SmithGroup has hired Samantha Spadaro as a director of business development in the firm’s Phoenix office.
In her new position, according to a press release, Ms. Spadaro will enhance the firm’s presence in the Rocky Mountain region focusing on the healthcare and science and technology sectors.
“Samantha is passionate about building authentic relationships and understanding each client’s unique perspective, business goals and challenges,” said Brad Woodman, director of SmithGroup’s Phoenix and Denver offices, in a prepared statement.
“She is an ideal partner for science and technology and healthcare business leaders who are seeking integrated and strategic design solutions to keep them ahead of the curve.”
Ms. Spadaro will work with team members from Phoenix to Denver to develop and maintain relationships with business leaders, real estate developers and other clients in the Rocky Mountain region, the release said.
Recently, Ms. Spadaro was an account executive for a staffing and recruiting agency. She graduated with dual bachelor of arts degrees in sociology and communication from Arizona State University.
A member of the Phoenix chapter of Startup Grind, a community of startup founders and entrepreneurs, she is a Stamford, Connecticut native who resides in Phoenix.
SmithGroup’s healthcare and science and technology clients in the region include Banner Health, Mountain Park Health Center, Caris Life Sciences, the University of Arizona, National Renewable Energy Laboratory and the National Institute of Standards and Technology, noted the release.