Steve’s background in hotels and hospitality spans nearly 30 years. In 1989, he founded Hospitality Information Services, Inc (HIS), the industry’s first-ever “reader board service” in San Francisco.
In 2010, HIS was acquired by Newmarket International, a globally-recognized leader in sales and catering automation software. Here, he served as Vice President of the HIS Division and oversaw all operational aspects of its growth and expansion. In 2013, Newmarket was acquired by Amadeus, a global provider of airline and travel IT. Steve served Amadeus IT as Vice President of Meeting Intelligence.
In July, 2016, Amadeus Hospitality divested its meeting intelligence division and sold the business unit to Knowland, where Steve serves as Executive Advisor.
Q: If you had 10 words to describe Knowland, what would they be?
A: Talented and passionate professionals focused on delivering nextgen group data.