-Mathew Knowles is an American record executive, author, professor, public speaker, and entrepreneur. He is best known as the manager of Destiny’s Child. He also managed his daughters Beyonce’ and Solange solo careers. Knowles’ record label, Music World Entertainment, Corp has over 4,000 songs in its catalog including Gospel, R&B, Rap and Kids music genres. Some of the artists in his catalog include Chaka Kahn, O’Jays, Kool & The Gang, Solange, Trent Willmon, just to name a few.
In addition to his work in music, Knowles is also one of the executive producers of the 2009 movie Obsessed, which stars Beyoncé. He is also executive producer of, and is featured in, two reality series: The UK’s Chancers, and MTV International’s Breaking From Above
Knowles is a graduate of Fisk University with an undergraduate degree in Business and Economics. He graduated with an MBA in Strategic Planning and Organizational Culture and Ph.D. in Business Administration from Cornerstone Christian Bible College.
Knowles worked for 25 years in Corporate America at Xerox Medical Systems, (where 3 out of 4 years was the top sales executive), Phillips Medical and Codman which is a division of Johnson & Johnson. Additionally, Knowles also served as Chief Marketing Officer for House of Dereon, Dereon, and the Miss Tina’s woman’s apparel, which were all startups, which were eventually sold for $75 million.
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