Steve Durkee, Vice President of Sales, General Manager of Chief Products, Chief Manufacturing | Sanus Systems
Education: BS in Mechanical Engineering, Michigan Technological University. MBA, Carlson School, University of Minnesota
Career History: Steve started as a design engineer at Graco, an industrial fluid handling equipment manufacturer. During his tenure there he moved from engineering into product management, marketing, sales, and management. Almost four years ago, he was introduced to Chief through a former colleague at Graco. The company’s focus on new product development, dealer partners, and customer service, he said, was very attractive.