Clay Hutson shared with BroTalk’s Q&A segment his motivations, strategies, and success story in the Music Industry. Hutson enrolled in theater design courses before starting his career as a sound engineer and eventually project management work too. Hutson began his entrepreneurial path by establishing his own music business servicing musicians and event organizers to manage, produce, and design concerts.
Clayton Hutson’s personal website showcases the services his company provides, including the following: production design and management, show producer, monitor engineer, logistics and stage management, and rigging.
Hutson shares with BroTalk that having developed a wide array of skills within the music industry, he took the opportunity during the recession to start his own firm. Hutson turns his ideas into reality through focusing on the dimensions and size of the visual concepts that go along with music sets. With the help of technology, he is able to continually develop innovate set design and illumination concepts.
Hutson has been able to establish and retain customers through his dedication and professional. He is detail-oriented and goes beyond the 9-5 mentality to get the job done. He has developed the habits of preparing, organizing, and triple-checking to drive the success of his business. Learn more: https://onmogul.com/claytonhutson
The rapid advancement of technology is what excites Hutson about the music industry the most. As new generations of technology get smaller, lighter, and mobile, the opportunities of innovative music shows continue across the industry. Though video screens on walls have the ability to be brighter and clearer, the music artists Hutson works with also bring their own creative concepts to each partnership for a platform of collaboration.
Clay Hutson is the first person to arrive at the venue and the last one to leave. He gets the layout of the venue and reviews the itinerary and tasks before the the prepping gets started. Hutson continues to share and give advice, including to prioritize family above all other things. To remain motivated, Hutson has jotted down a handful of his favorite quotes and rereads them. Lastly, Hutson recommends the book, Don’t Sweat the Small Stuff… and It’s All Small Stuff. This book lessened Hutson’s stress by teaching how to only focus on the details that matter.
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