Screen Shot 2016-03-02 at 16.45.22North East Connected are delighted to announce that they have secured a partnership with the national music management company, Team Midas. All of the music related news that NE Connected publish will be in association with Team Midas for the next 12 months.

Team Midas specialise in reality TV artists from the popular X Factor, Britain’s Got Talent and The Voice. However founder, Dean ‘Midas’ Maynard is now also broadening his horizons and including the 2016 Eurovision Song Contest to the list. The music management company offers talent scouting, full PR & social media mangement, reality TV reviews and features. Dean Maynard is well known for spotting talent and has even promoted the X Factor winners of Ben Haenow and more recently Louisa Johnson, the current winner for 2015. The Team Midas talent does not stop there as Dean was then able to promote the 2015 The Voice winner, Steve McCrorie. Already this 2016, Team Midas has had success with their act; Joe & Jake, representing the United Kingdom in the Eurovision Song Contest later this year.

North East Connected is an online news portal that was launched to share all of the positive news and events throughout the North East region. The business has been running for 15 months and are looking to expand the workforce during 2016. This partnership is the second strategic deal that NEConnected have secured recently, with the first being a sports partnership with the Locust sports brand. North East Connected are aiming to develop working relationships like the above in order to grow the brand further.

Team Midas CEO, Dean ‘Midas’ Maynard said “We are honoured to be the official music partner for North East Connected, two big North East brands working together.”

Dave Stopher, Managing Director of North East Connected said “It is great we have been able to turn this working relationship into a partnership that will both benefit Team Midas and North East Connected.”

“Dean has a very unique insight and approach to the music industry, this is why he is as successful with his acts go on popular talent shows such as The X Factor and The Voice.”

Dean ‘Midas’ Maynard and Team Midas will be doing regular updates of the music industry in the North East, while North East Connected are able to give a great insight into the industry from from the views of an industry leader.

For more information about Team Midas please contact Dean on 07806 55 6660.

To find out more about North East Connected email Dave Stopher on: dave@neconnected.co.uk or visit the website www.neconnected.co.uk .