Steve has successfully merged his interests in Art and Design with Business and Technology for over 25 years. A visual artist with a Business and Finance background who has gone from Wall Street to an innovative art gallery owner in Los Angeles, moved from a licensed securities trader to a senior level user interface designer at the largest retail bond trading platform in the US, and then went on to co-found a highly respected 20th century design gallery in the San Francisco area.


Most recently Steve has founded Dow Hartzog Design, an interior design firm based in San Diego CA.


An accomplished leader and entrepreneur with experience in technology and design, combining aesthetics and technical knowledge to create powerful, cutting-edge business solutions.


"I like variation, and seem to find it on both sides of the brain. Creativity should be a part of business solutions, from real-world problems to conceptual problems."