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w/ Stephen Bowles & Clem Harrod

 

In the newly launched podcast series, The Production Channel, Stephen Bowles, the founder of Shoflo.tv, and Clem Harrod, the founder of CLEMCO.AV, delve into the pleasures and perils of working in live event production. In the weeks to come, they will interview professionals from various departments of the live event industry to bring you the inside scoop on real world experience.

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EP19 Bobbi Grant

[PODCAST EP19] A Private Channel Conversation with Bookkeeper & Budgeting Specialist, Bobbi Grant

Written by: Ashley Davis This week, we're leaving the chatter of the Production Channel and switching over to the Private Channel. This series, within the Production Channel Blog and Podcast,…
EP 18 Beth Forbes

[PODCAST EP18] From the Farm to the Ballroom with Project Manager, Beth Forbes

Written by: Ashley Davis The moment Beth Forbes realized Live Event Production was something she wanted to pursue, she was twelve years old and tangled up in rope, trying to…

[PODCAST EP17] Happy Rigging with Brent Armstrong

Written by: Ashley Davis We’re live on show site in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil during this episode of the production channel, as hosts Clem Harrod and Stephen Bowles speak with…

[PODCAST EP16] From the Perspective of a Producer & Project Lead w/ Max Monsegue

Written by: Ashley Davis Max Monsegue, a Producer and Project Lead, has been in the live event production industry for 22 years. As Max puts it, this industry is “something…
Tucker McFall Camera

[PODCAST EP15] Camera Operators in the Big Leagues with Tucker McFall

   Author: Leizl Bala As we exit baseball season and ramp up into basketball season, host Clem Harrod sits down with sports camera operator, Tucker McFall, in this 15th episode…

[PODCAST EP14] The Importance of a Support System in the Live Event Industry with Kirk Garreans

Author: Leizl Bala It wasn’t long ago that Kirk Garreans, owner of ALP Design & Production, spent up to 300 days on the road working corporate shows in the live…

[PODCAST EP13] Corporate Audio Design with Billy Walsh

We’re all ears this week at The Production Channel as Clem Harrod interviews long-time audio designer, Billy Walsh. Billy is an industry staple in the corporate event world with almost…

[PODCAST EP12] The story of Shoflo with Stephen Bowles

The table is turned in this week’s episode of The Production Channel as Clem focuses the interview on fellow host, Stephen Bowles. Stephen is the Founder and CEO of Shoflo,…

[PODCAST EP11] Inspiring and Succeeding as a Keynote Speaker with Mark Sanborn

In episode 11, listen in as Stephen Bowles and Clem Harrod speak with keynote speaker Mark Sanborn, about his 30+ years as a professional speaker and author.

[PODCAST EP10] Video Technician Training for Live Events with Bob Murdock

In episode 10, listen in as Stephen Bowles and Clem Harrod talk to Bob Murdock about his work with Evolve Media Group in their academy program where he helps educate…

[PODCAST EP09] A Holistic Approach to Managing the Stage with Jon Allen

In episode 9, listen in as Stephen Bowles and Clem Harrod talk to Jon Allen about his experience directing and calling live shows. Jon Allen is a techincal director, show…

[PODCAST EP08] Show Calling for Theater and Corporate Events with Judie Kavanagh

In episode 8, listen in as Stephen Bowles and Clem Harrod talk to Judie Kavanagh about her transition from show calling live theater to corporate events! Judie Kavanagh is a…

[PODCAST EP07] Seizing Opportunities in Live Events with Dave Nuckolls

In episode 7, join the conversation as Stephen, Clem and Dave Nuckolls discuss about how being ready for anything is the key to success in the production world and that…

[PODCAST EP06] Production and Staffing in Live Events with Joe Mertz

In episode 6, listen in as Stephen Bowles and Clem Harrod ask Joe Mertz to reveal how his innovation came from necessity. Joe Mertz is a veteran leader in the…

[PODCAST EP05] Directing Live Sports with Greg Hartung

In Episode 5 of The Production Channel, Stephen Bowles and Clem Harrod discuss life in the live sports realm with Orlando Magic Broadcast Director, Greg Hartung. With over 35 years…
live sports melissa ward

[PODCAST EP04] Working in live sports with Melissa Ward

Listen to Melissa Ward, a freelancer in the live event industry as she explains the rewards and challenges of working in live sports.
Mixing Audio for Live Shows - Ep03- steve mitchell

[PODCAST EP03] Mixing Audio for Live Shows w/ Steve Mitchell

Listen to Steve Mitchell, a professional at mixing audio for live shows talk about the hustle of producing audio on the road and balancing that with family.
andrew-stone-cotm

[PODCAST EP02] Production Touring vs Church Production w/ Andrew Stone

In Episode 2 we interview Andrew Stone on his switch from live production touring to Church Production. He explains that during a tour, you go from city to city giving…

[PODCAST EP01] Understanding Production Lighting Design w/ Richard Dunn

In episode one of The Production Channel, Stephen Bowles of Shoflo and Clem Harrod of CLEMCO.AV, shine the spotlight on lighting design with industry expert, Richard Dunn. Also known to…

