Frankie Solarik

Frankie Solarik HeadshotThe Spotlight Agency is thrilled to announce that we now exclusively represent the founder of BarChef, and Netflix’s Drink Masters star, Frankie Solarik! Frankie is a creative visionary whose celebrated, inaugural cocktail bar — BarChef — was named one of the top cocktail bars in the world by Condé Nast Traveller. 


Frankie Solarik

Legendary Experimentalist

Frankie has some incredible achievements under his belt. Not only is he the Founder and CEO of Frankie Solarik Holdings, the parent company of  his bars BarChef, Prequel & Co. Apothecary and his upcoming Compton Ave bar in Toronto, he’s considered a revolutionary in the experiential cocktail movement. This international acclaim has led him to his role as a fan-favourite judge on Netflix’s smash hit, Drink Masters. Excitingly, Frankie recently announced that the show will start filming its second season in March 2024.

In addition, Frankie is the author of his bestselling book entitled The Bar Chef: A Modern Approach to Cocktails. He’s often featured in major international magazines and television shows, including features on CNN, CBC, Top Chef Canada, National Geographic, The Globe and Mail, and The National Post, to name a few. Additionally, The New York Times also named Frankie a “Legendary Experimentalist” for his imaginative craftsmanship.

Frankie Solarik


Partner with Frankie Solarik

Frankie has a growing online community of over 47K followers on Instagram (@frankiesolarik). He’s a proud family man, husband to his wife Leanne and a father of two. With his love of food, family, entertaining, travelling, and clothing, Frankie is a natural fit for brands in the culinary, family, and fashion sectors, and many more.



Contact us to learn more about Frankie and how he can bring value to your clients through partnerships, spokesperson roles, appearances, digital campaigns, and much more.