The Founder and Managing Partner of Distinct Image Marketing, Stephen Youts is an entrepreneur with expertise in digital marketing, executive-level sales, business development, private investment, digital design, software development, and project management. It's typical for Stephen to take a direct role in one or more of these activities over the course of an engagement, and he serves as the point of contact for each of the firm's accounts and the manager for each of the firm's projects.
Stephen is engaged with a number of additional ventures outside of Distinct Image Marketing, owing to his role with Avondale Capital Partners and other entities. After investing in cryptocurrency and blockchain technology in the early 2010s, Stephen succeeded with a seven figure capital raise for a blockchain startup co-founded with two friends. He is now actively involved with investment and business development in the legal cannabis industry.
Prior to taking the plunge into the world of entrepreneurship, Stephen studied computer science and philosophy at the University of California, Los Angeles.