Clay Hutson is a music industry professional who works out of Nashville, Tennessee. He always does everything in his power to create stage shows that are an inner reflection of the artists and musicians he works for. Everyone who knows Hutson knows that he is the kind of guy to work all day and into the night to make the shows he provides a success. He came up with the idea for his company after working in the live entertainment and tour production industry for quite a few years. He took the chance to strike out on his own during a recession when the company he was working for was having problems.
On most days, Clay Hutson runs the floor for many different events. He serves many different musicians as a stage manager. He is currently working with Kid Rock and gets up very early in the morning to get started. He likes to go through the entire day’s schedule as well as conduct a walk-through at a venue before getting started with his work. He helps his crew to be more productive by knowing, ahead of time, how everything will need to be broken down after the show is over. Hutson is always focused on what needs to be done next so he can stay ahead of everything that needs to be done before it becomes an issue.
Clay Hutson has been interested in music since he was very young, and he studied at Central Michigan University, where he focused on theater design. He earned his bachelor’s degree at the school and eventually received his master’s degree in business administration while attending the Stephen M. Ross School of Business. During his years working in the music industry, he has served as a sound engineer, stage manager, and a project manager and has worked with many big names. Some of these have included Pink, Garbage, Kid Rock, and Kelly Clarkson. Clay Hutson has even worked with Billy Graham, when he traveled around with him and served as part of his sound team. Hutson is looking forward to many new opportunities and expects to help more musicians with their stage shows.