Courtney Carroll, professionally known as 2ew Gunn Ciz, Cizzurp or Cizzurp215, is an artist, songwriter, host, and music industry executive, born and raised in Philadelphia, Pa. He has served in various positions with istandard, Inc. since 2006 and is currently the Chief Operating Office. He is also the head of A&R for Dina Marto, Founder of Twelve Music.
As an artist, his music has been featured on Hiphopdx, Rapmullet.com, Allhiphop.com, 2dopeboyz, Okayplayer.com, Passion of the Weiss and more as well as on CBS Sports. As an A&R and talent scout, he has assisted in the discovery and cultivation of Platinum, Award Winning producers through the istandard platform including Black Metaphor, Cardiak, S1, ISM Beats, Epihk Pro and more.
He has been a speaker, moderator, and curator of various initiatives providing education and opportunity to producers, songwriters, and artists with Monster Music, G-Unit Records, ASCAP, SXSW, A3C Festival and more. His passion lies in helping creatives establish their brand and control their own destiny. He currently resides in Atlanta, Ga.