Mr. Patton graduated from Samford University with a Bachelor in Business Administration; Finance/Economics Major. He has also completed post grad work in the Music Business Program at Belmont University. He is currently the General Manager of Gary Musick Productions, Nashville, Tennessee and is in charge of the Creative Division and Company Finances. Prior to joining Gary Musick Productions, David was employed by Opryland U.S.A. (1989 - 1997) and served in the roles of Director of Creative Services, Director of Entertainment, and Manager of Entertainment.
Mr. Patton is an accomplished arranger and producer with the following awards and/or credits: 12 Addy Awards, 1 CLIO Award, 2 Emmy Awards (Opryland Kid's Club), Dove Nomination (Dr. Newheart's Neck-Up Check-Up (Word Music), CBS Thanksgiving Day Parade (1998, 1999, 2000, 2001), America's Junior Miss National Pageant (1999, 2000, 2001), TNN Television Series (Opryland on Stage). Mr. Patton's clientele has included Word Music, Lifeway, Federal Express, Home Interiors, Celebrity Cruises, Fleming Foods, Interstate Battery, CBS, America's Junior Miss, Toyota, Honda, Merle Norman, Sherwin Williams, Lowe's and many others.
Contact Information: (615) 460-5400 ext. 1856