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My name is David Porter. I started at SMT in 1985 as a trader. In 2016, I was named the President. I am originally from Waynesboro, MS. It has always been home to me. After graduating from the University of South Alabama, I began my career as a trader. 

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What year did you start at SMT? 1985


What is your favorite thing about the company? The people are my favorite.


What are some fun facts about yourself? I am an avid off-shore blue water fisherman. I own a tree-farm and are actively involved with Wildlife conservation.


What is your favorite food? Mexican! All things shrimp


If you were to move anywhere in the world where would it be? Costa Rica with no shoes, a pair of shorts, and a boat.


What is your favorite book? Anything by Tom Clancy


I'm always looking for new and exciting opportunities. Let's connect.


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