Steve manages the account teams in BECK Media’s Santa Monica headquarters as managing director and operations chief, with oversight of the agency’s New York and Atlanta outposts.
At BECK Media, Steve has led teams and projects for the Academy of Motion Pictures Arts & Sciences, AEG Global Partnerships, Amazon Studios, Animal Planet, Endemol Shine North America, the NAB Show (the world’s largest entertainment media technology conference), National Geographic, Netflix, NBC, Sony Pictures Television, Warner Bros. Television and many others. His teams are equally adept at promoting consumer awareness, garnering business-focused coverage, or heightening profiles within the entertainment industry itself.
Prior to joining BECK Media in 2004, Steve oversaw marketing and public relations at The L.A. Office, a promotions firm dedicated to bringing brands and entertainment properties together. He began his career at Rogers & Cowan, where he represented a variety of high-profile actors, writers and producers. He left R&C to work at online pioneer Yahoo! where he handled PR on behalf of the company’s entertainment properties. Over the course of his career, he’s worked with all kinds of content—on broadcast television, cable, streaming platforms, in prime time, and in first run syndication.
Steve is an active member of the Television Academy, where he currently serves as a Governor of the Public Relations Peer Group. He studied at the University of Kent, in Canterbury, England, and graduated Phi Beta Kappa from the University of Massachusetts with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Communication.