Emilio

Coordinator – “Hip Hop You Don’t Stop” Festival

Emilio has been involved in the Hip Hop You Don’t Stop festival since 2013.

A father who chose home school for his children, a trilingual radio speaker and coordinator of the Hip Hop You Don’t Stop festival, Emilio was born and raised in the Côte-des-Neiges and Notre-Dame-de-Grâce neighborhoods.

He studied in Anthropology and Communication, in Montreal, and followed a course on the issues of globalization in Latin America, Chile. He starts as a volunteer at the Centre Communautaire Côte-des-Neiges, and then, gets involved in all sorts of projects related to environmental education, aboriginal rights, business management, event coordination and artist management.

Since 2015, Emilio has been the coordinator of the Hip Hop You Don’t Stop community festival and a speaker on community radio CKUT 90.3 FM.

Its main objective is to create multidisciplinary spaces that lead to reflection and creation. In everything he does, he is committed to giving importance to mental, physical and emotional health, intergenerational exchange and connection to nature.

You can reach him by email at: hhydsmontreal@gmail.com