Steve has over 30 years of experience in financial and general management, business ownership, and real estate development and management. He has provided extensive professional services to various service, manufacturing, retail, and distribution companies, primarily privately owned. Experience with interim management and advisory services for companies dealing with a range of issues from personnel (both too many and incorrect fit), tax liabilities and resultant operating problems, startup of new service business model including implementation and process, redesign of process to enhance operating profit and make personnel change for business unit, and creating process and tools to implement financial and operational turnaround.

Steve has extensive experience in creating and implementing business plans and processes to enhance existing operating businesses for new owners, as well as for companies in various operating stages. This includes evaluation of business segments to determine viability and profitability and subsequent closing of not profitable business segments or negotiating the sale of the business segment or assets. He has negotiated repayment plans and work outs of vendor and other creditor debts in various stages up to and including civil judgments.

Steve has served in the roles of Chief Executive Officer, Chief Operating Officer, Chief Financial Officer and Controller.

Cell:            704-560-2367

BBA-Finance Ohio University, Athens Ohio
BS-Accounting, University of North Carolina at Charlotte, Charlotte, North Carolina

Certified Turnaround Associate

Member, Carolinas’ Chapter of Turnaround Management Association