The New Wave: How to Break an Artist Today
Oct 12 3:00 pm - 3:45 pm
Panel Room presented by Google for Startups
Goal oriented is the best way to describe Ebonie Ward partner at Emagen Entertainment Group a full service artist management company that has quickly risen to become one of the premier management firms in the industry. The firm employs a diverse selection of music and entertainment industry professionals who specialize in career management of Recording Artists Songwriters Instrumentalists Music Producers Engineers and other talent in the music and entertainment fields.
Managing the careers of some of today’s top and notable musicians and producers including rappers Future Gunna GNAR Young Bans Producer Turbo and The Playmaker Production Collective. Ward has played an instrumental role in Emagens growth. Wards musical and entrepreneurial background has provided her with a solid foundation; With a MBA from Troy State University and her Bachelors in Mass Communication Ward has been able to assist with more than just her managerial skills and become a liaison across the board which has allowed her to be an asset to her clients and mold each one in their own unique way.
From 2010 to 2016 Ward was the Partner to FLY KIX ATL and Owner of FLY CHIX ATL Atlanta's premiere apparel stores and lifestyle brand.
Since 2011 Ward has been a vital asset to the development of the artist Future and Freebandz Record Label. Wearing many hats starting as his assistant she was able to evolve and grow into the day-to-day liaison creative director brand manager and now Manager of the Grammy Award Winning artist or often referred to as the gatekeeper. A direct force behind shaping molding and developing of rapper/singer Gunna whose debut studio album Drip or Drown 2 debuted at number three on the Billboard 200 Album chart. Ward truly believes in our culture principles and most importantly the vision of her clients.