Steve focuses on investments in the financial services, application software, and rich digital content. Steve has extensive entrepreneurial and operating experience in the financial services and technology industries. Most recently, Steve served as CEO of Magnet Communications (acquired by Digital Insight, NASDAQ: DGIN), a Coral backed company from 1998 to 2004, following three consecutive years among Inc. Magazine’s fastest growing companies. Prior to joining Magnet, Steve held executive management positions at ING Group and American Express Financial Corporation, where under his direction the annual sales in his business unit grew from $50 million to more than $1 billion over a four year period. Steve is an alumnus and football letterman of the University of Illinois at Urbana- Champaign.