JULIUS DEIN SIGNED AS UTA’S FIRST DIGITAL INFLUENCER
UTA signed its first digital influencer in London last month. Julius Dein has more than 10 million global followers on various social media sites. The 23-year-old is currently the most-viewed magician online. “Dein is a unique talent who has combined his creative sensibilities with fantastic on-screen talent to reach a massive global audience,” UTA’s Greg Goodfried said in a statement. “We are excited to find new and innovative opportunities for him across multiple platforms.”
LIVE NATION NAMES JO DIPPLE SVP
Live Nation Entertainment has hired Jo Dipple as Senior Vice President, Public Affairs. Dipple’s new role will see her working internationally with both Ticketmaster and Live Nation. Dipple had been the CEO of UK Music for five years. “Jo has remarkable credentials in the music industry with an unrivaled level of expertise in her field,” John Reid, President of Concerts for Live Nation Europe said in a statement. “It is great to have her join the business at a time where live entertainment continues to go from strength to strength, helping us to grow our brand across the world.”
MY ENDLESS SUMMER TOUR WITH FLO RIDA HITTING MIDWEST
Jade Presents has announced the dates for this year’s My Endless Summer Tour. The tour, which features Flo Rida, kicks off Sept. 12 at Bayfront Park in Duluth, Minnesota. It will hit six different cities before wrapping up Sept. 23 at Centene Stadium in Great Falls, Montana. Special guest Timeflies will join Flo Rida in Great Falls, Bismarck, North Dakota and Billings, Montana. Go here for tickets and more information.