LINDA SEPTIEN Septien Entertainment Group President & CEO
Linda Septien is a music artist development professional with 25+ years of experience, whose success is measured by the number of successful pop icons she has prepared, trained and helped launch into thriving careers. Named on the cover of the Dallas Observer as the “Kingpin of Pop Talent, Linda is the forefront authority on all phases of launching an artist’s career including vocal technique, vocal disorders, vocal production, stage presence, vocal branding and viral marketing for all ages of artists. Linda specializes in challenges of singing and speaking in the pop culture of Generations X, Y, & Z. With over 17,000 students to her legacy, including branded icons Demi Lovato, Selena Gomez, Kacey Musgraves, Kidz Bop, Ryan Cabrera, Leon Bridges and Jessica Simpson, among other “cash producing” artists, Linda prides herself on her ability to recognize talent & create an effective development strategy to launch a branded long term career artist. She recently left Kidz Bop, #1 kids group internationally, as creative director to launch her own brand of kids groups for the growing push of family entertainment for festivals, theme parks, and conventions. She is also the entertainment expert for both American Idol and The Voice on Fox and NBC, the Kidd Kraddick Big Break partner with KISS FM, a national contest to select the artist they deem to be the next breakout star & the Dallas Cowboy Cheerleaders singing and production coach. Linda is a frequent favorite keynote speaker for medical, legal, and music seminars and festivals focusing on the vocal and legal challenges of today’s artist and the fascinating “ branding lanes” now available. Recently Linda and her team of 15 writers opened SEG Publishing after amassing over 1000 songs to their catalogue written by their young artists clients with the SEG writing teams. The lyrics for Generation XYZ are ripe for today’s colabs as SEG’s songwriting teams felt the need to maintain stories that engage artists under 20. With over 300 placements, the opportunity was long over due. With today’s changing pop culture, Septien has the ability to resort to the source. At any one week Linda has 500 young artists ready to write and showcase their art, as they are all artists themselves! . Linda has been featured on ABC’s ‘NIGHTLINE’, BBC and is a regular entertainment insider on Kidd Kraddick in the Morning (KISS FM), ABC, and NBC & FOX affiliates. She has also appeared on VH1 Behind the Music, MTV, A&E Discover, Oxygen and MySpace Corporate. Her patented SEG Boot Camp training method has been identified in the NEW YORK TIMES bestseller, “The Talent Code”, where Linda was recognized as one of the top five Talent Coaches in the world among athletic and music coaches. A new book “42 Ways to Create Talent” additionally named Linda Septien and her facility has the best and fastest growing center for developing music artists. Other editorial features include: Allure Magazine, Texas Monthly, The Dallas Observer, Variety, People Magazine, The Daily Beast, Millionaire Blueprint, Musician Coaching, DCEO and many more.
Quotes: “Linda has a green thumb for talent and knows how to brand them and get sponsors to buy into their brand” -Daniel Coyle (Author of “The Talent Code”) “Linda’s love of music led her to discover the formula for teaching those with potential to become tomorrow’s stars” –Alyssa Radcliff (Variety Magazine) “Linda Septien turned a knack for spotting superstar talent into a multi-million dollar business” –Millionaire Blueprint