A transportation executive for over 20 years, Huffman co-founded Nitetrain Coach Company in 1986 and ran the company for more than 20 years. When Huffman sold the company in 2010, they were providing 50-60 buses (all PREVOST Le Mirage XL II's, primarily slide-outs) as year-round tour transportation for Rock, R&B, Christian and Country Music artists. The clients at that time included Taylor Swift, Brad Paisley, Carrie Underwood, Kings of Leon, Korn, and Tool.
A former Country Music Association president and owner/operator of Top Billing, Inc. since 1968, Rice has worked with such superstars as Dolly Parton and Porter Wagoner. Additionally, he was the creator of Dean of George Jones University (2005-2008), and a former Adjunct Professor at Belmont University's Curb School of Music.