What is your innovation/idea?
Steve is pitching his company Metric Insights, which delivers the news in your data. For any business, we are forced to look in countless places to understand what is going on. We find ourselves opening attachments, searching through dashboards, and calling people everyday. Metric Insights' patented, Big Data solution sifts through all your data and tells you neatly any newsworthy events. Rather than hunting around, you focus on what counts. Metric Insights is a key tool for the 865M information workers anticipated by 2016.
Tell us about yourself
Steve has been founder or executive in numerous start ups. Two were sold, one went public, and the others were great learning experiences.
Why are you participating in this competition?
Steve's niece Celeste was diagnosed with Leukemia at age 5, and is now in remission. Steve learned an appreciation for Luekemia research witnessing his niece undergo numerous experimental treatments. Steve is participating in the Mr/Ms Silicon Valley contest because it combines his passion with technology and desire to help other families battling cancer.