Robert Smith
IECP Ventures

Robert Smith is a former Division 1 athlete turned serial entrepreneur. He created a proprietary algorithmic formula known as the “Influencer Model” centered around the macroeconomic effects influencers have in TET (Technology, Entertainment, and Trends).

He is the Founder of IECP Ventures, where he was the lead investor and fund manager playing an integral role in building a portfolio of over 80 companies with notable exits including: InDMusic acquired by LiveNation, FameBit acquired by Google, Pluto TV acquired by Viacom, Vessel acquired by Verizon, HelloGiggles acquired by Time Inc., StarMaker acquired by Everyone Happy and Overdog acquired by Odd Networks. Robert is also is a partner at Lido Advisors, a $6B wealth advisory firm headquartered in Los Angeles, CA where he oversees the firm’s Sports and Entertainment division.


2021 Annual Conference: September 21-23, 2021

A 3-Day In-Person and Digital Conference:

- Sep 21: In-Person Panels, Fireside Chats, and other Sessions

- Sep 22-23: Global Digital Panels, Fireside Chats, and other Sessions

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