Steven R. Mann is a seasoned executive with 30 years of management experience dating back to 1984 where he owned and managed MicroEnergies in California which was responsible for marketing solar through a solar fund that pre-capitalized commercial solar systems for the condominium markets. In 1988, he was the youngest VP of Sales & Marketing (at age 32) at Great Expectations. Was responsible for 60 employees in the 4 corporate owned Centers as well as 40 franchises nationwide, which included responsibilities for communication and sales training programs for the 40 franchised locations.
In 1992 Mr. Mann and his father in law purchased a small cabinet shop in Las Vegas, Nevada and increased sales from $700,000 with 8 employees to the largest independent custom cabinet and closet company in the United States with sales in excess of $15,000,000 dollars with 190 employees. Mr. Mann sold the company, Crowne Closets & Cabinetry, to a Chicago based equity company in 2007.
In 2009, Mr. Mann re-founded MicroEnergies, LLC which developed modular energy projects in the waste to energy sector. In 2012, MicroEnergies merged with Global Clean Energy, Inc. where he successfully developed multiple energy projects under the GCEI company banner. Negotiated contracts for feedstock, off take agreements, site locations, technology etc. for projects ranging from $15 million to $25 million dollars.
Joined Sulzberg Sports Media & Fine Art as CEO in July of 2014 to take the company into the next phase of its direction with athletes, and distribution nationally and internationally.