Sir Paul Smith (born in Beeston, Nottingham on July 5, 1946) is an English fashion designer. Smith only took up fashion design after having been injured in a cycling accident. He set up his first shop in Nottingham in 1970.
Paul Smith (born September 4, 1953) is an American comic book artist.
Paul Smith is probably best known as the founder and manager of Blast First, the British alternative record label that released artists such as Sonic Youth, the Butthole Surfers, Big Black and Dinosaur Jr. in the UK. He continued to manage the artists and work in the music industry when Blast First was bought by Mute Records. He is also known in subcultural circles as the man behind King Mob/Disobey, and the occasional Club Disobey underground art events in London.