Mike Muse, co-founder of Muse Recordings, is a Music Executive, Pop Culture Expert, Political Expert, and Change Agent. By intersecting politics and pop culture, Mike uses his platform to create social change. As an industrial engineer turned media entrepreneur
Mike is host of SiriusXM’s award winning show, “The Mike Muse Show,” Co-host of “Sway in the Morning,” Co-Host of ABC previous talk show “Real Live,” now an ABC Contributor. He leverages his platform to show policy as lifestyle, the topic of his first of two TED Talks. As a guest lecturer on various topics dealing with the business of music and politics at Columbia University, Wharton School of Business, Clive Davis School of Recorded Music at New York University, and the Ross School of Business at the University of Michigan to name a few; Mike enjoys helping shape discussion, debate, and future thought leaders.
While serving as a member of President Barack Obama’s National Finance Committee, Mike was recognized as one of the youngest persons in America to raise over $1 million dollars for any American President in one year. Most recently he was appointed to serve as the Unites States Small Business Administration, My Brother’s Keeper, Millennial Entrepreneurial Champion-designed to support President Obama’s My Brother’s Keeper initiative. As well as the United States Small Business Administration Federal Commission for the Council of Underserved Communities as the Millennials in Business Representative.
Mike is a Google NextGen Tech Policy Fellow, co-creator of the Careers in Film Summit with the Academy of Motion Picture Art and Sciences (The Oscars), appointed by New York City Mayor, Bill de Blasio, to serve on the Board of Advisors for the Mayors Fund to Advance New York City and The Board of Visitors for Howard University School of Divinity, respectively through 2018.
Black Millennial Convention awardee as a “Pioneer in Media and Politics, honoring the innovative concept of The Mike Muse Show.” He is a Cadillac Trailblazer Award recipient, A North Star Social Justice Awardee, a Brightpoint Excellence in the Arts Honoree, a Network Journal 40 Under 40 awardee, Links Organization National Trends and Service Award recipient, recipient of the 100 Black Men of America Achievement Award, and Kappa Alpha Psi Reginald Lewis Achievement Award.