Born in Melbourne Australia to Italian migrant parents, entrepreneurship and a relentless work ethic formed Steve’s early knowledge of business operations and customer first mentally through participation in the family run business. His passion for the automotive and manufacturing industries led him to complete a BA in Mechanical Engineering which he followed that up a few years later with an MBA specializing in Marketing and Business Strategy. Steve’s knowledge and experience has seen him work successfully at all levels of an organization holding executive level positions at two of the world’s largest brands in John Deere and Mercedes Benz.
Driven by a growth and entrepreneurial mindset, Steve transitioned from the corporate world to pursue a start-up in the tech space, raising venture capital, he developed an online platform servicing the heavy commercial industries. In 2014 Steve established his family here in San Diego applying his skills to the local Manufacturing, Agriculture and Media verticals.
Joining The Deal Firm and partnering with an experienced high performance team Steve’s able to impart his skills and years of knowledge to assist local business owners with a solution focused approach to their business challenges.