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The Company - BIOS

Monica Davis

Monica Davis - President

Monica Davis is the Founder and Editor-in-Chief of Exceptional People Magazine, a publication that takes an innovative approach to showcasing some of the world’s most extraordinary people and their accomplishments; revealing why they are successful at what they do and the motivating factors that make them excel. The publication promotes among people of all socio-economic backgrounds a renewed vision, unity and better living through various media.

Monica also successfully published The Exceptional Woman, a quarterly newsletter which presented a powerhouse of ideas and knowledge to help women succeed in various areas of life before merging it with Exceptional People Magazine..

Monica has over 20 years of stellar and award-winning performance serving the federal
government and private sector.   She has provided technological expertise internationally as part of support teams for two Secretaries of State, traveling to countries such as Kuwait, Denmark, Iceland, and also the United Nations and other diplomatic conferences.

Monica has used her technical savvy, business expertise and signature personal touch to help initiate and establish partnerships between federal and corporate clients, leading to successful ventures.  See assisted high level officials in the federal government in making technological decisions, presenting business process development and improvement analysis.

Her success extends well beyond the federal and corporate world.  Monica is the creator,  former executive producer and host of the award-winning Extraordinary Everyday People television talk show produced in Washington, D.C. Her television background also includes directing, videography, lighting and post-production.

She served two terms on the Board of Directors of Arlington Independent Media, a
non-profit organization and a cable television station in Arlington, Virginia, ending her tenure as Vice President in 2004. During her tenure she served as Chairperson of the Facilities Committee and a member of the Finance, Facilities and Administrative Committees.

As a motivational speaker, Monica has galvanized audiences through her keynote speeches and in-depth seminars on achieving success and obtaining maximum results in various areas of life. Her clients have included non-profits, government and other audiences.

Monica also authored the book, “On the Receiving End, A Collection of Works for Realizing the Potential within Ourselves”, published by American Literary Press.

Kurt KlausKurt Klaus - Legal Counsel

Kurt R. Klaus is a Washington, DC, attorney who provides legal counsel and business advice in support of entertainment/media/content transactions across virtually all media sectors. Prior to practicing law, Kurt worked in film, TV, and music production.

Kurt counsels clients on matters involving television and film, music, the Internet, rights acquisitions and licensing, clearances, copyrights, trademarks, contracts, and small business issues. His clients include large and small television & film production companies, television networks, individual producers and directors, record labels, musical artists and writers, fine artists, graphic artists, photographers, screenplay writers, book authors, poets, entrepreneurs, theatre companies, and media-related nonprofit companies.

Kurt is a former media executive with experience in developing and launching television programs, radio programs, and websites. Prior to the practice of law, Kurt worked for years as a producer and assistant director on television commercials and industrial films. He has also worked in the production management department on four feature films.

Kurt Klaus acts as an Outside Legal Counsel to Atela Productions, Inc. Kurt has earned Juris Doctor (Law), Master of Science (Advertising/Mass Communications) and Bachelor of Science (Recording Industry Management) degrees.

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Beatrice Davis - Entertainment Advisor

Prior to establishing Sassy B. Worldwide Productions Inc., President Beatrice Davis served as a tour manager, entertainment coordinator and consultant for some of the finest athletes and artists in the world including B.B. King, Ray Charles, Liza Minnelli, Elton John, former baseball player Dave Stewart, former football player Emery Moorehead, former basketball player Dennis Rodman and Ivana Trump.

Her high degree of expertise and organizational skills has enabled her to coordinate successful tours and special sporting events. She earned degrees in business and fashion design which has enabled her to successfully venture into many facets of the entertainment business including consulting, coordinating music festivals, organizing special sporting & corporate events, promotional campaigns for various sports celebrities as well as productions of music videos, low budget movies and short films. A native of Switzerland, Beatrice has hosted radio talk shows in Germany (Stuttgart Stadt Radio World Wide Entertainment News), and her industry related articles have been published in German music magazines (DJ Magazine and German Dance Magazine). These experiences have given Beatrice diverse knowledge and useful contacts in the industry from media, film, music and sports affairs to a broad range of interactive entertainment.

Beatrice is affiliated with the following non-profit organizations: Children’s Medical Research Foundation; Chicago Cares; Athletes Against Drugs, Missing and Exploited Children; Core Center; Rising Sun Ranch, SWWAN and Kid’s Walk.