Havas Group Australia launches Hava-Listen – a Group-wide initiative designed to embrace and support the passions of staff and help take them to the next level as part of Havas’ ongoing commitment to morale and good – be part of the team.
The inaugural Hava-Listen event, proudly supported by NOVA Entertainment, will take place this Thursday, July 14 at the Havas Village offices at The Rocks Sydney.
It will feature the very talented Anna Natlacen as Anna Point, senior digital trader at Havas Media Group. She also happens to be a fantastic singer-songwriter, and Natlacen will perform in front of a crowd of Havas employees and supporters.
Francois CoadiCMO of Havas Media Group, said, “We are extremely excited to launch this Havas Group-wide initiative to help shine a light on the many and varied creative passions of our dynamic employees.
“When the call was made, we were blown away with interest, and the first three sessions have already been filled in the second half of 2022. We are exceptionally grateful for the support of NOVA Entertainment, who will present the very first session, featuring the incredibly talented Anna Natlacen.
Steve GoldingGSM at NOVA Entertainment said, “We are honored to be able to support Havas with the launch of their Hava-Listen initiative, in addition to giving Anna the stage (literally) to do what she is passionate about and perform her music.”
Natlacen added, “It’s so encouraging to know that Havas actively supports my passion for music, and I’m extremely excited to follow in the footsteps of so many of my musical inspirations by performing with the support of NOVA Entertainment.”
Anna Dot created her own mix of indie and folk pop with bittersweet melodies and unabashedly honest lyrics.
The Vienna-born, Sydney-based songwriter uses her music to authentically process and share life lessons with her audience, drawing on personal experiences of love, loss, friendship and feminism.
After beginning to play in the streets and playing concerts in living rooms, she won a national songwriting competition in Austria and recorded her first album. sunny state of mind which she self-published in March 2017.
A move halfway around the world later that year meant fitting into an entirely new music scene in Sydney, but also brought much inspiration from the range of new impressions that moving to another country brings. .
His second studio album Tangled (2020) is a musical account of his first year in Sydney and features the single 33 hours who did it on the Busk for a cure as well as the official Sydney Sofar Sounds playlist. Dot is currently working on her third album which she hopes to release in late 2022.
Hava-Listen is an ongoing initiative with more events to be announced throughout the year.
Top image: Anna Natlacen aka Anna Dot