Mona Scott-Young Launches Monami Entertainment

Entertainment mogul Mona Scott-Young is embarking on a new path with the launch of her new multimedia company, Monami Entertainment.The New York-based company will offer a variety services which include brand and product development, talent management, television and film production, and marketing.The venture is the latest achievement for Scott-Young, who served as President of Violator Management for the past 16 years.Among those comprising Monami’s roster will be established entertainers and longtime Scott-Young clients Missy Elliott and Busta Rhymes, as well as up and coming Interscope Records artists Brit and Alex and BET host Tocarra.In addition, Yandy Smith, Scott-Young’s longtime colleague, will bring her client, Dipset rapper Jim Jones, to the fold as she joins the mogul in the venture.In related news, Scott-Young’s star client Missy Elliott launched a contest today (February 5), allowing fans the opportunity to name her upcoming album, which is due out on Goldmind/Atlantic late Spring 2008.For more information visit contest ends on February 20th and the winner will be announced on March 2nd.The lucky winner will receive credit on Missy’s new album and a $500 “Respect Me” adidas gift card.

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