About Me

Graham SmithAn award-winning, Marketing Director with over 25 years’ experience in both digital marketing strategy and social media tactics, as well as direct marketing (including marketing automation, email marketing campaigns and direct mail)… the full marketing mix. Currently focusing on General Data Protection Regulation compliance (GDPR), content-driven marketing programmes and lead generation.

A qualified marketer and Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Marketing (CIM) and Institute of Direct & Digital Marketing (IDM), I also served on the ‘GDPR Working Party’ at the Direct Marketing Association (DMA) and was a Council member at the DMA for 3 years.

Recently becoming a member of the Institute of Recruitment Professionals (IRP), I have held board level Directorships in marketing firms and worked in sectors as varied as IT / Technology, Mobile, SaaS, Finance, Business Services, Manufacturing, and Construction.

Always keen to talk and share my experience or offer B2B marketing tips so please do get in touch, email gsmith@marketinggraham.com.

Opinions expressed are my own and not of my employer.

Memberships & Accreditations


IDM CPD Award (2018)
February 2018
Demonstrated commitment to self-improvement and ongoing development.

ROI awards 2014
June 2014
The ROI Awards recognise the ten organisations whose technology deployments have achieved exceptional quantifiable business results.

Best of the Best international print award
October 2010
Award for producing the world’s first variable-content printed magazine.