Out & About Nashville has expanded its sales force with a new director of sales, and account executive.

Effective immediately, Scott Bryant is Director of Sales, Marketing & Events and Michael Price is a new Account Executive. As director, the position previously held by Steven Altum, Bryant will assume all of O&AN’s ongoing accounts and will be in touch with those contacts soon. Altum has moved to Tampa, Florida to join his partner.

Having more than 15 years of marketing experience, Scott Bryant began his career at The Jackson Sun while attending college at Union University studying marketing and public relations. Then, he moved back to his hometown of Paducah and took on the role of Circulation Sales and Marketing Manager for The Paducah Sun. There he implemented the company's first branding policies and catapulted the publication into the digital world with creative, multi-media ad campaigns.

From there, he moved to Nashville and became the Manager of Advertising and Creative Services for Goodwill Industries of Middle Tennessee. During his six year tenure he handled all of the organization's advertising purchasing; including print, outdoor, radio, television and digital. But Scott's main responsibility there was serving as the creative guru for the organization. With out-of-the-box, award winning ads, attention grabbing photo shoots, innovative art direction and marketing campaigns that garnered national recognition, Scott continued to mold the brand of Goodwill Industries of Middle Tennessee to be the leading non-profit in the state for donations, retail sales and job training.

Then he became a digital specialist with the Schurz Corporation in Central Kentucky. Working with large clients like Amazon, The University of Kentucky, and Keeneland, he utilized a powerful media mix of print and digital advertising to produce high levels of a return for his clients.

Scott is happy helping his clients achieve their marketing goals through strategic, multi-media advertising. He specializes in print and digital advertising, working with clients on creative ad campaigns truly produce major results.

Scott Bryant can be reached via email at editor@outvoices.us

After graduating High School in Northern Virginia, Michael Price moved to Nashville to pursue a career in the music industry, aspiring to ultimately own an international artist management agency.

Since arriving in Nashville Michael has been studying music business at MTSU in addition to working with and being mentored by International award winning singer, songwriter, actress, and author Stella Parton.

"Stella is one of the hardest working women in the business!” he said. “There are just no words to describe how much love and respect I have for her or how blessed I've been to have her believing in and loving me, just another young kid with absolutely nothing but a head full of crazy ideas and big dreams."

As a new account executive O&AN, Michael will be expanding his experience with PR, marketing, booking, communications, photography, and styling as an advertising representative. Facilitating and managing successful partnerships with advertisers in an effort to promote mutual growth.

"A huge fan of Out & About, I am beyond excited for the opportunity to join the team,” he said, “contributing to the advancement and success of the advertisers in addition to the magazine!"

Michael Price can be reached at editor@outvoices.us

“We’re delighted to have Scott and Michael on board,” said O&AN Publisher Jerry Jones. “Each brings with him a degree of experience and enthusiasm for our brand and this community that is truly inspiring. Our continuing and new advertisers, along with our community partners, are definitely in good hands.” 

 

 

 

 

This article has been republished from Out & About Nashville, and was part of a series of first-person pieces written by the late Bobbi Williams.

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