Prateek started Styler Mask (originally Styler, Inc.) with a vision to create products that would meet demand overseas through his various associations with U.S. contacts. He has since been able to successfully build a profitable and on-going business. Prateek is a driven entrepreneur with 16 Years of experience under his belt. He has had various roles with multinational companies during which he gathered knowledge and invaluable experience in the business. He put this experience and expertise to use by starting a technology firm in 2012 with just 2 employees. He was able to ramp it up to a team of 40 people strong which generated over one million dollars in revenue monthly.
Prateek is well-liked and respected by his peers and has a reputation of trust and honesty. His ability to bring people and concepts together, combined with his motivational style, has made Prateek, and those who work with him, a consistent success.
Prateek enjoys photography, music, and traveling throughout the country on his motorcycle. Most of all though, he enjoys building companies and helping them to succeed.
Steve has over 30 years of experience as a CFO and a consultant. He has worked with numerous start-up companies ranging from small boutique type firms to a $100 million sale of a financial software company. He was also founder and CFO for his own tech firm for 5 years which he successfully sold in 2017. He is highly skilled in all facets of financial management and accounting. In 2009 he was instrumental in taking a software company public at a premium price.
Steve is a hands-on leader and enjoys solving problems and growing a business. He works well with stakeholders at all levels of an organization and fosters loyalty and top performance from those he works with. He is respected for his superb business skills, insight, objectivity, honesty and integrity.
Steve lives with his two teenage children and spends his free time driving them around to various events in Davis, California.