Network Artist Management Agents and Directors

Tabitha Watson

Tabitha trained in Musical Theatre with a view always to move into Artist Management. Following a two year career as a professional performer, she returned to Edinburgh to work as an Agent’s Assistant with Network Artist Management’s (Then, MGA Management) Founders, Andrew Gowland and Murray Grant. Tabitha then spent some time working as an intern for SEA Personal Management in London before returning to Edinburgh to continue her journey with MGA Management representing artists from across the UK and beyond. Tabitha was promoted to become a full-time Agent in 2013 and in 2017, Tabitha was then promoted to Agency Director.
In October 2020, MGA Management became Network Artist Management and experienced various changes amongst the challenges 2020 brought us however, it has shown its strength and resilience despite all. In February this year, Tabitha took the reins of Network Artist Management and now stands as the Managing Director and Head Agent of the company ready for what the future brings.

Tabitha is qualified in Business Administration, Digital Marketing and Business Management and Leadership. She also lectures weekly in Professional Development for Performers at The MGA Academy of Performing Arts as well as hosts Professional Development workshops annually for various schools throughout the UK.

Tabitha passionately spends each day managing all of our clients and directing the continual growth of Network Artist Management.

Susan McAuley

Susan has worked in finance for over 30 years, mainly in 3rd sector organisations and joined the Network Artist Management team part-time in January 2020. She works closely alongside Tabitha managing our clients and the financial responsibilities of the business.

Alongside her work within Network Artist Management, Susan is an enthusiastic volunteer at two local charities and loves reading, music, traveling, theatre and walking!

Meet our Founders

Drew Gowland and Murray Grant

Founded: 2005