Taylor Smith

Taylor Smith

The Idaho State Journal has a new advertising director who’s called Pocatello home for his entire life.

Taylor Smith, who’s been part of the Journal’s digital sales team for over five years, has been promoted to lead the newspaper’s advertising department.

“I’m looking forward to this new leadership role and helping companies big and small be successful with their advertising efforts,” Smith said. “The Journal provides a wide variety of advertising options, from traditional newspaper ads to online and social media to digital marketing. We have advertising that not only works, but is affordable for any budget.”

Smith is a Pocatello native who graduated from Highland High School and played on the school’s baseball team. He also attended Idaho State University.

Smith resides in Pocatello with his wife and two children.