Alan Smithson

Alan Smithson invented Emulator, the world's first touch screen DJ system. Alan is the CEO of Shok Kreative, VP Marketing at his 11 year old daughter shoe company, Love Sandal and is working on an app-based education platform to teach kids 11-18 how to think and act like entrepreneurs who are economically, socially and environmentally responsible.

Alan's life purpose is to "inspire and educate the next generation of leaders"

Media appearances:

CBC Dragons' Den

Discovery Channel

CTV News

Print appearances:


Toronto Star

DJ Mag

DJ Times


"2011 Innovative Product of the Year", DJ Mag


User interfaces and systems and methods for user interfaces, Patent# US20120311442A1

Notable Angel/ Venture Investments:

Made By Abi Inc.

SmithsonMartin Inc.


Shok Kreative, CEO

Made By Abi Inc., VP Marketing

UAA, Founder - Stealth Startup