New Member Spotlight Susan Smith

March 14, 2023
Susan B. Smith, City of Covington, Business Attraction Manager
Number of years in the industry: 2 years
Contact information:, (859) 292-2321

Member Spotlight Questions
1.    What do you hope to get out of your CREW membership and/or who do you hope to network with?  I’d like to build my network and keep updated on the industry. 
2.    What or Who is your ideal client/customer? 
My ideal client is a business that is looking for a space and would like to know about Covington! 
3.    What does a typical day consist of for you in your current position?  
My role varies from marketing activities, tracking commercial real estate and talking to businesses and entrepreneurs about Covington.
4.    What is your favorite aspect about your job?
My favorite aspect is talking with business owners. 
5.    What does your company contribute to the commercial real estate industry?
The City of Covington offers a walkable urban area, full of historic charm and quirkiness that is “Unapologetically Covington”.  
6.    What advice do you have to someone new to the industry?  
Take on opportunities to learn and be challenged. 
7.    What keeps you busy outside of work?
Spending time with family and friends, and doing anything outdoors-I enjoy hiking and biking.