WMC 2011 Schedule Panelist

Panelist Schedule:

Maurice White President Urban Marketing of America/E 1 ENT Senior National Director of Promotions He has taught music marketing at Columbia College for the last 12 years. Maurice is widely recognized as a specialist in the field of music marketing and promotions. He has been working professionally in the music industry since 1976. A graduate of the University of Southern California, White worked for Progress Distribution whose clients included Motown Records, London Records, A&M Records, Fantasy Records and over 250 other labels. After Progress, he became Regional Director for Polydor Records where he worked with Gloria Gaynor, Ray Goodman & Brown, Peaches & Herb and others. After having his own label with CBS at Worldwide Distribution, he went to RCA Records as Regional Director where he worked with DJ Jazzy Jeff & The Fresh Prince, Kool Moe Dee, Glenn Jones, Samantha Fox, Boogie Down Productions (KRS-One), Shaggy and many others. He was Senior Vice President of UN-D-NYABLE Records under the direction of Frank Thomas and later moved to MCA Records as Regional Director. Mary j Blige,KC & JOJO,New Edition,BB KING to name a few. White owns Urban Marketing of America which promotes records for every major record label, he oversees the strategic direction of the company while leveraging his strong industry connections to develop new and established talent. White currently is also senior national director of E1 Ent which is the # 1 indy label in the country and has been there 6 years working with such artist as Jim Jones,DJ UNK,BRANDY,RAY J,SEAN KINGSTON,BRIAN MCKNIGHT,FAITH EVANS,DONELL JONES,FREDDIE JACKSON,VIVIAN GREEN.