Meet Steve Smith

Are you looking for a consultant or talent development expert? With over 34 years of major market experience and 12 years of consulting, Steve Smith has a winning track record in all areas of broadcast media and beyond. Steve has programmed stations and managed programming staff for Cox Media Group, CBS Radio, Clear Channel, Emmis Communications, and AM/FM Radio Group as VP of Programming in addition to many more stations and companies through Steve Smith Talent & Consulting for an additional 13 years.


3 Time Billboard Award Winning Radio Consultant

Developing Major Talent & Celebrities Like Ryan Seacrest, Johnjay & Rich, Brooke & Jubal Show, Dave Ryan, Jamie & Danny, Sinbad, Alice Cooper, Eddie Money, Isaac Hayes, Ricky Smiley, and more!

Also known for Morning Show Bootcamps to Drive Rating Success with Continued Talent & Show Development.

Expert In All Major Formats

Managed Programming Teams Across the United States. Launched New Radio Formats in Most of the Top 50 Markets in America. Created New Formats Like Today’s Version of Classic Hits, HipHop, Rhythmic Top 40, and Many Hybrid A/C Formats Winning Today.

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Innovative Consulting

New Event Creations like SummerJam – Biggest HipHop Concert Tour in the World. 

Station Branding, Music Consulting, Station Imaging Expert that is Ready to Help Take Your Market to the Top!

When You Hire Smith Richards Collective, You Are Getting Our Collective Experience in Radio & Digital to Help You Succeed.

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"Individually we are one drop, but collectively, we are an ocean"
Ryunosoke Satore