Lunch & Learn 04: Spotlight on Streaming (YouTube Music)

Thu 24th January 2019
Array Space (155 Walnut Ave, Toronto, ON M6J 3W3)
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CIMA, Lunch & Learn, professional development, streaming, Toronto, YouTube Music

When: Thursday, January 24th, 2019

Where: Array Space (155 Walnut Ave, Toronto, ON M6J 3W3)  

Time: 12:00pm - 2:00pm   

Price: FREE for CIMA & provincial MIA members with discount code; $15 for non-members  

We all know streaming is key for artists, labels, and fans alike, and with many different services available you have to understand each platform’s nuances in order to leverage this crucial aspect of the industry, both as a potential revenue stream and as part of your promotional campaigns. Join us on January 24th and prep your questions as Andrew Lindsay (Manager, Music & Label Partnerships at YouTube and Google Play) explains the ins and outs of one of the newest players on the scene, YouTube Music!

Bonus! Lunch is included  


Members should contact Sarah ( for the discount code.

Please note: this Lunch & Learn session will not be live-streamed. We suggest securing your spot early to avoid missing out.

Andrew Lindsay 

Andrew began his music career has a songwriter, band leader, session musician and recording engineer, working between Toronto and Hamilton Ontario. After several albums and tours, he moved to the label side of the business, where he worked across various sales and marketing positions.

Across multiple labels including PolyGram, Rounder, BMG and Sony Music, Andrew had developed a deep focus on digital distribution, eventually elevating to the position of Director of Digital Business Development and Digital Sales at Sony Music.  From that position, a new opportunity was realized when he took the position of Manager, Music & Label Partnerships at Google, based in Toronto. Covering both YouTube Music and Google Play Music, Andrew works directly with labels, artists and management to help maximize the artist opportunities on both platforms, and to contribute to the success of Canadian artists both within Canada, and around the world

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