George Cassels-Smith


1st January, 1970

George Cassels-Smith

George Cassels-Smith is the CEO of Tobacco Technology, Inc., e-LiquiTech and Emerald Green Technology. He was appointed TTI CEO in 2003 after a successful run in Sales and as its Senior Vice President. A hands-on CEO, George focuses on the future of nicotine delivery.
Having literally grown up in the tobacco industry, George accompanied his father (TTI founder Duke Cassels-Smith) to tobacco auctions as a child. He is a 1992 graduate of the University of Maryland and holds a B.S. in Business Administration. He has worked in the industry his entire career in purchasing, flavor development and sales. George’s first formal job in the tobacco industry came as a leaf buyer for Dannemann (part of the Burger Söhne Group) based in Cruz das Salmas, Bahia, Brazil in the early 90’s. After moving back to the US he worked for Hail and Cotton before joining the family business, Tobacco Technology, Inc.
George has taken Tobacco Technology, Inc from a traditional tobacco flavoring company to a state-of-the-art scientific and innovative enterprise while expanding its focus beyond tobacco; in 2016 he started E-LiquiTech, a subsidiary dedicated to developing and manufacturing premium quality e-liquids. This year he established his newest endeavor, Emerald Green Technology. This TTI subsidiary is dedicated to taking the cannabinoid industry to new and higher levels.
George remains focused on the future of the industry while dedicating time and resources to provide cleaner nicotine delivery alternatives.

SPONSORSHIP OPPORTUNITIES

Arena’s business-to-business events offer a myriad of opportunities for sponsors and exhibitors to drive their businesses forward.
Our sponsorship packages help companies educate ther target market on key industry issues and spread brand awareness throughout the
industry.

If you want to discuss how we can help you generate leads and add-value to your corporate and brand image please contact:

Paul Adams
pauladams@arena-international.com
+44 (0)20 7936 6948

Speaker opportunities

We identify and invite individuals we believe to be the best speakers in the market, if you think you can make a difference to the quality of our events please contact:

Chloe Roberts
E: Chloe.Roberts@arena-international.com
T: +44 (0)207 936 6822