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M. Wade Smith

Chairman of the Board

Years in Industry: 43

Education: B.A. Business Administration, William Paterson University

Mr. Smith joined VDA in 1994 as General Manager. In 2010, after leading the firm in various executive management roles, he and three partners were given the opportunity to become owners of VDA. They continued to expand the company’s construction, modernization, and inspection services to all major markets across the U.S. Under Mr. Smith’s leadership, VDA grew from 45 employees to over 225 professionals, with more than 35 locations nationwide.

Today, as Chairman of the Board, Mr. Smith continues to steer the success of VDA. He also leads the Key Account group, responsible for its continued growth.

Mr. Smith began his career in the elevator business in 1980 with Otis Elevator Company and held several positions over his 11 years there. He transitioned into consulting in 1991.

 

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M. Wade Smith

Chairman of the Board

120 Eagle Rock Avenue Suite 310 East Hanover, NJ 07936