Michael Smith

Founder, Sleek Modern Furniture
With over 10 years professional experience working in eCommerce and more than 5 years experience as CEO of Sleek Modern Furniture, Michael brings a hands-on, direct approach to consulting and operating a company with a focus on digital marketing and low cost customer acquisition. Michael's career started as a regional eCommerce manager at Hilton Worldwide, overseeing 50+ hotels and managing their online presence in Boston, MA and Austin, TX. He later founded Sleek Modern Furniture, an eCommerce company that specializes in selling modern, commercial grade furniture. In less than five years, Michael grew Sleek Modern Furniture to over $10 million in sales and over 20,000 customers. Michael has consulted for companies in the healthcare and retail industry to elevate their digital presence and maximize their online marketing campaigns. His passion lies in working with local small business owners to grow their business through online marketing. As a small business owner, Michael has experience in every aspect of company growth and development, including finance, accounting, marketing, logistics, management, and operations. Michael's areas of expertise include: retail digital marketing including Google Shopping, Paid Search, Dynamic Remarketing, SEO, Email, Marketing Automation, and Social Marketing in retail eCommerce and hospitality. He has extensive knowledge in BigCommerce and Americommerce platforms. In his free time, Michael enjoys playing tennis, playing the drums, and listening to jazz music.