As the Purchasing Agent for Paragon 360®, Kelly O’Bryant, oversees the purchasing of all gear and components needed for each project. This includes all audio, video and lighting equipment, as well as staging, trussing, rigging and other gear. With over 300 vendor relationships around the globe, he works alongside the Paragon 360® Design and Installation teams to ensure that every project is provided with state-of-the-art cutting-edge systems and technology.
In addition to his Purchasing Duties, Kelly also serves as the Marketing Assistant for Paragon 360®, implementing all of the various marketing platforms and strategies used throughout the company. He oversees the design and maintenance of the Paragon 360® website, and also serves as the administrator for all of Paragon 360’s social media outlets. Additionally, Kelly serves as the coordinator for all of the various conferences that Paragon 360® attends across the country, and he supervises the logistics for all company video and photography projects.
Prior to joining the Paragon 360® team, Kelly spent 25 years in the music industry as a performer, educator, conductor, and clinician. He holds a Bachelor of Music degree from the University of Kansas, and pursued graduate studies in Conducting at Pittsburg State University and Missouri State University. He currently serves as the Orchestra Director at Ridgecrest Baptist Church in Springfield, Missouri.