Steve Owens

Sr. Vice President - Product


About Steve

Steve has been a senior technology executive specializing in guiding high-growth, venture-backed companies from seed to late stage. He has twenty years of experience in Internet, SaaS software and enterprise cloud services with a primary focus on business development and products. Prior to joining Author-it, Steve was the COO for Memeo, an Inc 500 online file sharing company based in Silicon Valley. With Memeo, Steve built the company's distribution which drove $40MM cumulative revenue (negotiated deals with Sony, Samsung, Seagate, WD, Netgear, etc.), refocused Memeo’s product strategy which led to its eventual sale, and oversaw the operation of the 50 person company. In addition to Memeo, Steve has held various leadership positions in enterprise SaaS startups focused on communications/collaboration, digital content management, and Internet security.

Prior to his decade of startup experience, Steve spent 10 years at AOL holding a number of business development, product and commerce positions. He has an MBA from the University of Michigan and a BS in engineering from Lehigh University.