Brian Town | Host

Regular conversations about all aspects of the skilled trades.



Brian’s passion is telling the story of the need for people to be engaged with the need for Michigan to train, recruit and retain a skilled labor force. He works with many union and non-union businesses to take this critical issue that is impacting significantly our businesses here in Michigan.

This SPOTLIGHT Podcast is featured as the final segment on Business Rap every Tuesday at 9am on the SPOTLIGHT Radio Network. You can also watch production live on Facebook or listen on demand on your favorite podcast platforms including: Spreaker, iTunes, iHeartRadio, and Spotify.

Meet Brian

Brian opened Michigan Creative in 2011. Before starting his own business, he was a high school educator for 13 years. During his time there, he created a nationally recognized film and TV production program, winning numerous awards in educational and film production competitions. Brian continues to be an educator, becoming a teacher each summer for the UA of Plumbers, Pipetters, and Welders, developing curriculum that teaches them how to educate their apprentices. Brian has a Masters in Education Administration and is versed on lesson plan development. Full time, he runs Michigan Creative with his ten staff members and seasonal dedicated interns. At home, Brian is the father of four, a football coach, and loves every minute of the hustle and bustle of dad-life.