Steve has over thirty years of marketing, general management and consulting experience within large corporations and privately held firms. His experience has been in the consumer packaged goods and services industry, electronic information services, and distribution services. Steve is active in consulting at the Executive Management level, with Brody Associates. He currently operates Advisory Boards for CEOs of privately held firms. This is for Vistage Intl an International Organization of CEOs. In addition, he has consulted with clients in the areas of Strategic Business Plans, Marketing Plans, Market Research, Business Plans for equity investors and executive coaching. In the past, Steve has served as President of several privately held firms, owned by venture capital investors. These firms have included both turn-around and high growth opportunities. In addition, he has served in various brand management and general management positions, including Senior V.P. Marketing for a Division of The Coca-Cola Company.
Recently, Steve created a new entity, Naviond US LLC. Naviond means Navigating life after business and beyond. This is a Peer Advisory Group for those who have sold their firms or exited from corporations.
Steve has an MBA from the University of North Carolina and a BS degree from the University of Maryland. He is married, has two children, and is active in several community organizations.