Global Leadership Development Facilitator | Author | Coach
Steven brings expertise in leadership, business development, and marketing. An author with 40 years of international senior sales and marketing experience, his corporate career covered a wide variety of fields and experiences, including Regional Marketing Director for Texas Instruments Asia-Pacific, Regional Ad Sales Director for TIME Magazine, Global Account Director at BBDO Advertising handling an international airline account, and VP Marketing for Citibank's Consumer Banking Group.
Since 1993 he has delivered leadership development programs in the U.S., Asia, Australia, Africa, Canada, and Europe to numerous organizations, including Citicorp, Covidien, DBS Bank, Deutsche Bank, DuPont Lycra, Esso Productions, ExxonMobil, Gilead, Hewlett Packard, Micron Technology, Merck, Motorola Solutions, SapientNitro, Standard Chartered Bank, and many others.
Steven has a Degree in Communications and is a qualified virtual instructor/trainer. He is a certified Coach for Obesity Prevention and Education, Villanova University. He has also been a member of the training faculty at MasterCard University Asia/Pacific, the Citibank Asia-Pacific Banking Institute, and Forum Corporation.
Today he specializes in creating and delivering Leadership Development curriculum for frontline leaders, mid-level leaders and high-potential leaders with a focus on Better Decision Making, Handling Conflict and Drama, Leadership Mindset, Leading People, Leading for Results, Employee Engagement, and Cross-Cultural Leadership.
He approaches all client assignments with a truly international and multicultural perspective, having lived in the USA for over 30 years, in Singapore for 21 years and Australia for 12 years. He currently resides in Southern California.
Steven is the award-winning author of 20 marketing and management books, including Great Leadership Words of Wisdom, 8 Keys To Becoming A Great Leader: With Leadership Lessons and Tips from Gibbs, Yoda and Capt’n Jack Sparrow, and Better Decisions Better Thinking Better Outcomes.
He is also the co-author of nine professional and personal development books in the Project You series.
Steven is a multitalented leadership expert/author who has also developed and facilitated Mindful Leadership training globally. Mindful Life Training welcomes him bringing a heft of Leadership, coaching and corporate experience to our team. His online courses are engaging, unique and reflective of the awards he has received for his books.