Starfish Entertainment Inc. has been managing artists and developing talent since 1995. Our roster includes Blue Rodeo, The Sadies, Oh Susanna, The Jim Cuddy Band, Skydiggers, Greg Keelor, Belle Starr and our newest signing, Harrow Fair. In addition to managing artists, Starfish also manages The Woodshed Recording Studio, which has recorded Blue Rodeo, Jim Cuddy, Feist, Neko Case, Kris Kristofferson, The Sadies, Bruce Cockburn and The Constantines among others. Throughout its history, Starfish has been directly involved in the creation and release of more than 40 albums.
Susan de Cartier began her career in artist management working with Blue Rodeo and Crash Vegas at The ACT/Risque Disque in Toronto. In the mid-90’s she formed Starfish Entertainment and began to develop both the company and its roster. Now representing some of the best bands Canada has to offer, Susan has guided Blue Rodeo on to become one of the most successful bands in Canadian history, selling over four million albums worldwide to date.
Judith Coombe joined Starfish Entertainment in January 2000 and began her tenure with Starfish as the event coordinator for Blue Rodeo and The Jim Cuddy Band. Today, Jude also manages The Sadies and co-manages Oh Susanna, The Swallows and Skydiggers.
Amanda Schenk happily landed at Starfish in 2007, after years of flying between LA, Vancouver and Toronto working in varying aspects of film and music production. Amanda is Starfish’s funding and office coordinator.