Debra Martin Chase
Chase is making strides in Hollywood as the first African American female producer to have her own deal at a major studio. A graduate of Harvard University, Chase is the CEO of Martin Chase Productions, a Walt Disney Co.-affiliated production company. Under her own production company, Chase has worked on several award-winning projects including The Princess Diaries, The Cheetah Girls, The Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants, and Sparkle, just to name a few.
Chase also shared her keys to success on an entrepreneur’s panel at Black Enterprise’s 7th Annual Women of Power Summit alongside model Beverly Johnson.