Al Shaw Ki

Writer, Producer, and Director in New York

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Al Shaw Ki (pronounced al swa-key) has an eclectic background. Born in Newark, New Jersey. Transplanted to Brooklyn, New York. Enjoys constant migrations to the coastal areas and Atlanta, Georgia. At the early age of seven, Al Shaw Ki acquired an uncanny thirst for writing poetry and short stories. Soon his talents evolved to musical composition and dance. Obsessed with the art and control of story telling, he realized that his true passion was creating film and music and began pursuing it relentlessly. After 16 years of absorbing exciting and invaluable experience, Al Shaw Ki established 245 Media, a creative media, composition and production house with integrated marketing solutions designed to transform art and entertainment projects to the cutting edge level of success.

In 2014, Al Shaw Ki and 245 Media launched TAON {The Art Of Noise} a multi-media publication that provocatively explores the work of multi-genre groundbreaking artists through highly curated content. TAON is designed to create a global conversation and progressive forum that focuses on the vanguard of arts and entertainment while preserving and celebrating innovations in urban culture.

Due to his strong belief in community engagement and wellness, Al Shaw Ki founded and launched the Urban Recovery Group (URG). URG is an organization designed to elevate the cultural awareness in the urban community through interactive and comprehensive outreach programs. Our goal is to preserve the fundamentals of urban culture while simultaneously utilizing entertainment as a platform to bridge severe communication gaps among diverse people of color, and introduce innovative projects that serve the community.

Professional Experience: • Freelance Writer, Director and Producer for Film & Television • Director, Assistant Director, 2nd AD, Talent and Casting • Production Consultant • Journalist • Event Coordinator/ Tour Manager• Integrated Marketing Consultant • Artist Management & Music Production

History: • VP Chung King Entertainment/ Studio Manager -NYC• Assistant Studio Mgr Atlanta Mix Factory - ATL

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