Derek Wilson

Project Coordinator

Derek has been with the foundation since 2012. As a former FACTOR-funded artist in the Juried Sound Recording & Demo programs, he’s acquired hands-on experience with management, publicity and booking domestic & international tours in support of independent & label releases.

He holds a Bachelor in Social Sciences from uOttawa & an Audio Production diploma from Harris Institute for the Arts.

At FACTOR Derek is a Project Coordinator in the Client Services Department where he administers grant funding and provides support to a roster of independent Canadian record labels, artists, managers and publishers. He is also actively involved in educational outreach, representing the organization at post-secondary institutions, music industry conferences and discussion panels across the country.