As the visionary and CEO behind Dataworks Consulting, Caroline Smith has a combined background in both business and technology and has been the owner of Dataworks since its inception in 2002. By fostering a team that reveres diversity and inclusion, she’s created a customer-first environment where all ideas are welcome, shaping Dataworks to adeptly evolve with the needs of Seattle small and mid-sized businesses.
Caroline holds a Bachelor of Business Administration in Computer Science. In addition to being a roll-up-the-sleeves, hands-on CEO at Dataworks, Caroline is a community leader and speaker, hosting events on business and technology topics that are critical to protecting and fostering growth in small and mid-sized businesses.
Caroline has demonstrated an unwavering commitment to her family, her business and the community at large. In addition to her responsibilities as CEO, she is also a single mother of two daughters that she is instilling with core values such as hard work and community service and an international viewpoint. Her daughters both currently attend a Spanish immersion program and are learning the benefits of dual language capabilities. Caroline works tirelessly with multiple organizations such as Kiwanis Club as a board member, Girl Scouts of America as a troop leader and multiple other volunteer activities such as organizing volunteer events and donating time to homeless and women's shelters.