Where we have been, where we are now and where we can take you.
SMC, Inc. started in Southern California during February of 2000 as a supplier of merchandise for the Entertainment Industry. While targeting the Music Industry specializing in the design and production of band & artist merchandise. SMC professionals have had the opportunity to tour with many of Orange County’s and the World’s most successful bands and artists. Our excellent reputation is un-matched by many companies in our field. SMC, Inc. owner Rob Castaneda has had exposure to various types of merchandise and promotional products in production. His experience has provided him first-hand knowledge of who was purchasing items, what they thought of the items and more.
SMC realizes that we’re a company amongst many in a tough market where everyone offers similar services, but we’re amongst the stand out few that truly deliver. We know our market inside out, our team has passion and drive for great design, quality customer service, and most importantly attention to detail with overall superior quality in all areas of servicing.
Today, now located in the greater Nashville, TN area SMC has taken the same positive aspect the company had in 2000, and we’ve continued to apply it not only to the Entertainment Industry, but also for many other types of clients. We’re still servicing and maintaining clients all throughout the world from small businesses, to a new artist/band or a large technology company. SMC has always kept the end user in mind and never compromised our goal.
This goal being: Providing the best product for the best price with on-time delivery. Hopefully you will be able to conclude all that we can do for your business, artist, band, or you as an individual. We pride ourselves on our motto "Working Together for Your Success". Being able to provide numerous different products & services we have found our clients appreciate the one stop shop convenience with quality products and customer service.
President / Creative Director / Head of Entertainment Merchandise
Rob started SMC, Inc. in first quarter of 2000. After being on the road for a few years providing vendor, inventory and merchandising services to rock bands throughout the world. While making numerous contacts throughout the entertainment industry, the ground work was set to start SMC, Inc. with strong skills and a never say die attitude here we are all these years later.
Sales / Training / Coaching / Consulting
For more than 14 years, Ryan Miller has worked his way through the ranks of professional sales and management. The journey started in the automotive aftermarket industry, handling the import and export as well as national wholesale of wheels and tires for many of the world’s top brands. In 2006, Ryan entered the world of digital document management and print on demand for a major corporation.
Sales / Graphic Design
Specializing in unique and creative graphic design is what Danielle does best. Working in the design field for over 13 years with clients from concept to completion with affordable solutions and an outstanding turn around time.
Web Design / Coding / Graphic Design / 3D
Sherry is our project head on most Web Design projects. Her experience is with HTML, Coding, Joomla, Word Press,CSS & Magento. She also creates and renders 3D imagery.