MMI Textiles adds Joey Smith as director of Biz Development
Posted May 26, 2021
WESTLAKE, Ohio – MMI Textiles announced that Joey Smith has been added to its staff as director of Business Development.
He was selected or this position to help the company continue its significant growth, he said.
Smith is a senior-level professional with extensive knowledge of and experience in the textile industry. He has been an employee of Highland Industries for the last 16 years in sales, business development and procurement roles. His skills and certifications include global procurement, sales/development management, inventory management, strategic planning, public speaking and more.
Smith is a graduate of North Carolina State University, where he earned a Bachelor’s Degree in Textile Business and Apparel Management. He also has earned a certificate of Executive Negotiation from The Warton School of The University of Pennsylvania.
He is currently vice chairman of USIFI, a division of the Industrial Fabrics Association International (IFAI), and will continue that role.
Outside of work, Smith is recently a new father to twins – Nolan and Oaklyn. He is also a dog dad to a charcoal Lab, Steeler. For fun, he loves all sports, and is a huge Pittsburgh Steelers fan. He also enjoys music – especially live concerts – golf and fishing.
Source: MMI Textiles