02/04/2016: Barbara Hubbard stands for a photo inside the Pan American Center arena. (Photo: Darren Phillips/NMSU)
Want to become the next great concert promoter or venue manager? There’s now a class at New Mexico State University that’ll help you succeed in the entertainment industry.
In partnership with NMSU Special Events, the School of Hotel, Restaurant and Tourism Management has created a new special topics course at NMSU called Entertainment Business and Venue Management, a class that aims to serve as a foundation for students seeking careers in the entertainment and venue management industries.
The brainchild of renowned educator and concert promoter Barbara Hubbard, the new course began its inaugural semester in January with HRTM assistant professor Julie S. Correa and Michael Smith, production manager