Jake Gold

The Management Trust

Toronto, ON, Canada

Jake Gold is one of Canada’s most successful artist managers. In 1981, 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, children’s musical duo and TV stars, Splash’N Boots and Scarlett Jane, music producers Moe Berg, Laurence Currie, and Dan Hosh.
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 to Vice‐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.