Steve is a true entrepreneur. Over the course of his career, he has built a family of companies that center in the construction industry and commands a strong reputation as industry leaders and innovators.
Steve attended Carleton College in Northfield Minnesota studying Business. He then began his career with one of the regions then largest multi-state, design centers (Design For Living, Inc), which was centered in the Southwest.
Leaving DFL as its Senior Vice President of Sales and Marketing, he founded SC Design Companies which rose to become one of the largest most respected design centers in the US (west focused).
He also founded Cocentrix a software consulting company that offered several enterprise products he built and commercialized, as well as founding Distinctive Homes, a San Diego based infill homebuilder.
Steve subsequently served as a Board Director and interim-President of an emerging manufacturing company, HercuTech, servicing the construction communities (residential and commercial) with a building-envelope products line-up.
After that engagement, he helped an emerging SAAS company, Notevault, with is national sales footprint and initial company-start success. He continues to provide consultive services through his SC Business Partner platform.
As Surface Tech’s President, he is leading the organization with its charge to responsibly infuse new, sustainable technology solutions into the asphalt and concrete industries. More art than science, he is fully committed to meeting the industry’s needs through proven solutions to challenges plaguing both industries. As an innovations-platform company, Surface Tech (US and Canada) is uniquely positioned to be the new-solutions partner-of-choice for years to come.