Creative-Change is presented by the award-winning Hollywood film composer, Alan Williams. This multi-media workshop leads participants through interactive learning experiences as Alan defines creativity and how to use the steps of creativity to manage change in business.
"Alan Williams is an accomplished composer and conductor whose film and television scores provide a fluidity of melody and enough varied nuances of texture and style to make his work defy categorization.” – Randall Larson Soundtrack Magazine
As a graduate from Brigham Young University, receiving a Bachelor of Music in Composition, and graduate work from the University of Southern California, Alan has provided unique and memorable musical scores to more than 50 motion pictures and television films in the past decade including the Academy Award nominated IMAX film, “Amazon”, Sony Pictures Classics’ “Mark Twain’s America” and some of the highest rated movies made for television. Alan composed the award-winning score to the animated film, “The Princess and the Pea” and also co-wrote the original songs with Grammy Award winning Lyricist David Pomeranz. He has been awarded the Insight Award for Excellence for his score to “Kilimanjaro: To the Roof of Africa” as well as 10 Accolade Awards for Best Original Score.
Hollywood Reporter, Daily Variety, Los Angeles Times, Box Office Magazine and LA Weekly have applauded Alan's scores as, "relentlessly spectacular", "exceptional", "pure emotion", "stirring adventuremovie score", "tender melodies", "thrilling", "richly melodic", "charming and romantic", "touching","heartfelt", "full of delight", "a remarkable gift for melody and large-form orchestration", "powerful, beautifully melodic, and abundantly textured."
Alan has collaborated with Academy Award, Golden Globe, and Emmy Award winners and nominees Barbara Streisand, Cis Corman, Beth Polson, Anne Bancroft, Naomi Watts, Haley Joel Osment, Debbie Reynolds, Mary Tyler Moore, James Earl Jones, Burt Reynolds, Linda Hunt, Eric Stoltz and the celluloid treasure Maureen O’ Hara. He has also had the pleasure of collaborating with the legendary actors Hume Cronyn, Jack Lemmon and Jason Robards in some of their final screen appearances.
In the field of documentaries, Alan has had the pleasure of collaborating with noted oceanographers Howard & Michele Hall (Island of Sharks / Coral Reef Adventure), the world famous mountain climber David Breashers (Everest / Kilimanjaro: To The Roof of Africa) and two of the finest dramatic filmmakers in the field of Large Format Cinema in North America, Canadian Stephen Low (Across The Sea of Time / Mark Twain’s America) and Academy Award Winner Kieth Merrill (Amazon / Grand Canyon /The Great American Cowboy).
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The challenge with business today is being and remaining competitive, profitable and prepared for the future. While it is difficult to predict what tomorrow’s business trends will be, the solution will be using creativity to manage change in the marketplace.
More than just a training event, Creative-Change helps leaders and team members learn to unleash their creativity to generate new ideas and solutions in their business. With business becoming more global today than ever before, Creative-Change has proven to be a universal message with cross-culture appeal as executives, managers, leaders and team members from 27 countries and more than 20 companies have learned the power of creativity to manage change.
With a unique perspective from one who “creates” daily, Alan models how he uses creativity in creating music for motion pictures. Participants will learn how to develop their own creativity as they engage in interactive experiences and group activities. Armed with the power of creativity, participants are prepared to focus on the constant state of change in business.
By defining “change gap”, analyzing the impact of technology and using the steps of creativity, participants will develop and create plans to manage change in their business. They will feel empowered to use their creativity, to work in concert with other team members to effectively manage change, and make a difference in their business and compose company success.
Fast-paced and highly entertaining, Creative-Change prepares you and your business to be more competitive, profitable and prepared for the future.