Steve began his career in public finance working at Dougherty and Co. in their bond underwriting department. In 1996, he and two partners purchased Airport Taxi, Inc. and Steve left Dougherty in 1998 to manage the operations full time. Airport Taxi is now Transportation Plus, one of the largest providers of taxi, paratransit, medical, school and other contracted transportation in the Midwest with a fleet of over 600 vehicles. Steve was also involved as an investor and CFO of Penchant Software, a small logistics software company, from 2000-2009 at which point the company was sold to one of the largest third- party logistics carriers in the US. In addition, he is on the board of iHail Holdings Limited, the parent company to iHail Pty Ltd, a smartphone app technology connecting taxi users and operators worldwide.