As a Partner at Hobbs & Towne, Inc. for over 10 years, Stephen is a key member of the New York operations, and is accomplished at working with a diverse client base, ranging from start-ups to multi-billion-dollar companies. He specializes in C-level executive searches, in a wide range of technology sectors including urban mobility, food & nutrition, smart-grid, smart-cities, and IoT.
Prior to joining Hobbs & Towne, Steve spent 18 years with Dai Nippon Printing (a US$18B company), where he was a Vice President, leading a division generating well over $50 million in revenues annually. Fluent in Japanese, he spent four years in Tokyo, honing his global experience and leading cross-functional product development teams, including manufacturing, design, R&D, and international sales.
Steve earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Economics from The Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania. He and his wife Helen, have two children, Aaron and Audrey. Steve enjoys coaching youth basketball & baseball.