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How Suzanne De Passe Went From Berry Gordy’s Assistant to One of the Most Powerful Media Moguls

How Suzanne De Passe Went From Berry Gordy’s Assistant to One of the Most Powerful Media Moguls

Suzanne De Passe started as Berry Gordy’s assistant at Motown. She was responsible for grooming many acts like the Jackson 5. She worked her way up to president of Motown Productions & led the company into the tv industry.She oversaw mainstream movies like “The Last Dragon”, The Wiz, & Motown 25 ( where Michael Jackson introduced the Moonwalk)

As Motown closed she bought Motown productions and turned it into De Pass entertainment and created shows like Sister Sister, Smart Guy, Jackson 5 movie & many more ‬

 

Check out this brief history from @talk2pops Instagram

 

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