Steve has been in the industry for over 25 years. Initially designing hardware and programming in the medical electronics industry, then a stint at Cellnet designing and rolling out their wide area tcp/ip network, in the early '90s.

Steve then joined a small start-up called Demon Internet in 1994 and helped it grow to the largest consumer ISP. Demon was consumed by Scottish Telecom and floated as THUS Plc.

After leaving THUS, Steve got back into the start-up world, CoFounded City Meets Tech (helping start-ups get funding) and being a general troublemaker.