Another Bright Idea is a media company owned by Marvin Howell involved in Mobile App creation, Theatrical, TV, and Motions Picture development and music services. Subsidiaries include Unconventional Music Inc and Chirpit Media.
Marvin Howell is a music industry veteran of more than 30 years. He has been instrumental in the discovery & development of globally recognized artists, writers and music producers with sales of more than 50 million records and has worked with artists as diverse as Britney Spears, Enrique Iglesias and Christina Aguilera. He was involved in the early development of Lady GaGa’s career and the rise of superstar songwriter Kara DioGuardi, providing her with some of her first song writing opportunities with major artists. He has managed major industry heavyweight producers like Jimmy Harry, Fernando Garibey , Steve Morales and Rob Fusari and discovered current “it” girl writer “LP” signing her to her first publishing deal and providing her with her first major recording contract with LA Reid.
His constant evolution and love for popular culture led him to create social media app Chirpit as a tool for people to express what they are feeling by sharing sound bites from all of today's pop culture including TV/Film and Music. Chirpit will soon be launched in Nigeria and Ghana via a partnership with Africa's number 1 telecom provider MTN.
Marvin is currently developing the girl group “Office Girls” in the UK with former PRS Chairman Ellis Rich and is relaunching and recasting iconic 80s boy band “ The Latin Rascals” in the United States together with music industry legends Arthur Baker and Tony Moran.
He has also recently been developing a movie property with Simon Cowell and director Jonas Akerlund and has an Off Broadway play in development with a soon to be announced music icon.