President, Patriot Media Group
Steve is an accomplished senior advertising and marketing executive with over 35 years of experience in management, new business development, and mergers & acquisitions. Before assuming his current role, Steve oversaw sales efforts for TV10s. He has worked extensively with all major television studios and program distributors on behalf of Fortune 500 advertisers and challenger brands.
In 1984, Steve created Promotional Broadcast Services (PBS) for Western International Media, now USIM. PBS became the leader in 10-second promotional spots and closed caption sponsorship sales. Steve later served as Vice President/Chief Operating Officer for Initiative Media’s PIC-TV. When a group of employees acquired PIC-TV, the company became PIC Media Group and Steve was named President/Chief Executive Officer.
Steve holds a Master of Science degree in Communications from Illinois State University. He views his daughter Jenna and son Sam as his greatest accomplishments.