Steve Brown

Executive Vice President


Steve was the Managing Partner of Lenovo’s Global Software Business Unit and also led the SAP global alliance. For 25+ years, he was part of establishing Silicon Valley businesses including The Red Herring and CyberCash. He started three companies and invested in early stage companies. Steve has grown more than 100 businesses and agencies using operational technologies and processes to achieve sustainable business growth. Steve has led Sales, Operations, and Bus-dev functions.


2021 – Present
Executive Vice President – LYT

2019 – Present

President & COO – Portola Valley Partners

2016 – 2020
Managing Director, Sales & Operations, SAP Global Business Unit – Lenovo

2011 – 2016
Sales Manager & DevOps Practice Co-Lead – Technology Integration Group

2002 – 2010
Founder / Vice President, Sales & Business Development – Rev2 Technologies