[PODCAST EP00] Live Event Projection – Clem Harrod

Episode zero, of The Production Channel, focuses on the demanding role of event projection for live shows. Stephen turns the tables to interview Clem, who explains his journey of building…
EP19 Bobbi Grant

[PODCAST EP19] A Private Channel Conversation with Bookkeeper & Budgeting Specialist, Bobbi Grant

Written by: Ashley Davis This week, we're leaving the chatter of the Production Channel and switching over to the Private Channel. This series, within the Production Channel Blog and Podcast,…
EP 18 Beth Forbes

[PODCAST EP18] From the Farm to the Ballroom with Project Manager, Beth Forbes

Written by: Ashley Davis The moment Beth Forbes realized Live Event Production was something she wanted to pursue, she was twelve years old and tangled up in rope, trying to…

[PODCAST EP17] Happy Rigging with Brent Armstrong

Written by: Ashley Davis We’re live on show site in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil during this episode of the production channel, as hosts Clem Harrod and Stephen Bowles speak with…

[PODCAST EP16] From the Perspective of a Producer & Project Lead w/ Max Monsegue

Written by: Ashley Davis Max Monsegue, a Producer and Project Lead, has been in the live event production industry for 22 years. As Max puts it, this industry is “something…
Tucker McFall Camera

[PODCAST EP15] Camera Operators in the Big Leagues with Tucker McFall

   Author: Leizl Bala As we exit baseball season and ramp up into basketball season, host Clem Harrod sits down with sports camera operator, Tucker McFall, in this 15th episode…

[PODCAST EP14] The Importance of a Support System in the Live Event Industry with Kirk Garreans

Author: Leizl Bala It wasn’t long ago that Kirk Garreans, owner of ALP Design & Production, spent up to 300 days on the road working corporate shows in the live…

[PODCAST EP13] Corporate Audio Design with Billy Walsh

We’re all ears this week at The Production Channel as Clem Harrod interviews long-time audio designer, Billy Walsh. Billy is an industry staple in the corporate event world with almost…

[PODCAST EP12] The story of Shoflo with Stephen Bowles

The table is turned in this week’s episode of The Production Channel as Clem focuses the interview on fellow host, Stephen Bowles. Stephen is the Founder and CEO of Shoflo,…

[PODCAST EP11] Inspiring and Succeeding as a Keynote Speaker with Mark Sanborn

In episode 11, listen in as Stephen Bowles and Clem Harrod speak with keynote speaker Mark Sanborn, about his 30+ years as a professional speaker and author.

[PODCAST EP10] Video Technician Training for Live Events with Bob Murdock

In episode 10, listen in as Stephen Bowles and Clem Harrod talk to Bob Murdock about his work with Evolve Media Group in their academy program where he helps educate…

[PODCAST EP09] A Holistic Approach to Managing the Stage with Jon Allen

In episode 9, listen in as Stephen Bowles and Clem Harrod talk to Jon Allen about his experience directing and calling live shows. Jon Allen is a techincal director, show…

[PODCAST EP08] Show Calling for Theater and Corporate Events with Judie Kavanagh

In episode 8, listen in as Stephen Bowles and Clem Harrod talk to Judie Kavanagh about her transition from show calling live theater to corporate events! Judie Kavanagh is a…

[PODCAST EP07] Seizing Opportunities in Live Events with Dave Nuckolls

In episode 7, join the conversation as Stephen, Clem and Dave Nuckolls discuss about how being ready for anything is the key to success in the production world and that…

[PODCAST EP06] Production and Staffing in Live Events with Joe Mertz

In episode 6, listen in as Stephen Bowles and Clem Harrod ask Joe Mertz to reveal how his innovation came from necessity. Joe Mertz is a veteran leader in the…

[PODCAST EP05] Directing Live Sports with Greg Hartung

In Episode 5 of The Production Channel, Stephen Bowles and Clem Harrod discuss life in the live sports realm with Orlando Magic Broadcast Director, Greg Hartung. With over 35 years…
live sports melissa ward

[PODCAST EP04] Working in live sports with Melissa Ward

Listen to Melissa Ward, a freelancer in the live event industry as she explains the rewards and challenges of working in live sports.
Mixing Audio for Live Shows - Ep03- steve mitchell

[PODCAST EP03] Mixing Audio for Live Shows w/ Steve Mitchell

Listen to Steve Mitchell, a professional at mixing audio for live shows talk about the hustle of producing audio on the road and balancing that with family.
andrew-stone-cotm

[PODCAST EP02] Production Touring vs Church Production w/ Andrew Stone

In Episode 2 we interview Andrew Stone on his switch from live production touring to Church Production. He explains that during a tour, you go from city to city giving…

[PODCAST EP01] Understanding Production Lighting Design w/ Richard Dunn

In episode one of The Production Channel, Stephen Bowles of Shoflo and Clem Harrod of CLEMCO.AV, shine the spotlight on lighting design with industry expert, Richard Dunn. Also known to…

[PODCAST EP00] Live Event Projection – Clem Harrod

Episode zero, of The Production Channel, focuses on the demanding role of event projection for live shows. Stephen turns the tables to interview Clem, who explains his journey of building…