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Tim Smith

The Tea Smith
Tim was first introduced to tea during a visit to Japan many years ago.  From there he discovered that tea is so much more than just a beverage, and was drawn into the legends, history, flavors, and people that make tea so special and such an important part of people’s lives all across the globe. 
Tim holds an MBA from Creighton University. He has been an active proponent of small business and entrepreneurs, having served as a Delegate to the White House Conference on Small Business and on numerous boards for industry and not-for-profit organizations.  Tim has presented at numerous venues including the Midwest Tea Fest and World Tea Expo. In 2012 he was named the “Top Tea Infusionist.”
Tim Smith is the Chief Leaf at The Tea Smith in Omaha, NE.
The Tea Smith operates retail shops in Omaha, NE, and is a wholesaler and importer of teas and herbal infusions to fine restaurants, coffee shops, tea rooms, spas, and health stores.