BECOME A 314 FAME PARTNER
FAME Partners are individuals, companies, organizations and locations who share our commitment to building a new and regenerated Arts and Entertainment Industry in the St. Louis, Missouri Midwest market. By providing goods and services, locations and consultation in support of and in conjunction with the 314 Fame Office.
We invite you to do your part in the growth and support of the arts and entertainment industry. These are some of the ways our Fame Partners can help.
Like any other Venture, our efforts to develop the Arts and Entertainment Industry in this market will take substantial financial support. In many ways the industry can and will eventually support itself. The early need is the development of the Eco-system required to support any person interested in the working in this industry. Our goal is to raise up to 10 Million Dollars over the next 2-5 years. The second major financial element is the establishment of a Venture capital fund that focuses on this industry in this market supporting local for profit projects. Lastly, the adoption of both city and State tax credits that will allow this region to compete on an equal playing field with other markets.
Each of the Fame offices has a focus on a particular skill set or area of the arts and entertainment industry. Each requires an up to date look at how to get started and how to take any individual from where they are to what they are trying to achieve. Professional consulting in Art, Dance, Gaming, Tech, Music, Film, Fashion and Television are all needed to guide new and veteran talents as they build their careers and Entertainment Entrepreneurial ventures.
Retail / Vendor services:
At every step of the way the arts and entertainment industry requires the participation of vendors and suppliers. If your store or company sells to or caters to the arts and entertainment community, we want you as a partner. We have promotional opportunities, sponsorship opportunities and bulk sales opportunities, and product placement opportunities that arise everyday. Please join us in the sponsorship of this industry.
Location and Venue Services:
Venues, Event Spaces, and Shooting locations are all critical to having a vibrant Arts and Entertainment Industry. "Best known as “Gateway to the West”, St. Louis has a great deal to offer when it comes to locations. Concert halls, stadiums, vineyards, churches, restaurants in old and new neighborhoods, as well as historic sites are all available. To be a Fame partner, we welcome any venue who wants to be on our preferred list for production, rehearsal or performance.
As a new artist or entertainment entrepreneur begins to develop their pathway to success, we inform and support the fact that no-one really succeeds alone. And each step of the way, what most realize is that the further they get the less they know. So,. we desire to provide as many certified professional services and educational opportunities for both students and professionals to obtain professional guidance and education needed to steadily progress in this industry. Dance schools, acting classes and others providing instruction, we need you as professional services and education providers.
Legal & Other Professional Services: Entertainment attorneys, accountants and professional photographers and graphic designers are only a few of the services that we need to supply to the artistic and entertainment community. As artist enter the the professional level, contract and rights all become critical to understand and to navigate. The use of retained professional help with the nuances with and experience provided is essential to the long term success of a artist entering into the business side of this Industry. So, producers, directors, designers and others are all welcome to join the family.
Sponsorship and Investors:
Every artist and every project, somewhere along the way will need some type of sponsorship or investment. Projects both large and small are first supported and promoted by the stakeholders of such projects, but in order to really develop large and community level projects, corporate sponsorship, and for-profit investment is widely needed. Investors with experience in the arts and entertainment industry are definitely welcome, but those who don't have experience but still would like t support the development of this industry in this market can still give directly to 314 FAME or through 314 Fame in support of a category or an individual project. Other grants and non-profit donations can be made to the same or formatted to best suit the project and the donor.