About Creative Nation

Creative Nation is a music company that motivates people to become the best version of themselves by valuing their unique talent.

Creative Nation is a Nashville-based music company founded in 2011 by Luke and Beth Laird and home to some of the industry’s top songwriters, producers and artists. Grammy-winning producer and ACM and BMI songwriter of the Year, Luke Laird, has written 23 #1 singles.  Beth Laird is a music executive with previous work experience at BMG Music Publishing, Windswept Music Publishing and BMI.  She was listed on Billboard Magazine's "30 Under 30 Power Players to Watch" and named one of Music Row's Rising Women on the Row. 

Creative Nation has had 15 #1 songs and has had songs recorded by top artists such as: Eric Church, Jason Aldean, Luke Bryan, Kenny Chesney, Lady Antebellum, Miranda Lambert, John Legend, Little Big Town, Tim McGraw, Ingrid Michaelson, Ne-Yo, Blake Shelton, Carrie Underwood and many others.  Creative Nation’s roster includes: Alec Bailey, Barry Dean, Kassi Ashton, Lori McKenna, Luke Laird, Muscadine Bloodline, Steve Moakler and Tyler Johnson.

To learn more about Creative Nation, check out our company culture deck here.

Beth Laird
Beth Laird
Co-Founder / CEO
Jeff Skaggs
Jeff Skaggs
VP of Creative, Publishing
Kelsey Granda
Kelsey Granda
Sr. Director of Creative Administration, Publishing
Shaina Botwin
Shaina Botwin
Creative Coordinator, Publishing
Christina Wighton
Christina Wighton
Office Manager / Executive Assistant
Brandon Gill
Brandon Gill
VP, Management
Rachel Burleson
Rachel Burleson
Management Coordinator
We have a blast.
We are a Creative Nation.