Mid Atlantic Entertainment is partnering with Black-owned film distribution company Homestead Entertainment to help independent filmmakers bring their content to the masses. Under the terms of the deal, the Mid Atlantic Entertainment banner— will curate film, TV, and digital content for the partnership and Homestead will handle the global distribution for the films acquired through the partnership. In the partnership, Mid Atlantic Entertainment Group will also sign artists and offer the full suite of Sony Orchard’s services, which include full-service marketing, sync licensing, video services, transparent data analysis, advertising, rights management, and radio, among other resources.
Olabade Olukanni is an executive producer and talent manager who partners with musicians and actors from all walks of life, helping grow their personal and professional strengths and talents. After spending over a decade as a jeweler and diamond trader in the New York City diamond district working with various celebrities and public figures, Olukanni decided to join the entertainment business after becoming inspired by the talent of his clients combined with his love for music and film. As co- owner and president of Mid Atlantic Music Group, Olukanni knows what truly drives longevity for career growth, artist development, and production —and it’s not mastering what’s hot right now, but what the industry is looking for next.
Powerhouse serial entrepreneur, marketing expert, and nonprofit professional who possesses the fundamental skills and passion necessary to guide others in achieving new levels of scalable growth. Specializing within the music, film, nonprofit, and bail bonding industries, Dishawn has an extensive (award-winning) background performing as a leading marketing asset is passionate about not only meeting client expectations, but exceeding them every time. Holding 20+ of professional experience as an entertainment executive, Dishawn has become an integral part of the dynamic marketing sphere, leveraging both technology and innovation to design executable full-scope marketing plans that guarantee successful, representation-enhancing results. Dishawn demonstrates his career ardency by delivering pragmatic services that effectively translate business priorities into quality marketing strategies. Overall, he built his businesses on a foundation of authenticity, integrity, and trust, and every effort he does rests on his mission towards helping others gain the exposure they deserve within the competitive market.
Mid Atlantic provides independent motion picture producers with opportunities in both domestic and international distribution markets.
Based in Sheridan, Wyoming Mid Atlantic Entertainment Group is the fastest growing independent urban film entertainment group, enabling our clients to take full advantage of the many resources and opportunities. Because the company has a unique business structure, clients are able to work directly with its founders and principals, receiving a level of personalized attention that isn’t available.
Dishawn & Olabode bring more than 15 combined years of industry experience to the table along with relationships in various industries helping content creators navigate the complex motion picture distribution landscape to find markets and audiences for their work. Dishawn and Olabode have comprehensive knowledge of both traditional and newly emerging distribution channels, expanding the potential of client projects.