ABOUT US

Founded in 2003 by Gary McDonald and Geoff Goddard, Frontside Group has become Canada’s most successful music promotion firm. Frontside is headquartered in Vancouver, with satellite offices in New York City, Calgary, Toronto, and Montréal, operating a full staff with members who specialize in promotion, artist development, research and analysis. Unlike some of our competitors (one or two people working from home with a laptop and a cell phone), Frontside is an integrated team of seasoned industry professionals utilizing a dynamic skill set and proven track record to do everything needed to help you succeed in a notoriously tough industry, at a competitive rate. Click here for a list of our team members. About our Founders

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Gary McDonald (left), Managing Partner and V.P. Promotion, has worked in National Radio Promotion since 1999 and was a founding partner of Frontside in 2003. Gary (an avid NY Yankees fan) primarily works out of Frontside’s NYC office, but is often travelling within Canada. Geoff Goddard (right), Managing Partner, co-founded Frontside. Coming from an A&R and Label background, Geoff co-founded Frontside in 2003.  He has built extensive relationships within the North American and UK music communities. His  broad understanding of where music fits within radio ensures that client's campaigns will be set up to ensure the best possible chance of success.   Our offices are located in Vancouver, Toronto, New York, Montréal and London (UK) To find out more about our retainer based consulting services, email us at - submit@frontsidegroup.com  
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