CEO & Founder
Steve is the CEO and founder of Cresting Wave. He is a trusted advisor to 100’s of entrepreneurs, CTO, CIO, CISO and Venture Capitalists globally. Has personally worked with over 220 innovations pre revenue and has sold over a thousand purchase orders for those technology innovations. Of those 220 innovations he has worked with, more than 40% of them have been acquired or gone onto the public markets.
His verticals include Financial Services (hedge funds and private equity), Media and Entertainment, Pharmaceutical and Retail.
Steve runs all sales, business acquisitions and seed investments.
Prior to Cresting Wave Steve was VP of Sales for ADP in NYC.
COO & Channel Sales
Tom has over 20 years of business development experience working with Fortune 1000 companies as well as with closely held, owner managed corporations, partnerships and joint ventures. Tom has focused his experience on the needs of start-up entrepreneurial ventures and the planning for the executives who run those ventures. He gained his business footing during his 10 years at Ernst & Young working in the Entrepreneurial Services Division. His previous clients included numerous private companies some of which have been acquired by larger corporations or now operate as public companies. Tom holds an MBA in finance from Seton Hall University, and has a Bachelor of Science degree in Accounting from Southern Illinois University. He is a member of the AICPA and is a licensed CPA in New York and New Jersey.
Since 2010, Tom has been in charge of Cresting Wave’s daily operations, financial responsibilities and channel sales.