February 17, 2014—Mark Smith, Associate at Smith Marion & Co. is one of the 2014 winners of the Murrieta Chamber of Commerce 40 Under 40 Awards. These awards are given every year to honor 40 local business leaders under the age of 40. The winners are selected based on their achievements and the impact of their services in the community. The winners of the 40 Under 40 Awards will be honored at a dinner given for them on Thursday, February 26th at the Awards Banquet at Aces Comedy Club.

Gracie Clark, Manager at Smith Marion & Co. says, “We have always seen Mark as one of our rising stars in the Murrieta office. We are truly pleased to see him receive this acknowledgement from our community.”

Smith graduated with honors in January 2014 from the University of Phoenix, with a Bachelors of Science in Accounting. He has worked for Smith Marion & Co. at the Murrieta office since, February 2011. Smith specializes in payroll processing, accounting services and QuickBooks training and support.