Clay Hutson has made quite a name for himself as a sound engineer. He is recognized by many people in the music circles and especially where live performances are concerned because of his passion in making sure that anyone he works with goes on stage and delivers an unrivaled live performance. A hard worker by nature, Clay has been known to work as much as 24 hours at a go, which stems from the experience he had early on in his career when he had to play the role of a jack of all trades. Clay Hutson eventually picked up the path of an entrepreneur and has created a massively successful entertainment production company. Here is a summary of the one on one he gave about his career, company and what motivates his vision.
When asked how the idea to start the company was born, Clay states that he had already amassed a large amount of knowledge in his field of sound engineering. He felt that there was no better way to share this wealth of information with the others around him than to venture into live entertainment. He adds that it was a not challenging because the economic season was tough but he is happy he leaped.
When asked how he spends a typical day, Clay stated that it depends on the project he is working on. He added that he was currently working on Kid Rock and that his day started at 6.30 in the morning and involved a lot of planning especially to do lists for the crew.
When asked how he brings his ideas into life, he stated that what helps him the most about the world of sound engineering is that he has an understanding of the things that work, and those that do not work. He, therefore, bases all his designs around these concepts, and everything falls into place after that.
Clay Hutson states that his ability to visualize his stage ahead of time is the one quality which has helped him amass success in his field. He feels that the best thing an entrepreneur can do is work hard and protect their brand from any deals which could ruin their name.