairie Circus Arts is focused on giving professional circus and alternative physical artists a home to train, collaborate, and grow in.
Isaac generously offered to become a judge for Manitoba’s Little Big Shots after hearing about it online! Thanks Isaac!
Morning Show Host 94.3 The Drive
Kerri is born and raised in Winnipeg and grew up with performing in her heart!! She tapped danced for 15 years, was in all of her high school musicals and then decided to get a Psychology degree. After finishing at U of M she stepped out to Toronto for 10 years to pursue theatre, film, voice and TV. After a 5 year run at The Second City’s Tony and Tina’s Wedding and then of years doing bad commercials and she went on to travel North America on tour doing productions of Nickelodeon shows live on stage with KOBA Entertainment. Now back for 10 years in her hometown, she’s on the airwaves doing the morning show on 94.3 the Drive! (6-10am).
Kerri was so excited when she first heard about Manitoba’s Little Big Shots from one of our committee members that we just had to have her as one of our judges! We are thrilled to have you Kerri!
Owner of CMA Entertainment
Eddie is a professional Drummer, Songwriter and Artist Manager and Agent. He is the Owner of CMA Entertainment Booking Agency which celebrates its 35th anniversary next year. CMA Entertainment specializes in booking and managing acts in clubs and bars, concerts, casinos and community events. He is also the Owner of Starblanket Speakers Bureau agency and Starblanket Music and Management with a roster that includes; Recording Artists Warparty hip hop releasing a new CD in 2017, DerRic Starlight Puppetier and Recording Artists Ray Martin Band who just released their new CD.
Turning Leaf Community Support Services
would like to extend our gratitude to all of the judges
for donating your valuable time to help us
make Manitoba’s Little Big Shots a success!