Westrum & Brown was founded by Jacob Smith. Mr. Smith has been in marketing and project management since 1998. In 2003 Mr. Smith opened JAKOBIE, as his marketing firm. By 2007, it became a leading provider for the small to medium-sized law firms in the nation. Mr. Smith split his business portfolio, where Jakobie's soul focus was serving the legal industry for its marketing needs. He created the parent company of Westrum & Brown for general industry marketing services. Mr. Smith named the firm after his maternal grandparents Eldon Westrum & Ethel Brown from Stratford, Iowa. It was to honor his grandparents for the values and ethics he was brought up with. Westrum & Brown continues to provide his clients with the newest technologies at affordable prices.