Keynote Speaker | Bestselling Author
Trusted Media Source | Podcast Host
Workplace Toxicity Authority
Certified Professional Behavioral Analyst
C. Lee Smith is the founder and CEO of SalesFuel — a Columbus, Ohio-based firm that leverages critical insights to enable the acquisition, development and retention of top employees and customers. Lee is recognized as one of the Leading Sales Consultants in the world by Selling Power magazine. His company is also recognized as one of the Top Ten Sales Enablement solutions providers by the publication.
Prior to forming the company, Lee got his start selling advertising and marketing services for print and electronic media. He received his bachelor's degree from the E.W. Scripps School of Communication at Ohio University and his certificate in Executive Leadership from Cornell University.
"Lee has delivered a content rich presentation to 400 senior sales leaders at the Sales 3.0 conference. Based on audience ratings his presentation ranked in the top 10%. What made his presentation unique was his science backed approach mixed with memorable stories."
- Gerhard Gschwandtner, CEO, Selling Power magazine
Whether it be on stage before an audience of hundreds, a virtual keynote with more than 800 viewers or a webinar with 2,100 registrants, C. Lee Smith is a sought-after keynote speaker for national/international conferences and regional meetings.
He is frequently requested as an expert panelist or moderator. He also provides regular public webinars for Sales+Marketing Management, Selling Power, the Sales Experts Channel and the C‑Suite Network.