Photographer, Personality, Actor, Publicist, Public Relations Director, Event
Manager, Entrepreneur and Motivational Speaker Extraordinaire are the few
titles associated with Jakeem ____Smith. And with this unique compilation
of natural talent in these diverse field areas amalgamated with his precise
vision emanated Jay Productions Agency, LLC.
Born in Dover, Delaware, Smith’s upbringing was the catalyst behind his
need to make a difference in the world. Accordingly, he understood at a very
early age that he would settle for nothing less than the best, and this is what
he successfully yields for each of his clients—the best quality services
possible to render!
Commencing his professional career in the industry of marketing and
entertainment as a celebrity photographer, Smith has had the pleasure of
shooting such illustrious artists as Dondria of So So Def, Nene Leakes,
Terrance Howard, Jermaine Dupree, and other known figures—and to that
extent the rest was history. Further expanding his skills and expertise in the
areas of strategic planning, brand development, social media networking,
photography, videography, design, and more, Smith built Jay Productions
Agency, LLC into the multifaceted marketing and production platform that
currently stands today.
Thanks to clients and “soul-friends” ChanitaFoster, Football Wives, and now
From the Bottom Up ,reality star and founder of Beyond The Game non-
profit organization, and NicciGilbert, singer, businesswoman, and creator
and executive producer of R&B Divas Atlanta, R&B Divas of LA, and From
The Bottom Up, Smith’s brand now transcends among a global platform.
Other notable clients include Lisa Raye, Harry Douglass, Q Parker, Cynthia
Bailey, Kandi Burruss, Demetria Mckinney, Joseline Hernadez, Nene
Leakes, Willie Taylor , Kore Stacks, Greg Cole and many more.
Smith most attributes his aunt, world-renowned author and motivation
speaker, as the guiding force behind his heightened success.