About The Speaker
Steve joined AvidXchange as Chief Operating Officer in 2017. Avid is a services-driven B2B network that helps middle-market companies manage their payment and procurement functions more effectively. He leads functional groups including software engineering and technology, product management, supplier services, relationship management, business intelligence, and operations. This group is united in service to their ambition of Avid becoming the most trusted partner of buyers and suppliers in their ecosystem.
Prior to joining Avid, Steve spent six years at eBay Inc. where he led the Global Customer Experience teams serving buyers and sellers around the world. Previously, he held numerous leadership roles at Wells Fargo/Wachovia, including President of the Card and Payment Solutions Group, and General Manager of Wachovia Direct Access, the telephone and internet banking channel. He also led Global Product Management for First Data Corp., and Member Relations for Visa Inc.
Steve received his undergraduate degree from James Madison University and his MBA from George Mason University. He is a passionate (although infrequent) fly fisherman and a student/practitioner of global diversity.