Born and raised in New York City, Stephen is a serial entrepreneur who works hard to make a difference.
Stephen is the Founder & CEO of Journey Meditation. Journey is on a mission to help all people live happier, healthier, less stressed lives. Journey is building the world’s largest meditation community, both online and off, and currently operates in 15 cities around the world. They work with organizations ranging from Facebook, Disney, and Nike, to charter schools, hospitals, and non-profits to help manage workplace stress, increase productivity and reduce employee burnout. Journey recently launched Journey LIVE, the world’s first live group meditation app.
Prior to starting Journey, Stephen was the Co-Founder & CEO of Altrum Honors, a company dedicated to helping organizations celebrate and inspire their employees. Through organic growth and multiple acquisitions, Stephen built the company into the industry leader with a 35% global market share and over $20 million in annual revenue. Stephen successfully sold Altrum in September 2014.
In his free time, Stephen enjoys exercise, sports, cooking, reading, and traveling, and works closely with several non-profits including College Summit and AJC. Stephen graduated from the Stern School of Business at New York University with a degree in Finance and International Business.