Steven is a Design & Marketing Professional with 20 years experience leading retail, wholesale, eCommerce and design consulting businesses. Design of contemporary home accessories and furnishings have been the focus of Steven’s career.
Deep understanding of design, engineering, marketing, manufacturing, logistics and sales makes Steven uniquely qualified to evolve raw product ideas all the way to consumers’ hands. Steven has demonstrated this process in partnering with entrepreneurs, businesses and retailers including Crate & Barrel, Nordstrom, Neiman Marcus, MoMA, Restoration Hardware, Williams Sonoma and many more…
Steven leads SC Design, LLC. SCD is a full-service creative resource for retailers, brands, individuals and manufacturers seeking an experienced and creative partner. Experts in product development, graphic design, marketing, photography and manufacturing; a partnership with SCD is a connection to a vast global network of trusted resources. Learn more about SC Design and their services.
Owner + Design Director, Swing Limited (2009-2019)
Swing provides design, production and distribution services for style-driven brands including: Crate & Barrel, Nordstrom, Neiman Marcus, MoMA, Restoration Hardware, Williams Sonoma, Kate Spade, Swarovski, Barnes & Noble, Bed Bath & Beyond, Target, etc...
Primary responsibilities: product design, project management, marketing strategy, key-account sales, and establishing/maintaining global production relationships
Additional responsibilities: web site design/management, catalog design, photography, packaging design and exhibition management.
Frequent overseas travel to strengthen partnerships, manage QC, sourcing and attending exhibitions
Co-Founder + Design Director, Cambridge Holdings Corporation, dba Swing Design (2016-2019)
Cambridge Holdings (DBA Swig Design) is a collection of online marketplaces and vibrant social community for modern Makers and Crafters. Cambridge Holdings is the largest online seller of modern DIY resources including the following brands: Silhouette, Cricut, Orofol, Siser as well as Graphtec and Brother.
Partner + Designer, Carroll Design Studio (2004-2009)
Carroll Design Studio develops modern, welcoming and highly functional interior spaces. CDS focuses on Residential and Restaurant environments. Nichole Carroll currently leads all design and operations.
Primary responsibilities: business development, furniture design, photography, web design, and graphic design.
Clients include: Savin Bar & Kitchen, Sherbourne Inn, Sage Inn, Artistry Kitchen, Tavolo Ristorante, Ashmont Grill, French + Italian Boutique, Revitalive Cafe, Vincent's Night Club, Milk Street Cafe, and many more residential/commercial clients.
Product Designer, Swing Ltd (1998-2009)
Primary responsibilities: product design, project management, marketing strategy and establishing/maintaining global production relationships
Additional responsibilities: tradeshows, web site design, catalog design, photography, and packaging design
Wentworth Institute of Technology
BS, Industrial Product Design (1998)