Matthew Hudson

Expertise: Retail
Education: Northwestern University, Texas A&M University
Location: Fort Worth, Texas


  • Chief experience officer for Work Wear Safety Shoes in the Dallas/Fort Worth area
  • Former president of Rick Segel & Associates, later rebranded as @hudsonhead
  • Author or co-author of three books on retail sales


Matthew Hudson contributed more than 80 articles to The Balance during a period spanning more than five years. He worked for 26 years in retail sales before taking on the role of president and general manager of Rick Segel & Associates, later rebranded as @hudsonhead, a speaking, writing, and publishing consortium. He is now the chief experience officer for Work Wear Safety Shoes in Dalla/Fort Worth.


Hudson is the author or co-author of three books:


Hudson earned a doctorate in organizational behavior from Northwestern University in 2003. He also has a certificate in training and development from Texas A&M University.

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