Steve is an entrepreneur who specializes in sales and marketing, business development, and management. He started his first company, Rocky Mountain Low Vision LLC (RMLV), a magnification device provider, at age 21, the same month he started college. Steve led RMLV as its CEO, growing it until a successful exit eight years later.
Steve later founded a sports marketing company, Advanced Sports Marketing LLC, working as a certified NFLPA agent for professional athletes. He helped obtain contracts for his clients with teams in the NFL, NFL Europe, the Canadian Football League and the Arena Football League. Later he worked for New York based EMS Financial Services as the Assistant VP of Sales, before becoming their Director of Operations.
Recently, he ended a second stint as a certified NFLPA agent with Gerritsen Sports and Entertainment. He is a partner in startup Empee Solutions which launched the Lifter Hamper, which was featured on ABC TV’s hit show “Shark Tank” and satellite and cable shopping channel QVC. Additionally, he helped the company gain product distribution in the US, Canada and Japan before the company licensed the Lifter Hamper to an industry leader in the household products market.
Currently, Steve is a Co-Founder at Marketing 160, a digital marketing company. Steve has a B.S. in Business Administration from the University of Utah.
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