|Born||April 4, 1958|
New Jersey, U.S.
|Residence||Toronto, Ontario, Canada|
Jake Gold (born April 4, 1958) is an American-born Canadian musician manager. He was a judge on the Canadian Idol television program. In addition to Idol participants, he has managed Canadian artists The Tragically Hip, The Watchmen, The Cliks and Sass Jordan. 
Gold was born in New Jersey. His family moved to Toronto when he was a small child.
In 2002 Gold was chosen as a judge for the television talent contest show Canadian Idol, and held this role for six seasons.
The Management Trust (MGM Trust), later represented artists Adam Cohen, and Crash Karma as well as music producers me&john, Moe Berg, Russell Broom, Terry Brown and Laurence Currie. He has been awarded Manager of the Year three times by the Canadian Music Industry.
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- "Sass Jordan". The Canadian Encyclopedia, Steve Mclean and Andrew Mcintosh, August 29, 2013
- Michael Barclay (May 7, 2019). The Never-Ending Present: The Story of Gord Downie and the Tragically Hip. ECW Press. p. 393. ISBN 978-1-77305-206-9.
- Steve McLean (June 2006). Hot Canadian Bands. Lone Pine Pub. p. 54. ISBN 978-1-894864-53-4.
- "What an artist manager does, and what to look for in finding one". Words and Music, by David McPherson | June 15, 2013
- "Looking back on 10th anniversary of 'Canadian Idol'". CTV News, Nick Patch, June 12, 2013
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- "www.mgmtrust.ca". The Management Trust. Retrieved February 27, 2013.
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- "Industry Insider: Canadian Idol judge Jake Gold; CEO of The Management Trust". Music Vice. March 8, 2012. Retrieved June 19, 2017.