Public invited to entertainment industry leader chats in Barbara Hubbard Room – Las Cruces Sun-News

by | Oct 17, 2022 | Entertainment

In conjunction with the Barbara “Mother” Hubbard tribute dinner happening mid-October, three entertainment industry leaders will be speaking with students and the public about their careers. Two are alumni who will also share how Hubbard was so involved with their NMSU experience and inspired them throughout their career journeys. Speakers include Mike McLean, entertainment photographer; Steve Dixon, concert producer and promoter; and Mashawn Nix, television producer. All will be speaking during an HRTM 444: Event and Business Venue Management course, which will be held in the Barbara Hubbard Room of the Pan American Center.  “As the HRTM 444 professor, it is an honor to have Barbara arrange such world-class speakers to educate our students. In the spirit of hospitality, we are opening these presentations to the NMSU and Las Cruces community, so they also have the opportunity to learn from their wealth of experience,” said Jean Hertzman, director of NMSU’s School of Hotel, Restaurant, and Tourism Management.This week:Jeff Dunham to emcee Mother Hubbard celebration“I am very grateful that Barbara Hubbard is so involved in teaching the class and bringing such high-quality industry professionals for us to learn from,” said Carolina Jimenez, a senior student in HRTM.  McLean will be first to speak from 4:30 to 7 p.m. Monday, Oct. 17, in Hubbard’s namesake room inside the Pan Am Center.Dixon and Nix will speak the following day from 4:30 to 7 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 18, also in the Barbara Hubbard Room.McLean’s career as a music photographer started as a freelancer. He’s covered concerts for CBS music, Geffen and MCA, among other labels, and his work has been featured in music magazines, on albums, and in artist promotional packages. He’s toured with acts such as Gu …

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