Steve Kao has over 18 years of experience in IT project management. He has successfully led and delivered complex, multi-year, multi-million-dollar projects. Though Steve’s career has always focused on information technology, he has applied his skills in various industries in Southern California, including financial services, entertainment, and consumer products. He is currently serving as the Vice President of Information Technology at Solaris Paper.
Steve holds an MBA from the University of Southern California and a BS in Computer Science from the University of Hawaii at Mānoa. He is a certified Project Management Professional from the Project Management Institute, as well as a Certified Scrum Master and Certified Product Owner from the Scrum Alliance. His interests include the application of new technologies such as blockchain and cryptocurrencies, and neural network learning algorithms in real-world scenarios.