Who We Are
Mathew Knowles has often been referred to as one of the most influential entrepreneurs of our generation in the music and entertainment industry. He was responsible for nurturing and building one of the most successful music groups of all time, Destiny’s Child, and the career of his megastar daughter Beyonce. In addition, Knowles has continued to impact the lives of many through his global platforms, which include successful business ventures, record-label ventures, management services for recording artists and producers, artist-development services, endorsement and partnership deals, a master catalog series, film and television ventures, licensed merchandise products, and philanthropic work.
A professor at Texas Southern University, Knowles has also presented master classes at Berkelee College of Music, Fisk University, the University of Southern California, and Rice University. He graduated from Fisk University in Tennessee in 1974 with a dual degree in economics and business administration, and in 2008, he was granted the honor of Doctor of Humane Letters from his alma mater. He also holds an MBA from Cornerstone Christian Bible College.
His passion is to educate and motivate in the areas of entrepreneurship and entertainment. He holds countless workshops and seminars, along with providing online education around the globe.
Our Four Pillars of Education
Learning to know involves the development of knowledge and skills that are needed to function in the entertainment and entrepreneurial world.
Learning to do involves the acquisition of the skills that are required to be successful.
Learning requires the development of social skills, values and respect for others and is achieved through the discovery of other people’s diversity and involvement in common projects.
Learning to be involves the development of highest potential and the skills to think, decide and act independently.