Starting a Digital Marketing Company

Veteran On The Move (33)

Today we’re speaking with Army Veteran Paul Mackiewicz, owner of #Smart Marketing. Paul speaks about his time in the Army and transitioning to the civilian world. He talks about attending college after the Army and entering the world of entrepreneurship. Paul started his own digital marketing company, #Smart Marketing in 2019 and speaks about the moves he’s made to receive significant growth in his company. 


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About Our Guest

Paul has served as an executive in the digital marketing industry at an INC. 5000 Fastest Growing Company… TWICE! He started his own digital marketing company in 2019, and #Smart has seen significant growth every quarter by partnering with businesses ready to grow their online presence by taking advantage of the Zero Moment of Truth. He is an OEF/OIF veteran, former golf pro, die-hard Buffalo Bills fan, and a new Covid husband.

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Veteran On the Move podcast has published over 250 episodes. Our listeners have the opportunity to hear in-depth interviews conducted by host Joe Crane. The podcast features people, programs and resources to assist veterans in their transition to entrepreneurship.  As a result, Veteran On the Move has over 1,000,000 verified downloads through Stitcher Radio, SoundCloud, iTunes and RSS Feed Syndication making it one of the most popular Military Entrepreneur Shows on the Internet Today.


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