Diddy has reportedly signed with a talent agency to launch a virtual development program and resupply database for aspiring entertainment executives from underrepresented communities.
According to Variety, he joined forces with WME, a leading entertainment and media company, to create “The Excellence Program”, which is set to begin on July 12. The six-week program is free to eligible students interested in entertainment, marketing, fashion or music. And it will include sessions that include tours, performances, professional development, entertainment business and storytelling that will be taught by experienced and well-known people within the entertainment industry.
Diddy told entertainment news outlets about his latest program, “The start of my career as an intern has changed my life, giving the next generation of entrepreneurs and executives access to the best in entertainment, marketing, music and fashion.” Providing has been a lifelong dream.” . “The partnership with Endeavor creates a pipeline for opportunities that allow future leaders to not only succeed, but thrive in these highly competitive industries.”
Celebrity trainers are set to join Joey Bada$$, Carey Champion, Victor Cruz, Bill Duffy, Desiree Gruber, Terrence Jenkins, Reggie Love, Marshawn Lynch, French Montana, Guy Ossery, Rajon Rondo, Lindsey Vonn, Gus Weiner and Jeff Burroughs, report note.
Executives from Amazon Studios, Amazon Web Services, MSG Entertainment, Revolt Media, Combs Enterprises, WME, Endeavor Content and IMG Models will also lead the course, Variety reports.
Didi is about to kickstart the program with “Igniting the Excellence in You”. At its conclusion, top participants will be considered for internships at contributing companies and entered into a “resume book” that will be shared across the industry in an effort to flush the recruitment process with an array of diverse candidates. .
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