Corey Smith is the Vice President of Diversity and Inclusion at LVMH where he leads the ongoing expansion of the Group’s initiatives in recruitment and development and help foster an inclusive culture for LVMH North American talents. Prior to joing LVMH, Corey was the Senior Director of Supplier Diversity and Strategic Sourcing for Major League Baseball where he established and maintained League-wide procurement practices for all 30 baseball clubs and the Commissioner’s Office. Prior to joining MLB, Smith spent over four years at NBC Universal as Director of Supplier Diversity, where he implemented strategies throughout the company that increased the use of minority and woman-owned businesses across a variety of services.
Smith’s career reflects over 20 years of experience in procurement and over 15 years in supplier diversity. Prior to NBC Universal, Smith held various sourcing and supplier diversity positions at companies such as Altria Corporate Services, Columbia University and Advanced Technological Solutions.