Steve was drawn to WideOpen because of its sole dedication to the customer – his career-long passion. Where he could take the best of customer-centric strategy and focus exclusively on applying that to client objectives and customer challenges.
In the role of senior customer strategist, he has consulted for many leading companies such as BMW, SAP, Optum, Cognizant, IBM, Dell, Vanguard Mutual Funds, Edward Jones, Diageo, NetJets and Mozilla.
Prior to WideOpen Steve ran the Marketing Services division of an integrated agency that included Digital, Social, Content, Data & Analytics, and CRM practices. He was also Chief Digital Officer and Chief Relationship Marketing Officer of a digital agency, and Managing Director at an eBusiness Services company that launched MLB.com, Chase Online Banking and Hotwire.com.
While Steve participates in many industry events and conferences and judging panels, he is also regular guest judge at New York University (NYU), for the final class project of a graduate level marketing class and most recently as a guest speaker at the Wharton Graduate School’s Master Class Insights & Trends for the Future of Marketing.