Onto Entertainment is an independent management company/record label based in Seattle, WA. We’re a team that works with artists & puts out music that we love. It’s that simple really. We have the support of top-notch partners in distribution, marketing, production, and publicity, and we utilize every new media tool possible to support the releases. We’re always exploring new business models to best serve the artists and releases we represent. Mostly, we want artists to be able to release great, exciting, and challenging new music while building a lifelong career.
Onto is co-owned by David Meinert who has managed and released albums from a wide variety of independent groups ranging from Blue Scholars, Common Market, The Catheters, The Presidents of the United States of America, Maktub, and The Master Musicians of Jajouka, to major label groups like The Posies and Mary Lou Lord. Meinert also owns the legendary 5 Point Cafe, and is a partner of the Crocodile and Big Mario’s New York Pizza. Onto’s GM and Head of Talent is Christen Greene. Greene oversees the careers of Hey Marseilles, The Lumineers and Andrea Gibson. She has released dozens of records independently, on indie and major labels, toured the world in hatchbacks and jet planes and now calls Seattle home. Prior to moving to Rainytown she had stints in Brooklyn, Washington, D.C., Northampton, Ma and Raleigh, NC where she played college basketball for the NC State Wolfpack. Also in the office is Grant Hathaway in management for all current Onto Entertainment clients including The Lumineers, Hey Marseilles and Andrea Gibson.