CSO & Co-Founder

Sonny Smith

Entrepreneurial executive leader and creative strategist with 20 years of experience leading globally-recognized hospitality, entertainment, and technology brands.   


Served as TAO Group’s Vice President of Marketing and played an integral role in the company’s $100 million partnership with Marina Bay Sands in Singapore and its $30 million expansion of TAO Chicago.   


Prior to joining TAO, Smith held Vp of Marketing positions for Hakkasan Group, Sbe Entertainment, Drai’s Management, and was responsible for growing and expanding their nightlife and restaurant brands in Las Vegas and across the globe.