As CFO, Steve taps his 25 plus years of international financial, accounting, and operational management expertise with public, private, and closely held companies. He possesses vast experience in the management of private equity investments, merger and acquisition activities, and placement of debt and equity in capital markets. In addition, Steve has special expertise in the management of highly leveraged, turnaround, and financially distress companies.
Steve earned his Bachelor of Science in Business Administration (BSBA) with major emphasis in Accounting from The Ohio State University and his Master’s in Business Administration (MBA) from the University of Nebraska with an emphasis in Finance and Economics. Mr. Crea has earned Certified Public Accountant (CPA), Certified Management Accountant (CMA), and Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) certifications.