Steven is an accomplished entrepreneur with more than 20 years experience growing established businesses, launching new companies and transforming struggling ventures into viable operations. He co-founded two successful start-ups: Click-and-Done, a pioneer in e-business infrastructure and consumer client software for electronic billing and Relavis Corporation, a leading publisher of relational database tools used to accelerate application design, development and implementation.
Steven has earned a reputation as a seasoned leader and chief executive who builds winning teams, drives accelerated growth, builds strong customer relationships and creates shareholder value.
As a senior executive with Clear Communications Corporation, a supplier of multi-vendor optical broadband and digital transport operational support systems, he led the effort to build a $25 million business with global reach. He had similar success as vice president for Mobius Management Systems, Inc (NASDAQ: MOBI)., a provider of web-based software for managing and presenting enterprise content used in CRM, ERP, e-commerce and customer service applications, growing revenues 275% over four years, leading to the company's successful IPO.
Steven was part of the management team at Computer Associates (NASDAQ: CA) that drove revenues from $30 million to more than $1.2 billion over a five year period. His career began in marketing with Procter & Gamble where he had multi-state responsibility for the Food Service and Lodging Products lines of business.
Steven has served in leadership roles with professional and community organizations including: International Engineering Consortium, Chicago Software Association, National Association of Purchasing Managers, Prairie Angels Network, Sales & Marketing Executives, Data Processing Managers Association and the Jewish United Fund's High Tech and Young Leadership divisions.
Steven is a frequent guest lecturer and moderator at numerous industry forums and conferences. He received his Bachelors of Science degree from Miami University's School of Business Administration with a major in Marketing and concentration in Computer Science.