Brian Smith

Brian is an accomplished executive and entrepreneur with more than 20 years of leadership experience in start-ups, marketing, and business operations. He can guide inspiring entrepreneurs through the various aspects of starting a business, preparing for strategic growth, and positioning for a successful exit. Areas where he can provide the greatest value include capital fundraising, product launch, strategic marketing, sales and business development, strategic planning, and acquisitions. He is currently a member of Element 8 – an angel investment group in Seattle, WA – and serves as an advisor to a number of technology start-ups. One of the companies Brian worked with appeared on ABC’s Shark Tank in 2016.