Talent America-Talent America Inc. 2017
Garrett Steele, COO and co-owner of Talent America, has always identified himself first and foremost as a Country Music Artist and musician, then as an Actor, Entertainer and now, pro-angler. You may find him on the red carpet at the Academy of Country Music Awards or on the lake with his partner, Crappie Masters’ angler of the Year Dan Dannenmueller, the two are known as Crappie Country. His most memorable performances have included sharing the mic or stage with Dolly Parton, Teddy Gentry and Jeff Cook of Alabama, Steve Wariner, Stephen Curtis Chapman, Lee Greenwood, Heidi Newfield, Larry Gatlin, Cowboy Troy, Andy Griggs, Brent Mason, Bill Anderson, Burns & Poe, and Wynonna. He also starred as Scrooge in Nashville’s longest running production of “A Christmas Carol”. Garrett recently finished in the recording studio with his producer, the legendary performer, producer, and songwriter, Teddy Gentry, of the super group Alabama. You can find Garrett Steele’s music on Teddy Gentry’s Best New Nashville CD recently sold at Cracker Barrel Old Country Stores. Unlike most artists, Garrett is unique in that he also brings years of business experience to the table both in and out of the entertainment industry. He enjoys sharing his experience with other talent and being involved in providing them with opportunities to fulfill their dreams.
MEET THE OWNERS
TinaMarie Holland, CEO and co-owner of Talent America and President of NY-LA-NASH Entertainment, has represented talent for 30+ years. Her NY-LA-NASH talent has shared the mic or stage with Cher, Janet Jackson, Phil Collins, Alabama, The Oak Ridge Boys, Dolly Parton, Steven Tyler, Larry Gatlin, Wynona, Maroon 5, and Michael Jackson, just to name a few… Her dancers have performed in countless Broadway shows, Cruise lines, and alongside Miley Cyrus, Hannah Montana, Katy Perry and the Jonas Brothers. NY-LA-NASH talent has been seen on Hunger Games 2, Saturday Night Live, All My Children, Days of our Lives, CSI, Vogue & Teen magazine, MTV, GAC, CMT and VH-1, and the list goes on. NY-LA-NASH musical artists have sold over 78 million cd’s and received several Grammy’s. TinaMarie is currently casting 2 television projects that involve fishing, dancers, actors, and singers of all ages. TM received her “start” in the industry at Talent America when she received a scholarship to the NY Academy of Performing Arts and is very excited to offer the same opportunity to other performers worldwide with Talent America.