We've teamed up with Creative Industry Hub to offer you a 20% discount on tickets to London’s largest, most popular music industry networking night with expert Q&A’s, which is taking place again on 22nd May at a new location in Shoreditch at the lovely Sink Pong on Paul Street...
For this event, they have invited Geoff Meall and Professor Jonathan Shalit OBE to talk on their music industry background and experience as well as some other highly regarded topics.
Not only will you learn from industry experts, but you’ll also get to network with the best people in the music business…
Geoff Meall (Managing Director at United Talent Agency)
Geoff Meall Head of UK Music UTA London. Geoff joined The Agency Group in 1992 which was acquired by United Talent Agency in August 2015. As well as being an agent representing such bands as diverse as Muse, Paramore, Dexys and Super Furry Animals Geoff is also in charge of the UK team of Agents at UTA
Cycles, watches football, avoids meetings in March and Autumn.
Professor Jonathan Shalit OBE (Chairman at ROAR Group)
Professor Jonathan Shalit OBE is Chairman of the ROAR Group, the UK’s preeminent independent talent management company.
Jonathan’s artists acts have won 16 MOBO Awards and sold millions of CDs and Albums. His roster currently and over the years includes WSTRN, Big Brovaz, Katherine Jenkins OBE, Louisa Johnson, Rebecca Ferguson, N-Dubz, Tulisa, Emma Bunton, Mel B, Pixie Lott and Jamelia. He worked with Sir George ‘Beatles’ Martin to record Elton John, Sting, Cher, Carly Simon, Lisa Stansfield, Elvis Costello, John Bon Jovi, Celine Dion and Phil Collins to name but a few.
Beyond management Jonathan is an innovative and dynamic leader in the music entertainment business, he wields considerable, often discreet, influence across the full spectrum of the UK’s vital creative industries. He advises on policy relating to them and the ways in which the Music and creative industries contribute to the UK’s economy.
Jonathan was awarded an OBE in 2014 for services to the entertainment industry and charity. Since 2012 he has been an Honorary Professors at the Henley Business School and Reading University, an accolade awarded in recognition of his contribution to the arts and Chairmanship of the MOBO Charity Trust.
The ROAR Group represents talent, digital and intellectual property rights in the fields of music, acting, broadcasting, branding, comedy and sport.
The ROAR Groups wider client base includes Myleene Klass, Queen of daytime TV Lorraine Kelly, Clara Amfo from BBC Radio 1, Rickie & Melvin from The Kiss FM Breakfast Show with Rickie & Melvin, Double Gold Olympian Nicola Adams OBE, the UK’s biggest selling live comedian Micky Flanagan, Dame Joan Collins, Vinnie Jones, Judge Rinder, Fred Sirieix from First Dates, Mark Wright and Kelly Hoppen MBE.
And just in case you’re thinking ‘why should I come to this? What’s different?’ How about this…
Will it cost a bomb?
No, you’ll only pay £10.00 a ticket. Priceless marketing for you and your talent.
Will I waste my time talking to people I don’t want to?
No. You’ll be given a colour-coded name badge with your name and job title, so you’ll know immediately who to approach, and who not to.
What will I need?
Nothing. Just a ton of business cards to share.
What do I need to do?
Act quickly. Don’t miss out. Tickets will sell out very quickly like they always do.
About Strictly Go Networking
Strictly Go Networking’ was launched in 2013 by George Taylor, who has since founded Creative Industry Hub, an exciting company that provides a wide range of events and services for creative industry professionals.
In the past, their events have brought incredible speakers ranging from Esmee Denters, to Jonathan Fox, to Keith Harris OBE, to Julie Weir, Paul Conroy, Hannah Trigwell, Dave McPherson from InMe, Jason/Adam Perry from ‘A’ and the Bloodhound Gang, Tony Michaelides – who was the promoter for iconic artists such as U2, Bob Marley, Whitney Houston, Rory Bett, Mikey Demus from Skindred and more...
Simply use the code 'MediaMatch' to claim your 20% discount.