George Smith joined U3 Ventures in 2006. Since that time he has managed a variety of the firms Philadelphia-based development initiatives. He served as project manager for the redevelopment of 1100 Chestnut for MilkBoy, and the design and entitlement process for 1213 Walnut Street.
Prior to U3 Ventures, George was a Consultant and Research Director for Collegia, Inc., a Boston-based firm focused on leveraging collaborative partnerships between higher education and civic entities to attract and retain college students.
George earned his Bachelor of Arts in Economics from Trinity College in Hartford, Connecticut, and his Master of City Planning from the University of Pennsylvania. He currently resides in the Boston area.