Eleanor McGuinness


Pitch and Smith – Booking Agency

Eleanor graduated from Queens University in Belfast, moved to Dublin and immersed herself in the music scene, promoting clubs & booking national tours for Irish artists.

Soon thereafter started the position as Promoter & Booker for POD Concerts including Electric Picnic among other festivals and alongside live bookings for a premier music venue in Dublin, production and marketing.

In 2009, Eleanor moved to Toronto to work on Virgin Festivals across Canada before moving into the agent side of the business as Junior Agent in Paquin Entertainment for the territory of North America.

Finally returning to Europe in 2010 to open the European Agency Pitch and Smith’s new office in Ireland establishing herself as an Agent and developing Pitch and Smith’s roster of clients in Europe, who currently include Caribou, Neko Case, Dismemberment Plan, Toro y Moi, Jose Gonzalez, Eleanor Friedberger, among many more.