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Outdoor Living Show
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Ken Taylor named Senior VP/Marketing Strategy at ADsmith Marketing & Advertising

Ken Taylor ADsmith Marketing & AdvertisingAngela Smith, Owner/President of ADsmith Marketing and Advertising is pleased to announce the addition of marketing veteran Ken Taylor as the firm’s Senior Vice President/Marketing Strategy. Taylor brings close to twenty years of marketing experience to ADsmith and comes to the firm from Gatesman (formerly Noble Communications), where he worked for more than fifteen years as Management Supervisor handling national and manufacturer accounts.

“I met Ken at a social event, and I quickly sensed his passion for marketing—for digging deeper and asking the right questions,” said Angela Smith, founder, owner and president of ADsmith Marketing and Advertising. “Not only is he a big-picture thinker, he also has an uncanny knack for developing the correct strategies that solve business challenges in a way that positively impacts the bottom line.”

Taylor brings national knowledge and experience to the local level, and looks forward to helping the area’s local businesses continue to grow and thrive.

“I am impressed with what [Angela Smith] has built over the last seventeen years,” said Taylor, of his new role. “Not only the client base that she has and the opportunity to help local businesses grow, but ADsmith’s culture and team is something that I am very excited to be a part of.”

A graduate of Missouri State University with a Bachelor’s of Science and Communications with an emphasis in Marketing & Advertising, Taylor and his family are committed to Springfield and the area. In addition to his marketing experience, Taylor serves on the Board of Directors for Down Syndrome Group of the Ozarks and supports their marketing and fundraising efforts by providing strategic marketing direction and access to creative supports. In his role at ADsmith, Taylor will manage the account service team in the company’s ongoing mission to offer locally-based businesses the same level of strategic marketing leadership that is generally reserved for national clients.


In business since November 1, 2000, HBA Member ADsmith Marketing & Advertising is located in Springfield, Missouri and offers a wide variety of marketing services such as research, public relations, video production, graphic design, web development, digital media, and media planning.

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