President, Chief Executive Officer & Chairman
Steve has been at NuvoLase Inc. since September 2011. Steven has more than twenty years of experience in the light-based technology field and aesthetic industry. From 1999 – 2003 Steven served as the Director of Global Marketing at Cutera, Inc. (formerly Altus Medical), a provider of laser and other light-based and aesthetic procedure systems. Prior to joining Cutera, Steven spent over ten years at Coherent Medical, Inc. (a manufacturer of laser, optics and related equipment) in senior executive roles in sales, marketing, and new business development. Steven also held management positions in Fortune 500 Companies including Johnson and Johnson, Ethicon, and 3M Health Care.
Guido co-founded Innoves Group in 1991, which he quickly grew and internationalized into five countries. Guido realized early on the need, as well as demand, for technological innovation out of publicly funded research with billion dollar budgets. He designed the most successful German start-up initiative (KEIM) based on public research, which led to the foundation of more than two hundred companies. He conceptualized the Innovation Strategy for an Austrian region and was in charge of the $250M USD under management which was awarded most innovative region by the President of the European Commission in 2007. He also pioneered PPP programs to match private money invested with money from public programs and grants. Guido methodically synthesized his experiences and his network to create Innoveas.