MADISON, WIS. – November, 19 2009 – Majic Productions, Inc is pleased to announce that their President & CEO, Michael Jurken has advanced from several thousand applicants to be one of twenty-two finalists for the Global Student Entrepreneurship Awards competition in Kansas City, MO. Jurken will be representing the USA and competing against student entrepreneurs from 17 other countries. Jurken, currently a senior majoring in history at the University of Wisconsin-Madison, will compete against twenty-two other student entrepreneurs in front of the 2500+ attendees at the annual GSEA conference November 16-20, 2009 at the Kansas City Convention Center. Ultimately, one finalist will become the 2009 GSEA winner, and receive more than $150,000 in cash and donated business services. In addition to being a student at UW-Madison, Jurken currently guest lectures for The Wisconsin School of Business and School of Human Ecology.
Founded in 1999 by Mike Jurken, Majic Productions, Inc. is one of Milwaukee’s largest entertainment industry holding companies. Majic is currently composed of four companies serving multiple aspects of the entertainment industry. Production Majic is an event production firm that provides sound and video support for concerts, special events, and conferences throughout Milwaukee, Madison, & Chicago and their respective suburbs. The second company under Majic is Review Majic, composed of reviewaconcert.com, the world’s largest online concert review website. The third company under Majic, DJ Majic, is a mobile disc jockey service that provides services for weddings and university and high school functions throughout the greater metropolitan areas of Milwaukee and Madison. The fourth company under Majic, Majic Management, is a full service talent agency, which has established promoting and managing experience with actors, writers, models, musical artists and touring shows. Additionally, it offers tour management services for musical artists and touring shows.