Who We Are

Zain Yaqub, Founder and CEO

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Zain Yaqub is the founder of Smart Media Management. Zain is currently an undergraduate student at the Kelley School of Business at Indiana University pursuing a degree in marketing. He is a TEDx speaker and has been featured in many publications for his entrepreneurial work. 

Scott Tangney, Digital Marketing Director

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Scott is currently an undergraduate student studying Informatics and Computer Science at Indiana University. He uses his graphic design and computer science experiencing to generate content, maintain, and develop websites. He loves to learn new skills and is driven to provide the highest quality product to his clients. 

Zayd Ali, Chief Operating Officer

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Zayd Ali is a Senior at Sidwell Friends School in Washington, DC. He is President and Founder of OnSide, an organization that utilizes the power of soccer diplomacy to build relationships between people of different cultures and backgrounds. He also launched OnSide Design, a fashion activism clothing line that promotes messages of inclusion and equality, which raised thousands of dollars for the organization. Recently, Zayd worked as a marketing and data analytics intern at mobile banking and FinTech startup, Sarafu, in Dar Es Salaam, Tanzania.

Zayd is thrilled to serve as Chief Operating Officer for a new Smart Media Management operation, focused on lead generation for financial advisors.

Julia DiMarco, Sales Representative

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Julia is a motivated worker, compassionate leader, and an enthusiastic learner. She is currently an undergraduate at the Kelley School of Business studying Finance and Marketing and is a member of the Finance Diversity Program and the Sales Club. She has prior experience as a Marketing receptionist for Vector Marketing where she served as the first point of contact with new and existing customers. She has a strong passion for mentorship and diversity and is excited to be a part of the Social Media Management team.