A superlative sister act is the magic behind H'wood's hottest happenings
December 21, 2018
Massah David and Miatta David Johnson are the power behind MVD Inc., one of Tinseltown’s most in-demand events and marketing brands—and one of the few helmed by women. This rare pair create buzzworthy events for their dedicated A-list clientele, including Kanye West, Mary J. Blige, Common, Def Jam Records and many more. As the daughters of Liberian immigrants who escaped the 1980 military coup, the two personify the American dream—with a Grammy-fab twist.
The Women Behind Kanye West's Listening Parties & More Huge Events Reveal The Secrets Behind Their Success
October 17, 2018
"You might remember how, over the summer, Kanye West threw a huge listening party in Wyoming to drop his album Ye — and despite the last-minute invites, many celebs, from Jonah Hill to Lil Yacthy, were in attendance. It was quite a night, and it was due in large part to Miatta David Johnson and Massah David, sisters and founders of MVD, Inc., a boutique creative agency. The duo worked to make West's vision come to life, and have done the same for numerous other members of the music industry, from Teyana Taylor to Common to Pusha T."
Meet the Refugee Sibling Duo Who Are the Mastermind Creators Behind Your Favorite Hollywood Parties
August 20, 2018
"Ever wonder who is the brain behind the most epic Hollywood parties? Or who is the creative genius that comes up with such unique ideas and concepts for the most talked about events in town?..Miatta David Johnson and Massah David are the founders of creative agency MVDInc. The agency is an innovative branding company that focuses on strategic marketing/planning for a number of Hollywood's biggest names."
Inside Kanye West’s Album-Listening Extravaganza in Wyoming
June 01, 2018
“This was a Kanye production — we were all invited guests. His team did the bulk of organizing, particularly the event planners MVD — which is run by sisters Massah David and Miatta David Johnson — and John McGuire, who is the architect of Kanye’s tours, including the floating stage, who brought in the sound system. Having said that, there were some pretty heroic efforts, including Def Jam’s international and promotion staff, and Mike Dean and Scooter Braun’s team were very much in the mix.”
The Hollywood Reporter lists the hottest Oscar parties, including MVD Inc produced Pre-Oscar dinner Toast To The Arts curated by Common. Click the link to find out what coo-owner Massah David has to say about producing the annual affair.
The Hollywood Reporter lists the hottest Oscar parties, including MVD Inc produced Pre-Oscar dinner Toast To The Arts curated by Common. Click the link to check out quotes from our owners Miatta Johnson and Massah David.