ELIZABETH HODGES SMITH
Liz launched her initial career in marketing, promotion and production at network television affiliates throughout the U.S. She transitioned from television to the backstage world of the music industry to produce special events for PolyGram Group Distribution, a global family of iconic record labels including Mercury, Motown, Def Jam, A&M, Island and Capricorn, before joining Sony’s sales and marketing distribution team in 1998 where she worked with the Columbia, Epic and Portrait labels and the Virgin and Tower Records accounts.
Liz was recruited to direct corporate publicity for one of the world’s largest live entertainment promotion and production companies, House of Blues Entertainment. She oversaw global tour and venue publicity, branding and sponsorship campaigns and the production of promotional media, venue grand openings and televised events. She joined Myth Merchant Films in 2007 as a producer and partner. Most recently, Liz acted as Executive Producer for the award-winning theatrical documentary feature, Unclaimed.