Purple America is a national initiative of Values-in-Action Foundation to re-focus the American conversation to a civil, productive and respectful dialogue around our American shared values.
Values-in-Action Foundation empowers students and adults to build communities of kindness, caring and respect through programs that teach, promote, and provide skills and tools to enable individuals to make positive values-based decisions every day. To learn more about Project Love, our school-based, character-development initiative of Values-in-Action Foundation, visit www.viafdn.org
Steve is Chair of Grandparents.com, the premiere on-line community and resource for grandparents, and owner of Mobile Life, ATT Mobile’s largest retailer. He earned a reputation as one of the most innovative forces in the entertainment industry, beginning his career at the William Morris Agency, where he established the agency’s music division and handled major artists as the Rolling Stones, Bill Cosby, Simon and Garfunkel, Diana Ross, the Jackson Five, Beach Boys and Dionne Warwick. After leaving the Morris Agency, he formed Contemporary Communications Corporation, one of the world’s leading music management firms representing AC/DC, Michael Bolton and others. He conceived and produced the multimedia production of Beatlemania, and became the de facto producer of the Bangladesh concert. Among his other products are the Teenage Mutant Ninjas, the Moscow Circus and ice-skating championships.
Vice Chair, Purple America, Chairman & CEO, Grandparents.com - New York, New York