Mari Smith is hailed as the premier Facebook marketing expert and one of the most influential and knowledgeable new media thought leaders in the world. She is author of The New Relationship Marketing and coauthor of Facebook Marketing: An Hour A Day. She travels the world to deliver keynote presentations at top events, often sharing the stage with notable celebrities and public figures such as Sir Richard Branson, Tony Robbins, Paula Abdul, Eckhart Tolle, and the Dalai Lama.
Forbes named Mari as one of the top social media power influencers several years in a row. Fast Company described Mari as “a veritable engine of personal branding, a relationship marketing whiz, and the Pied Piper of the Online World.” She regularly appears in media locally and nationally in publications such as The New York Times, The Wall Street Journal, Inc., Forbes, Fortune, and Success Magazine.
Mari Smith’s international consulting and training firm works with brands and business owners around the globe. Tens of thousands have gone through Mari’s training courses over the past several years.
Mari is a founding member of the Southern California chapter of The Association of Transformational Leaders and provides social media mentoring to many spiritual teachers and thought leaders. Born in Canada to Scottish parents, Mari lived in Scotland for two decades before moving to San Diego, California in 1999.
Learn more about Mari at www.MariSmith.com.