Get to know three incredible women in music whose talent, drive and passion have powered some of today’s most popular hits. Our panelists (all HBCU alumni) are executives and attorneys, each hailing from a different sector of the music industry 2021, each with a unique story of rising to the top of her class in a male-dominated business. These three women will speak candidly about the decisions they made to get them where they are today.
And since October is homecoming month, they’ll also reflect on how attending a historically Black college or university shaped them as people and professionals.
Panelists: Phylicia Fant, EVP, Head of Urban Music, Columbia Records Alicia Ferriabough Taylor, Esq., Attorney, Law Offices of Robert A. Celestin Jamila Thomas, VP of Marketing, Motown Records & Co-Founder of #TheShowMustBePaused Nicole George-Middleton, SVP, Membership, ASCAP & Executive Director, The ASCAP Foundation (moderator)