Clayton Hutson is an entrepreneur that services the entertainment industry. He theater design courses at his local university in Nashville. He is an audio engineer that got his experience working at companies that deal with live music, an area where he became a project manager. Once his skills were sharp enough, Hutson branched out, and started a company that produces, manages, and designs concerts. A lot of his work is for rock music. Clayton has been instrumental in his work as both a technical and managerial helping hand for Pink, Guns N’ Roses and Kid Rock.
Clayton Hutson was a part of the world tour Bleed Like Me in 2005. He traveled with the band called Garbage throughout north America, Australia and Europe. He was the monitor engineer. In the previous year he handled the automatic rigging for the Honda Civic Tour held by OneRepublic. It was a three month event that was held in North America and Asia. Clayton has provided some insight on the live music industry as well as his life.
How And Why He Started
Clayton Hutson decided to start his business once he developed several skills working on his old jobs. After his last employer was impacted by the recession he figure it was time for him to branch out solo. It was very risky but his abilities gave him the confidence he needed to see things through. He is able to turn an idea into something real with ease because he has experience with concerts. That way, he knows what set design, illumination concepts or new audio are really possible to use. Clayton says technology is helpful with that process. He knows to acknowledge dimensions and he understands that not every new thing can work for all venues.
Why His Business Is Successful
Clayton Hutson attracts new clients by working hard and putting in the necessary hours. His dedication to the industry is what gives him a good reputation among artists. He can then count on them to suggest him when other musicians need the same services. Habits that help his business do well is constantly evaluating his work for any flaws that could jeopardize a show. He keeps his setup organized and he makes sure to be fully prepared for the event. Detailed planning allows him the ability to be in charge of the crew, boosting productivity and efficiency.