*The Gospel Music Association recently announced a new member to their board of directors. Founder, president and CEO of Music World Entertainment Mathew Knowles brings his management, business know how and music expertise to the table.

I am so pleased that Mathew has been elected to the GMA Board of Directors,” Ed Leonard, President and Chairman of the Board of the Gospel Music Association. “He will add his vast mainstream and Gospel expertise to a board stocked with talented professionals.  I know he will be integral in leading the GMA to greater heights as we work together to expose, promote and celebrate the Gospel through music.”

“I look forward to working with the other board members in developing ideas and concepts to further expand both the platforms and audiences for Gospel and Christian artists,” said Knowles. “These are challenging times in the music industry, but it’s extremely important for us to work together to meet those challenges and to achieve long-term stability and profitability for our business, for our Christian and Gospel artists, and the faithful listeners they serve.”