Dan Smith began his career in sound as a teenager recording his rock band and other local bands in his hometown of Tallahassee, FL. Then as a film student at Brigham Young University he won a Utah Film Award for his sound mix of the short “Mr. Bellpond.” His professional background includes working as a foreign language dubbing mixer, a supervising sound editor, re-recording mixer, production sound mixer, and broadcast A1 and A2.  Immediately after his graduation from film school, Dan moved to LA to pursue his career in sound. Before coming to AnEFX he supervised and mixed multiple indie features and shorts. He also worked as a re-recording mixer at NBC Entertainment Marketing.