Join the HBS Club of Toronto in conversation with Dr. Mathew Knowles, music industry executive, entrepreneur, educator and former producer of Destiny’s Child – Beyoncé and Solange.
A business, motivational, and inspirational discussion all rolled into one, this conversation with Dr. Mathew Knowles will share insights from his life and career together with characteristics that are common among successful people from all walks of life.
Throughout his long career, Dr. Knowles has encountered individuals who have motivated, inspired, and contributed to his success. His goal is to share illustrative, true-life experiences of the ten traits commonly shared by successful people, including: passion, vision, work ethic, team-building, planning, talk-to-do ratio, learning from failure, giving back, risk-taking, and thinking outside the box.
As a self-made entrepreneurial success story who came from a small town and became the top salesperson at Xerox Medical Systems, sold successful businesses he created, and became one of the world’s top entertainment executives in the music industry, Dr. Mathew Knowles embodies all of these traits. We will explore and learn from his journey to success.
Boris Tsimerinov, HBSCT President, will speak with Dr. Knowles.
Participants must register by NOON on October 5th to receive details on joining the discussion. The Zoom link will be sent out 24 hours before the event.
Please note that no refunds will be issued.
Founder, Music World Entertainment
Author, professor, lecturer, motivational speaker, music executive, artist manager, entrepreneur, fighter and cancer survivor would be the words used to sum up the life and career of Mathew Knowles.
He currently holds professorships at Pepperdine University, London College of Creative Media and Point Blank Music School. He is the Dean of the Black Music Industry Certification Program at the distinguished National Museum of African American Music.
Knowles’ passion simply said, is to educate and motivate in the areas of Health & Wellness, Entrepreneurship and the Music Business.
As a pioneer for Black success in the corporate world, Knowles corporate career includes sales and marketing at Xerox Medical Systems, Phillips Medical Systems and Johnson & Johnson. In the music arena, having sold over 450 million records worldwide, he has architected the careers of Destiny’s Child, Le’Andria Johnson, Beyonce’ and Solange, just to name a few, and has worked with legends such as Chaka Khan, The O’Jays, Earth, Wind & Fire, and many others.
President, HBS Club of Toronto & CEO of Semper8
Boris G. Tsimerinov is President of the HBS Club of Toronto and CEO & Managing Director of Semper8. He is an investor, advisor and entrepreneur.
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