"I worked with Steve during his first few years as COO at BurgerFi. I was impressed with his strong leadership and courage to drive change at a pivotal time . . Steve challenged and pushed our Coca-Cola team, and he held us accountable. As a result of his leadership, our partnership and collaboration rose to new heights, creating more value for both
BurgerFi and Coca-Cola. Steve is a smart and terrific partner. I truly enjoyed working with him!"
Ted Yost, Strategic Selling Capability Development,
The Coca Cola Company
"Steven is the consummate professional. His partnership and collaboration was second to none. Steven brought an incredible amount of discipline, through process to BurgerFi, which drove brand performance. His ability to leverage technology, and a collaboratively-built brand strategy, lead to success during his tenure."
Harry Price, Director of Sales,
The Coca Cola Company
"I've had the pleasure to know and work with Steven for many years, starting when he headed up Nathan's Famous, when he was the architect for the relaunch of a franchise program for Chock Full o' Nuts, [and at BurgerFi International]. He's a thoughtful and seasoned executive . . . a pro who is creative . . and highly-ethical."
Lee Plave, Co-Founder
Plave, Koch, PLC
"I worked with Steven during his time as COO of BurgerFi. In my experience, Steven was responsible for driving significant growth and value for his organization. His perseverance as a skilled operator, attention to detail, and strategic vision for building and executing the digital roadmap, helped BurgerFi grow its highly-competitive e-commerce platform."
Scott Lamb, Sr. VP, Olo
"During the 4 years that we worked on projects at BurgerFi, Steven demonstrated great passion and a tremendous focus on details. He always displayed these key traits: speed of action, responsiveness, astute knowledge, extraordinary sense of strategy, timing . . . and excellence."
Tim Paul, President
Restaurant Partners Procurement
"I had the pleasure of working for and with Steven at AMF Worldwide. Steven is a dynamic individual who had the unique ability of putting people in the right job. He is fiscally responsible, has a unique grasp of . . . business trends. . . Steven was the kind of boss that you were so happy you got to work with and someday hoped to work with again."
Member Board of Directors,
Apache Junction Chamber of Commerce