Chief Growth Officer
Global businesses and brands seeking a competitive edge rely on Steve to find the best paths forward. With experience building and managing brands for Fortune 500 clients, Steve’s expertise includes brand positioning and strategy, new product launches, reputation, business transformation and innovation. In his role as Chief Growth Officer, Steve holds overall responsibility for the sales, marketing, innovation and service development functions of the agency, in addition to supporting corporate strategy. He has spent over 20 years at G&S, spearheading the development of the agency’s proprietary messaging and brand strategy services, IPower℠ and COMMPASS℠, and helping to lead the creation and build-out of G&S’ digital, social and insights teams. Steve is actively engaged in the communications industry as a member of the International Association of Business Communicators and the Public Relations Society of America and as an elected member of the Operating Committee of Page Society’s Page Up organization. He earned his bachelor’s degree in political science from Truman State University. An avid rugby player, Steve also moves with agility off the field to elevate brands with powerful models and flawless execution.