Scott Smith
President and CEO

As Chief Executive Officer of Genesys, B. Scott Smith is changing the way the lighting industries serves businesses. 

Through strategic leadership and business acumen, Scott is poised to expand the global sales footprint of Genesys, and lead the company into the future — leaning on his strong track record for building thriving companies and driving results.

His reputation as a notable business strategist was cultivated early in his career, when he earned recognition as the youngest President of an NYSE Listed Company at the age of twenty-nine.

Scott is known for his tenured career as the leader of Fortune 300 company, Sonic Automotive. Since the company’s inception in 1997, he served in every significant leadership role, including Co-Founder, CEO, President, COO, and Chief Strategic Officer.

He was a significant member of the executive management group that led the “Rollup” company from $300M in revenue to nearly $10B.  Also, Smith’s vision and innovation was the inspiration for the development of EchoPark Automotive, a subsidiary of Sonic Automotive. 

Scott’s vision? To develop best-in-class technologies that signify landmark changes in commercial and industrial