Chief Executive Officer
Tim Gray is the host for The Golden Rules, a podcast and web series focusing on the lives and businesses of today’s music industry executives. To date, Tim has interviewed over 200 collective years of music industry executives that have sold over 1 billion albums, promoted thousands of concerts and festivals and negotiated the largest deals in music industry history.
Gray also serves as the CEO of this award-winning company, Grayscale Marketing, a full-service entertainment agency focused on digital marketing & advertising, content creation and strategic partnerships. His entrepreneurial career spans 15 years with experience in creative branding, event ticketing, concert promotion, booking, management, video production & photography and sponsorships.
Throughout his career, Tim has been awarded the Nashville Emerging Leader Award in Arts and Entertainment and listed on “People On The Move” and “40 Under 40” by the Nashville Business Journal. He has even been nominated for several awards, including Small Business of the Year, Best in Business Entrepreneur Of The Year and a Facebook advertising award.
In addition to his entrepreneurial experience, Tim Gray is an impassioned philanthropic leader. He holds board of director positions for three Nashville based non-profit organizations, such as Musicpreneur Storehouse, Alumni Advisory Council (AAC) for MTSU College of Media and Entertainment and Music Makes Us (MMU). He has held multiple board positions for Nashville based music industry 501c3, SOLID (Society Of Leaders In Development) and is a member of Young Entertainment Professionals, The Troubadour Society, Nashville Chamber of Commerce, The Other Nashville Society, The Recording Academy and the Country Music Association.
To name a few, Gray has worked with artists, organizations and events such as Virgin Hotels, Hangout Music Festival, Clif Bar, Saving Abel, Warner Chappell Music Production, Rolls Royce, Pilgrimage Music Festival, Anheuser Busch, Joe Diffie, Panorama NYC Music Festival, Ole Smoky Moonshine, Shooter Jennings, Cessna, Maui Jim, Sony Music Nashville, Blue Chair Bay Rum, Neste Event Marketing, Tito's Vodka, Michaels Art Stores, Minor League Baseball and Sixthman's Music Festival Cruises.