Scott Smith is the creator, founder, and CEO of COBRA Firing Systems. At a young age Scott developed an interest in pyrotechnics, which led him to attend the Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute in Troy, New York. Here Scott received a dual degree in computer systems engineering and computer science. Upon graduation, Scott co-founded CORESense, an all in one eCommerce and retail management software. He occupied various roles, including sales, product development and support. In June 2010, Scott left CORESense to focus on COBRA full-time.
COBRA Firing Systems
In August 2009, Scott founded COBRA Firing Systems with a goal of providing high quality products for pyrotechnic needs at an affordable price backed by world class customer service. COBRA is dedicated to making safe, reliable, and easy to use products, which are being used for 12,000+ customers in over 100 countries.
In April 2019, COBRA hosted the first COBRA-CON, an event that focused on everything related to pyrotechnics. This included 40+ seminars, panels, and hands-on learning experiences. The event ran from April 22nd-April 24th at the Saratoga Springs City Center.