The Toronto Music Advisory Committee (TMAC) provides a forum for the exchange of ideas, input and advice on the challenges and opportunities for the city’s music industry. TMAC holds regular public meetings to discuss key issues in developing music in Toronto and provides recommendations for improvement.

2019 TMAC Members:

  • Councillor Joe Cressy: City of Toronto — TMAC Chair
  • Councillor Ana Bailao: City of Toronto
  • Councillor Michael Thompson: City of Toronto
  • Mary An Blom: Director of Corporate Strategy at Sony Music — TMAC Co-Chair
  • Sarah Jarvis: Director of Partnerships, Tourism Toronto
  • Spencer Sutherland: Toronto Association of Business Improvement Areas
  • Paul Banwatt: Entertainment lawyer, Gilbert’s LLP; Artist
  • Vivian Barclay: General Manager, Warner Chappell Music Canada Ltd.
  • Shaun Bowring: Owner, The Garrison and The Baby G
  • Melissa Bubb-Clarke: Senior Director of Partnerships, MLSE
  • Hannah Burgé Luviano: Instructor, Centennial College; Artist
  • Jeff Cohen: Co-Owner, Horseshoe Tavern, Lee’s Palace, Collective Concerts
  • Charlotte Cornfield: Artist
  • Kiana “Rookz” Eastmond: Executive Director, Manifesto; Founder, Sandbox Studios
  • Aerin Fogel: Artistic Director, Venus Fest
  • Tracy Jenkins: Executive Director and Co-Artistic Director, Lula Music and Arts Centre
  • Jesse Kumagai: Director of Programming and Business Development, Corporation of Roy Thompson Hall and Massey Hall
  • Rob Lanni: Co-Founder, Coalition Music and Canada’s Music Incubator
  • Tao-Ming Lau: Founder, Blue Crane Agency
  • Sofia Mikhaylova: Freelance Journalist; Artist
  • Noah Mintz: Owner and Senior Mastering Engingeer, Lacquer Channel Mastering
  • Richmond “Tona” Nantwi: Artist; Educator
  • John Samuels: Artist; Founder, Blank Canvas Gallery
  • Kim Temple: Manager, Member & Industry Relations, Canadian Music Publishers Association; Head of Licensing, Six Shooter Records
  • Marguerite Pigott: City of Toronto, Film Commissioner and Director, Entertainment Industries
  • Mike Tanner: City of Toronto, Music Sector Development Officer