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Jake Gold

The Management Trust
Toronto, ON, Canada
Jake Gold is one of Canada’s most successful artist managers.
In 1986, Gold started his Artist Management company, The Management Trust, through which he is best known for his role in establishing and transforming The Tragically Hip into a national icon. Gold currently directs the careers of Common Deer, Galen Weston, Crash Karma, and Scarlett Jane.

Along with, music producers, Moe Berg, and Laurence Currie. He has recently started a new company called, “Big Picture Talent” where he is working with celebrity fashion stylist Kim Appelt, actor/presenter Corey Dixon, and chef, Christine Tizzard. Gold has been recognized by the annual Canadian Music Industry Awards as Manager of the Year in 1991, 1993 and 1994.

In 2009, Gold was elected to the board of CIMA (CIRPA) and recently has been elected again toVice-Chairman for CIMA. Jake is also a board member for the MMF (Music Managers Forum) and is the 2013 MMF Honour Roll Award recipient for his lifetime work in the field of Artist Management. He also sits on the music advisory board of the OMDC.