Stan Smith

Senior Director, Marketing, Visit Detroit

Stan is a 15-year veteran in the destination marketing space. Before joining Visit Detroit, he launched and managed many award-winning campaigns that incorporated social and search engine channels, including Pure Michigan. He’s the author of Born to Blog, a practical guide to help entrepreneurs build their passion into winning businesses.

He’s a graduate of Miami University with a BS in Political Science and the proud father of three sons. That TikTok celebrity also named Smith? Not surprisingly, it’s his son, following dad in using stories to make people stop and take notice.