Friday, November 21, 2008
MONEY & MUSIC IS HERE!!!!!
Mission Statement - Money and Music, Inc. was created to enlighten & educate musicians, artists, athletes and entertainers about the various business and financial solutions available in today's ever-changing marketplace.
Who are we? Money & Music, Inc. looks to bring to the entertainment and sports industry an independent advisory relationship that can allow today's success to equal tomorrow's prosperity. We will bring the highest level of industry insight along with combined over twenty five years of experience in the financial and entertaiment world.
Money & Music, Inc. was developed by the dynamic duo of "Money" Mike, of Mintco Financial, Inc. and "Cool V" of KR Marketing & Notary.
Money Mike - *Financial Analysis BS Degree University at Buffalo (Ranked Top 50 Business Program by the Wall Street Journal)
*Started with John Hancock Financial Network in 1997 (Rookie of the Year)
*Established client base of over 300 people
*Sales Manager with John Hancock Financial Network, Empire Financial Partners
*Registered Investment Advisor (Series 6, 63, 65, 7) offered through Signator Investors Inc., Member FINRA, SIPC
*Qualifying Member of the Million Dollar Round Table (Top 1% of Financial Advisors in the world, mdrt.org)
*President and Owner of Mintco Financial Inc.
*1998, 1999, 2003 John Hancock President's Conference Qualifier
*Born and raised in Washington, D.C. for 18 years
*Presently resides in Williamsville, NY
*Played tennis for NCAA Division II, National Champion University (Lander Univ)
*#1 Singles/Doubles and Captain for University at Buffalo, Division I
Cool V - DJ, Producer & Marketing Guru
*Graduated Columbia School of Broadcasting 1993
Honor Student and Received Outstanding StudentAward
for Radio Broadcast Ptogram
*Buffalo State/Medaille Colledge -
Marketing/Communication President of Entertaiment
Club, Business Club, Public Speaking Club
Recieved Best Radio Show Awards 3x's in a row from
1995-1998 on WBNY also Dee Jayed on WBLS, CFNY, CKLN,
WDCX, WUFO, WDKX (etc).
*Featured on Rap City and Rap Sheet Magazine as one of
the top urban music college radio shows in the country
*Worked as Account Executive selling Radio & Television
For Viacom/Infinity Broadcast
*Help create DJ Pulse worlds 1st music serach engine,
The worlds 1st nationally syndicated remix video show
*Interned for Bad Boy, Luke Records, Giffen, Tommyboy
*Promoted Concerts arcoss the US and Canada
*Worked as Club Promoter for Jazmines Nightclub, The
Icon, The Shelter, Paladium, The Underground, The
Squeeze, Lil Harlem, The Pleasure Dome, Mirrors, The
Adventure Club, Etc
*Featured DJ for the Grand Opening of the following
clubs The Soul Kitchen in Toronto (Canada), The
Underground Club(NYC) The Shelter (Newark)
*Helped brand various publications,labels, artists,
businesses threw creating innovative marketing
campaigns for clients such as including Def Jam,
Subway, Maaco, Universal Recordings, XPOZ Magazine, VP
Records, Sony Recordings,Rockafella Records, Underwire
Magazine, The Source, Barak Records, Bad Boy
*Help break artists such as Rich Boy, MIMS, 112, Mike
Jones, Sean Kingston, Plies, Ma Barker,Slum Village,
Supa Nova Slom, BR Gunna, Emilee, Amy Whine House,
Jimmy Reign, Untitiled, Richie Sosa etc..
What's Our Purpose - To Inform Industry Professionals about common misconceptions and bad choices in the Financial and Entertainment Industries, striving to plant the T.R.E.E - To Relate, Educate & Entertain!
When - Effective Immediately
Why - Because we recognize with good and bad times, most poor decisions are made because of misinformation, lack of knowledge, or wrong associations. Since we both have proven track records, clear understanding of our industries, and geniune care for our clients, our alliance and belief in our abilities to reach the masses became a vision. A vision that will begin a movement that will target one of the most unrecognized markets in need of proper guidance, expertise, and most of all trust.
"As our Industries evolve so too will our clients Knowledge, Sounds, and MONEY$$$"
Join us and help to continue to make a difference.