Steven is currently EVP, Studios at Demand Media where he oversees all original content production, distribution & syndication of Demand’s video, text, and animation library. Steven joined Demand Media as part of the founding team as EVP Business Development & Content where he helped establish Demand as a market-leader in made-for-internet content.
Steven joined Demand Media from Yahoo where he spent five years, most recently as VP of Business Development & Strategy for the Yahoo Media Group. Hired in 2001 as one of the first executives in Yahoo’s newly-created Los Angeles office, Steven was responsible for managing content and advertising relationships with major television networks and movie studios. Previously, Steven served in various executive roles at eTour.com, a fast-growing start-up in Atlanta. Prior to eTour, Steven worked as a film distribution and marketing executive for 20th Century Fox in Los Angeles, Hong Kong and Jakarta. Steven started his career with a boutique market-research and consulting company, Macro International, as a Project Manager in Warsaw and Moscow.
Steven graduated from the University of Maine with a degree in Business Administration. Steven also attended the Free University in Berlin, Germany and the Ecole Superieuere Des Affaires, in Grenoble, France.