A native of Great Britain, Steve came to the US and joined Leone Advertising in 1995. Steve keeps our network of computers running smoothly, solves all our technical problems, and ensures that we are running the latest and best software. Steve also designs and places many of the ads our company produces, as well as working on website design and maintenance, and online advertising.
A voracious information consumer, he keeps us current on the tremendous volume of online and yellow pages industry information, including syndicated usage research, test design and management, as well as graphics, pricing, schedule and other vendor-specific specs.
Steve was born in Cambridge, England, and grew up in Glasgow, Scotland; Pisa, Italy; London, England; and Palo Alto, California. He is a graduate of York, Leeds, and London Universities, where he studied Philosophy and Education.
Before he joined Leone Advertising, Steve had a 20-year career in teaching, most recently as owner and director of Speak International, an English language school for Spanish students, with residential programs in both England and Spain.
Steve lives in Menlo Park with his wife, Laurel. Their four kids have moved on, to Santa Barbara, London, San Francisco and Los Angeles. He’s an avid user of everything Apple (and president of the Stanford Mac User Group), and spends much of his free time working and researching online. He still manages to play guitar and do a little photography and gardening.650-854-5895 x200