the power to grow profitably

VisualSteam works with a network of marketing professionals from around the world. We create a bespoke team for each of our client projects. We have access to support in more than 10 different countries with skills that cross strategy, market research, creative, communications and technology.



      Kevin Smith

      Principal/Strategic Advisor




      Leslie Hughes

      Founder/Strategic Advisor



Kevin Smith

With more than two decades experience working with Fortune 100 companies including IBM, Chase Manhattan Bank, NationsBank, Microsoft, Merck, Medco Health Solutions, UnitedHealth Care, American Airlines, Verizon and Express Scripts, Smith brings critical experience and know-how in vital areas including marketing, CX, digital strategy/e-commerce, finance and technology.

Smith has helped redesign VisualSteam as a critical resource to drive digital engagement focusing on small to medium-sized businesses.

Smith holds an MBA and a BA in Economics.

Leslie Hughes is the Founder of VisualSteam and currently drives strategy. Her career intersects at the crossroads of creativity, content and technology, with functional expertise driving strategy, sales and marketing. Hughes has led companies from start-ups to operations with over $100+MM in revenue.  She has worked with brands including Kodak, Corbis, Discovery, Microsoft, Hachette Filipacchi and NTT Docomo.

Board President of  Digital Media Licensing Association, MBA, BA.

Leslie Hughes

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