Steven started his career in 1997 as the CEO of Ultimode, a boutique artificial intelligence advisory consultancy. From 2000-2001, he was the VP of Engineering at Infrasearch where they developed the Infrasearch Search Product. He also led the team through an acquisition by Sun Microsystems. From 2001 to 2005, he was a Director at Sun Microsystems. From 2008 to 2012, Steven served as the Chief Technology Officer at RPX Corporation. In 2013, he was the Managing Director of Intellectual Property Finance Group at Fortress Investment Group.