Steve L. Weissenborn
Chief Information Officer
Steve has 30 years of cross-industry strategic advisory, IT leadership, financials and enterprise enablement, technology development, web and media services, and business re-engineering experience, including fourteen years with global consulting firm Accenture. He has served as a technology and enterprise operations executive for major companies and ventures, including three years as a Fortune 300 CIO, and has run enterprise, ASP, SAAS/Cloud and Internet solutions delivery for companies that include AutoNation, ProSource (AmeriServe), Enthusian/Spherion, Ryder, and Yellow Flag Productions/State Champs Network.
Steve assists clients and venture companies in business and technology strategy, multimedia operations, web and enterprise architecture, enterprise and financial systems, and multi-channel marketing. He also manages Mackinac Partners’ technology architecture, operations and partner integration, including Web services, Media and web hosting, CRM, Sharepoint, Microsoft server operations, server hosting, cloud hosting, Exchange/mail services, and venture/partnership strategy and technology development projects.
Steve has extensive experience in enterprise web design and delivery, financial and back-office operations/systems, business re-engineering, ERP and supply chain solutions, retail operations, technology strategy/management, and content management systems. He has led significant business and information technology transformation programs for Fortune 500 companies as well as start-ups, directing multi-faceted business and technology teams in the delivery of enterprise solutions, ASP/cloud solutions, shared and consolidated services, and web services and solutions.
Steve helped spearhead the initial enterprise systems development and architecture for AutoNation as a start-up, consulting with top executives across four years of development and growth through acquisition, including National Car Rental, Value Car Rental and 100’s of car dealerships.
Steve has led internet and multimedia solutions design and development for a number of companies and ventures, including an e-recruiting/professional sourcing Cloud/ASP solution for a global staffing firm, managing 30+ major application and version releases over two years for key customers that included AOL, Intuit, State Street, and Deutsche Bank. He has provided strategic advisory and web and multi-media design and development for companies such as Yellow Flag Productions and the State Champs Network, a 5 time Emmy award winning Michigan-based sports TV production company for which Steve is a minority partner (www.statechampsnetwork.com).
Steve has also led enterprise development and integration for several large logistics and transportation firms, including Ryder, AutoNation, Prosource/AmeriServe and National Car Rental. He has also assisted companies across the food service, transportation, and energy industries to design and develop financial, credit management and vendor management solutions which have delivered improved liquidity, control and operating capital. He led development of a large asset and performance management solution for a Fortune 500 global logistics company which has delivered improved vehicle utilization, profit, and asset disposition profitability for over 15 years.
Steve designed and is fiduciary and administrative Manager of the company’s 401k program.
Steve earned a B.A. in Communications/English from the University of Florida and received an MBA with Honors from the Dwayne Andreas School of Business at Barry University, Miami.View Other Professionals