Ahmos Hassan, founder and CEO of Chariot Entertainment, is an entertainment entrepreneur whose career has spanned over two decades as a producer, manager, and trusted advisor. As Founder and CEO of Chariot Management, Inc., he has represented some of the biggest names in comedy, both performers and writers. He has guided careers, built audiences, and executed multi-faceted deals for his clients who span the spectrum, from book publishing to television & film to live theater. Through Chariot Management, Hassan focused on the creation of content for his clients and has developed multiple television projects and over 2000 live performances. He has developed programs for CBS, FOX, NBC, Showtime, Comedy Central, CMT, and Paramount Pictures. Amongst his array of credits is Executive Producer of the two-time Emmy Award-winning television series “Life with Louie”, which also won three Humanitas Prizes. He co-produced the Broadway musical, “Doctor Zhivago”, which opened on Broadway in 2015.
In creating Chariot Entertainment, Hassan is developing and producing television and film content that contain authentic Muslim characters or Muslim related themes, elements currently missing in mainstream programming. He has long-standing philanthropic involvement in the Muslim American creative community and has advised on multiple major film & TV projects. As one of the few Muslims recognized in both the creative and management segments of the industry, Hassan was tapped by the U.S. Department of State under the Obama administration, to serve as an advisor on diplomacy strategies, engaging the entertainment sector and public at large.