Steve began selling promotional products in the mid 1980’s while working full time at night, and later purchased his parents’ company. He is the President of Smith Promotional Advertising and leads the team in every aspect of the business.

In his free time, he enjoys spending time with his kids and grandkids, vacationing in the Caribbean, and sports (especially football).


Debbie started with the company in 1991 and is co-owner with Steve. She oversees all accounts receivable and accounts payable duties, as well as helping out in many areas of the office.

In her free time, Debbie enjoys spending time with her family (including her 6 grandchildren), reading, traveling, church activities and attending sporting events.

Andrea has been with the Smith Promotions team since 2001 and came to us from the printing industry. Andrea specializes in sales, customer service and online stores. She can assist you with the latest apparel, awards and products for your next promotion.

In her free time, she enjoys spending time with family, outdoor activities, pets, swimming, being at the lake and being a mommy.

Joan is a graduate of Iowa State University and came on board with Smith Promotions in 2010. Joan has worked in almost every facet of our company and she currently handles accounting duties and special projects.

In her free time, Joan enjoys tailgating at Iowa State games, boating and golf.

Lindsay is a 2006 graduate of the University of Iowa and has been with the Smith team since 2013. She specializes in sales, customer service and online company store development. Lindsay will work within your budget and time frame to help you reach your promotional goals, while complying with your company standards to maintain brand integrity.

In her free time, Lindsay enjoys being outside with her kids, volunteering at church, reading, boating at Clear Lake and playing cards and board games.

Shantel has been with the Smith team since 2013 and worked in the retail market prior to that. Shantel is our apparel manager, processing all apparel orders and keeps up on the new trends and latest decorating techniques. She also creates and administers some of our online company stores.

In her free time, Shantel enjoys spending time with family (especially her son), listening to music, reading, riding ATV’s, dirt bikes and go karts.

Justin joined the Smith Promotions team in 2014, coming from an extensive background in printing and promotional products. He specializes in sales, customer service and custom online stores. Justin can help with your next event or project to promote your business like it’s our own.

In his free time, Justin likes to play and coach hockey, bike, boat, grill out and play with his sons.