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Jose V Ruiz-Resto
Assistant Professor
School of Music/Area Coordinator of Music Business & Entrepreneurship

José Valentino Ruiz brings to the University of Florida College of the Arts an ardent passion for cultivating students’ business & entrepreneurial mindsets, strategies, tactics, effectiveness, and savvy. In 2019, José arrived as the Area Coordinator of Music Business & Entrepreneurship at the School of Music where he thoroughly enjoys working with students and colleagues on research and creative activities that promote viability, intercultural empathy, and multimodal functionality as practitioners, teachers, and scholars of arts entrepreneurship. José’s creative ingenuity as an arts entrepreneur has earned over 100 national and international peer-reviewed awards and publications. Click HERE to learn more!

José created, teaches, and oversees the following courses: Strategic Music Entrepreneurship Development; Foundations of Music Business; Multimedia Production for the Music Industry; Social Impact for Music Entrepreneurs; Digital Musicianship and Production; Special Topics: Arts Entrepreneurship Research; and Music Production in Commercial Media.

To discover more about José's passions and projects, visit www.josevalentino.com. Be sure to follow the fun with José on LinkedIn, Facebook and Instagram. For professional inquiries, contact hello@josevalentino.com. For academic inquiries, contact jruiz@arts.ufl.edu.

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