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The Goods Dept.
Founder & CEO
Jakarta native Anton founded The Goods Group in 2010, in his dream of becoming the “universal provider of everything cool.” Today, the chain of multi-label stores based in Jakarta, Indonesia, is fast becoming a major hub for fashion and lifestyle products from a selection of local and international brands.
Jakarta native Anton founded The Goods Group in 2010, in his dream of becoming the “universal provider of everything cool.”
Today, the chain of multi-label stores based in Jakarta, Indonesia, is fast becoming a major hub for fashion and lifestyle products from a selection of local and international brands. Since 2016, the concept are expanding to a handful of concept including The Goods Dept retail outlet(7 locations, all in Jakarta) which offered curated selection of edgy group, The Goods Supply (3 locations) which supplies wider variety of edgy goods, The Goods Cafe (7 locations, mostly adjacent to The Goods Dept retail outlets), The Goods Diner (located at SCBD, Jakarta), The Good Burger (5 locations), The Goods Coffee (4 locations).
The Goods Group retail and restaurant locations collectively have 1,2 millions people visiting in 2016. The Goods Group delivers significant value to its affiliated brands and businesses. The store and restaurant platform also provides guidance on pricing, quality control, and supply chain sustainability to inexperienced local suppliers. Anton possesses a unique fluency in Indonesian pop culture that he has applied to marketing efforts. In addition to its consumer products, The Goods Department features rotating events such as art exhibitions and screenings that cater to his hip target demographic.
Grahadea Kusuf is a producer for Bandung's pioneering electronica band: Homogenic (now stylized as HMGNC). Involved with electronic music production and synthesizers since his teenage years with Roland MC-303 groovebox and Access Virus Indigo C. His learning method of logical sound design in synths are done through modular environment of the Propellerhead Reason which is now is his main production environment, along with Ableton Live and Native Instruments Maschine. Now he's an endorsee for Behringer's flagship synthesizer: Deepmind 12, Crave and 808 inspired RD-08 Rhythm Designer.
Grahadea is also serving as a Founder/CEO of Kuassa, a pro-audio DSP plug-in company for record engineers, and musicians. Kuassa is the only plug-in coming from Indonesia, and one of the handful across Asia in the western dominated audio software market, while 99% of their market coming mainly from abroad. Kuassa products have won numerous of awards both from international publications (Asia-Pacific ICT Awards, Intellectual Property Awards from Ministry of Law of Republic of Indonesia, Computer Music Performance Awards, Musictech, AudioFanzine) as well as being intensively by many top producers, DJs, musicians, engineers, and composers.
Since 2019, Grahadea is also serving as head coordinator for Startup Bandung, a community of 200+ Tech Startup founders based in Bandung, Indonesia.
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